Once you embody the language, the character comes really naturally, especially when you put the costume on.
The young Japanese, especially, love to wear the latest thing and when they come to London they head for my shops as part of what they want to find in Britain.
The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come.
I live for the present always. I accept this risk. I don't deny the past, but it's a page to turn.
Don't corral me, and I'll always come home. Just let me go out and play during the day.
Justice will not come to Athens until those who are not injured are as indignant as those who are injured.
Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated risk - and to act.
The most interesting information comes from children, for they tell all they know and then stop.
A girl's got to do what she's got to do to make somebody pay her a compliment. If that means moaning 'til the cows come home, then so be it.
Creativity comes from a conflict of ideas.
When an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation?, ' I say, 'Your salary.'
I interviewed survivors, I went to Poland, saw the cities and spent time with the people and spoke to the Jews who had come back to Poland after the war and talked about why they had come back.
Now comes the reign of iron.
I will always come with something that's aesthetically pleasing.
The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
Old age comes on suddenly, and not gradually as is thought.
The time comes upon every public man when it is best for him to keep his lips closed.
I am often on guard over the Russians. In the darkness one sees their forms move like stick storks, like great birds. They come close up to the wire fence and lean their faces against it. Their fingers hook round the mesh.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
I have read in Plato and Cicero sayings that are wise and very beautiful; but I have never read in either of them: Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden.'
A certain degree of neurosis is of inestimable value as a drive, especially to a psychologist.
And of course to work with Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton, and work with a wonderful, beautiful script directed by Nancy Meyers, it was really for me a dream come true.
I loved Old School. I thought Old School was very different than a lot of the comedies that had come out. And that character I liked. I tried to ground him very much in reality and play him very much finding things important to him that are somewhat ridiculous.
The best thing that can come with success is the knowledge that it is nothing to long for.
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy.