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"I'm close to my mother, and I could sit talking on the phone with her all day." - Missy Elliot

"I don't want to be on the phone talking numbers and budget. I want to be creating a world." - Nicholas Sparks

"The difference between talking on your cell phone while driving and speaking with a passenger is huge. The person on the other end of the cell phone is chattering away, oblivious." - Marilyn Vos Savant

"My free time at home is usually spent emailing, listening to music, reading and talking on the phone. I wish I was on the phone less, but I have been fortunate to stay in touch with so many incredible friends." - Steve Nash

"Our most meaningful conversations go on late at night when we're on the phone with our friends or talking to our lovers." - Marianne Williamson

"With the advent of cell phones, especially with the very small microphone that attach to the cell phone itself, it's getting harder and harder I find, to differentiate between schizophrenics and people talking on a cell phone." - Bob Newhart

"Tweets? That stuff kills conversation. And people taking pictures with their phone or recording you, sometimes surreptitiously, is creepy. They come up and just start talking to you, and you can see the red light on their phone." - Robin Williams

"Anytime I see someone blocking the aisle in the supermarket while talking on a phone, I want to ram that person with my shopping cart." - Richard Turner

"If there's anyone in space, what they'll learn about the human race will be listening to us talking on the car phone." - Roger Mcguinn

"Is Thom Yorke there? Oh he is? Well then how the can I be Thom Yorke, talking to you, right here, on the phone." - Thom Yorke

"I'm very curious to know what the hell they're saying on the phone, but I'd be more worried if they weren't talking." - Kingman Brewster Jr

"I grew up in the 70s, when people talked on the phone - and just talked more. I remember the phone was the epicenter of our house. I spent hours every evening as a teenager waiting for the phone to ring and talking to my friends. Before the age of technology, it was also easier to just disappear from the face of the earth." - Jennifer Egan

"I love to work, although sometimes I can spend whole days doing nothing more than picking the lint off the carpet and talking to my mother on the phone." - Beth Henley

"The people talking on their cell phone and following GPS instructions to where grandma's house is saying I don't need space - excuse me, that's how you know where grandma lives, and when to make the left turn." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"When you are doing one thing - talking on your phone, texting, whatever - you are automatically not doing something else. What is the greatest scarcity in the world today? It's not oil. It's time. Time is precious. Don't throw it away." - Martin Cooper

"I once found myself driving, smoking a cigar, taking notes, and talking on the phone at the same time. I only became completely aware of this when I had to shift, and realized something had to give." - Gene Weingarten

"If I take refuge in ambiguity, I assure you that it's quite conscious. I'm very curious to know what the hell they're saying on the phone, but I'd be more worried if they weren't talking." - Kingman Brewster Jr

"I found out a long time ago that if I indulged by stuffing my face with great food, lying about reading books and watching TV or talking on the phone, I was not a happy camper." - Raquel Welch

"I'm not complaining about my cell phone - all my friends are in there, and all my favorite songs and all my favorite Benedict Cumberbatch GIFs; I don't want to give it up. But cell phones are the worst for talking on the phone." - Rainbow Rowell

"As I walked down the street while talking on the phone, sophisticated New Yorkers gaped at the sight of someone actually moving around while making a phone call. Remember that in 1973, there weren't cordless telephones, let alone cellular phones. I made numerous calls, including one where I crossed the street while talking to a New York radio reporter - probably one of the more dangerous things I have ever done in my life." - Martin Cooper

"Chatting on the phone, can't take back those hours..." - Kate Nash

"I don't get on the phone and prank people and things like that on the phone with people, no." - Tracy Morgan

"Your phone is a tool for communicating. You shouldn't be communicating with the phone; you should be communicating with somebody on the other side of the phone." - Andy Rubin

"Your phone is a tool for communicating. You should' be communicating with the phone; you should be communicating with somebody on the other side of the phone." - Andy Rubin

