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People love Hollywood. Not just the sensational films that come from Los Angeles, but the actors, actresses, writers, producers, and directors who bring them to life. The silver screen illustrates and borrows from American culture; sometimes its a challenge to remember which came first: the movie or the meme.

Movie quotes influence our language and transport us to a different time and place, but what about the people behind the famous phrases? The stars of Hollywood share the best insight into the creative process and celebrity culture.
ABOUT THE BOOK

People love Hollywood. Not just the sensational films that come from Los Angeles, but the actors, actresses, writers, producers, and directors who bring them to life. The silver screen illustrates and borrows from American culture; sometimes its a challenge to remember which came first: the movie or the meme.

Movie quotes influence our language and transport us to a different time and place, but what about the people behind the famous phrases? The stars of Hollywood share the best insight into the creative process and celebrity culture.

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100 Best Quotes from Los Angeles'
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People love Hollywood. Not just the sensational films that come from Los Angeles, but the
actors, actresses, writers, producers, and directors who bring them to life. The silver
screen illustrates and borrows from American culture; sometimes it’s a challenge to
remember which came first: the movie or the meme.
Movie quotes influence our language and transport us to a different time and place, but
what about the people behind the famous phrases? The stars of Hollywood share the best
insight into the creative process and celebrity culture.
This is a quote compilation from some of the best actors, writers, directors, and
producers, dating back to the silent screen actor Charlie Chaplin up to the recent heroine
of the Hunger Games, Jennifer Lawrence.
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Film industry pioneers illustrate Hollywood with their words of wisdom.
The late Alfred Hitchcock reigns as one of the most influential directors. His
suspenseful plots and eye for detail continue to captivate movie goers and influence
directors decades later. He shared simple thoughts on the birth of ideas, and how to
decide on the length of a film: “Ideas come from everything” and “The length of a film
should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.”
With her classic beauty and polished acting craft, Audrey Hepburn was a mainstay of the
screen in the 50s and 60s. She starred in classics, such as Roman Holiday, Breakfast at
Tiffanys, and My Fair Lady. Off the screen, she was known for her magnificent style and
positive attitude. Her can-do spirit reflects in her quotes: “Nothing is impossible, the word
itself says 'I'm possible'!” and “I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So,
when they do, you have to grab them.”
Blonde Bombshell is synonymous with Marilyn Monroe, one of the most iconic actresses of
all time. She was famous for her movies, her lovers, and her beauty. Sadly, many of her
quotes reveal that her career had put quite a strain on her: “I'm selfish, impatient, and a
little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you
can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best,” and
“Hollywood is a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss and fifty cents
for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for
the fifty cents.”
Today, the Barrymore name is best identified with Drew Barrymore, granddaughter of the
legendary John Barrymore. During his time, John Barrymore was a well-known actor who
starred in 64 movies before his death in 1942. He was known as “The Great Profile.”
Unfortunately, he was also known for his four marriages (and subsequent divorces) and
extreme alcoholism, which eventually killed him. His quotes on happiness and secrecy
exemplify his troubled life: “Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know
you left open,” and “There is something about a closet that makes a skeleton terribly
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restless.”
John Barrymore Via The Library of Congress
Charlie Chaplin rose to fame during the silent film era, so he had to be masterful with his
facial expressions and physical presence. His on-screen appeal and humor spilled into his
real life: “A day without laughter is a day wasted,” and “Life can be wonderful if you're
not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination, and a little dough.”
Bette Davis was one tough cookie. She worked extremely hard and wasn’t afraid to share
her mind. Davis’s career spanned half a century, beginning with her first appearance in
1931 and her last in 1989, the year she died. Her feisty personality shines through in her
quotes about women versus men, and being true to yourself: “When a man gives his
opinion, he's a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she's a bitch,” and “It's better to
be hated for who you are, than to be loved for someone you're not. It's a sign of your
worth sometimes, if you're hated by the right people.”
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Bette Davis, Via Public Domain
“A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money,” said W.C. Fields, once called the
funniest man in Hollywood. “If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There's
no point in being a damn fool about it.” Fields was known as a loose cannon, but he
appeared in 37 films between 1915 and 1941. He famously turned down the role of the
Wizard in the Wizard of Oz.
