If you wait until the right time to have a child you'll die childless, and I think film making is very much the same thing. You just have to take the plunge and just start shooting something even if it's bad.
A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. Everything is united by it alone. Love is God, and to die means that I, a particle of love, shall return to the general and eternal source.
If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?
We must consider the distinctive characters and the general nature of plants from the point of view of their morphology , their behavior under external conditions, their mode of generation, and the whole course of their life.
I think that's a result of just a general increase in speed of the vibration of life itself.
You can think you've made it and yet the next day's press will always be waiting for you, the public will always ask more of you. In short, you can always do better!
To die for one's country is such a worthy fate that all compete for so beautiful a death.
I just want to make one really good movie a year. And when I die, to know I was honest as an artist.
It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for eight hours; he can't make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.
To die for a religion is easier than to live it absolutely.
If there is not the war, you don't get the great general; if there is not a great occasion, you don't get a great statesman; if Lincoln had lived in a time of peace, no one would have known his name.
Wait for the Lord. Behave yourself manfully, and be of good courage. Do not be faithless, but stay in your place and do not turn back.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
There's something about death that is comforting. The thought that you could die tomorrow frees you to appreciate your life now.
I keep waiting to meet a man who has more balls than I do.
To have in general but little feeling, seems to be the only security against feeling too much on any particular occasion.
The priority must be the unification of the world titles to straighten things out. But we should not wait that long anymore to change the situation, because we are running out of time.
It is easier to find men who will volunteer to die, than to find those who are willing to endure pain with patience.
You have a lot of time on these tours. As Alice Cooper said, you can either drink all day or golf.
Whoever has the luck to be born a character can laugh even at death. Because a character will never die! A man will die, a writer, the instrument of creation: but what he has created will never die!
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.