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Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm going to be 60, and I'm almost used to myself. I'm going to be 60, and I'm almost used to myself.
Martin Scorsese quotes: More than ninety percent of directing a picture is the right casting More than ninety percent of directing a picture is the right casting
Martin Scorsese quotes: The young people today are the 21st century. The young people today are the 21st century.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I happen to like vampires more than zombies. I happen to like vampires more than zombies.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Vic Armstrong is, of course, a legend Vic Armstrong is, of course, a legend
Martin Scorsese quotes: I've been to North Africa many times. I've been to North Africa many times.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I've been thrown out of schools and fired from jobs. I don't want to work. I can honestly say I haven't done an honest day's work in my life. I've been thrown out of schools and fired from jobs. I don't want to work. I can honestly say I haven't done an honest day's work in my life.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Some of my films are known for the depiction of violence. I don't have anything to prove with that any more. Some of my films are known for the depiction of violence. I don't have anything to prove with that any more.
Martin Scorsese quotes: If I'm not complaining, I'm not having a good time, hah hah! If I'm not complaining, I'm not having a good time, hah hah!
Martin Scorsese quotes: I do know that some Buddhists are able to attain peace of mind. I do know that some Buddhists are able to attain peace of mind.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I don't like being in houses alone. I don't like being in houses alone.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Food tells you everything about the way people live and who they are. Food tells you everything about the way people live and who they are.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Most people have stereo vision, so why belittle that very, very important element of our existence? Most people have stereo vision, so why belittle that very, very important element of our existence?
Martin Scorsese quotes: I don't think there's a subject matter that can't absorb 3-D; that can't tolerate the addition of depth as a storytelling technique. I don't think there's a subject matter that can't absorb 3-D; that can't tolerate the addition of depth as a storytelling technique.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I accept all awards. I like them. I accept all awards. I like them.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm very phobic about flying, but I'm also drawn to it. I'm very phobic about flying, but I'm also drawn to it.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I just wanted to be an ordinary parish priest. I just wanted to be an ordinary parish priest.
Martin Scorsese quotes: If you're looking for the origins of film culture in America, look no further than Amos Vogel. If you're looking for the origins of film culture in America, look no further than Amos Vogel.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You make a deal. You figure out how much sin you can live with. You make a deal. You figure out how much sin you can live with.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You have to put yourself in a situation, a lifestyle, that makes you do the work. Even if it's a monastery. You have to put yourself in a situation, a lifestyle, that makes you do the work. Even if it's a monastery.
Martin Scorsese quotes: If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant? If your mother cooks Italian food, why should you go to a restaurant?
Martin Scorsese quotes: Young film makers should learn how to deal with the money and learn how to deal with the power structure. Because it is like a battle. Young film makers should learn how to deal with the money and learn how to deal with the power structure. Because it is like a battle.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You've got to love something enough to kill it. You've got to love something enough to kill it.
Martin Scorsese quotes: It's interesting that these themes of crime and political corruption are always relevant. It's interesting that these themes of crime and political corruption are always relevant.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm not videotaping my life, but in a way I am trying to put certain things about myself on canvas. I'm not videotaping my life, but in a way I am trying to put certain things about myself on canvas.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm re-energized by being around people who mean a lot to me. I'm re-energized by being around people who mean a lot to me.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I always say that I've been in a bad mood for maybe 35 years now. I try to lighten it up, but that's what comes out when you get me I always say that I've been in a bad mood for maybe 35 years now. I try to lighten it up, but that's what comes out when you get me on camera.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You gotta understand, when moving images first started, people wanted sound, color, big screen and depth. You gotta understand, when moving images first started, people wanted sound, color, big screen and depth.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You don't make pictures for Oscars. You don't make pictures for Oscars.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You don't make up for your sins in church. You do it in the streets. You do it at home. The rest is bullshit and you know it. You don't make up for your sins in church. You do it in the streets. You do it at home. The rest is bullshit and you know it.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Popular music formed the soundtrack of my life. Popular music formed the soundtrack of my life.
Martin Scorsese quotes: The first element that I connected with was the emotion. Sorry, that's how it goes. The first element that I connected with was the emotion. Sorry, that's how it goes.
Martin Scorsese quotes: As you grow older, you change. As you grow older, you change.
