We are not victims of the world we see, we are victims of the way we see the world.
I don't have anything against work. I just figure, why deprive somebody who really loves it.
You've got to keep fighting; you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive
Art depends on luck and talent.
Francis Ford Coppola
Am I allowed to say I really wanted this?
"As you go through history, I didn't think it was going to get quite this close. So it's just one of those recurring thingsâ€¦ I hope this doesn't come true in our country. Maybe the film will waken people to the situation."
I just wanted to be an ordinary parish priest.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering and it's all over much too soon.
If you have this enormous talent, it's got you by the balls, it's a demon. You can't be a family man and a husband and a caring person and be that animal. Dickens wasn't that nice a guy.
Documentation is like sex: when it is good, it is very, very good; and when it is bad, it is better than nothing.
Never confuse the size of your paycheck with the size of your talent.
I have such poor vision I can date anybody.
"When I came to New York it was the first time I'd ever taken a plane, the first time I'd ever gotten a taxi-cab, the first time for everything. And I came here with 35 dollars in my pocket. It was the bravest thing I'd ever done."
Only fine cigars are worth smoking and only men who smoke fine cigars are worth kissing.
Sonny and Cher.
In order to have great happiness, you have to have great pain and unhappiness-otherwise how would you know when you're happy?
How I wish we lived in a time when laws were not necessary to safeguard us from discrimination.
Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.
May you live as long as you want and not want as long as you live.
It is simply untrue that all our institutions are evil that all politicians are mere opportunists, that all aspects of university life are corrupt. Having discovered an illness, it's not terribly useful to prescribe death as a cure.
People should be afraid of the cancer, not the mammogram.
Live so that your friends can defend you but never have to.
H W Arnold
The UN is committed to the goal of ensuring that all nations share in economic, social, & scientific progress. It delivers humanitarian assistance to the victims of wars and natural disasters.
Unless both sides win, no agreement can be permanent.
Never separate the life you live from the words you speak.
Develop high expectations.
I think that in the minds of many, the press is being seen less and less as a neutral observer in the impeachment enterprise and more and more as participants, or even collaborators. [On Media's Participation In Watergate]
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
Not only is it harder to be a man, it is also harder to become one.
A family is a family not because of gender but because of values, like commitment, trust and love.
The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it-as long as you really believe 100 percent.