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Anthony Minghella Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Anthony Minghella.

I have always believed that there is a need for life-affirming films.
- Anthony Minghella

You know you lose a lot of social skills if you're a writer.
You spend too long alone.
And its forced me to address that.
- Anthony Minghella

The only lesson to extract from any civil war is that
it's pointless and futile and ugly,
and that there is nothing glamorous or heroic about it.
There are heroes, but the causes are never heroic.
- Anthony Minghella

When I became the chair of the British Film Institute,
I didn't understand how much of my time would be taken
up with trying to make a case for the British Film Institute:
what it's for,
why it exists, why it needs its money.
- Anthony Minghella

 

The feeling of not belonging, of not being entirely worthy,
of being sometimes hostage to your own sensibilities.
Those things speak to me very personally.
- Anthony Minghella

Those who won our independence...
valued liberty as an end and as a means.
They believed liberty to be the secret of happiness
and courage to be the secret of liberty.
- Louis D. Brandeis

Friendship, like the immortality of the soul,
is too good to be believed.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Only those who can leave behind everything they
have ever believed in can hope to escape.
- William S. Burroughs

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as
six impossible things before breakfast.
- Lewis Carroll

Sometimes I've believed as many as
six impossible things before breakfast.
- Lewis Carroll

Even the truth, when believed, is a lie.
You must experience the truth, not believe it.
- Werner Erhard

Nothing is so firmly believed as what is least known.
- Michel de Montaigne

No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority.
- Robert A. Heinlein

Real love is never a selfish emotion.
If you want something from someone -
especially if that something is sex -
what you are feeling is not true love.
True love is about wanting happiness for the person you love -
and not about seeking happiness for yourself.
Fortunately, in most cases our own loving presence
is the greatest gift we can give to a person we love.
Nonetheless, the litmus test of love is knowing
we would choose never to see that person again
if we believed that distance would bring them greater happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I've always believed that if done properly,
armed robbery doesn't have to be an unpleasant experience.
- the movie Thelma & Louise

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person,
he believed in me.
- Jim Valvano

The nineteenth century believed in science but the
twentieth century does not.
- Gertrude Stein

It is the things for which there is no evidence
that are believed with passion.
- Bertrand Russell

We are all atheists about most of the gods
that societies have ever believed in.
Some of us just go one god further.
- Richard Dawkins

I believed in myself.
I never imagined myself as just an ordinary player.
- Imran Khan

My father always told me that
all businessmen were sons of bitches,
but I never believed it till now.
- John F. Kennedy

I have long believed that sacrifice is the pinnacle of patriotism.
- Bob Riley

I have long believed taxpayers make better use of their
money than the government ever could.
- Kay Bailey Hutchison

My mother was the influence in my life.
She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate
triumph of justice and hard work.
She believed passionately in education.
- John H. Johnson

I believed in studying just because I knew education was a privilege.
It was the discipline of study, to get into the habit
of doing something that you don't want to do.
- Wynton Marsalis

I engaged upon those activities because I believed that,
in the dangerous circumstances which have been created in South Africa,
it was my duty to do so.
- Bram Fischer

I've said this forever - I've always believed the Today
show is more than the sum of its parts.
- Jeff Zucker

I have always believed helping your fellow man is profitable in every sense,
personally and bottom line.
- Mario Puzo

If women believed in their husbands they would be a
good deal happier and also a good deal more foolish.
- H. L. Mencken

If all the world hated you, and believed you wicked,
while your own conscience approved you,
and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.
- Charlotte Bronte

I've always believed that you can think positive just
as well as you can think negative.
- James A. Baldwin

The powerful men in my life have always believed in me:
my husband,
my son.
- Judy Collins

I'm just one of the kids, and all because the students
at Hamilton Heights High School listened to the facts,
educated their parents and themselves,
and believed in me.
- Ryan White

I don't think anyone connected with Five-O believed
the show would last as long as it did.
- James MacArthur

You know, I've never actually really believed that death is inevitable.
I just think it's a rumor.
- David Carradine

The other day they asked me about mandatory drug testing.
I said I believed in drug testing a long time ago.
All through the sixties I tested everything.
- Bill Lee

The real problem is arranging that experience in a way that tells a story,
which is just incredible enough to be interesting,
but credible enough to be believed.
- Richard Helms