Strikingly beautiful and extremely talented, Elizabeth Taylor starred in National Velvet at
age 12 and went on to lead a brilliant career, twice winning the Academy Award. She
wasn’t afraid to try new things and challenging roles, and she had a humorous outlook on
aging: “I feel very adventurous. There are so many doors to be opened, and I'm not
afraid to look behind them.” She also quipped, “It is strange that the years teach us
patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.”
Does any name evoke as much awe as Marlon Brando? He played Don Corleone in the
Godfather and Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire and had a coveted range and
mastery of the craft. He was famously private and quirky but occasionally gave interviews
that shed light on his off-screen personality: “The more sensitive you are, the more
certain you are to be brutalized, develop scabs, never evolve. Never allow yourself to feel
anything, because you always feel too much,” and “Privacy is not something that I'm
merely entitled to, it's an absolute prerequisite.”
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Contemporary male film directors, stars, and writers have much to discuss when it comes
to their craft, their life, and the media.
The creator of Star Wars, George Lucas, said, “The ability to speak does not make you
intelligent.” Perhaps his retort was in response to critics of his later works. However he
meant it, it is fitting for many life situations.
Celebrities have families, too. But Johnny Depp goes a bit further with the consequences if
someone hurt the ones he loves: “If someone were to harm my family or a friend or
somebody I love, I would eat them. I might end up in jail for 500 years, but I would eat
them.” He also shares his views on perfection: “We're all damaged in our own way.
Nobody's perfect. I think we're all somewhat screwy. Every single one of us.”
Woody Allen is known for being exceedingly neurotic and nervous, on and off the silver
screen. His self-depreciating humor registers in his quotes about life: “Life doesn't imitate
art, it imitates bad television,” and “Confidence is what you have before you understand
the problem.”
Jack Nicholson is another actor noted for his lasting star power and well-kept private life.
Though he has had some rather public relationships, he said, “I don't want people to
know what I'm actually like. It's not good for an actor.” Nicholson, age 75, recently talked
about aging, having been an actor since the age of 21: “Because you know, down deep in
my heart, when all is said and done, I still live under the illusion that basically people think
of me as an up-and-coming young actor.”
E.T. and Jaws are two of the most revolutionary movies of recent memory; Jaws was the
first summer blockbuster and E.T. warmed the hearts of every home in America. Both
cinematic smash hits were written and directed by the legendary Steven Spielberg. He
explains a bit of his process: “I don't dream at night, I dream at day, I dream all day; I'm
dreaming for living.” Spielberg guides the future of promising writers with this quote:
“Only a generation of readers will span a generation of writers.”
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Al Pacino carries his cinematic characters off the screen and into his real life persona. He
sounds a bit like his silver tongued Michael Corleone in the Godfather trilogy. “I always tell
the truth. Even when I lie.” Pacino reveals his preferred sin: “Vanity is my favorite sin.”
Known for writing and directing films with witty dialogue and graphic violence, Quentin
Tarantino offers advice for writers, and a confession about his influences: “A writer
should have this little voice inside of you saying, ‘Tell the truth. Reveal a few secrets
here’,” and “I steal from every movie ever made.”
Harrison Ford has played a few heroic idols, including Han Solo and Indiana Jones. After
decades of interviews about his characters, Ford has established likes and dislikes: “I
don't mind doing interviews. I don't mind answering thoughtful questions. But I'm not
thrilled about answering questions like, 'If you were being mugged, and you had a
lightsaber in one pocket and a whip in the other, which would you use?'” That may sound
grumpy, but Ford thinks so, too. “Am I grumpy? I might be. But I think maybe sometimes
it's misinterpreted.”
Judd Apatow broke onto the comedy scene in 2004 as the producer of Anchorman: The
Legend of Ron Burgundy. Since then, Apatow has written, directed, or produced some of
the biggest comedies, including, Bridesmaids, The 40 Year Old Virgin, and Knocked Up.
But he admits it’s a challenge to surprise audiences. “It’s so difficult to shock America
these days.” He also reveals a special place in his heart for the little guy: “I think that
everything I do tends to root for the underdog. I always felt as a kid that I was under
appreciated, invisible or weird, but I’ve always secretly thought people would one day
appreciate what is different about me. I’m always putting that message out there.
