Quotes on Television

Richard P. Adler

"All television is children's television."

Fred Allen

"Imitation is the sincerest form of television."

Rita Mae Brown

"Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television."

Hodding Carter

"Television news is like a lightning flash. It makes a loud noise, lights up everything around it, leaves everything else in darkness and then is suddenly gone."

Samual Goldwyn

"Television has raised writing to a new low."

Laurence J. Peter

"Television has changed the American child from an irresistable force to an immovable object."

Gore Vidal

"Television is now so desparately hungry for material that they're scraping the top of the barrel."