"Everyone talks about how we're on our phones all the time, but the fact remains that when I'm away on a film set for two months, I can Skype my family. I remember the phone calls my parents had to make when my dad was away for a while when I was younger - that once-a-week expensive phone call! The time pressure on talking to your father!" - Domhnall Gleeson

"She was not good on the phone. She needed the face, the pattern of eyes, nose, trembling mouth... People talking were meant to look at a face, the disastrous cupcake of it, the hide-and-seek of the heart dashing across. With a phone, you said words, but you never watched them go in. You saw them off at the airport but never knew whether there was anyone there to greet them when they got off the plane." - Lorrie Moore

"When I'm talking to somebody, I'll put a piece of paper on the table and I'll write what I call a conversation summary - notes about the conversation on the piece of paper. At the end of the conversation, I'll take a picture on my phone and give the other person the original piece of paper." - Edward Boyden

"One of the biggest challenges in the past for me in working on the networks was that audiences have grown accustomed to television being something that keeps you company-background music, something that you have on while you're flipping through a magazine, cooking dinner, talking on the phone, putting the kids to bed." - Aaron Sorkin

"It's getting harder and harder to differentiate between schizophrenics and people talking on a cell phone. It still brings me up short to walk by somebody who appears to be talking to themselves." - Bob Newhart

"Women had been on the verge of taking over the world-the Western world, anyway. Then some sexist pig in Silicon Valley invented the cell phone and women took a sidetrack on which all four billion of them would soon be happily talking to each other twenty-four hours a day, getting nothing else done, and Men Would Be Back." - John Sandford

"[Pablo Escobar] always told me that the day he used the phone would be his last day, something I had very clear while I was talking to him." - Juan Pablo Escobar

"The film world is a crazy place to be. You sit around all day waiting for the phone to ring. Are people talking about you or aren't they?" - Kyle Maclachlan

"My best friend Madison keeps a list on her phone of all of the different English slang that I say, so she has kind of like a translator so she can understand without having to ask me, "What on Earth are you talking about when you say 'nackered'?"" - Emma Watson

"I was talking to Jackson Browne on the phone. He said, 'I'm the slowest writer in the world.' I said, 'No, no, no. You're the second slowest. It seems the older you get the slower they come. I wonder if it is like that for everybody?' He said, 'It ain't with Don Henley. He seems to be writing more than ever.'"" - Gregg Allman

"I have gone on the air and announced my telephone number at the Washington Post. I go into the night, talking to people, looking for things. The great dreaded thing every reporter lives with is what you don't know. The source you didn't go to. The phone call you didn't return." - Bob Woodward

"The iPhone will maybe become more of a video-conferencing experience - you pick up your phone, you answer it, you'll be talking to someone looking at their face." - Chad Hurley

"I walked around my apartment with food in my mouth asking myself: "How do I come up with this voice?" Then I found the voice. I called the director and said on the phone: "Guess who you're talking to Chris? Sid, that's right Sid!" And that's how I came up with the voice. That's a true story." - John Leguizamo

""Our first conversation was on the phone. I was in the bathtub, and I had to tell him that I was in the bathtub because I was afraid he would think I was, like, playing in the toilet when he heard water swishing around. [...] Then we had breakfast in Santa Monica, and I spit egg inside of his mouth when I was talking." - Jennifer Lawrence

"Famous people are deceptive. Deep down, they're just regular people. Like Larry King. We've been friends for forty years. He's one of the few guys I know who's really famous. One minute he's talking to the president on his cell phone, and then the next minute he's saying to me, Do you think we ought to give the waiter another dollar?" - Don Rickles

"Famous people are deceptive. Deep down, they're just regular people. Like Larry King. We've been friends for forty years. He's one of the few guys I know who's really famous. One minute he's talking to the president on his cell phone, and then the next minute he's saying to me, 'Do you think we ought to give the waiter another dollar?'" - Don Rickles