Eventually, the nerds and the geeks will have their day.”
Tim Burton’s movies often blur the line between reality and fantasy. It seems that he
carries that fantastical view into his everyday life with quotes like: “I have a problem
when people say something's real or not real, or normal or abnormal. The meaning of
those words for me is very personal and subjective. I've always been confused and never
had a clear cut understanding of the meaning of those kinds of words” and “One person's
crazyness is another person's reality.”
John Carpenter is a master of the horror genre and is best known for writing and
directing Halloween. He talks a bit about how the genre is perceived in different parts of
the world: “In England, I'm a horror movie director. In Germany, I'm a filmmaker. In the
US, I'm a bum.” He also shares advice on writing for the genre and explains that, “What
scares me is what scares you. We're all afraid of the same things. That's why horror is
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such a powerful genre. All you have to do is ask yourself what frightens you and you'll
know what frightens me.”
Heart-throb and critically acclaimed actor Brad Pitt has strong views about personal
responsibility: “I believe you make your day. You make your life. So much of it is all
perception, and this is the form that I built for myself. I have to accept it and work within
those compounds, and it's up to me.” As a constant target for paparazzi, he also has
strong views about his celebrity status: “Fame is a bitch, man.”
Brad Pitt, Via Spree Pix
Will Smith started his career as Will “The Fresh Prince” Smith, which eventually launched
Smith’s career with the television show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, in 1990. Today,
Smith is one of the most sought-after actors of his generation. His quote: “I don't know
what my calling is, but I want to be here for a bigger reason. I strive to be like the
greatest people who have ever lived,” illustrates his own confusion about his career
changeover. He talks about dealing with the highly critical nature of his career, and offers
some well-rounded advice: “Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you
and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will
consume you too.”
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Some actors have one defining hit movie. This type casting doesn’t bother all actors, but
Kevin Bacon doesn’t want to be pigeonholed. “I always wanted, and still aspire, to be
something more than just one thing, just one performance.” He also has some strong
feelings about greed, which is widespread in Hollywood: “I think one of the most
pervasive evils in this world is greed and acquiring money for money's sake. Once you
have six houses and a plane, it's just about a number. It's never been anything I
understood.”
Judd Apatow said it is hard to shock people, and fellow director Ethan Coen says, “It's
easy to offend people. People get uncomfortable, for instance, when the main character
in a movie is not sympathetic in a Hollywood formula way. Our movies are loaded with
things that aren't to everyone's taste. On the other hand, there's a scene in O Brother,
Where Art Thou? where a frog gets squished that everyone seems to like. It's alright to do
the frog squishing.” He also discusses the absurdity of judging films: “The awards put a
movie on people's radars. Festivals are good, even though the idea of putting movies in
competitions – this one is the best this, that one is the best that – is ridiculous.”
Ethan Coen’s directing partner and brother, Joel Coen, describes how they work together:
“[Ethan] once described the way we worked together as: one of us types into the
computer while the other holds the spine of the book open flat. That's why there needs to
be two of us – otherwise he's gotta type one-handed. That's how you ‘collaborate’ with
someone else.” Joel also reveals his movie theater pet-peeve: “I hate when people cry in
movies. It's particularly disconcerting when you're sitting at a really awful movie and you
hear people all around you sobbing and blowing their noses.”
Director extraordinaire Francis Ford Coppola manages to be both humble and vain at
once: “I probably have genius. But no talent.” Coppola also shares a tragic side; he lost
his 22-year-old son in a boating accident in 1986. “When you lose your kid, it's the first
thing you think of when you wake up in the morning for about seven or eight years. Then
there's the first morning when that's not the first thing you think of. You get brave.”
It is possible that Robert De Niro is New York City’s biggest fan. He is unabashedly
dedicated to his home town. “I go to Paris, I go to London, I go to Rome, and I always say,
'There's no place like New York.’ It's the most exciting city in the world now. That's the
way it is. That's it.” De Niro also imparts some of the wisdom from his mafia centered
roles: “You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always
keep your mouth shut.”
