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Brad Bird Quotes and Sayings

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And it's not only films, I'm pretty unaware of anything
that's going on in popular culture right now.
- Brad Bird

I'm definitely a centrist and feel like both parties can be absurd.
- Brad Bird

I have three kids and a wife, and any moments that
aren't dedicated to working on this film in some way,
or family, are immediately reserved for sleep.
- Brad Bird

Ten-year-old boys move differently than middle-aged women,
who move differently than athletic guys,
who move differently than government bureaucrats.
- Brad Bird

 

My kids love anime, but I don't show them the really graphic stuff.
- Brad Bird

That's not the part of the story that I'm interested in,
anyway.
The part that I'm interested in is all the personal stuff.
I tried to base the powers on family archetypes.
- Brad Bird

Without naming names, I think other movies look more
realistic but they feel less real.
- Brad Bird

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I think it's the most extraordinary studio around.
I would love to do my next project with Pixar.
- Brad Bird

Look, I think if you talk down to a kid or aim specifically at a kid,
most kids aren't gonna like it, really,
because most kids can feel when you are being patronizing.
- Brad Bird

If you look at a lot of animated movies,
they don't pay attention to how things move through space.
- Brad Bird

I was not a big comic-book reader.
- Brad Bird

Well what's funny is, again, people say they believed what was going on,
but again, Bob's hands are about three times bigger than his feet.
So these are very caricatured.
- Brad Bird

Animation is about creating the illusion of life.
And you can't create it if you don't have one.
- Brad Bird

But I don't just see the movie when I see the movie,
I see all the great people who worked on it and all their hard work,
because they could not have worked any harder.
- Brad Bird

Oh yeah, I'm still employed at Pixar and I love it here.
- Brad Bird

I got my heroes secondhand, from television and movies,
to a certain extent.
- Brad Bird

I think if you have a really big, heavy person,
there's a feeling of an invisible puppeteer jerking them around in space.
They don't feel like they are moving themselves.
- Brad Bird

We make films that we ourselves would want to see and
then hope that other people would want to see it.
If you try to analyze audiences or think there's some
sophisticated recipe for success,
then I think you are doomed.
You're making it too complicated.
- Brad Bird

If there are similarities, it's simply because the
same thoughts that occurred to other people also occurred to me.
I'd be astonished if anyone could come up with any
truly original powers that were at all interesting any more.
- Brad Bird

I had about the biggest, longest wish list anyone could have,
and 99 percent of what I wanted to get on the screen
we got on the screen within our schedule and within
our budget and within our resources.
- Brad Bird

Look, it's a mainstream animated movie,
and how often are those considered thought provoking?
It's meant to be a great time at the theater,
but it's also designed to work on more than one level.
- Brad Bird

If you move something 10 pounds through space and then stop suddenly,
there's a little overshoot.
When you transfer weight from one leg to another,
there's a certain way that it happens.
- Brad Bird

Every time I started going in the direction of thinking how it might turn out,
I started to just turn my brain around and not go there,
because I think the surest way to guarantee that you
won't win is to assume that you will.
- Brad Bird

Well I'm still working on The Incredibles.
So I'm going to take a little time off.
I've got a couple of tricks up my sleeve.
I'm not ready to talk about them yet,
but expect the unexpected.
- Brad Bird

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu PHOTO

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch PHOTO

You will not be punished for your anger,
you will be punished by your anger.
- The Buddha PHOTO

The beauty does not live out there;
the beauty's in my eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
- Marianne Williamson

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

I am not afraid of storms
for I am learning how to sail my ship.
- Louisa May Alcott

"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly,
"one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."
- Hans Christian Andersen

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The essence of life is not in
the great victories and grand failures,
but in the simple joys.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius

Everything is a miracle,
not just the beautiful and lovely things.
- Anonymous

Self-respect is not a function of size, age, or wealth.
Breathe deep, sing loud and sweet,
"I am me, I am unique, I am magnificent."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

I do not need anyone's permission to be my true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson

Do not let what you cannot do
interfere with what you can do.
- John Wooden

A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue,
but the parent of all other virtues.
- Cicero

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
- Edmund Hillary

Imagine all the people living life in peace.
You may say I'm a dreamer,
but I'm not the only one.
I hope someday you'll join us,
and the world will be as one.
- John Lennon

One can not reflect in streaming water.
Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
- Lao Tzu

We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors,
we borrow it from our children.
- Native American Proverb

What you leave behind is not what
is engraved in stone monuments,
but what is woven into the lives of others.
- Pericles

Circumstance does not make the man: it reveals him to himself.
- James Allen

Stand Tall, Stand Proud.
Know that you are unique and magnificent.
You do not need the approval of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek,
but a means by which we arrive at that goal.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Do first things first, and second things not at all.
- Peter F. Drucker

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty,
believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott

The worst sin toward our fellow creatures
is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them:
that's the essence of inhumanity.
- George Bernard Shaw

A bird does not sing because it has an answer.
It sings because it has a song.
- Chinese Proverb

A ship in harbor is safe -
but that is not what ships are for.
- John A. Shedd

It's not whether you get knocked down;
it's whether you get back up.
- Vince Lombardi

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
- Oscar Wilde

Life is not about how fast you run
or how high you climb
but how well you bounce.
- Vivian Komori

The key to forgiveness is to forgive from the heart -
not from the mind.
- Sheri Rosenthal

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

If things are not as you wish,
wish them as they are.
- Yiddish Proverb

The opposite of courage in our society
is not cowardice, it is conformity.
- Rollo May

Love means not ever having to say you're sorry.
- Erich Segal


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