Larry King - Quotes

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I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening.

I remind myself every morning: Nothing I say this day will teach me anything. So if I'm going to learn, I must do it by listening.

Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention luck are kidding themselves.

Those who have succeeded at anything and don't mention luck are kidding themselves.

It's joyful to give. But for people who want to take advantage of you, you're kind of an easy mark. ---->>>

The names are bigger, the show is worldwide, but I get a royal pass into life in the broadcasting business. ---->>>

I've taken my boys to the house I grew up in. Taken them to the site of Ebbets Field, where the Dodgers used to play. They go to all the Dodger games, and they play Little League ball. I have infused them with New York spirit. ---->>>

I've made a lot of mistakes. I've bonded with some people who use you, and some people that take advantage of you. ---->>>

Communications is the number one major in America today. CNN had 25,000 applicants for five intern jobs this summer. ---->>>

If I do something caring for a friend, I have no doubt in my mind they would do it for me. ---->>>

I'm sort of the comic relief after a hard day at work. My message is that it's OK to relax. ---->>>

I'm 80 years old, and I don't know what I'm going to be when I grow up. ---->>>

I'm from Brooklyn. In Brooklyn, if you say, 'I'm dangerous', you'd better be dangerous. ---->>>

An NBA game in L.A., the Lakers - I'm a Clipper fan - it's to be seen as much as seeing the game. ---->>>

I love doing what I do. I love asking questions. I love being in the mix. ---->>>

You gotta ask 'why' questions. 'Why did you do this?' A 'why' question you can't answer with one word. ---->>>

I worked on the United Parcel Service truck, I sold home delivery of milk. But always, in the back of my mind, I wanted to get into radio. ---->>>

I never think of access or good will. I just want a good interview. I want guests to be informative and entertaining. I've never been concerned about someone's liking me tomorrow. ---->>>

Getting your house in order and reducing the confusion gives you more control over your life. Personal organization some how releases or frees you to operate more effectively. ---->>>

If you do something, expect consequences. ---->>>

I have lifelong friends. My oldest friend, Herbie, has been a friend since I was 9. I've had bonds for over 50 years with people. ---->>>

I have never understood the Iowa caucus. ---->>>

Good writers are in the business of leaving signposts saying, Tour my world, see and feel it through my eyes; I am your guide. ---->>>

I fantasized being a broadcaster. ---->>>

I never use the word 'I' when I interview someone. I think it's irrelevant. ---->>>

I was always telling everyone, I want to be a broadcaster. They'd say, What, are you crazy? What, you're going to be Arthur Godfrey? ---->>>

I'm the worst person to be stuck with in a traffic jam. ---->>>

With 500 channels and the Internet available, you'd think a candidate could get the word out. ---->>>

When I was 5 years old I would lie in bed, look at the radio, and I wanted to be on the radio. I don't know why. ---->>>

I did everything when I started. In Miami I did news, I did weather, I did sports, I did disk-jockeying. And I did a sports talk show every week - every Saturday night. ---->>>

My father died when I was nine and a half. We were on relief for two years. They call it welfare now, but it was relief then... I never forgot the generosity of New York. ---->>>

I've got a nice car. I love my job. I've got a bagel store, and I have breakfast every morning with friends I grew up with. I've been in movies, I've written books - I don't know how that all happened. ---->>>

Gleason became like a mentor of mine. I had Gleason helping me on television, Godfrey on radio. ---->>>

If they asked me, I did two shifts. I did sports, I did news, because I loved it. ---->>>

I had no trouble going from radio to TV - I just thought of TV as radio with pictures. ---->>>

I'm having as much fun today as I did when I made $55 a week, because it is as much fun. ---->>>

I like to put a stake in people, because I know people helped me. ---->>>

Les Miserables is one of my favorite stories. ---->>>

People would pay money to work at CNN. ---->>>

Sandy Koufax went to the same school as me. I graduated two years ahead of Sandy. ---->>>

Sports are my favorite. It's the first thing I turn to every day. ---->>>

When I broke in, in 1957, it was wide open. Now you're up against strong competition. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 11-19, 1933
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
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Occupation: Entertainer
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Larry King (born Lawrence Harvey Zeiger; November 19, 1933) is an American television and radio host, whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys and 10 Cable ACE Awards. He began as a local Florida journalist and radio interviewer in the 1950s and 1960s and became prominent as an all-night national radio broadcaster starting in 1978 (wikipedia)