The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
The only advice my Dad's given me is: If you ain't having fun, it ain' working, so always have fun with what you're doing. If you don't love it then there's no reason to do it. And don't do it for fame or money- do it because it's something that you feel is right.
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Not only do I have to live, right, I have to get some cash for my troubles - it's a scary thing, and people need to start to think about the messages that they send in the movies.
It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.
Married love between man and woman is bigger than oaths guarded by right of nature.
I would love to be a player today. I had the right personality for it.
The new spirituality will step away from dogma, will step away from 'We're right and you're wrong.'
I'm on the patch right now. Where it releases small dosages of approval until I no longer crave it, and then I'm gonna rip it off.
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.
Any law which violates the inalienable rights of man is essentially unjust and tyrannical; it is not a law at all.
You had no right to be born; for you make no use of life. Instead of living for, in, and with yourself, as a reasonable being ought, you seek only to fasten your feebleness on some other person's strength.
Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters, to gaze from shore upon another's great tribulation; not because any man's troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant.
Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.
We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool.
It infuriates me to be wrong when I know I'm right.
Begin thus from the first act, and proceed; and, in conclusion, at the ill which thou hast done, be troubled, and rejoice for the good.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something.
If you had a face like mine, you'd punch me right on the nose, and I'm just the fella to do it.
If you love someone, you say it, right then, out loud. Otherwise, the moment just passes you by.
Bring a wife home to your house when you are of the right age, not far short of 30 years, nor much above; this is the right time for marriage.
A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.
In this business, by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to save yourself. Unless you're running scared all the time, you're gone.
If a movie isn't a hit right out of the gate, they drop it. Which means that the whole mainstream Hollywood product has been skewed toward violence and vulgar teen comedy.