Martin Scorsese quotes: My films really have to be a part of a whole body of work that says something to me. My films really have to be a part of a whole body of work that says something to me.
Martin Scorsese quotes: It is not the most brilliant that excel in film, but the most patient! It is not the most brilliant that excel in film, but the most patient!
Martin Scorsese quotes: Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out
Martin Scorsese quotes: We cannot burn Mick Jagger. We want the effect, but we can't burn him. We cannot burn Mick Jagger. We want the effect, but we can't burn him.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Death comes in a flash, and that's the truth of it, the person's gone in less than 24 frames of film. Death comes in a flash, and that's the truth of it, the person's gone in less than 24 frames of film.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Part of making any endeavour is that each one has its own special problems. It's the nature of the process. Part of making any endeavour is that each one has its own special problems. It's the nature of the process.
Martin Scorsese quotes: You can be born-again and believe in Jesus, believe in Jesus' ideas and try to live them out, without becoming totally intolerant of other people. You can be born-again and believe in Jesus, believe in Jesus' ideas and try to live them out, without becoming totally intolerant of other people.
Martin Scorsese quotes: There's a way that the force of disappointment can be alchemized into something that will paradoxically renew you. There's a way that the force of disappointment can be alchemized into something that will paradoxically renew you.
Martin Scorsese quotes: The term 'giant' is used too often to describe artists. But in the case of Akira Kurosawa, we have one of the rare instances where the term fits. The term 'giant' is used too often to describe artists. But in the case of Akira Kurosawa, we have one of the rare instances where the term fits.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Watching a Kubrick film is like gazing up at a mountaintop. You look up and wonder, how could anyone have climbed that high? Watching a Kubrick film is like gazing up at a mountaintop. You look up and wonder, how could anyone have climbed that high?
Martin Scorsese quotes: I've always liked 3D. I've always liked 3D.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I mean, music totally comes from your soul. I mean, music totally comes from your soul.
Martin Scorsese quotes: The storyboard for me is the way to visualise the entire movie in advance, The storyboard for me is the way to visualise the entire movie in advance,
Martin Scorsese quotes: I don't really see many people ... don't really go anywhere either. I don't really see many people ... don't really go anywhere either.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I loved the idea of seeing the world through a boy's eyes. I loved the idea of seeing the world through a boy's eyes.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I didn't realize there are generations who do not know about the origins of film. I didn't realize there are generations who do not know about the origins of film.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Hong Kong cinema is something you can't duplicate anyway. Hong Kong cinema is something you can't duplicate anyway.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Any film, or to me any creative endeavour, no matter who you're working with, is, in many cases, a wonderful experience. Any film, or to me any creative endeavour, no matter who you're working with, is, in many cases, a wonderful experience.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm not interested in a realistic look, not at all, not ever. Every film should look the way I feel. I'm not interested in a realistic look, not at all, not ever. Every film should look the way I feel.
Martin Scorsese quotes: There must be people who remember World War II and the Holocaust who can help us get out of this rut. There must be people who remember World War II and the Holocaust who can help us get out of this rut.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I can't really envision a time when I'm not shooting something. I can't really envision a time when I'm not shooting something.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Every scene is a lesson. Every shot is a school. Let the learning continue. Every scene is a lesson. Every shot is a school. Let the learning continue.
Martin Scorsese quotes: It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily. It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily.
Martin Scorsese quotes: People have to start talking to know more about other cultures and to understand each other. People have to start talking to know more about other cultures and to understand each other.
Martin Scorsese quotes: There's no such thing as simple. Simple is hard. There's no such thing as simple. Simple is hard.
Martin Scorsese quotes: Always stay open to surprise. Always stay open to surprise.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I was born in 1942, so I was mainly aware of Howard Hughes' name on RKO Radio Pictures. I was born in 1942, so I was mainly aware of Howard Hughes' name on RKO Radio Pictures.
Martin Scorsese quotes: There was always a part of me that wanted to be an old-time director. But I couldn't do that. I'm not a pro. There was always a part of me that wanted to be an old-time director. But I couldn't do that. I'm not a pro.
Martin Scorsese quotes: My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else. My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else.
Martin Scorsese quotes: I'm not a Hollywood director. I'm an in spite of Hollywood director. I'm not a Hollywood director. I'm an in spite of Hollywood director.