(~^.^)~ try Youbidder.com last second Ebay bid free

I've been writing fiction probably since I was about 6 years old, so it's something that is second nature to me now. I just sit down and start writing. I don't sit down and start writing and it comes out perfectly - it's a process.


Candace Bushnell

  Email Quote to Friends   Link to Quote   Create Short URL  Publish Text About This Quote   Share on Facebook, Twitter, and more
  See Recommended Quotes For You

Related

I've always loved writing, and the impulse for me is storytelling. I don't sit down and thin...
RANDA ABDEL-FATTAH
I think most fiction writers naturally start by writing short stories, but some of us don't. Whe...
ANDREA BARRETT
I figure I wrote 37 songs in 20 years, and that's not exactly a full-time job. It wasn't tha...
TOM LEHRER
I've been writing and composing songs since I was 5 years old.
OLIVIA D'ABO
I think it starts to feel really redundant when you start to do something the same way over and over...
BRIE LARSON
Writing is such a weird emotional thing. It's hard. If you sit down with a plan to write somethi...
LAUREN MILLER
Writing is total grunt work. A lot of people think it's all about sitting and waiting for the mu...
JODI PICOULT
Everything for me starts very small and snowballs. So I rarely start with the grand idea and find a ...
KHALED HOSSEINI
I came from a family of incredible storytellers, but I didn't start writing children's books...
PATRICIA POLACCO
I only type every third night. I have no plan. My mind is a blank. I sit down. The typewriter gives ...
CHARLES BUKOWSKI
And I love writing; I've been writing ever since I was seven.
JENA MALONE
I've been writing since I'm five years old. I've been writing books since high school - ...
KARRINE STEFFANS
Ever since 'Strange Heaven,' I haven't really reread my old work. Not so much because I ...
LYNN COADY
I've led a very isolated existence since I was 6 years old. It's kind of been me and my mind...
MACAULAY CULKIN
I would say just start writing. You've got to write every day. Copy someone that you like if you...
ELMORE LEONARD
I don't know what any of my songs are about. I don't sit down to write about anything. They&...
LIAM GALLAGHER
I've been writing stories since I was a kid. I love writing stories.
RANDA ABDEL-FATTAH
Writing wasn't about making money. I wanted to find fulfillment in writing and telling stories, ...
TED DEKKER
I'm a writer who simply can't know what I'm writing about until the writing lets me disc...
FLOYD SKLOOT
Actually, that's one of the things I was thinking about writing a story about me, loosely based ...
MATTHEW MCGRORY
You don't start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it's good st...
OCTAVIA BUTLER
I like to sit down every day and not know where the book is going. I have no idea where the book is ...
TED BELL
Early in my songwriting career, when I was learning a lot about writing songs, I'd force myself ...
LUKE BRYAN
I've always kept writing. There's never been a moment where I went through a spell where I j...
CASSADEE POPE
A cookbook is not like being an author. It's writing down recipes; it's not writing.
GRANT ACHATZ
When I'm directing, I'm pretty much not writing, but when I'm not directing I am writing...
ADAM RAPP
I've continued to write fiction since being in television. TV is a different kind of writing, bu...
KEM NUNN
All I'm writing is just what I feel, that's all. I just keep it almost naked. And probably t...
JIMI HENDRIX
I think it's Jerry's masterful fiction writing.
TIM LAHAYE
When I'm writing about reality, I'm writing about death. When I'm writing fiction, I'...
RALPH PETERS
I write in a pretty straightforward way. I kind of sit down at page one and start writing.
ZACK SNYDER
For me personally, I'm always writing from what's happening in my emotional life. Even witho...
WASHED OUT
I think about the characters I've created and then I sit down and start typing and see what they...
TOM CLANCY
I like writing letters and receiving letters. It's a shame that we've lost the art of letter...
ELIZABETH MCGOVERN
When you're writing for a sequel and there's a movie that's been deemed sacred ground by...
TROY DUFFY
It's so, so awful for my entire body and my spine and my hands, and I have a perfectly good desk...
MALLORY ORTBERG
I've been really lucky when it comes to casting kids, and I don't particularly like child ac...
JEFF NICHOLS
I've thought about writing, but it hasn't happened yet. It's like schoolwork - you start...
MATTHEW GOODE
When a series is doing well, it's very tempting to keep writing it, even when the creative well ...
KELLEY ARMSTRONG
I've been writing songs since I was at least 20. That's what I wanted to do before I became ...
