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  • First of all, directing is an idea that you have of a total flow of images that are going on, which are incidentally actors, words, and objects in space. It's an idea you have of yourself, like the idea you have of your own personality which finds its best representation in the world in terms of specific flows of imaginary images. That's what directing is.

    "Directing the Film". Book by Ed Sherman, 1976.
  • Directors are like generals, political dictators, aggressive people...And everyone in the film is always grateful if you can tell them what to do.

  • I'll kill you with my own hands rather than let you put the mark of Cain on my brother!

  • I want to be a fighter. So fight for something! Not for money.

  • Do you know what it's like to love and be alone?

  • Indians don't last in prison. They weren't born for it like the whites.

    "Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here", 1969.
  • Kids win this'n'that every day. Thousands of them. One out of a hundred fights professionally. One out of a thousand's worth watchin', one out of a million's worth coffee and doughnuts.

    Coffee   Kids   Fighting  
  • Money has no moral opinions.

    "Fictional character: Joe Morse". "Force of Evil", 1948.
  • If you don't get killed, it's a lucky day for anybody.

  • This is Wall Street, and today is important. Because tomorrow, July 4th, I intended to make my first million dollars--an excitingday in a man's life. The enterprise was slightly illegal.

  • Today in Germany, everyone is being watched--even the watchers.

  • It's perversion. Don't you see what it is? It's not natural. To go to great expense for something you want, that's natural. To reach out to take it, that's human, that's natural. But to get your pleasure from not taking, from cheating yourself deliberately like my brother did today, from not getting, from not taking. Don't you see what a black thing that is for a man to do? How it is to hate yourself?

  • What do you mean "gangsters"? It's business.

    "Fictional character: Wally". "Force of Evil", www.imdb.com. 1948.
  • A holiday is when you celebrate something that's all finished up, that happened a long time ago and now there's nothing left to celebrate but the dead.

  • I don't take no dive for nobody. Whaddya think I am, a tanker!

  • A man could spend the rest of his life trying to remember what he shouldn't have said.

    "Fictional character: Edna Tucker". "Force of Evil", www.imdb.com. 1948.
  • Twenty years ago I wanted to move to a nice place so our Charley would grow up a nice boy and learn a profession. But instead we live in a jungle, so he can only be a wild animal. D'you think I picked the East Side like Columbus picked America?

  • You must never throw away things that are worth good money.

  • A holiday is when you celebrate something that's all finished up.

  • What are you gonna do? Kill me? Everybody dies.

    "Fictional character: Charlie Davis". "Body and Soul", www.imdb.com. 1947.
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