I think predictability has become the rule and I'm completely the opposite -- I like spectators to be disturbed.
I leave before being left. I decide.
All film directors, whether famous or obscure, regard themselves as misunderstood or underrated. Because of that, they all lie. They're obliged to overstate their own importance.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
All my life I've been harassed by questions: Why is something this way and not another? How do you account for that? This rage to understand, to fill in the blanks, only makes life more banal. If we could only find the courage to leave our destiny to chance, to accept the fundamental mystery of our lives, then we might be closer to the sort of happiness that comes with innocence.
You've got to keep fighting; you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive
The more opinions you have, the less you see.
Live every day like it's your last.
The prettiest dresses are worn to be taken off.
A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness.
The struggle is to synchronize the potential being with the actual being, to make a fruitful liaison between the man of yesterday and the man of tomorrow.
Men like women who write. Even though they don't say so. A writer is a foreign country.
Failure is not fatal; victory is not success.
We Barbie dolls are not supposed to behave the way I do.
Youth has become a class.
The cinema is truth twenty-four times a second.
Everyone has his reasons.
It should be a good story— speak about a time and place that is permanent. It should capture something wonderful with some great characters whether it's set in the past or in the future.