KAREN ELSON
It's a marvellous life, a gregarious life that we've had. We're very lucky in that way. ...
ALBERT FINNEY
Lyrics are so important, I hate every second of writing them, but it's something I take great pr...
NATE RUESS
I hate this idea that I've somehow become detached. It's like I can't win. I'd been ...
BILLY BEANE
To me, it's a religious experience to sit down at anyone's table. I feel so invited, like it...
DEBI MAZAR
Once I've written something it does tend to run away from me. I don't seem to have any part ...
DAVID BOWIE
If you start writing to an audience you're talking down to them. I've never written for any ...
MELISSA ROSENBERG
I don't want to name any names, but I've worked on television shows where there's a guy ...
ZACHARY KNIGHTON
Anytime that I've felt uninspired, I don't force myself to sit down and write. I only do it ...
ZOE KAZAN
'If I Should Love Again' - I was just so impressed with myself writing something like that. ...
BARRY MANILOW
With writing a song, I've always felt, right from the start, like I'm scraping the bottom of...
NICK CAVE
When I'm home on a break, I lock myself in my room and play guitar. After two or three hours, I ...
EDDIE VAN HALEN
Writing this book feels like a completely different activity from writing my comic strip because it&...
ALISON BECHDEL
Right now, writing for me is most rewarding because I'm old enough now to have something to say,...
DOUGLAS WOOD
I love the secrecy of writing fiction. When I write a novel, I don't tell anybody what I'm d...
UMBERTO ECO
I've been writing a lot more, I believe, because of the Internet. I've been posting stuff th...
ERROL MORRIS
While I love to read contemporary fiction, I'm not drawn to writing it. Perhaps it's because...
GERALDINE BROOKS
I reached a point where I'd watched enough directors do the job that I felt I understood it. And...
DAN GILROY
When I started writing about vampires, I swore that I wouldn't touch the 'Dracula' legen...
JEANIENE FROST
I already feel a bit annoyed at myself for writing screenplays. It's a bit, I don't know, mo...
EMILY MORTIMER
I think that's what fiction writing is actually all about. It's about trying to solve proble...
ELEANOR CATTON
It's so easy for me to do a boy-bashing pop song, but to sit down and write honestly about somet...
AVRIL LAVIGNE
I've always been creating my whole life, you know. I've just had a need to create, whether i...
DAN FOGLER
In TV writing, I felt like Gulliver being tied down by the Lilliputians. There's so much more fr...
MARIA SEMPLE
I don't think I'm interested in writing women's novels anymore.
CAROLYN SEE
I've rewritten other films and watched my writing be mutilated, but luckily, it's been mutil...
CHRISTOPHER MCQUARRIE
I've always thought that writing isn't really that hard. It's having a good idea that...
LYLE LOVETT
To me, writing and composing are much more like painting, about colors and brushes; I don't use ...
JAMES HORNER
If we don't start playing better on defense, it's going to be hard. We can't just sit th...
WILLIAM THOMAS
The great thing for me, now, is that writing has become more and more interesting. Not just as a cra...
SAM SHEPARD
In time I began to understand that it's when you start writing that you really find out what you...
DAVID MCCULLOUGH
I don't see myself as an artist, as a writer. The sort of writing that I do, which is popular fi...
FIONA MCINTOSH
I'm still learning my craft, and I've been writing since I was nine.
KAGE BAKER
If I don't cry while writing a key emotional scene, my gut feeling is it's failed.
JOJO MOYES
The process of writing and directing drives you to such extremes that it's natural to feel an af...
DARIO ARGENTO
I've written a lot of books now; I've been published for over 30 years. I hope with every bo...
CHARLAINE HARRIS
The Internet is a limitless library at your fingertips. It's a great place to start with the acq...
BARRY EISLER
People think my work is therapeutic. I don't see it that way. It's not like I'm saving m...
NEIL LABUTE
It's part of a cycle of stories I'm writing where I deconstruct classic science fiction.
CORY DOCTOROW
The dove act? I'm still working on it. I don't think it's perfect yet. I got my first pa...
LANCE BURTON
The hard part of writing at all is sitting your ass down in a chair and writing it. There's alwa...
JERRY POURNELLE
It's really hard to write personal songs. I'm not good at writing ditties because as far as ...
EMILY ROBISON
I write, having seen what's happening already in my head. I see it as a movie, and I'm just ...
VICTORIA AVEYARD
Writing's still the most difficult job I've ever had - but it's worth it.
