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Movie making is the slowest business on earth ...
by Aaron Latham

Movie making is the slowest business on earth next to fossil manufacture.
- Aaron Latham

It is our choices ... that show what we truly are,
far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling (Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets) PHOTO

Do or do not, there is no try.
- Jedi Master Yoda in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Dear Father in heaven, I'm not a praying man,
but if you're up there and you can hear me ...
show me the way... show me the way.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

 

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

Ah, not everything is as seems...
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Fighting not good. But if must fight... win.
- Miyagi: character in the movie The Next Karate Kid

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Don't dream it, be it.
- the movie Rocky Horror Picture Show

To deny the facts would be illogical.
- the character Spock in the television series Star Trek

Never put passion before principle.
Even if win, you lose.
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid 2

It does not do to dwell on dreams, ...
and forget to live.
- the movie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

I see you.
- the movie Avatar

Every time you hear a bell ring,
it means that some angel's just got his wings.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

Change is the essential process of all existence.
- Spock character in Star Trek

Problem: attitude.
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

If you build it, he will come.
- the movie Field of Dreams

Things are only impossible until they're not.
- Jean-Luc Picard, character in STAR TREK: The Next Generation

Fear is the path to the dark side.
Fear leads to anger.
Anger leads to hate.
Hate leads to suffering.
- Yoda, character in Star Wars movie

There are times, sir, when men of good conscience
cannot blindly follow orders.
- Captain Picard, STAR TREK: The Next Generation

I'd rather have thirty minutes of wonderful
than a lifetime of nothing special.
- the movie Steel Magnolias

You only live once, and once is enough
if you play your cards right.
- the movie Interiors (1978)

What you want is irrelevant,
what you have chosen is at hand.
- Spock character in Star Trek VI movie

There's a difference between knowing the path and walking the path.
- the character Morpheus in the movie The Matrix

Some things will never seem adequate
no matter how hard we try.
- from the movie White Man's Burden

For man with no forgiveness in heart,
life worse punishment than death.
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid 2

Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you're gonna get.
- the movie Forrest Gump

If you are not one of us, you are one of them.
- the movie The Matrix (1999)

Friendship must dare to risk, or it's not friendship.
- Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the TV show Star Trek: The Next Generation

I love the rain - it washes memories
off the sidewalk of life.
- the movie Play It Again, Sam

You get what you settle for.
- the character Louise in the movie Thelma and Louise

We are all connected in the great Circle of Life.
- the movie The Lion King

Better learn balance. Balance is key.
Balance good, karate good. Everything good.
Balance bad, better pack up, go home. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Each man's life touches so many other lives.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

A friend is someone who won't stop
until he finds you and brings you home.
- Fraser Sr. in the movie Due South

There are only four questions of value in life...
What is sacred?
Of what is the spirit made?
What is worth living for,
and what is worth dying for?
The answer to each is the same: only love.
- Johnny Depp as Don Juan in the movie Don Juan De Marco

I don't know if we each have a destiny,
or if we're all just floatin' around accidental-like on a breeze.
But I, I think maybe it's both.
- the movie Forrest Gump

Oh yes, the past can hurt.
But, you can either run from it or, learn from it.
- the movie The Lion King

For as long as I can remember, I've been searching for something,
some reason why we're here. What are we doing here? Who are we?
If this is a chance to find out
even just a little part of that answer...
I don't know, I think it's worth a human life. Don't you?
- the Jodie Foster movie Contact (1997)

Life ... full of loneliness, and misery,
and suffering, and unhappiness,
and it's all over much too quickly.
- the Woody Allen movie Annie Hall

What exactly is the function of a rubber duck?
- the movie Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Walk on road, hmmm?
Walk left side, safe. Walk right side, safe.
Walk middle, sooner or later get squish just like grape.
Here, karate, same thing.
Either you karate do "yes" or karate do "no."
You karate do "guess so," squish just like grape. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Remember, happiness is just a teardrop away.
- the movie Shrek 2

Inside most people there's a feeling of being separate,
separated from everything ... And they're not.
They're part of absolutely everyone, and everything.
- the movie Powder

Okay, here's your first lesson: how to take a FALL!
- the movie Karate Kid

And you, Sonja, you look more beautiful
standing here than you do in person.
- the movie Love and Death (1975)

You must unlearn what you have learned.
- the character Yoda in the movie Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Sucking the marrow out of life
doesn't mean choking on the bone.
- Robin Williams as John Keating
in the 1989 movie Dead Poets Society

I didn't want to marry anybody else in town.
I want my baby to look like you.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

Deep in my heart I'm concealing things
that I'm longing to say.
Scared to confess what I'm feeling -
frightened you'll slip away.
- the movie Evita

Dumbo! C'mon, fly! Open them ears!
The magic feather was just a gag!
You can fly! Honest, you can!
- Timothy Q. Mouse in the movie Dumbo

Momma always said dyin' was a part of life.
I sure wish it wasn't.
- the movie Forrest Gump

I truly believe that happiness is possible...
even when you're thirty-three
and have a bottom the size of two bowling balls.
- the movie Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Pie, pie, pie.
- Michael (1996)
- the movie Michael (1996)

I know how hard it is in these times to have faith.
But maybe if you could have the faith to start with,
maybe the times would change.
You could change them. Think about it. Try.
And try not to hurt each other.
- the movie Oh, God!

The girl of my dreams is my mother's shadow,
cast upon the distant movie screen of my future.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
- the movie Braveheart

"I" is a non-stop storyteller, spinning tales
of the past, the present and the future -
constantly editing, interpreting
and directing this inner movie.
- Josh Baran

You remember lesson about balance?
Lesson not just karate only. Lesson for whole life.
Whole life have a balance. Everything be better. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Times like these, dark times,
they do funny things to people.
They can tear them apart.
- the movie Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

When someone you love dies,
you don't lose them all at once.
You lose them in pieces over time
- the movie Simon Birch

The movie character Forrest Gump describing life
as being "like a box of chocolates,"
is such a positive upbeat way of
characterizing the uncertainty of life.
I have no idea what life will give me next,
but whatever it is, it will be sweet.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life - for most people - is their past projected large
onto the movie screen of their future.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Might I perhaps win my wings?
I've been waiting for over 200 years now, sir,
and people ARE beginning to talk.
- It's a Wonderful Life (1946 movie)

First, wash all car. Then wax. Wax on...
Wax on, right hand. Wax off, left hand. Wax on, wax off.
Breathe in through nose, out the mouth. Wax on, wax off.
Don't forget to breathe, very important.
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

Tradition is the illusion of permanence.
- the Woody Allen movie Deconstructing Harry

Never trust spiritual leader who doesn't dance.
- Miyagi: character in the movie The Next Karate Kid

You'll live to be a hundred if you give up
all the things that make you want to.
- the movie Interiors

She drove me to drink.
That's the one thing I'm indebted to her for.
- the movie Never Give a Sucker an Even Break

I'd like to kiss ya, but I just washed ma hair.
- the movie The Cabin in the Cotton

I got a perfect build for clothes.
I'm a twenty-eight dwarf.
- the movie Love and Death

The food at this place is really terrible ...
and such small portions.
- the Woody Allen movie Annie Hall


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