"I'm the worst speller on the planet. I'm so glad for spellcheck on my phone." - Allison Janney

"Recreational talking is, along with private singing, one of our saddest recent losses. Like singing, talking has become a job for trained professionals, who are paid considerable sums of money to do it on television and radio while we sit silently listening or, if we're truly lonely and determined, call the station and sit holding the phone waiting for a chance to contribute our two cents' worth." - Barbara Holland

"I'm talking to people all of the time. So it hasn't really had a big impact. Access is never my main concern anyway. If you keep digging and making phone calls you can get stories and not have to rely on the good graces of the Pentagon spokesperson. I am not in his good graces." - Michael Hastings

"I have been, earlier in my life, a lazy writer. I'd spend three hours at the gym to avoid writing, or I'd just find other distractions - reading, doing laundry, talking on the phone, etc. But suddenly I was like a laser beam: I was relentlessly focused, sometimes to the detriment of other things." - Emily Susan Rapp

"I frequently run into this, where I genuinely feel like - and this is not just my head cold talking right now - I often, and this is going to sound weird, but I often feel like the guy who makes these movies is smarter than me. Smarter than the guy on the phone right now." - Don Hertzfeldt

"I write for kids because I think the most interesting (and most humorous) stories come from people's childhoods. When I was writing 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid,' I had a blast talking on the phone to my younger brother, Patrick, remembering all of the things that happened to our family when we were growing up." - Jeff Kinney

"I've been talking to certain wrestlers on the phone lately, and certain female wrestlers that were huge stars ten years ago, and the first thing I ask them is 'do you still want to work?' Do they want to talk, or do they want to wrestle or do something else in the business?" - Hulk Hogan

"People are not even going to have time to listen to radio in their cars because they are going to be talking on their phones or twittering, or BBM'ing. So I feel like the only time people are going to hear music is when your phone rings, so that's the whole market I'm going after." - Spencer Pratt

"People say pot-smokers are lazy. I disagree; I'm a multitasking pot-smoker: just the other day I was walking down the street, I was putting eyedrops in my eyes, I was talking on my cell phone, and I was getting hit by a car." - Doug Benson

"I have friends who I get along with who I know get very uncomfortable being alone, unless they're with people, talking all the time. Whether it's on the phone, or in person, they're never by themselves. Whereas I could be alone for months." - Viggo Mortensen

"I mean, you can't have sex until you're married if you're Mormon. The first time I had sex, my parents found out. They were listening in on the phone while I was talking about sex to my girlfriend. They freaked out, man. They both cornered me in my bedroom." - Bert McCracken

"Talking, texting or tweeting on your phone is the worst in any social situation. I went to a lunch during Paris Fashion Week, and I managed to steal a few moments with Lee Radziwill - who I think is perhaps the classiest woman alive - and she said this is her biggest pet peeve too. So I'm in good company." - Derek Blasberg

"The first thing I read was of my character on the phone talking to Sydney's fiance. Though short, it was so beautifully written, and it made me laugh. I thought if I wanted to play a character, this would be it." - Victor Garber

"One day in '61, I was looking in the Santa Monica phone book for a number, and there it was: Stan Laurel, Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica. I went over there and spent the afternoon with them. And pumped him with questions. I must have driven him crazy. I spent a lot of happy hours at Stan's house on Sundays just talking about comedy." - Dick Van Dyke

"There's great value to knitting or digging up your garden or chopping up vegetables for soup, because you're taking some time away from turning the pages, answering your emails, talking to people on the phone, and you're letting your brain process whatever is stuck up in there." - Chellie Pingree

"A lot of friendship is about practice, that's something I"ve learned as I"ve gotten older. It's not simply some spiritual soul-bond of memories and longings, it's really about having coffee every week, or talking on the phone every day or every other day - whatever suits you." - Ann Brashares

