It is more important to know what sort of person has a disease than to know what sort of disease a person has.
Directing, I realize, on film is far more personal, you know. Cinema really is a director's medium. This is a very personal film.
The important thing is to know how to take all things quietly.
No, no, I was only funny on stage, really. I, I, think I was funny as a person toward my classmates when I was very young. You know, when I was a child, up to about the age of 12.
The person who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
France, and the whole of Europe have a great culture and an amazing history. Most important thing though is that people there know how to live! In America they've forgotten all about it. I'm afraid that the American culture is a disaster.
Only by joy and sorrow does a person know anything about themselves and their destiny. They learn what to do and what to avoid.
When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life; now that I am old I know that it is.
I would far rather feel remorse than know how to define it.
I like today and perhaps a little future still, but the past is really something I'm not interested in. So, as far as I'm concerned, I like only the past of things and people I don't know. When I know, I don't care because I knew how it was.
It is not enough to know your craft - you have to have feeling. Science is all very well, but for us imagination is worth far more.
It is far better to give work that is above a person, than to educate the person to be above their work.
My kids are not known, and I think that is very important. So far they have lived a normal life, and will continue to do so. I feel they should have the possibility to live a free life without the burden of fame I have created.
Tact consists in knowing how far to go too far.
Slash sat me down at his house and said, You've got to clean up your act. You know you've gone too far when Slash is saying, Look, you've got to get into rehab.
They're right to think that about me, because I'm the person most likely to sleep with my female fans, I genuinely love other women. And I think they know that.
I don't understand the whole dating thing. I know right off the bat if I'm interested in someone, and I don't want them to waste their money on me and take me out to eat if I know I'm not interested in that person.
I think the industry is oblivious to the fact that most people listen to all kinds of stuff. I personally don't know of anyone who listens to only one genre of music. It's vanity because no one does.
I'm definitely a messy person... I know where everything is but I just can't organize. I don't make lists and find scripts on the laundry machine, and under my bed, or in the bathroom, kitchen. It's bad, I really need to take control.
I have a hard time with morals. All I know is what feels right, what's more important to me is being honest about who you are. Morals I get a little hung up on.
Tact in audacity consists in knowing how far we may go too far.
Personality is the most important thing to an actress's success.
Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about.
I hold that the parentheses are by far the most important parts of a non-business letter.
Tact in audacity is knowing how far you can go without going too far.