The essential is to excite the spectators. If that means playing Hamlet on a flying trapeze or in an aquarium, you do it.
Quote by Orson Welles
Orson Welles Quotes
Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what's for lunch.
Movie directing is a perfect refuge for the mediocre.
Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soup companies, which does not have laboratories...
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship...
Nobody who takes on anything big and tough can afford to be modest.
I drag my myth around with me
Ecstasy is not really part of the scene we can do on celluloid.
If there hadn't been women we'd still be squatting in a cave eating raw meat,...
The enemy of society is middle class and the enemy of life is middle age.
I have a great love and respect for religion, great love and respect for atheism....
At twenty-one, so many things appear solid, permanent, untenable.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your...
I don't pray because I don't want to bore God.
I have an unfortunate personality. I have the terrible feeling that, because I am wearing...
Race hate isn't human nature; race hate is the abandonment of human nature.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if...
The laws and the stage, both are a form of exhibitionism.
Now I'm an old Christmas tree, the roots of which have died. They just come...
My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three...
The best thing commercially, which is the worst artistically, by and large, is the most...