Robert Wise quotes
“You can't tell any kind of a story without having some kind of a theme, something to say between the lines.”
“I think one of the major things a director has to do is to know his subject matter, the subject matter of his script, know the truth and the reality of it.”
“Preproduction is so important. When you cast the actors, you've done much of the work.”
“I've always been proud of being a Hoosier. When I talk to people, I tell them that.”
“My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you've got to be a filmmaker.”
“- Stanley's Neighbor: Hey Stanley, I haven't seen you much this weekend. What have you been doing?
- Stanley Stupid: Oh you know, had breakfast, read the paper, saved the world.”