James Stewart – A Pictorial
“I would like people to remember me as someone who was good at his job and seemed to mean what he said.” ~ James Stewart
Stewart loved to recount in self-mockery his marriage proposal to Gloria: “I, I, I pitched the big question to her last night and to my surprise she, she, she said yes!”. ~ James Stewart
“I have my own rules and adhere to them. The rule is simple but inflexible. A James Stewart picture must have two vital ingredients. It will be clean and it will involve the triumph of the underdog over the bully.” ~ James Stewart
“Mr. Hitchcock did not say actors are cattle. He said they should be treated like cattle.” ~ James Stewart
“If a western is a good western, it gives you a sense of that world and some of the qualities those men had; their comradeship, loyalty, and physical courage.” ~ James Stewart
“As someone who believed in hard work and love of country, love of family and love of community.” ~ James Stewart when asked how he wants to be remembered.
“I’m going to be with Gloria now.” ~ James Stewart (His last words)