It's show business. No show, no business.
-- Dick Wolf
Those among them that have not received our religion do not fright any from it, and use none ill that goes over to it, so that all the while I was there one man was only punished on this occasion.
-- Thomas More
You show me a capitalist, and I'll show you a bloodsucker
-- Malcolm X
Sometimes the most positive thing you can be in a boring society is absolutely negative.
-- Johnny Rotten
First and foremost, you have to make the movie for yourself. And that's not to say, to hell with everyone else, but what else have you got to go on but your own taste and judgment?
-- Harold Ramis
Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.
-- Ernest Hemingway
We have become, by the power of a glorious evolutionary accident called intelligence, the stewards of life's continuity on earth. We did not ask for this role, but we cannot abjure it. We may not be suited to it, but here we are.
-- Stephen Jay Gould
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
-- Truman Capote
When I have come to you, at last (as I have always done), I have come topeace and happiness. I come home, now, like a tired traveller, and findsuch a blessed sense of rest!
-- Charles Dickens
I think Europeans have enough tradition and respect for the experience and body of work of an actress that they don't sell out to the new ones.
-- Kathleen Turner