It is sometimes difficult to be inspired when trying to write a persuasive essay, book report or thoughtful research paper. Often of times, it is hard to find words that best describe your ideas.
VIPessays now provides a database of over 150,000 quotations and proverbs from the famous inventors, philosophers, sportsmen, artists, celebrities, business people, and authors that are aimed to enrich and strengthen your essay, term paper, book report, thesis or research paper.
Try our free search of constantly updated quotations and proverbs database.
Letter "E" » entertainment
«In a cruel and evil world, being cynical can allow you to get some entertainment out of it»
«Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either.»
«Is adult entertainment killing our children? or is killing our children entertaining our adults?»
«Good thing we've still got politics in Texas - finest form of free entertainment ever invented.»
«Ask a wise man to dinner and he'll upset everyone by his gloomy silence or tiresome questions. Invite him to a dance and you'll have a camel prancing about. Haul him off to a public entertainment and his face will be enough to spoil the people's entertainment.»
Author: Desiderius Erasmus
, haul up
«Holidays are in no sense an alternative to the congestion and bustle of cities and work. Quite the contrary. People look to escape into an intensification of the conditions of ordinary life, into a deliberate aggravation of those conditions: further from nature, nearer to artifice, to abstraction, to total pollution, to well above average levels of stress, pressure, concentration and monotony -- this is the ideal of popular entertainment. No one is interested in overcoming alienation; the point is to plunge into it to the point of ecstasy. That is what holidays are for.»
Author: Jean Baudrillard
, level best
, look to
, Popular entertainment
, sense an
, to the point
«It is better to make a piece of music than to perform one, better to perform one than to listen to one, better to listen to one than to misuse it as a means of distraction, entertainment, or acquisition of ''culture.''»
«Art is moral passion married to entertainment. Moral passion without entertainment is propaganda, and entertainment without moral passion is television.»
«Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.»
«It's no secret that we were sticking just about every nickel we had on the chance that people would really be interested in something totally new and unique in the field of entertainment.»