JOHN GRISHAM
Structure that really pays off is all based on emotion. I don't write down an elaborate plan. It...
GRAHAM SWIFT
By the time I sat down to write 'Family Pictures,' I hadn't written anything in almost t...
JANE GREEN
I do want to work on writing, because writing's a skill. Writing is something that you can train...
KRISTEN STEWART
'The Sopranos' all came down to the writing. I wouldn't have been on for as long as I wa...
JAMES GANDOLFINI
'Sunday Morning Coming Down' is probably the most directly autobiographical thing I'd wr...
KRIS KRISTOFFERSON
I'm a writer first and a singer second. And then I started editing my own videos when I was 17, ...
LANA DEL REY
It's the thing I struggle with every day: the mental diligence and stamina needed to sit in fron...
NALO HOPKINSON
Writing and playing songs is something that I've loved doing since the day I started. It's n...
GEORGE EZRA
I can't sculpt. But if I were a sculptor, as you start to get something that actually looks like...
STANLEY A. MCCHRYSTAL
I don't think I could ever give up music. It's what makes me tick. If there was no music, th...
MAGGIE STIEFVATER
I've never had a chance to sit down and enjoy what's happened - I've been too panicked a...
ADAM RICKITT
Of course it's fun writing about an egomaniac, but I know there are going to be reviewers who...
MICHEL FABER
'Writing' always means 'not writing' to me because I will do anything to put it off....
CATHERINE TATE
I've been writing full-time since 1978.
ALAN DEAN FOSTER
I love to write a book out of questions; in fact, I think it's the only way my writing can opera...
KATE GRENVILLE
I like writing a lot more than I used to. I used to find it scary but now I've got used to it on...
VICTORIA WOOD
I don't even know if you can blink in a hundredth of a second, and that's what it comes down...
BRITTANY BOWE

More Candace Bushnell

The reality about being economically dependent on someone else usually doesn't work out for wome...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Maybe our girlfriends are our soulmates and guys are just people to have fun with.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Growing up, nobody I knew even knew a writer. So it was a big adventure and something that I've ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
What I have yet to see is a real woman choose a younger man because he spent six hours a day at the ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I was all excited. I'd been writing for women's magazines and felt marginalized. No one takes you se...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I think that one of the things that has changed the perception is that there are so many more single...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
If you believe in love, you're setting yourself up to be disappointed.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
From my experience, honey, if he seems too good to be true—he probably is.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Some people are settling down, some people are settling and some people refuse to settle for anythin...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It’s tempting to wish for the perfect boss, the perfect parent, or the perfect outfit. But maybe t...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
She didn't want to have anything to do with the party. She was tired of feeling like she didn't fit ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It was the first honest emotional connection I'd had in a while. So I immediately panicked and had t...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The fact that a man is open to being with an older woman suggests that he doesn't give a hang wh...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
What I tried to do with the characters is put them in the same situation that powerful and successfu...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
That's kind of a difficult question, because people say I'm one of the people who started it ... but...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Out of all the neighborhoods in Manhattan, Soho in particular had the charged atmosphere of a movie ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I have a house in the Connecticut countryside where you'll always find me, summer or winter.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The women I know who have children and have careers, they seem to be very happy. They love their chi...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
New York is a city where people are ambitious. They want things.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I have to tell you, TV is an incredibly difficult medium. The most challenging show to do is the hou...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I love things that are old and glittery, that come with layers of glamour and past lives.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
You need characters who want things. They want love, they want recognition, they want happiness.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
We need to encourage young women to find what they love to do. That is a very valuable pursuit - mor...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
There's so many things that mattered so much in my 20s and 30s that don't matter now.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
You don't have to do everything by the time you're 30. Or 40. All you need is a work ethic. ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I'm really enjoying being single. I'm not even looking to meet anybody, which is so freeing.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Everyone assumed that if you were beautiful, things just fell in your lap?
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I'm looking for love. Real love. Ridiculous, inconvenient, consuming, can't-live-without-each-other ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
When I started writing 'Sex and the City,' I was writing about women I knew in New York who were in ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
To me, now being in my 40s and a bit more successful, it makes you feel a little bit more generous t...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
People are always telling women to lose weight, and then when they do, other women attack them for i...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
There are so many beautiful girls around that after a while you start looking for someone who can ma...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I don't know. There are so many beautiful girls around, that after a while you start looking for som...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I didn't want it to be this way."
"Yes, you did," she said, "because it is."
