I don't want yes-men around me. I want everyone to tell the truth, even if it costs them their jobs.
Some suggestions for you :
We want a story that starts out with an earthquake and works its way up to a climax.
If people don't want to go to the picture, nobody can stop them.
My father was not comfortable working with very articulate people. He and Willie Wyler got along because neither of them was very articulate.
My father believed strongly, and taught me, that you can't let yourself get too high on a success or too low on a failure. In this volatile business, that's useful to know.
Any man who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined.
If I could drop dead right now, I'd be the happiest man alive.
The Oscars are a lot different when you are a nominee. You walk around with this big smile on your face, and everyone, even people who work for rival film companies, tells you they voted for you.