In this nation, leadership is dollars.
Originally, with all the shows, we went looking for belly laughs.
So we gravitated to shows and issues and causes that made people care.
Nobody doubts my partisanship, but a lot of the activity is nonpartisan.
The trafficking of sex and violence is comes after the demand for ratings.
Even when they don't know who Nixon was, these shows will continue to play.
When we went on the air, I didn't want to be interrupted for an act-one curtain.
The American people may not be the best-educated, but they're very wise at heart.
You're in the business - when you're a writer, producer, director - to get ratings.
I think the greater responsibility, in terms of morality, is where leadership begins.