If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Desire increases when fulfillment is postponed.
Who, being loved, is poor?
What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.
The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.
It is impossible to please all the world and one's father.
Persistence guarantees that results are inevitable.
I am scared easily, here is a list of my adrenaline - production: 1: small children, 2: policemen, 3: high places, 4: that my next movie will not be as good as the last one.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
My dressing table was willed to me, with some of my furniture.
While I know myself as a creation of God, I am also obligated to realize and remember that everyone else and everything else are also God's creation.
The attempt to force human beings to despise themselves is what I call hell.
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it with reluctance.
Trifles make perfection, and perfection is no trifle.
Well, listen, you know, the Czech saying is, you know, when you are drowning you are grabbing even a little twig. That's what all Czechs were doing, grabbing for... with the hope for this little twig.
A poet never takes notes. You never take notes in a love affair.
And then you have the classical ballerinas, they're like sopranos. Applied to the dance.
There is always something ridiculous about the emotions of people whom one has ceased to love.
In any film there's always a historical implication.
No intelligent man believes that anybody ever willingly errs or willingly does base and evil deeds; they are well aware that all who do base and evil things to them unwillingly.
The true man breathes with his heels.
All over the web there are some very good critics and it's become for people who are interested. It's become a very good way to get to reviews and involve yourself in discussions.
Drama is action, sir, action and not confounded philosophy.
Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.