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One of my favorite guys when I was young... I've always loved Bill Cosby. I've always wanted to direct him in something.
I write, I teach, I direct. I sail around the world for Holland America two months out of every year doing a seminar where we discuss film or theater and do improvisations.
If I have one vanity wish, it would be to direct. It's the only thing I haven't done yet that I would like to.
I'd rather direct than produce. Any day. And twice on Sunday.
Direct observation of the luminous essence of nature is for me indispensable.
My uncle gave me a trumpet, but I loved the Louis Armstrong sound and the Harry James sound and I played by ear and I played always soulful or very direct from the gut.
In 1960 I published a book that attempted to direct attention to the possibility of a thermonuclear war, to ways of reducing the likelihood of such a war, and to methods for coping with the consequences should war occur despite our efforts to avoid it.
I have actually directed over thirty plays and about one hundred commercials for cable TV, but have not yet had the opportunity to direct a feature film.
The American claim that the bombing of North Vietnam was directed against military targets does not withstand direct investigation.
The very design of neoliberal principles is a direct attack on democracy.
I don't act, I don't direct, I don't design.
Fathering is a major job, but I need both things in my life: my job to be a director, and my kids to direct me.
A nuclear-weapons armed Iran is not in anyone's human-rights interests. That is a direct threat to the lives and the livelihoods and the stability not only of the region but beyond.
I have fun acting, and I want to do more of it, and I want to direct my own movie.
I go out and look for a good story to tell and if I like it enough and I decide to direct it, I become dangerously involved in becoming a part of that story.
I would love to do a musical. I would love that. I would have to find the right book, the right story, but some day I'm going to make one. I would really like to go off and direct a musical. That's what I would really like to do when I grow up.
Anybody can direct, but there are only eleven good writers.
Peace in this life is based upon faith and testimony. We can all find hope from our personal prayers and gain comfort from the scriptures. Priesthood blessings lift us and sustain us. Hope also comes from direct personal revelation, to which we are entitled if we are worthy.
James E. Faust
I want to act and direct like Jodie Foster. I admire her because she went to college and she is still doing the same thing.
Eventually, it came to this place like, 'I'd like to direct, but I need to find the story to tell.' 'Man of Tai Chi' became the story to tell.
You can act in five, six, or seven films in the time it takes to direct one film.
One thing I've learned to appreciate as I've gotten a little older is direct forms of communication.
Let me put it this way: I would like to direct a successful film. An unsuccessful film I would not like to direct. Films are very difficult.
If I was to direct Ron Howard, I guarantee you, I would put him through a living hell every day. I would demand so much of him. We wouldn't quit until he leaves the set crying. Weeping! Spent!
It was always my practice to train salespeople under my direct supervision, and to treat children with the utmost consideration.
James Cash Penney
Martin Luther King, Jr.
C. S. Lewis
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