"A lot of friendship is about practice, that's something I've learned as I've gotten older. It's not simply some spiritual soul-bond of memories and longings, it's really about having coffee every week, or talking on the phone every day or every other day - whatever suits you." - Ann Brashares

"I observed a man sourcing candle wax from South America and selling it to Japan. I thought: 'That's unbelievable. Talking on the phone in his office, that man made money moving candle wax from one country to another.' It really interested me." - Ivan Glasenberg

"I keep my phone on the floor in my bedroom, and I turn the sound off when I sleep, but I never really turn my phone off." - Meryl Davis

"I think phone cases will always be novelties, but there's always so many interesting phone cases I like phone cases and I think the sillier the better - but this is a cool take on it." - Skrillex

"Return telephone calls promptly but be judicious about the time spent on the phone." - Mary Kay Ash

"Hang up the phone on a vampire, the definition of carefree." - Steve Aylett

"I've been on the phone, I think, 20 out of 24 hours the last three days." - Nate Oats

"The Internet isn't my thing. I so much rather talk on the phone." - Corbin Bleu

"Being able to check your balance on the phone is the best invention ever." - Lemar

"I also love to surf the Net and talk on the phone with friends." - Kiana Tom

"I love the Instamatic application on my I phone, it takes the coolest photos." - Carolyn Murphy

"...based on something called a 'ping,' where you literally ping a cell phone using an electronic signal that then reflects the location of where that cell phone is." - Jeanine Pirro

"As our voices rise in protest, the NSA monitors your every phone call. if you have a cell phone, you are under surveillance. I believe what you do on your cell phone is none of their damn business," - Rand Paul

"We've switched to text messages, we do anything we can to avoid being on the phone." - Chris Gethard

"I try not to do email; I try to talk to people on the phone." - Beck

"Why do people always gesture with their hands when they talk on the phone?" - Jonathan Carroll

"Did you know that, if you visualise, you can actually hug on the phone?" - Shelley Long

"Congressmen spend between five and seven hours a day on the phone, begging for money." - Eric Massa

"I just operate on the assumption that all phone conversations are bugged." - Terry Mcauliffe

"I'm much more into old-world, intimate conversations on the phone. I like to write letters." - Kimora Lee Simmons

"Just don't pull out your phone at all on the first date." - Jessica Szohr

"A lot of people don't know how to talk on the phone anymore." - Carly Rae Jepsen

"But then why, when talking on the phone, did they quarrel, on average at least once every four sentences? Maybe, though the inspector, it was an effect of the distance between them becoming less and less tolerable with each passing day, since as we grow old - for every now and then one must, yes, look reality in the eye and call things by their proper names - we feel more keenly the need to have the person we love beside us." - Andrea Camilleri

"I love Elizabeth Taylor. I'm inspired by her bravery. She has been through so much and she is a survivor. That lady has been through a lot and she's walked out of it on two feet. I identify with her very strongly because of our experiences as child stars. When we first started talking on the phone, she told me she felt as if she had known me for years. I felt the same way." - Michael Jackson

"I was talking on the phone in my trailer, and I looked in the mirror and I saw the badge clipped to my belt, a gun with a holster, and the suit and the tie with the jacket off, and it was just deja vu. I remember that image so clearly from growing up. My dad would come home for lunch, take off his jacket, have the gun and the badge." - Michael Trucco

"When we talk about computer network exploitation, computer network attack, we're not just talking about your home PC. We're talking about your cell phone, and we're also talking about internet routers themselves. The NSA is attacking the critical infrastructure of the internet to try to take ownership of it. They hack the routers that connect nations to the internet itself." - Edward Snowden

"Go to the phone, dial the number on the screen as fast as you can. Give $50 dollars a month for 10 months, God will do a now miracle...Wooo! I feel the Holy Spirit...We are not talking hocus pocus, this is a word from God...I have come to Dallas and Daystar with a word from God...God is speaking to people to give $5,000." - Steve Munsey

