I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it… The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on.
I had a monumental idea this morning but I didn’t like it.
I don’t think anyone should write their autobiography until after they’re dead.
Here I am paying big money to you writers and what for? All you do is change the words.
Give me a smart idiot over a stupid genius any day.
From success you get a lot of things but not that great inside thing that love brings you.
Don’t worry about the war. It’s all over but the shooting.
Please write music like Wagner only louder.
This music won’t do. There’s not enough sarcasm in it.
I don’t want any yes-men around me. I want everybody to tell me the truth even if it costs them their job.
I want everyone to tell me the truth even if it costs him his job.
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Give me a couple of years and I’ll make that actress an overnight success.