The exact contrary of what is generally believed is often the truth.
- Jean de la Bruyere

I have never believed in being part of any one group or camp.
- Akshay Kumar

I had no idea that he was going to write that,
but I've always believed that insecurity was what would
keep you always in your innocence,
no matter what the business did.
- Sally Kirkland

Look, all administrations, all governments lie,
all officials lie and nothing they say is to be believed.
That's a pretty good rule.
- Daniel Ellsberg

I believed that our own public would keep this in mind
even in this serious crisis,
and stand firm if only we at the front continued to stand firm too.
- Paul von Hindenburg

Learning is always rebellion...
Every bit of new truth discovered is revolutionary
to what was believed before.
- Margaret Lee Runbeck

I think all of us certainly believed the statistics
which said that probably 88% chance of mission success
and maybe 96% chance of survival.
And we were willing to take those odds.
- Alan Shepard

Everyone believed the Senate could not really be led.
It used to take so long to rise up through seniority.
- Robert Caro

As a boy, I believed freedom for America meant freedom for me.
There was a time I believed every word spoken.
- Barry White

In the past the publishers I've worked with have been extremely generous.
And in almost every case, have been people who believed
in the work rather than the sales and marketing.
- Peter Sotos

I felt uneasy, but sometimes, like I said before,
I believed in Col.
North and there was a very solid and very valid reason
that he must have been doing this.
- Fawn Hall

I have never believed that the critic is the rival of the poet,
but I do believe that criticism is a genre of literature or it does not exist.
- Harold Bloom

Those who are believed to be most abject and humble
are usually most ambitious and envious.
- Baruch Spinoza

I never kept up with the fashions.
I believed in wearing what I thought looked good on me.
- Bettie Page

I have always believed governments must adapt to the needs of the people,
not the other way around.
- Kim Campbell

I have always believed that 98% of a student's progress
is due to his own efforts,
and 2% to his teacher.
- John Philip Sousa

Well, I have also believed in empowering the individual
and believe there is a degree of inertia in big government
that hampers the ability to respond to a rapidly evolving crisis.
- Michael Burgess

Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed.
To be believed, it must be credible.
To be credible, it must be true.
- Hubert H. Humphrey

As a boy I believed I could make myself invisible.
I'm not sure that I ever could, but I certainly had
the ability to pass unnoticed.
- Terence Stamp

But I've always believed that Christine Cagney shouldn't
be played past a certain age.
- Sharon Gless

I can remember when nobody believed an actor and didn't care what he believed.
- Lionel Barrymore

Where I once believed people were there to be used,
I started thinking of other people first.
- Josh McDowell

In the United States I have always believed that there
was a big difference between Conservative and stupid.
Boy is it getting harder to prove that one by the minute.
- Rick Mercer

I always believed that my silence on several topics
will be an advantage in the long run.
- Aishwarya Rai

My father wanted me to be a pharmacist like himself.
He had been a doctor, but he no longer believed in medicine;
so he became a pharmacist,
but he believed in that hardly more.
- Claude Chabrol

A soft refusal is not always taken, but a rude one is immediately believed.
- Alexander Chase

A marriage contract to me is as binding as any in business,
and I have always believed in sticking to an agreement.
- Paul Getty

I never believed I wouldn't make it -
and perhaps that's why I've always found work.
I've always stuck at everything I've ever done.
I absolutely won't give up.
- Amanda Holden

It never hurt Lenny Bruce's career to get arrested for swearing.
It did back in the time, but he broke those doors down
by doing the stuff that he believed in.
- Joe Rogan

I also believed that our public at home would be strong
enough to survive even the present crisis.
- Paul von Hindenburg

I didn't want to be greedy.
It's a mark of bad character and I always believed
that pigs go the slaughterhouse.
- Walter Annenberg

Desperation is the raw material of drastic change.
Only those who can leave behind everything they have
ever believed in can hope to escape.
- William S. Burroughs

We know that in 2001 it was believed 78 stem cell lines existed.
But now we know there are only 22 that are viable,
and they have been contaminated with mouse stem cells.
- Russ Carnahan

I've always believed that one woman's success can only
help another woman's success.
- Gloria Vanderbilt


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