Filled Under: Orson Welles
“I’m not very fond of movies. I don’t go to them much.” ~ Orson Welles
“I started at the top and worked down.” ~ Orson Welles
“We live in a snake pit here. I hate it but I just don’t allow myself to face the fact that I hold it in contempt because it keeps on turning out to be the only place to go.” ~ Orson Welles on Hollywood in the 1980’s.
“I hate television. I hate it as much as peanuts. But I can’t stop eating peanuts.” ~ Orson Welles
“Even if the good old days never existed, the fact that we can conceive such a world is, in fact, an affirmation of the human spirit.” ~ Orson Welles
“I do not suppose I shall be remembered for anything. But I don’t think about my work in those terms. It is just as vulgar to work for the sake of posterity as to work for the sake of money.” ~ Orson Welles
“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” ~ Orson Welles