Entertainment today constantly emphasises the message that things are wonderful the way they are. But there is another kind of cinema, which says that change is possible and necessary and it's up to you.
Film is a very, very powerful medium. It can either confirm the idea that things are wonderful the way they are, or it can reinforce the conception that things can be changed.
Change alone is unchanging.
If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.
Architecture has recorded the great ideas of the human race. Not only every religious symbol, but every human thought has its page in that vast book.
I try to contrast; life today is full of contrast... We have to change.
The happiness of the bee and the dolphin is to exist. For man it is to know that and to wonder at it.
Stevie Wonder's records introduced me to '70s soul when I was 12 or 13.
I shoot a little bit, maybe two rolls, medium format, which is 20 pictures, and if it's not working, I change the position.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
There are lots of things a warrior can do at a certain time which he couldn't do years before. Those things themselves did not change; what changed was his idea of himself.
No mirror ever became iron again; No bread ever became wheat; No ripened grape ever became sour fruit. Mature yourself and be secure from a change for the worse. Become the light.
You know, the Oscar I was awarded for The Untouchables is a wonderful thing, but I can honestly say that I'd rather have won the US Open Golf Tournament.
Everything changes as a mother. Yes, work has changed. The projects that I choose are even more important to me now. The world he's growing up in and the kind of stimulus that is out there; they are so precious and I'd do anything to protect him.
To provide meaningful architecture is not to parody history but to articulate it.
Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
Being famous hasn't changed my perception of myself - I've just grown up.
I will not cut my film because, because, because, because of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
So what I'm saying is why don't we think about changing Schrodinger's equation at some level when masses become too big at the level that you might have to worry about Einstein's general relativity.
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name.
Every observed change of place is caused by a motion of either the observed object or the observer or, of course, by an unequal displacement of each.
People want to change everything and, at the same time, want it all to remain the same.
No liberal man would impute a charge of unsteadiness to another for having changed his opinion.
I never liked the name Eldred. Since nobody knew me in New York, I just changed to my middle name.