"I just want...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I do not pick the wrong guys. They pick me.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Better alone than badly accompanied.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
You have to let go of who you were to become who you will be.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Maybe mistakes are what make our fate... without them what would shape our lives? Maybe if we had ne...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Maybe some women aren't meant to be tamed. Maybe they just need to run free until they find someone ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
That was the wonderful thing about New York: Years of bad blood could be wiped out with a single ges...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I love Chicago. I lived there briefly for three months and kept a boat under one of those space-age ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Sometimes I want to be on 'The Real Housewives of New York.' I want to remind them to figure...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I started writing about New York as soon as I arrived. I was 19. I used to write short stories and s...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I know I'm not a wordsmith. And I don't write poetry. Sometimes I think I should, because it...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
No one is too busy to pick up the phone, to make a one-minute phone call. No matter how busy they sa...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Well in the book Carrie was my alter ego. In real life, Sarah Jessica and I don't look anything ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
My decorating and renovation skills are nil - indeed, I once used a shower curtain from Pottery Barn...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It's a job. When I'm writing I'm going to do it five to six days a week and I'm goin...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Women with money and women in power are two uncomfortable ideas in our society.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I sometimes read in a gossip column that I was at a party when I was in Europe at the time. It somet...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The most important thing to strive for in life is some kind of personal and professional achievement...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I actually don't shop very much. I have a tendency to rotate a few pairs of ripped jeans and an ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
My parents had a great marriage. Interestingly, it made it harder for me in relationships because I ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I'm the kind of person who would have liked to have lived at the Plaza. I love crystal chandelie...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The women in this book have realized that you can't completely rely on men, ... Women have got to re...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I think that they're characters who women either are themselves or are their friends.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I wouldn't be in shallow relationships, so I do nothing. I have no sex and no romance. Who needs it....
CANDACE BUSHNELL
As long as you're neurotic and crazy, he's great. But once he solves all your problems, he becomes t...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
A man came up to her. Expensively tailored suit. Okay, he wasn't exactly a man because he was only t...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
There are worse things than being thirty-five, single, and female in New York. Like: Being twenty-fi...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
..he said, he didn't know what to do. He couldn't move forward. He thought, they should move on. He ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I like my money right where I can see it…hanging in my closet
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The universe may not always play fair, but at least it's got a hell of a sense of humor.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
What Sex and the City did for sex and relationships, Lipstick Jungle does for success and power,
CANDACE BUSHNELL
You could say I lived the life, I wrote the book, and then it was made into a TV series starring Sar...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I was a freelancer all through my twenties. I did about one story a month and I wanted to write fict...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
As I'm writing, certain things become clear to me and certain things begin to feel right and mak...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I think a young woman's relationship with her father is really important.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I always thought that there was a really good chance that I wasn't going to get married.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Ever since I can remember I was telling stories and had a huge interest in other people and what mad...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I wish I was one of those persnickety types who buys guidebooks and studies them, but I don't ha...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Man may have discovered fire, but women discovered how to play with it.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Like it or not, in the end, it's one's body. It's literally what carries you through lif...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Even as a kid, I never liked breakfast. I just don't like to eat then. I like to get up and work...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The key to life is your attitude. Whether you're single or married or have kids or don't hav...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I don't know where I'm going, but I know I'm going somewhere.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Since I had to write every week, I knew the column had to be about something I know.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It's really about the challenges, dreams and fears of contemporary, modern women.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
For me, having it all is being paid to write novels,
CANDACE BUSHNELL
But that was the problem with New York: No matter how succesful you thought you were, there was alwa...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Beware what you consume, lest you appetite grow by what it feeds on.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
When one good thing happened to you, other good things seemed to follow.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I started working for the 'NY Observer' when I was 33. After I had been writing for them for...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It was ironic, but when you scratched the surface, most successful men were working for one thing on...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
When you're alone, it's easier," she said a little wistfully. "You can do what you want. You don't h...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I think, when men tell women to lose weight, it's a diversion from their own lack of size in certain...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Life gives you lots of chances to screw up which means you have just as many chances to get it right...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I adore him," she said. "I feel compassion for him because he's totally fucked up.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I can safely conclude that we are single because we want to be.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
[Ms. Bushnell, whose work has always been informed by the goings-on in her personal life, said that ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Lipstick Jungle.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Something good happens to you, and you let off a different energy that attracts other good things.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I first arrived in New York in 1979. I was 19 and I was going to University in Houston, Texas, and I...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The '80s was all about this idea that women could have it all. You could have a career, and you ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Sometimes you have to find the passion. It comes from the inside... Everyone has to find it for them...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Well I actually do have a country house in Connecticut with a population of 3,000. Like, how small i...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I make mistakes. That's what I do. I
speak without thinking, I act without
knowing. I d...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
If I'm with a man, is that going to prevent me from achieving my goal? What sacrifices will I ha...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I was incredibly determined - I wrote short stories, I wrote the beginnings of novels. I wrote a lit...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The '90s are really the 'Sex and the City' woman, and I think, right now, the new contem...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The joke that I make is that there are instances on the TV series that happen to me, - except on Sex...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I've always been fascinated by young women who come to New York. The characters in 'Lipstick...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
'Lipstick Jungle' was on the air for 20 episodes - I loved 'Lipstick Jungle.'