John Wayne is Hollywood’s favorite cowboy. He epitomizes the grit of the American west
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and performed many of his own stunts, surely no easy task. Wayne offered up this bit of
wisdom: “Courage is being scared to death… and saddling up anyway.” He was also a
firm believer in starting each day with a clean slate. “Tomorrow is the most important
thing in life,” said Wayne. “Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it
arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.”
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“I have a lot of nervous energy. Work is my best way of channeling that into something
productive unless I want to wind up assaulting the postman or gardener,” said Ben
Stiller in his usual comedic style. Though, with classic comedies like Zoolander and
Something About Mary, Stiller seems to be doing well in Hollywood. In another interview,
Stiller reveals his clear distaste for politicians: “I think most politicians could take a
dodgeball in the face.”
Directors can be notoriously picky, and Titanic director James Cameron is no exception.
“People call me a perfectionist, but I'm not. I'm a rightist. I do something until it's right,
and then I move on to the next thing.” He also explains the job of the director: “A
director's job is to make something happen and it doesn't happen by itself. So you
wheedle, you cajole, you flatter people, you tell them what needs to be done. And if you
don't bring a passion and an intensity to it, you shouldn't be doing it.”
Some actors carry an egotistical air and attitude, but not Tom Hanks, who reveals his
anxieties: “Some people go to bed at night thinking, ‘That was a good day.’ I am one of
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those who worries and asks, ‘How did I screw up today?’” He also has a very skewed view
of his cinematic career: “I've made over 20 movies, and 5 of them are good.”
Steve Carell identifies with his insecure characters to channel his brilliant comedic timing:
“I have no idea where my pathetic nature comes from. If I thought about it too long, it
would depress me.” He also shares a tip on making comedy seem more natural and less
forced: “I think a character in a comedy should not know they're in a comedy.”
Matt Damon, who has experience on both sides of the camera, elaborates on respecting
the director’s vision: “I'm always cautious about overstepping any boundaries. At the end
of the day, it's a director's medium, and if they don't want to hear from me I just step
back.” Like many actors, Damon loathes the paparazzi and explains how he avoids their
lenses: “Now I feel I have an unspoken deal with the paparazzi: I won't do anything
publicly interesting if you agree not to follow me."
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The leading ladies in Hollywood have just as much to say about life, acting, and celebrity
culture as their male counterparts.
Sandra Bullock believes starting a movie is like starting any other endeavour: “Beginnings
are usually scary and endings are usually sad, but it’s the middle that counts,” she said.
“You have to remember this when you find yourself at the beginning.” Throughout her
years in the industry she learned how to deal with life in the public eye, and offers some
advice on the types of people to surround yourself with: “I’ve learned that success comes
in a very prickly package. Whether you choose to accept it or not is up to you. It’s what
you choose to do with it, the people you choose to surround yourself with. Always choose
people that are better than you. Always choose people that challenge you and are
smarter than you. Always be the student. Once you find yourself to be the teacher,
you've lost it.”
Never one to mince words, Angelina Jolie has an intrepid outlook on life: “If I make a fool
of myself, who cares? I'm not frightened by anyone's perception of me.” Jolie, an actress,
director, mother of six, and UN ambassador, explains why she packs so much into her
already busy life: “If you ask people what they've always wanted to do, most people
haven't done it. That breaks my heart.”
Meryl Streep’s resume includes:
3 Oscar Awards, 17 nominations
8 Golden Globes, 26 nominations
2 Emmy Awards, 3 nominations
2 British Academy of Film and Television (BAFTA) Awards, 14 nominations
2 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, 13 nominations
5 New York Film Critics Circle Awards
1 Cannes Film Festival Award
1 Australian Film Institute Award
5 Grammy nominations
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1 Tony Award nomination
AFI Life Achievement Award
Kennedy Center Honor
Streep explains how she slips such different roles: “Acting is not about being someone
different. It’s finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in
there.” Streep believes in choosing her words carefully: “Everything we say signifies;
everything counts, that we put out into the world. It impacts on kids, it impacts on the
zeitgeist of the time.”