"...one of the most inventive forms of creative capitalism involves someone we all know very well. A few years ago, I was sitting in a bar here in Davos with Bono. Late at night, after a few drinks, he was on fire, talking about how we could get a percentage of each purchase from civic-minded companies to help change the world. He kept calling people, waking them up, and handing me the phone to show me the interest." - Bill Gates

"I wanted to give five solid years of being there all the time (with Sean). I hadn't seen my first son Julian grow up, and now there's a 17-year-old man on the phone talking about motorbikes. No matter what artistic gains I get, or gold records, if I can't make a success out of my relationship with the people I love, then everything else is bullsh*t." - John Lennon

"The new iPhone has encryption that protects the contents of the phone. This means if someone steals your phone - if a hacker or something images your phone - they can't read what's on the phone itself, they can't look at your pictures, they can't see the text messages you send, and so forth. But it does not stop law enforcement from tracking your movements via geolocation on the phone if they think you are involved in a kidnapping case, for example." - Edward Snowden

"I am out in public and using the phone. I am in a phone booth, got the phone in my hand and a man taps on the glass and says You using the phone? Nope, I'm superman, i am just looking for my costume. Here's your sign!" - Bill Engvall

"His gaze was a lot steadier than her heartbeat. "She's the reason for those whispered phone calls I used to overhear, is' she?" "Do' be silly. I was talking to my lover." "She told me she lives at a place called Brookdale. After I hung up, I did a little research on the Web. Your talent for obfuscation continues to amaze me." "Hey, I have' obfuscated in weeks. Makes you go blind." - Susan Elizabeth Phillips

"His gaze was a lot steadier than her heartbeat. "She's the reason for those whispered phone calls I used to overhear, isn't she?" "Don't be silly. I was talking to my lover." "She told me she lives at a place called Brookdale. After I hung up, I did a little research on the Web. Your talent for obfuscation continues to amaze me." "Hey, I haven't obfuscated in weeks. Makes you go blind." - Susan Elizabeth Phillips

"I hate the word "method acting." It's just so silly. You hear people going, "Yeah I'm a method actor." I'm like, "So what happens if you're playing a period film or something? You're in the Second World War. And what happens when your mom calls you on your phone? Do you go, 'Oh! What is this strange talking brick device?'" No. It's stupid. But you do everything you can to get in that mindset." - Jeremy Irvine

"A brand not responding on Twitter is like hanging up the phone on customers. With millions watching." - Dave Kerpen

"I like to drive with my knees. Otherwise, how can I put on my lipstick and talk on the phone?" - Sharon Stone

"Think what we would have missed if we had never ... used a mobile phone or surfed the Net - or, to be honest, listened to other people talking about surfing the Net." - Queen Elizabeth II

"Think what we would have missed if we had never... used a mobile phone or surfed the Net-or, to be honest, listened to other people talking about surfing the Net." - Elizabeth II

"We were still able to see the phone records of a potential terrorist cause, we held them, now you have to hope the phone company still has them, you have to argue with their chief counsel by the time you get access to it, and try to find out who they've been talking to before it's too late." - Barack Obama

"When I was a kid, phone calls were a premium commodity; only the very coolest kids had a phone line of their own, and long-distance phone calls were made after eleven, when the rates went down, unless you were flamboyant with your spending. Then phone calls became as cheap as dirt and as constant as rain, and I was on the phone all the time." - Susan Orlean

"I'm sorry about the phone call; and waking you. I know that it is late, But thank you for talking, because I needed to. Some things just can't wait." - Conor Oberst

"Marketing is the way your people answer the phone, the typesetting on your bills and your return policy." - Seth Godin

"The saddest day in Pixar history was when some guy said 'get Larry the Cable Guy on the phone." - Andy Kindler

"By the time I was in the fourth grade, I sounded exactly like my father on the phone." - Dick Cavett

"I listen to the phone-ins on the way home and I know how the fans feel." - Steven Gerrard

