"People recognize certain things, like 'D' means 'this dialogue stinks.' We're dealing with shows that are written here, shot in New York and posted back here. Accurate communication is a necessity."
"A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation."Dick Wolf on Mark Twain
"Truthful words are not beautiful beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive persuasive words are not good."Dick Wolf on Lao Tzu
"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."Dick Wolf on George Bernard Shaw
"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true."Dick Wolf on Charles Dickens
"I'm a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they're interested in."Dick Wolf on Bill Gates
"I was raised not to be rude, but I also try to get the best work out of people."
"I do love television. But the business is accelerating and people are not getting the chance to fail."
"It's show business. No show, no business."
"I try to just communicate what I want done as clearly and simply as possible."
"If you're going to vote on a television contract, there is a certain rationality to saying that the same structures that are applied to Health Plan participation should be placed on the right to vote on a strike."