After winning an Oscar for her 2007 film Juno, writer Diablo Cody speaks to the
competitive nature of the film industry, and how she makes it work for her: “When you're
in a competitive environment, always give out the impression that you don't care. It
makes people want you more. If you act desperate, it's over. I think a passive attitude is
helpful. It comes naturally because I'm lazy.” Cody also talks about how removed LA is
from reality: “I’ve been told that I’m incompetent, socially retarded, maladjusted. I still
know that I couldn’t function in reality. Los Angeles is a good place for me.”
Celebrities are scrutinized by the press and fans. With someone as beautiful and talented
as Charlize Theron, the pressure can be huge: “I am human, and, yeah, I have very bad
days.” She also offers advice on letting go of things you can’t change: “Something I
learned very early on in my career is that there are a lot of things that you do not have
any power over.”
Amy Adams rose to fame as a princess in the movie Enchanted: “I like Cinderella, I really
do. She has a good work ethic. I appreciate a good, hard-working gal. And she likes
shoes. The fairy tale is all about the shoe at the end, and I'm a big shoe girl.” Adams
reflects on the contrast to her cheerful spirit and bubbly personality: “I think a lot of
times we don't pay enough attention to people with a positive attitude because we
assume they are naive or stupid or unschooled.”
Some actors skip school or drop out entirely, putting high-school days behind them. Not
the case with Malcolm X and Strange Days star Angela Bassett. “When I was in school,
my mother stressed education. I am so glad she did. I graduated from Yale College and
Yale University with my master's and I didn't do it by missing school.” Bassett also said:
“The three things I said when I came out of school were I want to work consistently, I
want to do good work and I want to be paid fairly, and that's happened. But I didn't
become an actress for the money. I do it for other reasons.”
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Sassy Dynasty soap star Joan Collins recently in the movie Rules of Engagement. She
refuses to let age interfere with her work: “Age is just a number. It's totally irrelevant
unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.” She also has thoughts on making
mistakes: “Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll show you somebody
who has never achieved much.”
Star of the smash hit Twilight series, Kristen Stewart is known for her shy personality and
secretive personal life: “I don't think I would ever have been able to be an actress had I
not started at nine years old. I would have been the last person to stand up and say, 'I'd
like to star in the play.’” She adeptly refuses questions about her personal life, especially
when it comes to dating: “I wouldn't tell you anything about anybody I cared about
because it becomes entertainment for other people, and it sort of just cheapens
everything in your life. I would never tell you if I was dating anybody.”
Oscar nominated actress and star of the Hunger Games Jennifer Lawrence speaks about
the importance of making time for her friends: “As hard as it is and as tired as I am, I
force myself to get dinner at least once a week with my girlfriends, or have a sleepover.
Otherwise my life is just work.” She also voices her distaste of the paparazzi: “I get
photographers hiding in my bushes. We're way past autographs. We're into being stalked
and followed.”
Hollywood is a town where people change how they look frequently, often with the aid of
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a plastic surgeon. Natalie Portman voices her opinion on one common procedure: “Breast
implants gross me out. I don't think they're attractive at all.” She also offers hope to kids
struggling in the high-school jungle: “I think school is so much harder than real life. People
are so much more accepting when they are adults.”
Descending from Hollywood royalty, Drew Barrymore made her first film appearance
when she was only 11 months old. She blossomed into a producer, director, and actress
known for her daring roles and flower-child outlook on life: “Everyone is like a butterfly,
they start out ugly and awkward and then morph into beautiful graceful butterflies that
everyone loves.” She also said: “Life is very interesting… in the end, some of your
greatest pains, become your greatest strengths.”
Nominated for an Oscar Award in the first role she played, Gabourey Sidibe exploded on
the scene with the title role in Precious. In the critical world of celebrities, this young
woman has learned skills to cope with negative comments about her full figure
appearance: “I learned to love myself, because I sleep with myself every night and I wake
up with myself every morning, and if I don't like myself, there's no reason to even live the
life. I love the way I look. I'm fine with it. And if my body changes, I'll be fine with that.”
She also starred in a movie with one of her comedy heros, Eddie Murphy: “I think I’m
funny, by myself. I think I’m a funny person and my mom thinks I’m funny but the biggest
test of whether or not you are funny is being in a scene with Eddie Murphy.”
