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Nigel Kneale Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Nigel Kneale.

I wanted to write a story that demanded the viewer's attention.
- Nigel Kneale

People who believe in flying saucers are the scrapings from the bottom.
- Nigel Kneale

I'm in my 80s and not a keen television fan.
- Nigel Kneale

I never really saw myself as writing science fiction anyway.
- Nigel Kneale

 

I don't judge other people's work and I don't see enough of it either.
- Nigel Kneale

Something like The Haunting is not worth the slightest consideration from me.
- Nigel Kneale

I'd never seen any television before I started.
- Nigel Kneale

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Big Brother sounded like a silly stunt and that's what it is.
- Nigel Kneale

I reckon I closed down at least two films companies,
one of which was in Ealing in the mid 1950s.
- Nigel Kneale

I made a rule for myself that the only television things
I would do would be my own stories.
- Nigel Kneale

The only folk I can judge are people like Woody Allen who I think is a genius,
largely because I think he has beaten the system.
He has his own company, and his films are all his own ideas.
It's his direction, and so it comes out the way he imagined it.
- Nigel Kneale

Nothing could be recorded in those days except by aiming
a movie camera at the television screen.
It was at least another 10 years before they had any
kind of recording medium.
- Nigel Kneale

All stories should have some honesty and truth in them,
otherwise you're just playing about.
- Nigel Kneale

The trick is the paradox - turning your story inside out.
Now if it is something that appears to be of total
normality and then suddenly turns inside out and is
a different thing all together then that's fun to write.
- Nigel Kneale

You get to Hollywood and you are in the land of big
money where they don't like to see only one screenwriter's name.
It's much better if you've got four or five.
- Nigel Kneale

You set up a story and it turns inside out and that is,
for me, the most exciting sort of story to write.
The viewer thinks it's going to be about something
and it does the opposite.
- Nigel Kneale

Even the rich are hungry for love,
for being cared for, for being wanted,
for having someone to call their own.
- Mother Teresa

In all our contacts, it is probably the sense
of being really needed and wanted
which gives us the greatest satisfaction
and creates the most lasting bond.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.
- John Burroughs

Sometimes you get the results you wanted,
sometimes you don't.
What matters is that you did your best.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.
- Mel Brooks

I wanted to see exotic Vietnam, the jewel of Southeast Asia.
I, uh, I wanted to meet interesting
and stimulating people of an ancient culture,
and kill them.
- the movie Full Metal Jacket

I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I
should have been more specific.
- Lily Tomlin

I have often wanted to drown my troubles,
but I can't get my wife to go swimming.
- Anonymous

If God wanted us to bend over he'd put diamonds on the floor.
- Joan Rivers

Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh?" he whispered.
"Yes, Piglet?"
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's hand.
"I just wanted to be sure of you."
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

After fifteen minutes I wanted to marry her,
and after half an hour
I completely gave up the idea of stealing her purse.
- the movie Take the Money and Run (1969)

I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.
- Mitch Hedberg

My boyfriend and I broke up.
He wanted to get married and I didn't want him to.
- Rita Rudner

I wanted to know the name of every stone
and flower and insect and bird and beast.
I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life -
but there was no one to tell me.
- George Washington Carver

There's sometimes a weird benefit to having an alcoholic,
violent father.
He really motivated me in that I never wanted to be anything like him.
- Dean Koontz

Designers are very fickle.
I never wanted to be a victim of that.
You're in one minute, out the next.
- Tyra Banks

Earth Day 1970 was irrefutable evidence that the American
people understood the environmental threat and wanted action to resolve it.
- Barry Commoner

Secretly, I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix,
but I could never quite pull it off.
- Bryan Ferry

I decided I wanted to be a lawyer when I was 11 years of age.
- Johnnie Cochran

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things
no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving
America a new sense of purpose.
- Andy Rooney

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw,
the more of it I wanted to see.
- Paul Getty

I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up.
I wish my grandmother had done the same.
I wanted my girls to know me.
- Carol Burnett

I wanted to take up music, so my father bought me a blunt instrument.
He told me to knock myself out.
- Jay London

This is a wonderful way to celebrate an 80th birthday...
I wanted to be 65 again, but they wouldn't let me -
Homeland Security.
- Art Buchwald

I would never have done what I'd done if I'd considered
my father as somebody I wanted to please.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

Both my mother and father were very supportive of any
career move any of us wanted to make.
- James Gandolfini

I wanted to be with the kind of people I'd grown up with,
but you can't go back to them and be one of them again,
no matter how hard you try.
- Ethel Waters

My mother asked me what I wanted for my birthday,
so I said I wanted to read poetry with her.
- Guy Johnson

Some people wanted champagne and caviar
when they should have had beer and hot dogs.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I wanted to marry a girl just like my mom.
- Michael Bergin

Love cannot endure indifference.
It needs to be wanted.
Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart,
or its flame burns low.
- Henry Ward Beecher

I always imagined I could be what I wanted to be.
- Chris Brown

Today is the right day to do
what you have long wanted to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I realized my family was funny, because nobody ever
wanted to leave our house.
- Anthony Anderson

I wanted to escape so badly.
But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school.
It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
- Zhang Ziyi

In my prayers I never said I needed a home.
I said I wanted a sanctuary.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I wanted to buy a candle holder, but the store didn't have one.
So I got a cake.
- Mitch Hedberg

Growing up, I wanted desperately to please,
to be a good girl.
- Claire Danes

Wanted: a needle swift enough to sew this poem into a blanket.
- Charles Simic

As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster.
- Nicholas Pileggi

Perhaps he wanted to be alone with Dr. G., who was
here, but he should have let me know.
At Hoffmann's I felt I was sitting on hot coals,
expecting him to arrive every moment.
- Eva Braun

My mother used to take my brother and me to get any books we wanted,
but they were second hand books published in the '30s and '40s.
I liked scary books.
- Alejandro Amenabar

I write the vocals last, because I wanted to invent
the music first and push the music to the level that
I had to compete against it.
- Axl Rose

I didn't put out this album because I wanted everybody to know I was grown up.
I'm 21 and that's not grown up.
- Justin Timberlake

When I dealt with set theory, I could never make it
be the music that I wanted.
- Harrison Birtwistle

You know, they wanted to do a Broadway album and every show was kind of a bomb.
There was no music at all.
- Les Baxter

As a young girl I think I wanted to be a horse woman.
I loved horses.
- Karen Hughes

A director in Hollywood in my time couldn't do what he wanted to do.
- Douglas Sirk

They wanted Bridgette to be this extremely enigmatic character.
Im about the least enigmatic person on the planet,
so I just thought what I did on the show was boring.
- Margot Kidder

I have always known what I wanted, and that was beauty...
in every form.
- Joan Crawford

Because I wanted to have a place that I could create
everything that I that I never had as a child.
So, you see rides.
You see animals.
There's a movie theater.
- Michael Jackson

We wanted to bring the political situation in Austria on stage.
Naturally we could not do that without pointing to
Austrian's northern neighbor Germany.
- Leon Askin

I just basically took a chance because it looked like fun and I wanted the .
- Rob Mariano

I wanted to make connections between Whale's past and present.
- Bill Condon


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