• Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
    ~ Martin Scorsese
  • I'm glad I finally took my dad's and mom's advice and got into it.
    ~ Jeff Bridges, on acting
  • The red carpet feels like a war zone, except you cannot fly or fight; you just have to stand there and take it.
    ~ Lupita Nyong'o, on awards season
  • Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate and the desire to hide.
    Artists are people driven by the tension between the desire to communicate and the desire to hide.
    ~ D. W. Winnicott
  • The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
    The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.
    ~ Jane Austen
  • I like dominating women as they are more competent.
    I like dominating women as they are more competent.
    ~ Soumik Sen, on whether Bengali women are dominating
  • The absence of limitations is the enemy of art.
    ~ Orson Welles
  • The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
    ~ Anton Chekhov
  • Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
    ~ George Bernard Shaw
  • Watching actors heartily applauding the Oscar winners you will see how good at acting they all are.
    Watching actors heartily applauding the Oscar winners you will see how good at acting they all are.
    ~ Kaushik Basu, on the Oscars