"I was talking to my father via phone from my hotel room when he said "I will call you right back" before he hung up. 10 minutes pass and the phone rings again. I thought it was him but it was a journalist telling me my father had died." - Juan Pablo Escobar

"I was making love to my wife the other night, I looked up. She was on the phone." - Rodney Dangerfield

"Those of us with ravaged faces, lacking in the social graces, desperately remained at home, inventing lovers on the phone." - Janis Ian

"A father is someone who can't get on the phone, in the bathroom or out of debt." - John Walter Bratton

"Across the world, on your phone, everybody gets the same list of things to read, listen to, and watch." - Mia

"The way we're going... if I called up another pitcher, he'd just hang up the phone on me." - Frank Robinson

"I'm always on the phone because I'm usually not with the people I want to be with." - Natalie Portman

"I have been on the phone 30 minutes with you and you haven't helped me solve this problem." - Jon Jones

"I bullshit on the phone all day with a variety of people discussing various projects, and occasionally write jokes." - Al Madrigal

"It's very typical that when two people are having lunch, they put a phone on the table between them." - Judy Woodruff

"Assuming I'm home and don't have an event, I'll have a massage or I'll talk on the phone." - Donna Karan

"That moment when Kanye West secretly records your phone call, then Kim [Kardashian] posts it on the internet." - Taylor Swift

"You're on CNN. The show that leads into me is puppets making crank phone calls. What is wrong with you?" - Jon Stewart

"I didn't own a cell phone for a long time. I was late in the game on that." - Vince Vaughn

"Never say anything on the phone that you wouldn't want your mother to hear at your trial." - Sydney Biddle Barrows

"A typical smart phone has more computing power than Apollo 11 when it landed a man on the moon." - Nancy Gibbs

"We move sometimes. We send messages to each other. We talk on the phone. Tell me, what can we do?" - Walid Jumblatt

"I'm much more on the phone to Mr. Kevin Pietersen these days than anybody else I know." - Trevor Mcdonald

"WordPress, it's a complex tool; it's like the back of a digital SLR... but that doesn't work on a phone." - Matt Mullenweg

"I never picked up my phone and called a bookmaker and bet on a baseball game from the clubhouse. Never." - Pete Rose

"I see people putting text messages on the phone or computer and I think, 'Why don't you just call?'" - William Shatner

"When a girl finally texts me back, that ding on the phone is like an angel singing." - Isaiah Mustafa

"The iPad - is that a phone or a computer? If I put it on my wall is it a TV?" - Chad Hurley

"What helped me a lot is the fact that I have a very short neck. If I had a neck like a stack of dimes, you can bet I couldn't take a good shot. But the fact that I had a short neck and worked on it a lot (as opposed to most fighters who don't work on their neck muscles) definitely helped. I would stand on my head against a wall and move my head back and forth, side to side, for half an hour or so while talking on the phone." - George Chuvalo

"When I was on the set, I was not talking on the phone or reading anything else. I was just reading things, listening to music and watching things that had to do with the state of the scene. So it would be a constant, maintaining for the whole day that state. If I had an hour off for lunch, I would put on a movie or something that would help me stay in that area. And at the end of the day, I was like a zombie." - Penelope Cruz

"If the phone doesn't ring, it's me." - Jimmy Buffett

"Would you phone the president of Ghana?" - Jose Mourinho

"If the Phone Doesn't Ring, It's Me" - Jimmy Buffett

"As users replace usage of the web with a mobile, app-centric ecosystem, the phone becomes the center of gravity. In this mobile world, Facebook is just one app on the phone." - Keith Teare

"Bob Wallace was my editor at Rolling Stone when I first started writing there, and he's a wonderful editor. I was in the Philippines during the Marcos overthrow, and I was up on what was called Smokey Mountain. I think it's gone now, but it was a garbage dump with a bunch of people living on it. I was talking to Bob on the phone, and I told him, "I'm a humorist. I can't write about this." And Bob told me to let my style be dictated by the subject, to take what I saw and write about it in the tone that it requires." - P. J. O'Rourke

