Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Guy Ritchie Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by Guy Ritchie from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

I can understand that the whole world is interested in my wife Madonna.
That's even why I married her.
- Guy Ritchie

You get a different kick out of all aspects of filmmaking.
- Guy Ritchie

If somebody has a better idea than me,
I'll take it if it surpasses what we have on the page
because at the end of the day,
it's me that takes the credit anyway!
- Guy Ritchie

We always have a take that's 'one for fun',
so once you've got what you need, you can do what you like.
Something does occasionally pop out of that tree.
I'm always open to ideas.
- Guy Ritchie

 

I like to think that we've got a plan,
so let's stick to it.
That said, once we've stuck to it, we're allowed as
much improvisation as anyone cares to indulge themselves in.
- Guy Ritchie

I like death.
I'm a big fan of it.
- Guy Ritchie

I got into film-making because I was interested in
making entertaining movies,
which I felt there was a lack of.
- Guy Ritchie

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


I love fatherhood.
I could bang on about kids forever.
- Guy Ritchie

My principal job is to make interesting and entertaining films,
and I'm not proud of which format or which particular technique I use.
I just wanted the film to look good.
- Guy Ritchie

Yeah, I'm certainly a lot more confident on this one
than I was one the last one,
which I think can be a good thing and a bad thing.
But, at least I slept while making this film.
- Guy Ritchie

The idea is that that there is no such thing as an external enemy.
- Guy Ritchie

I'm not under too much of an illusion of how smart
or un-smart I am because filmmaking ultimately is about teamwork.
- Guy Ritchie

I suppose directing on set is the most fun because
it's a good crack and you feel you're on the battlefield
whereas writing is a fairly solitary undertaking.
- Guy Ritchie

We're quite volatile as individuals,
but that doesn't work exponentially when we are together.
Relationships are about eating humble pie.
- Guy Ritchie

We can all be conned but at what point do we realize
that we're being conned and to what point do we allow ourselves to be conned?
- Guy Ritchie

In fact, 95% of the people in my films have been nothing
less than a pleasure to work with.
- Guy Ritchie

I think there's a natural system in your own head about
how much violence the scene warrants.
It's not an intellectual process, it's an instinctive process.
- Guy Ritchie

On Lock, Stock, we didn't know where the money for
shooting the next day was coming from.
- Guy Ritchie

I got too fed up with films that didn't make you think.
I liked the idea of one that you'd have to be dancing around with.
I like my mind to be engaged when I watch a film.
- Guy Ritchie

Other than the fact that I like a country house,
I can't think of anything I'd want to spend my money on.
- Guy Ritchie

I'm not politically motivated.
I used to be - passionately.
I used to be very Left wing.
Then I went very Right wing, and now I rest somewhere in the middle.
- Guy Ritchie

The best thing to do is find one person in your life
and try to love them unconditionally.
If you've accomplished that, you've accomplished a lot.
- Guy Ritchie

Previously, on Lock, Stock, I went to bed at two in
the morning and woke up at five in the morning,
and on this one I was known to nod off on the set occasionally.
- Guy Ritchie

What I liked about American movies when I was a kid
was that they're sort of larger than life and I think
I'm still suffering from that reaction.
- Guy Ritchie

I'd like to work with the missus, but there's nothing
in the pipeline at the moment.
- Guy Ritchie

We are not that flash, me or the missus.
In fact, we are quite low-maintenance.
- Guy Ritchie

The English countryside is the most staggeringly beautiful place.
I can't spend as much time there as I like,
but I like everything about it.
I like fishing, I like clay- pigeon shooting.
- Guy Ritchie

Well, what I try to do is throw as much mud on the
wall as I possibly can and just see what sticks,
what shines as quirky or more interesting that the others,
and I try to cling onto that one, somehow join a link from there to there.
- Guy Ritchie

I am not involved in any 'issues' because it's too sensitive for me -
or my wife -
to get involved.
Every time we express an opinion it becomes a whole thing in itself.
And the whole purpose of living in the countryside
was to get away from hundreds of people.
My wife fell off a horse, and suddenly there are hundreds of people around.
- Guy Ritchie

It's about not letting the internal enemy,
the real enemy, have his way because the more he does the stronger he becomes.
The film's about the devastating results that can manifest
from the internal enemy being unbridled and allowed to unleash chaos.
- Guy Ritchie

