From When Hollywood Had a King
On Lew Wasserman:
“He helped me become president, he helped me stay president, he helped me be a better president.” —Bill Clinton
“If Hollywood was Mount Olympus, Lew Wasserman is Zeus.” —Jack Valenti
“At a time when the general image of business executives is not sterling, Lew Wasserman is the gold standard.” —Barry Diller
“I’m a very simple man.” —Lew Wasserman, to President Lyndon Baines Johnson
From the Hardcover edition.