Quotations on Bizarre
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If you make a film normally it's all right, the distributors are helpful and cooperative. But if you make a film that's a little stange, a little bizarre, then all the time it's a struggle with them.
- Dario Argento
(Keywords: Time, Bizarre, Film, Right, Struggle)
I feel as though the camera is almost a kind of voyeur in Mr. Bean's life, and you just watch this bizarre man going about his life in the way that he wants to.
- Rowan Atkinson
(Keywords: Life, Bizarre, Man)
This is absolutely bizarre that we continue to subsidize highways beyond the gasoline tax, airlines, and we don't subsidize, we don't want to subsidize a national rail system that has environmental impact.
- Joe Biden
(Keywords: Environmental, Bizarre, Tax, Want)
We're all so mauled by information, but it's recycled information. We need to shut it out. So, you've got to get bizarre. This is an artist's purpose - to break away from the recycled. Performance art can do that.
- Jack Bowman
(Keywords: Art, Performance, Purpose, Artist, Bizarre, Information)
Actually I consider myself a superficially normal looking person who has a vast collection of bizarre silly porn hidden in his basement, as all normal looking people do, and I'm keeping it hidden from everyone in the world except those few people with access to the Internet.
- Chris A. Bridges
(Keywords: People, Bizarre, Internet, Silly, World)
The actual tragedies of life bear no relation to one's preconceived ideas. In the event, one is always bewildered by their simplicity, their grandeur of design, and by that element of the bizarre which seems inherent in them.
- Jean Cocteau
(Keywords: Life, Design, Ideas, Bizarre, Simplicity)
I write about real people in disguise. If anything, my characters are toned down-the truth is much more bizarre.
- Jackie Collins
(Keywords: Truth, People, Bizarre, Disguise)
I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten.
- Francis Ford Coppola
(Keywords: American, Bizarre, Speech, Writer)
No matter how calmly you try to referee, parenting will eventually produce bizarre behavior, and I'm not talking about the kids. Their behavior is always normal.
- Bill Cosby
(Keywords: Parenting, Behavior, Bizarre, Kids, Talking, Will)
The bizarre world of cards is a world of pure power politics where rewards and punishments are meted out immediately.
- Ely Culbertson
(Keywords: Politics, Power, Bizarre, Cards, World)
One person goes off and works in Houston the other person goes off to London and you're on the phone to each other and somebody is paying you to kiss somebody else. It's very bizarre being an actor.
- Ted Danson
(Keywords: Kiss, Actor, Being, Bizarre, Houston, London)
I like the theater enormously, but I truly love films - the whole bizarre, boring process that it can be.
- Minnie Driver
(Keywords: Love, Bizarre, Theater)
Actually, in its purest form, Islam is incredibly tolerant. That makes what's going on in the world really bizarre.
- Steve Earle
(Keywords: Islam, Bizarre, World)
We've got a bunch of new writers now who tell me they grew up watching The Simpsons. It's bizarre, and they're writing some very funny stuff.
- Matt Groening
(Keywords: Funny, Bizarre, Now, Writers, Writing)
I loved acting when I was doing it, but getting the jobs I didn't understand because I'd never had to do it. That was a difficult lesson for me. It was very humbling and very bizarre.
- Mariel Hemingway
(Keywords: Acting, Bizarre, Jobs)
Facts sometimes have a strange and bizarre power that makes their inherent truth seem unbelievable.
- Werner Herzog
(Keywords: Power, Truth, Bizarre, Facts)
Croquet is tough. People play for months because the rules are so bizarre. