"I really learned the power of the tube on Sesame Street and how it can influence a very young mind"
- Ruth Buzzi
About this Quote
Ruth Buzzi is claiming that she obtained an understanding of just how prominent television can be for children by dealing with Sesame Street, and also specifically through using the tv "tube." She identifies the impact that media can have on forming a youngster's mind and also advancement.
"In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist"
"We live in an age when to be young and to be indifferent can be no longer synonymous. We must prepare for the coming hour. The claims of the Future are represented by suffering millions; and the Youth of a Nation are the trustees of Posterity"
"People assume I'm out there having this great life, but money doesn't erase the pain. When you're young you barrel through life, making choices without thinking of repercussions. A few years down the line, you wake up in a certain place and wonder how the hell you got there"