Top 252 Cable Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Cable Quotes from famous people such as Julia Stiles, Sharon Needles, Abigail Spencer, Kevin Reilly, Swara Bhaskar, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

We don't have cable, so I don't watch a lot of traditio

We don’t have cable, so I don’t watch a lot of traditional TV. I watch a lot of Netflix, and there’s this thing in Canada called Show Me, and then I also get things from iTunes.
Julia Stiles
It seems I am more beloved on a reality show from an extended cable network than I am in social circles in my own city.
Sharon Needles
I feel like network didn’t want me. I was doing all these pilots, and it never worked out. I was like, network doesn’t like me. I’m going to go to cable where I’m appreciated. Then it was funny; I think I had to go to cable for network to appreciate me.
Abigail Spencer
Before there was cable, Fox was cable.
Kevin Reilly
I was an avid ‘Chitrahaar’ and ‘Superhit Muqqabala’ watcher. We did not have cable TV for a long time, so that was my only source of entertainment growing up. My great fantasy was to be in ‘Chitrahaar!’
Swara Bhaskar
The entire experience of ‘Sonali Cable’ has been beautiful. It has been a long journey for me, both physically and emotionally and a great learning experience.
Rhea Chakraborty
Just about any story we think about doing, whether we’ve read it in a newspaper, heard it on the radio or come upon it through word of mouth – by the time you get there, every other network, cable station and talk show is already racing to the scene.
Connie Chung
Cable TV has become where the best actors, writers and directors have gone to work because they are allowed to do character-driven stories.
Kevin Spacey
I get really frustrated during a crisis when I go through all the cable channels and find – very often with the exception of CNN – that I’m not watching news at all. You think, ‘Well, God… there are talk shows, talk shows, talk shows and everyone is an expert!’
Howard Stringer
Because of network neutrality rules, activists can turn to the Internet to bypass the discrimination of mainstream cable, broadcast, and print outlets as we organize for change.
Patrisse Cullors
If you look at the heritage of the cable business, if you can own a niche, you have a good chance of succeeding.
David Zaslav
Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.
Horace Mann
Cable news tends to be talking points – you don’t have that much time to substantively unpack an issue.
Margaret Hoover
In 1984 nobody knew what cable was going to be. It was there, but you didn’t know where it was going.
Curtis Armstrong
We didn’t have cable TV. We just couldn’t afford it. But you don’t need cable to watch the Masters. In 1997, at the exact moment I started out, I watched Tiger Woods win the Masters.
Tony Finau
My unique contribution to the fitness industry is bringing fitness into the home through cable, VHS, DVD and now digital formats.
Denise Austin
I made a lot of money. I earned a lot of money with CNN and satellite and cable television. And you can’t really spend large sums of money, intelligently, on buying things. So I thought the best thing I could do was put some of that money back to work – making an investment in the future of humanity.
Ted Turner
Cable television and the Internet have created an unending demand for information, and there simply isn’t enough truth to go around.
Timothy Noah
I am working as a co-host on a show called, ‘Lifetime Live.’ It’s on the Lifetime cable network. My co-host is Deborah Roberts. She’s a news correspondent with 20/20. We are billed as a news and information show. It’s fun.
Dana Reeve
It’s not like Alaska isn’t wilderness – it mostly is. But most Alaskans don’t live in the wild. They live on the edge of the wild in towns with schools and cable TV and stores and dentists and roller rinks sometimes. It’s just like anyplace else, only with mountains and moose.
Tom Bodett
I grew up in this tiny town in Rhode Island, and we didn’t have cable. We had three TV stations, and one of them would play old movies. That’s what I would watch, and I always wanted to be, like, Myrna Loy in ‘The Thin Man.’
Arden Myrin
Cable is a great medium. It’s something I respond to. I’m not doing sitcoms. People don’t find me funny. That’s just the way it is.
Diego Klattenhoff
Yeah, it’s also a huge jump for NXT to come off the WWE Network and come onto cable television. That’s huge.
Christian Cage
Sonali Cable’ is not a low budget film, it’s a normal budget film.
Rhea Chakraborty
How do you do something where you’re able to be specific and edgy enough to compete with what the cable networks are doing and, at the same time, appeal to a broader audience? That’s the line that everyone in network television is trying to tread.
Jason Katims
For most of the Latinos in our nation, merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable would mean one company controlling their window to the world of culture and entertainment.
Tony Cardenas
For all the manufactured ‘Republican versus Democrat’ drama that dominates today’s cable news and political rhetoric, the most striking feature of our present-day democracy is not partisan divide – it’s a corrupt system that protects incumbents from the consequences that real democracy brings.
Letitia James
There’s a certain order to network shows that doesn’t exist so much in cable, which is, you know, if you want to change a line you’ve got to talk to the writer.
Brett Gelman
We had more viewers on the broadcast network than we did on the cable channel.
Brit Hume
The job for cable is to give the news and then also give the ‘so what.’
Douglas Brunt
I prefer to do cable TV because it allows you the time to do other things. I definitely have an eye on doing more work in features and playing different characters, but I am also a big fan of going on vacation and playing golf and going to the beach.
Bailey Chase
Parents should be allowed to choose which cable or sate