CANDACE BUSHNELL
It was like time began to reverse, and somehow they managed to look better and younger-looking than ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
We're comfortable with movie stars having money. We're comfortable with a woman marrying a rich guy ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Sex and the City to me never really was about sex, that was kind of the icing on the cake. Success i...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
[As might befit a Bushnell character, she had it both ways.] I'm lucky. They send me the tapes, ... ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
You could say I lived the life, I wrote the book, and then it was made into a TV series starring Sar...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
That's what's great about life, ... You don't have to keep doing things you did in your 30s. Besides...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
When I first started writing the column and then the book came out, there were so many women who wou...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
After all, it's woman, who decide, if a man is desirable or undesirable.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Love is dangerous, if you know it's dangerous, that makes you treasure it, and you'll work harder to...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
..he said, he didn't know what to do. He couldn't move forward. He thought, they should move on. He ...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Maybe all men are a drug. Sometimes they bring you down and sometimes, like now, they get you so hig...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Lipstick Jungle: A Novel,
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The '90s are really the 'Sex and the City' woman, and I think, right now, the new contemporary woman...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The car was on the FDR drive now and, turning her head, she glanced out at the bleak brown buildings...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
The most important thing in business is a persona, Nico,' he was fond of saying. 'People want to kno...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Sometimes you have to find the passion. It comes from the inside. ... Everyone has to find it for th...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
What if I'm a princess on another planet? And no one on this planet knows it?
CANDACE BUSHNELL
Whoever we are here, we might be princesses somewhere else. Or writers. Or scientists. Or presidents...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I'm looking forward to writing more novels for young adults.
CANDACE BUSHNELL
I think when I was 12, I started reading Evelyn Waugh, and I loved Evelyn Waugh so much, and I thoug...
CANDACE BUSHNELL
When I was running Atari, violence against humanoid figures was not allowed. We'd let you shoot ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I founded Atari in my garage in Santa Clara while at Stanford. When I was in school, I took a lot of...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Guilt is the very nerve of sorrow
HORACE BUSHNELL
Every company needs to have a skunkworks, to try things that have a high probability of failing. You...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
My sweet spot is figuring out how to make a product that people love and how to refine it to make th...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
It takes a lot to open up and love.
LAURA BUSHNELL
It takes a lot to open up and love. I think women find their divinity through their disappointment i...
LAURA BUSHNELL
Habits are to the soul what the veins and arteries are to the blood, the courses in which it moves.
HORACE BUSHNELL
I've always thought legal addictions are a great way to create a business. Starbucks is a wonder...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Learning ballroom dancing is great for your brain. But it only works for three to six months. After ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I guess I'd like to be known for being an innovator, fostering creativity, thinking outside the ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
One of the big concerns I have is that most of the HR departments in a lot of companies are hiring a...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
pipes, not arbiters of content.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Sonic and I were chatting back before we got on and he was telling me how proud he was to be inducte...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I'm here to pass the baton, so to speak, to some of these new inductees, many of which are guys that...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lo...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I think men are lost right now. They don't know what their role is. Women have had power through the...
LAURA BUSHNELL
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Innovation is hard. It really is. Because most people don't get it. Remember, the automobile, th...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
'Grand Theft Auto', in its deification of antisocial behavior, is where I heap the most of m...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I always loved both 'Breakout' and 'Asteroids' - I thought they were really good gam...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
It's a great project that allows a recurring revenue stream to happen in bars, restaurants and airli...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
We're moving away from a credentialed society to a merit society.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Hire for passion and intensity; there is training for everything else.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
A good interviewer is able to ferret out what the applicant is really passionate about. Ask them wha...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
People are often very nervous about getting in touch with what's inside. But there's no security in ...