"I chose the Xperia based on its functions. Apart from using the phone to communicate, I also use it to take pictures. The image quality with this cell phone is great." - Okky Madasari

"I got a pair of red, synthetic satin women's pants through the post the other day with a phone number on. That was quite strange. I haven't tried the phone number. In times of stress I may." - Jarvis Cocker

"I think the phone is a really personal device in a lot of ways. If you drop your phone or lose it there's a moment of panic. On the other hand there's a lot of control that users have." - Susan Wojcicki

"Every time I flicked channels, there I was, talking. I was talking too much and writing too little. So Naomi and I went to Hawaii. The phone was cut off and we lost touch. This gave me the chance to have a good think about my life." - Joe Eszterhas

"If my wife is cooking a meal at home, which is not often, thankfully, but you know, she's doing (oh, she's good at some things) but if she's cooking, you know, she's dealing with people on the phone, she's talking to the kids, she's painting the ceiling, she's doing open-heart surgery over here; if I'm cooking, the door is shut, the kids are out, the phone's on the hook, if she comes in I get annoyed, I say "Terry, please, I'm trying to fry an egg in here, give me a break."." - Ken Robinson

"I usually try to stay off my phone and enjoy the world, but when I am on my phone, it's always for social media - to talk to my bros and my fans and my friends." - Ross Lynch

"I meditate. Like, I try. Not every day, but even if I'm not doing that meditation, the moments of my day have changed because I'm not on my phone so much. I'm intentionally not checking my phone every two seconds." - Anderson Cooper

"He never hurries. He never shows his cards. He always hangs up first....Like when we first started talking on the phone, he would always be the one who got off first. When we kissed, he always pulled away first. He always kept me just on the edge of crazy. Feeling like I wanted him too much, which just made me want him more....[It was] excruciating and wonderful. It feels good to want something that bad. I thought about him the way you think about dinner when you haven't eaten for a day and a half. Like you'd sell your soul for it." - Rainbow Rowell

"Poetry is talking on tiptoe." - George Meredith

"So I just got on the phone and the engineer just patched me in and I did reports. I'd get a community leader and bring him to the phone, call up the station and do an interview over the phone with the guy." - Ed Bradley

"The NSA has the capacity to keep track of everything we do on the phone and on the internet.[Barack] Obama has done nothing about that." - Nat Hentoff

"Humans are pack animals. In Biblical times, the great market cities in Europe or the United States, people want to be with other people. And in a way, the more that we're isolated, whether we're living on farms and we're only talking to our cell phone, the greater the need we have for group experience. So while people are saying that no one is going to go shopping because it's just inconvenient, and it's not as easy as buying online, why are people going to concerts? Why are people going to museums? Why are they going to sporting events?" - Les Wexner

"I have a playlist of farts on my phone." - Lena Headey

"Phone networks can capture life on our planet." - Carlo Ratti

"I, like many people, am constantly on my phone." - Leelee Sobieski

"If you phone a psychic and she doesn't answer the phone before it rings, hang up." - Jean-Claude Van Damme

"We [with John Logan] started talking about The Searchers, and then he went on to tell me a story about when he first met John Wayne, and he said, "Hey, you be me and I'll be Wayne," and I said, "No, let me be Wayne!" Anyway, it was a very pleasant conversation, it was clear to him that I was a big movie fan, and by the time I got home, there was a phone call, asking if I'd mind doing one scene in the movie [The Aviator]." - Brent Spiner

"It was really cool being out on the road and doing school with my tutor over Skype or on the phone, but it can definitely be difficult." - Jackson Guthy

"I do have a really good memory. I mean, like, I can remember all the phone numbers of everybody on the street I grew up on." - Mary Karr



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