They're all based on factual characters.
Well, a good amount of them.
That's why I was attracted to this genre anyways,
because these characters are so large and cartoonish,
they're like caricatures, I just felt that there had
to be a film made about them.
- Guy Ritchie

After Lock, Stock, all these really nasty small town
characters came knocking at my door trying to tell me stories,
and somehow I ended up with this guy whose brother
was feeding people to pigs,
and that's what he did to get rid of people.
- Guy Ritchie

All the other guys I think had a scream on Lock,
Stock.
They just had a laugh and a crack, and thought it would never come out;
they were just having a good time.
On this one, I felt that.
- Guy Ritchie

Jake Green isn't just Jake Green.
Jake represents all of us.
The colour green is the central column of the spectrum
and the name Jake has all sorts of numerical values.
All things come back to him within the film's world of cons and games.
- Guy Ritchie

It's not easy to strap yourself down to a desk and
bash on a keyboard when you know you can direct lots of films,
because directing films is fun and interactive and gregarious.
Writing isn't.
- Guy Ritchie

Seek first to understand,
then to be understood.
- Stephen Covey

You never really understand a person
until you consider things from his point of view.
- Harper Lee

To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.
- Jose Ortega Y Gasset

The world is incomprehensible.
We won't ever understand it;
we won't ever unravel its secrets.
Thus we must treat the world as it is:
a sheer mystery.
- Carlos Castaneda

True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize
how little we understand about life,
ourselves, and the world around us.
- Socrates

If you understand, things are just as they are;
if you do not understand, things are just as they are.
- Zen Proverb

We really have to understand the person we want to love.
If our love is only a will to possess, it is not love.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

To realize that you do not understand is a virtue;
Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
- Lao Tzu

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

People understand me so poorly that they don't even understand
my complaint about them not understanding me.
- Soren Kierkegaard

If you begin to understand what you are
without trying to change it,
then what you are undergoes a transformation.
- J. Krishnamurti

I hear and I forget.
I see and I remember.
I do and I understand.
- Chinese proverb

I can't understand why people
are frightened by new ideas.
I'm frightened of old ones.
- John Cage

Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers,
who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt
to offer a solution everybody can understand.
- Colin Powell

We shall see but a little way if
we require to understand what we see.
- Henry David Thoreau

We are all different - and we are all one.
Take time to understand, and to appreciate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You do ill if you praise, but worse
if you censure, what you do not understand.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.
Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
- Marie Curie

Mystery creates wonder, and wonder is the basis
of man's desire to understand.
- Neil Armstrong

Let's have faith that right makes might;
and in that faith let us, to the end,
dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln

We should not pretend to understand the world
only by the intellect.
The judgment of the intellect
is only part of the truth.
- Carl Jung

Imagination is more important than knowledge.
For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand,
while imagination embraces the entire world,
and all there ever will be to know and understand.
- Albert Einstein

If one does not understand a person,
one tends to regard him as a fool.
- Carl Jung

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

Taoists understand that both the mind and the body
are mere tools of the Spirit,
and that intention creates physical reality.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Understand that the right to
choose your own path
is a sacred privilege.
Use it.
Dwell in possibility.
- Oprah Winfrey

Thoughtful people seldom share exactly the same opinion -
the same point-of-view.
The wise ones understand that they know nothing -
for virtually none of our experience is truly factual -
and they graciously honor all other opinions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

As long as any adult thinks that he,
like the parents and teachers of old,
can become introspective,
invoking his own youth to understand
the youth before him,
he is lost.
- Margaret Mead

It is only when we truly know and understand
that we have a limited time on earth
and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up
that we will begin to live each day to the fullest,
as if it were the only one we had.
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Not until we are lost
do we begin to understand ourselves.
- Henry David Thoreau

I used to tell my husband that,
if he could make me "understand" something,
it would be clear to all the other people in the country.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek
to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
- St. Francis of Assisi

God is not what you imagine
or what you think you understand.
If you understand you have failed.
- Saint Augustine

We should not pretend to understand
the world only by the intellect;
we apprehend it just as much by feeling.
Therefore, the judgment of the intellect is,
at best, only the half of truth, and must, if it be honest,
also come to an understanding of its inadequacy.
- Carl Jung

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy,
if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you,
if the simple things in nature have a message you understand,
Rejoice, for your soul is alive.
- Eleanora Duse

It is necessary for us to understand that
the only Active Principle is Spirit.
- Ernest Holmes


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Guy Ritchie Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.