LAURA BUSHNELL
You wanna build your IQ higher in the next two years? Be uncomfortable. That means, learn something ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Atari showed that young people could start big companies. Without that example it would have been ha...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
We had some really powerful technology - Atari always was a technology-driven company, and we were v...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
In 1980, Atari was bringing in around two billion dollars in revenue and Chuck E. Cheese's some ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Selling Atari when I did - I think that's my biggest regret. And I probably should have gotten b...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I'm the only one who was predicting the Nintendo Wii would beat Sony's PlayStation 3.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Walk to work, even if it's four miles. Ride a bike to work. Drive a different way. On your way t...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I think 'Something Ventured' is a nice piece because it celebrates venture capital in a uniq...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Habits are to the soul what the veins and arteries are to the blood, the courses in which it moves
HORACE BUSHNELL
A lot of what is wrong with corporate America has to do with a culture filled with antibodies traine...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I've been in navigation systems, robotics, restaurants, communications systems, touch screens, a...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
The subtle generational cues that make one thing cool and another uncool aren't always obvious t...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Young adults love to play games and they're thirsty for social interaction, but a lot of bar and...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I had an awful lot of my soul invested in Atari culture.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Everybody copied Atari products. So we started messing with them and it was fun. We bought enough ch...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Some of the best projects to ever come out of Atari or Chuck E. Cheese's were from high school d...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Today, companies have to radically revolutionize themselves every few years just to stay relevant. T...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an idea. It's the
person who gets out of the showe...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
It is not necessary for all men to be great in action. The greatest and sublimest power is often sim...
HORACE BUSHNELL
The ultimate inspiration is the deadline.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
I believe there are Steve Jobses all around us. Really, what is happening is that they're being ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.
NOLAN BUSHNELL
Every one who has taken a shower has had an idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries ...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
The thing we don't want to do is overstate the benefits, but there is all kinds of proof that ex...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
These days when you say 'videogame', people think of immersive games that take over your lif...
NOLAN BUSHNELL
You want your coach's blessing.
CANDACE PARKER
From my first dunk at 14 years old to my second NCAA Championship at the University of Tennessee, my...
CANDACE PARKER
There are several authors who are also lawyers - and not only the ones who write legal thrillers. Th...
CANDACE CAMP
We finished the fiscal year at the end of June $7.5 million over budget for fuel costs. If we contin...
CANDACE SMITH
Every time the cost of fuel goes up ten cents a gallon it costs us $1.3 million.
CANDACE SMITH
I've only dunked in one game. I don't want that to be my identity. I want to be known for an all-aro...
CANDACE PARKER
Bumping is really demoralizing for our teachers. If we lose all this ... student achievement will go...
CANDACE MILLINGTON
In addition to those one million gay Republicans reported to have voted for Bush, we are talking abo...
CANDACE GINGRICH
Retailers get it, they understand the value of being a good citizen.
CANDACE CORLETT
The clinics fit consumer's lifestyles, bringing the service to the shopper. Consumers are responding...
CANDACE CORLETT
Expanding for big box store is a challenge, especially in the Northeast. Therefore, retailers will h...
CANDACE CORLETT
The more I learned, the more I became broadly talented, and that worked to my advantage over time.
CANDACE COMBS
Alek is the antithesis of what the media have defined as beauty. She has really opened up the way fo...
CANDACE MATTHEWS
The coach took me out early on. He said I was playing too emotionally. I found my rhythm later on in...
CANDACE NORVILLE
She anchors our defense and our offense. She runs the show. We've held it down while she's gone, but...
CANDACE PARKER
It's a relief to finally do it and get it over with.
CANDACE PARKER
The beauty of entrepreneurship is that it rears itself in very unique ways and this is an example of...
CANDACE CORLETT
The clothes of that era are all about the fabric and the lay of the fabric, and the body was inside ...
CANDACE CORLETT
In my humble opinion, preserving racial purity isn't a worthwhile goal. You should be able to da...
CANDACE KITA
The whole atmosphere is going to be different. There is tension between all of us.
CANDACE THOMSEN
We've actually tracked a percentage decline in that category going back to 1996,
CANDACE CORLETT
She has done a tremendous job of telling the history.
CANDACE MATTHEWS
You don't hear about it any more ? you don't hear the victims' stories any more.
CANDACE LIGHTNER
She's versatile, can play all positions and dominates the net.
CANDACE KIMMETT
I’m only going say this—love is a wild creature that cannot
be tamed. It’s unconditional....
CANDACE KNOEBEL