You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long.
I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age.
I was born at a bad time for Spain, but a really good one for cinema.
I haven't done a marathon for a long time. So we'll see. I will need good luck.
I never said I wanted to be around for a long time. I always said I wanted to be here for a good time.
Death is a commingling of eternity with time; in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.
The light that radiates from the great novels time can never dim, for human existence is perpetually being forgotten by man and thus the novelists discoveries, however old they may be, will never cease to astonish.
It's no good trying to keep up old friendships. It's painful for both sides. The fact is, one grows out of people, and the only thing is to face it.
Feelings do not grow old along with the body. Feelings form part of a world I don't know, but it's a world where there's no time, so space, no frontiers.
After a while, you have no idea how old you are because you've lied so many times.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls.
It's a very good time for horror. This business certainly has changed, but there's still room for serious horror films. Look at 28 Days Later, that's not a tongue-in-cheek picture.
The opportunity for doing mischief is found a hundred times a day, and of doing good once in a year.
I had a good time working with Russell Crowe, Ron Howard and Ed Harris. It was a great cast and Russell worked really hard, doing tons of research and questioning everything.
Yet, taught by time, my heart has learned to glow for other's good, and melt at other's woe.
They wrote in the old days that it is sweet and fitting to die for one's country. But in modern war, there is nothing sweet nor fitting in your dying. You will die like a dog for no good reason.
It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.
On the whole, human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time.
There are times when fear is good. It must keep its watchful place at the heart's controls. There is advantage in the wisdom won from pain.
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late.
Time as he grows old teaches all things.
Manuel is still today a good friend. The others I see rarely, but with Edgar I phone from time to time.
Movie directors, or should I say people who create things, are very greedy and they can never be satisfied... That's why they can keep on working. I've been able to work for so long because I think next time, I'll make something good.
I wanted to do another movie that could make us laugh and cry and feel good about the world. I wanted to do something else that could make us smile. This is a time when we need to smile more and Hollywood movies are supposed to do that for people in difficult times.