"Kids now are so used to surround sound and the power in theater speakers, that the concert hall is a disappointment to them."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."David Ogden Stiers on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."David Ogden Stiers on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."David Ogden Stiers on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."David Ogden Stiers on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."David Ogden Stiers on Booker T. Washington
"Every time I hear, Cut. Print, something cold and electrical goes off in my head, because I'm never going to change that film."
"Something happens to us all when we experience something as a unit that doesn't occur when we're on our couches or holding our little portable DVD players."
"What we have to get clear to kids is that when you offer your stillness and open yourself to the experience of music, it pays you back more than you give."
"My father, who died a few years ago, was a good, simple, very honest man. His faith and affection for his family was just unassailable, without question."
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."