Honk, honk, honkhonkhonk, honk…honk!
By: Harpo Marx
Harpo Marx, when asked about the futility of modern existential living.
I am getting so far out one day I won’t come back at all.
By: William S. Burroughs
Sci-fi is my high!
Characters: Forrest J Ackerman
America is now in that curious interlude that Nietzsche foretold a century ago: the time of the reevaluation, the devising of new values to replace the osteoporotic skeletons of the old. Behold, it is not the ending but the beginning! Sisters and brethren, it is written that these are evil days, but I say unto you: the holiest of spirits are even now bubbling up into every brain.
By: Tom Wolfe
From Wolfe's Life Magazine article "The Sexed-Up, Doped-Up, Hedonistic Heaven of the Boom-Boom ’70s" (December 1979).
Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.
By: James Dean
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
By: Bruce Lee
Do, or Do Not. There is No Try.
By: Frank Oz
From: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Genres: Cult Cinema | Science Fiction
Yoda (the voice of Frank Oz) said this line to Luke Skywalker in The Empire Strikes Back, as the young apprentice struggles to lift his X-Wing Fighter from the murky swamp of Dagobah.
My initial thoughts about what a title can do was to set mood and the prime underlying core of the film's story, to express the story in some metaphorical way. I saw the title as a way of conditioning the audience, so that when the film actually began, viewers would already have an emotional resonance with it.
By: Saul Bass
Design is thinking made visual.
By: Saul Bass
If someone thinks negatively about you, don’t show them what you feel about that fact. Show them what you think of yourself.
By: René Carson
Look, man, I am TIRED of that! I am not passing! I am BLACK! Do you hear me, man? Do you understand? I am BLACK! I am a NIGGA', you understand me? I was BORN Black, I -LIVE- Black, and I'm gonna die, prob'ly -BECAUSE- I'm Black, because some Cracker that -KNOWS- I'm Black, better than -YOU-, Nigga', is prob'ly gonna put a BULLET in the back of my head!
By: David Lemieux
Characters: Pretty Willie
From: The Spook Who Sat by the Door
Genres: Blaxploitation | Cult Cinema