What is television receiver?

Famous quotes containing the words receiver and/or television:

    Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
    Edmund Burke (1729–1797)

    We cannot spare our children the influence of harmful values by turning off the television any more than we can keep them home forever or revamp the world before they get there. Merely keeping them in the dark is no protection and, in fact, can make them vulnerable and immature.
    Polly Berrien Berends (20th century)