I don't have a problem with my body. I'm not just going to strip off all my clothing, but if the part calls for it and I don't think there's any way round, I'm absolutely fine.
It's hard sometimes if you think a character should look a certain way and you're being pushed to do it differently. I've had fights over that. That's why it's so important that you work with good people.
There are many ways to be free. One of them is to transcend reality by imagination, as I try to do.
Want to learn to eat a lot? Here it is: Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.
If I weren't the way I am, I shouldn't write my symphonies.
I don't think you can in any way export culture with guns or tanks.
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them.
Our country, like every modern state, needs profound democratic reforms. It needs political and ideological pluralism, a mixed economy and protection of human rights and the opening up of society.
I think I don't want to use drugs or medicine, so nothing. The only way is to go on stage and to hope.
Love has its own instinct, finding the way to the heart, as the feeblest insect finds the way to its flower, with a will which nothing can dismay nor turn aside.
Surely all art is the result of one's having been in danger, of having gone through an experience all the way to the end, where no one can go any further.
If you get it out into the urban field it's going to be used or misused but it'll also probably provide a way of people acknowledging what the aesthetic is about because people have to confront it every day.
Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.
All art is a struggle to be, in a particular sort of way, virtuous.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
I don't know what women are attracted to. I can't tell, but certainly I have no notion of having sex appeal or being seductive in any way.
There's this idea that if you take your clothes off, somehow you must have loose morals. There's still a negative attitude in our society towards women who use a strength that's inherent - their femininity - in any way that might be considered seductive.
When I make an American movie it's going to come out all over the world-it doesn't happen the same way for an Italian film or a French film.
But curb thou the high spirit in thy breast, for gentle ways are best, and keep aloof from sharp contentions.
But I was thinking of a way To multiply by ten, And always, in the answer, get The question back again.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
The finest inheritance you can give to a child is to allow it to make its own way, completely on its own feet.
It'll be all of our efforts together. It won't won't ever be exactly the way I imagined it. And that is, I think, an important lesson as well, is that in any group enterprise it's going to be the sum total of the group.
When war comes, two things happen - profits go way, way up and all perishables go way, way down. There becomes a market for them.
It is no good getting furious if you get stuck. What I do is keep thinking about the problem but work on something else. Sometimes it is years before I see the way forward. In the case of information loss and black holes, it was 29 years.