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Rod Serling

Read through the most famous quotes from Rod Serling

We're developing a new citizenry. One that will be very selective about cereals and automobiles, but won't be able to think.

— Rod Serling

#twilight-zone #development

Coming up with ideas is the easiest thing on earth. Putting them down is the hardest.

— Rod Serling

#writing #writing-life #life

It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper.

— Rod Serling

#both #dancing #difficult #documentary #every

There is nothing in the dark that isn't there when the lights are on.

— Rod Serling

#lights #nothing

There are weapons that are simply thoughts. For the record, prejudices can kill and suspicion can destroy.

— Rod Serling

#kill #prejudices #record #simply #suspicion

It may be said with a degree of assurance that not everything that meets the eye is as it appears.

— Rod Serling

#assurance #degree #everything #eye #may

Some people possess talent, others are possessed by it. When that happens, a talent becomes a curse.

— Rod Serling

#curse #happens #others #people #possess

Every writer is a frustrated actor who recites his lines in the hidden auditorium of his skull.

— Rod Serling

#auditorium #every #frustrated #hidden #his

Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself.

— Rod Serling

#itself #limits #mind #only #those

About Rod Serling

Rod Serling Quotes

Did you know about Rod Serling?

New York Times critic Jack Gould called the show "one of the high points in the TV medium's evolution" and said "[f]or Rod Serlinger power of narrative forcefulness of characterization and brilliant climax Mr. [clarification needed] Serling later told friends three other men had been killed before he made the test. For a variety of reasons Serling was transferred to the 511th's demolition platoon (nicknamed "The Death Squad" for its high casualty rate).

He was known as the "angry young man" of Hollywood clashing with television executives and sponsors over a wide range of issues including censorship racism and war. Serling was active in politics both on and off the screen and helped form television industry standards.

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