Saturday, October 22, 2016

The Wisdom of Catherine Deneuve

"Cinema is still a very young art form with extraordinary techniques and very impressive special effects but sometimes it seems the soul has been taken out of things." ~ Catherine Deneuve

Friday, October 21, 2016

The Wisdom of LaTanya Richardson

"Folks are always talking about 40 acres and a mule, but what we need is some psychoanalysis. Forget 40 acres and a mule: sign all of us up for some shrinks so we can get ourselves right by reflecting and truly learning ourselves." ~ LaTanya Richardson

Thursday, October 20, 2016

The Wisdom of Jerry Orbach

"I used to say when I was working in the theater that if I ever had five seasons of a hit TV show I'd never have to worry about money and wouldn't have to do anything I didn't want to do." ~ Jerry Orbach

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Wisdom of Peter Max

"All day long, I'm creative, and the second I get a little tired of any given medium, I just shut that area down and go to the next room. I just go do something else." ~ Peter Max

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The Wisdom of Wendy Wasserstein

"Sometimes I want to clean up my desk and go out and say, respect me, I'm a respectable grown-up, and other times I just want to jump into a paper bag and shake and bake myself to death." ~ Wendy Wasserstein

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Wisdom of Mike Judge

"It seems like there's a lot of people who just do not understand satire. They think it's weird. There's people who just don't understand you portray something or just explore a character, it means you're condoning it, saying this is the way to live." ~ Mike Judge

Sunday, October 16, 2016

The Wisdom of Gunter Grass

"I have heard my fill of hurtful words. I think it's especially egregious when citizens like me, who point out abuses in their country, are referred to as 'do-gooders.' This is how a phrase that can be used to stop an argument dead becomes part of common usage." ~ Gunter Grass