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Eastman Quotes


"My first job after my retirement from baseball was as a narrator for the Eastman Philharmonica." - Willie Stargell

"What Bell is to the telephone-or, more aptly, what Eastman is to photography-Haloid could be to xerography." - Chester Carlson

"Kevin Eastman is like a Buddha, like the coolest thing in the world, like a rock star." - Greg Cipes

"Freud wrote a book on the essence of humor, but he didn't know what he was talking about. Max Eastman wrote a book, The Enjoyment of Laughter, that was a much better book, but nobody bothered to read it." - John Gould

"I was fortunate enough to take classes with Mel Powell at Yale University as well as a semester with Sam Adler at the Eastman School of Music. From Mel I learned to appreciate improvisatory ingenuity and from Sam rhythmic athleticism." - Barbara Harbach

"Well, it was kind of an accident, because plastic is not what I meant to invent. I had just sold photograph paper to Eastman Kodak for 1 million dollars." - Leo Baekeland

"As for the symphonic activities... when I was a student at the Eastman School of Music, I became exposed to a lot more musical forms, elements, opportunities, and I fell in love with strings and their uses." - Chuck Mangione

"Not with the Rochester Philharmonic, but I formed my own orchestra, made up of musicians from the Eastman School, where I'm on the faculty now, direct the Jazz Ensemble and teach improvisation classes." - Chuck Mangione