Quotes with plays
I am in show business. I don't, for a minute, ever forget that this is a business that I'm involved in, and it plays by business' rules.
Interview with Barbara Walters March 24, 1997
The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
The strange American ardor for passing laws, the insane belief in regulation and punishment, plays into the hands of the reformers, most of them quacks themselves. Their efforts, even when honest, seldom accomplish any appreciable good.
Editorial in TheAmerican Mercury (May 1924)
The family unit plays a critical role in our society and in the training of the generation to come.
I never deliberately set out to shock, but when people don’t walk out of my plays I think there is something wrong.
Every kid around the world who plays soccer wants to be Pelé. I have a great responsibility to show them not just how to be like a soccer player, but how to be like a man.
Success in business does not depend upon genius. Any young man of ordinary intelligence who is normally sound and not afraid to work should succeed in spite of obstacles and handicaps if he plays the game fairly and keeps everlastingly at it.
The place of the father in the modern suburban family is a very small one -- particularly if he plays golf, which he usually does.
Introduction to The New Generation (1930)