Becoming a mom is an important event in any woman’s life. Halle Berry explains how it
changed her personality and perception of the world: “When you have children, you get
to see things all over again. So I've never laughed as hard, I've never done more silly
things. And I go to great lengths to make my daughter laugh.” Aside from motherhood,
laughing is an important part of Berry’s life: “Humor is always part of the best hours in
life.”
Pretty Woman star Julia Roberts is revered for her good looks and radiant smile. She
shares her beauty secret, and it’s not a makeup regimen: “I believe that the way you feel
about your life will eventually show up on your face.” She emphasizes the importance of
learning things yourself: “It's not just great teachers that shape your life. Sometimes it’s
the absence of great teachers. Being ignored can be just as good for a person as being
lauded.”
Fortunately Dakota Fanning enjoys her life as an actress, since she started her career at
age 6 and hasn’t slowed down. “It's fun to know what I want to do – you know, when I
grow up. I have friends who say, 'Oh, maybe I'll be an astronaut or whatever.' But it's cool
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to want to do this forever. I knew from my first commercial that I wanted to be an
actress.” She also talks about the importance of learning from the people around you:
“When I go on a movie set, I'm learning about movies. I learned a hundred lessons a day
from Steven Spielberg. I always think I might not have this opportunity again, so I try to
cram a lot of information into my brain.”
Comedy writer and actress Tina Fey has made many strong statements about women in
the film industry. She explains how she is able to write such great female focused
comedy: “I like to write about women, not so much about the way they relate to men, but
about the way they relate to each other. And I don't think anyone's really doing it.” She
also explains how people in Hollywood are able to appear so much better looking than the
common folk: “I'm not that good looking, nobody is that good looking. I have seen a lot of
movie stars and maybe four are amazing looking. The rest have a team of gay guys who
make it happen.”
Tina Fey, Via Gage Skidmore
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When it comes to body image, perseverance, and life in the spotlight, Los Angeles
celebrities are experts. Their philosophies and frustrations are enlightening and
inspirational. Many quotes selected for this piece have echoed for decades and are
equally relevant today as they were when the words were first uttered.
From writers and directors to producers and actors, some of the brightest stars from the
silver screen are quoted in this compilation. From funny and lighthearted to serious and
somber, there’s a bit of wisdom in each quote that’s right for everyone.
Conclusion
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Biography.com, Alfred Hitchcock
Biography.com, Audrey Hepburn
Biography.com, Marilyn Monroe
Biography.com, John Barrymore
Biography.com, Charlie Chaplin
Biography.com, Bette Davis
Biography.com, WC Fields
Biography.com, Elizabeth Taylor
Biography.com, Marlon Brando
Biography.com, Johnny Depp
Biography.com, Harrison Ford
Biography.com, Brad Pitt
Biography.com, Francis Ford Coppola
Biography.com, John Wayne
Biography.com, Angelina Jolie
Biography.com, Meryl Streep
Biography.com, Joan Collins
Biography.com, Drew Barrymore
Biography.com, Julia Roberts
Sources
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IMDB, George Lucas
IMDB, Woody Allen
IMDB, Jack Nicholson
IMDB, Steven Spielberg
IMDB, Al Pacino
IMDB, Quentin Tarantino
IMDB, Judd Apatow
IMDB, Tim Burton
IMDB, John Carpenter
IMDB, Will Smith
IMDB, Kevin Bacon
IMDB, Ethan Coen
IMDB, Joel Coen
IMDB, Robert DiNero
IMDB, Ben Stiller
IMDB, Steve Carell
IMDB, Matt Damon
IMDB, Sandra Bullock
IMDB, Diablo Cody
IMDB, Charlize Theron
IMDB, Amy Adams
IMDB, Angela Bassett
IMDB, Kristen Stewart
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IMDB, Jennifer Lawrence
IMDB, Natalie Portman
IMDB, Gabourey Sidibe
IMDB, Halle Berry
IMDB, Dakota Fanning
IMDB, Tina Fey
Digital History, Hollywood as History
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, Oscar Legacy
Additional Reading
If you’re interested in real-time news about celebrities, movies, television, and awards,
the following sites are fantastic and updated on a daily basis:
People Magazine
Vanity Fair
Variety
Screen Actors Guild
The Golden Globes
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