Parents should be allowed to choose which cable or satellite channels – sources of the most extreme content – come into their homes.
Campbell Brown
We’ve got to lift our game tremendously. We’ll sell our business news and information in print, we’ll sell it to anyone who’s got a cable system, and we’ll sell it on the Web.
Rupert Murdoch
The problem with the cable networks is the lack of money, not from personal income but as far as show budget.
Seth MacFarlane
Through the auditions and the process of ‘Sonali Cable,’ I realised that I want to be an actor.
Rhea Chakraborty
I used to devour a lot of stand-up comedy in my cousin’s basement. He had cable and I didn’t, so I went there and saw all the comedians.
Sebastian Maniscalco
Goats are the cable talk show panelists of the animal world, ready at a moment’s notice to interject, interrupt, and opine. They have something to say about everything, little of it complimentary. They are the most impertinent animals I have ever known.
Jon Katz
My father didn’t do a lot of direct education. My mother was the direct educator. She would put on these movies on American Movie Classics when we got cable, after my parents got divorced, which took like four or five years.
Wesley Morris
Good female parts are hard to come by, so I go all over the place to find them: cable TV, network movies of the week, foreign films, independent American films, studio films, the stage.
Holly Hunter
Like yes, I was part of a launch of an entire cable television network and we all worked so hard getting prepared for it and rehearsed so many times.
Maria Taylor
The major networks, the cable networks, they’re being prosecutors. They’re judges and jurors and executioners. Well, c’mon, that’s ridiculous. But they’re doing it.
Ray Bradbury
I think that there is eventually going to transition in to a way where – I think cable is eventually going to go the same way as just regular radio. Where people still listen to it, it still exists, but for the most part, they’ve got MP3, they’ve got satellite radio, they’ve got Pandora.
Eli Drake
Evil comes in through the cable and through the Internet. We look forward to the advent of driverless cars. But they can be hacked. You could be riding along, and some 14-year-old in Romania takes over your car, so you end up running the lights and losing your brakes or, worse, listening to Eminem. What’s the purpose?
Richard Cohen
You know, people aren’t watching a network: they’re watching cable channels.
James Purefoy
I know I’m on a small cable reality show. I’m realistic where I stand in the scheme of things.
Jai Rodriguez
The great thing about working in cable is that, since the season is truncated – we only do 12 shows – the writers are more at ease in terms of mapping out the trajectory of the story and the characters.
Jimmy Smits
Cable news is more titillating to talk about who’s up and who’s down and all that nonsense as opposed to what’s actually done.
Kal Penn
Since I have access to every, every crisis in the world because it’s always blaring at me on cable television, that doesn’t mean I have to worry about every one of them. This is also known as knowing where the off button is.
Eric Schmidt
Television is better than it’s ever been in history. A lot of stories are being pushed – because of how complicated they are to make – toward Netflix and other channels on cable.
Leonardo DiCaprio
People choose their modes of information in much more tunneled ways. I think cable news contributes for sure. I think President Trump contributes.
Martha MacCallum
When I was in the sixth form I presented a cable and satellite programme about music, television and video. I used to do public speaking competitions.
Konnie Huq
As you do on any cable series, if they introduce you as the villain, then you better start working towards making him a really good guy, or if they introduce you as a really good guy, then you better start working towards being the villain. Your character has to go somewhere, or else they become very uninteresting.
Zach McGowan
Robert Osborne either has the best job in the world, or comes very close. As millions of viewers know, Osborne is the resident host of the great Turner Classic Movies (TCM) channel, the most reliable source of pure enchantment in the cable universe.
Tom Shales