Omar Sharif movie quotes

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Identikit and personal data
Name
Michel Demitri
Last name
Shalhoub
Pseudonym
Omar Sharif
Born
April 10, 1932 in Alessandria d’Egitto
Died
July 10, 2015
Gender
male
Nationality
Egyptian
Profession
actor
Zodiac sign
Aries
Omar Sharif movie quotes, phrases and lines
14 in english
Omar Sharif quotes
  • “Making love? It's a communion with a woman. The bed is the holy table. There I find passion - and purification.”
    Omar Sharif
     
  • “Women know when they've got the menopause but men don't quite know. They know it afterwards.”
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  • “I want to live every moment totally and intensely. Even when I'm giving an interview or talking to people, that's all that I'm thinking about.”
    Omar Sharif
  • “I'd rather be playing bridge than making a badmovie.”
    Omar Sharif
    [Tag:acting, movie]
  • “Zhivago was an awful part to play. I couldn't go to the daily rushes and see myself do that one big, good scene that would have gotten me into gear. I started eating my heart out, and I had a sort of breakdown after one month. I said 'David, you made a mistake in picking me', but he replied 'Trust me' and I kept on going.”

    Omar Sharif On David Lean
  • “- Sheik Riyadh: How is the coffee? If you were to put a horseshoe in it, do you suppose it would stand erect?
    - Katib: At your age uncle, I suppose it is that only thing that might!
    - Sheik Riyadh: Boldly spoken... for a man with no wives.”

    Omar Sharif - Sheikh Riyadh
    Silas Carson - Katib
    [Tag:age, coffee, genitalia]
  • “Your weapons are indeed beautiful.”
    Omar Sharif - Emir Beni-Zair
    [Tag:weapons]
  • “- Frank Hopkins: Only fools or gamblers walk behind a stange mare, Sheikh! You can believe that.
    - Sheik Riyadh: Is that a passage from the Bible?”

    Viggo Mortensen - Frank Hopkins
    Omar Sharif - Sheikh Riyadh
  • “I don't know what women are attracted to. I can't tell, but certainly I have no notion of having sex appeal or being seductive in any way.”
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  • “I didn't want to be a slave to any passion anymore. I gave up card playing altogether, even bridge and gambling - more or less. It took me a few years to get out of it.”
    Omar Sharif
     
  • “I'm very wary about giving advice. I think it's very dangerous to give advice to people, except if you know them very well.”
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  • “- Browning: Are you in organized crime?
    - Bart: I'm in Parliament.
    - Browning: Six of one.”

    Chevy Chase - Browning
    Omar Sharif - Bart
    [Tag:crime, politics]
  • “- Frank Hopkins: I'm not a gambling man.
    - Sheik Riyadh: Quite the contrary. You are gambling with your very life!”

    Viggo Mortensen - Frank Hopkins
    Omar Sharif - Sheikh Riyadh
    [Tag:gambling, life]
  • “- Agent Cedric: Know any good white basketball players?
    - Blind Souvenir Vendor: There are no good white basketball players.”

    Omar Sharif - Agent Cedric
    Ian McNeice - Blind Souvenir Vendor
    [Tag:ability, sport]
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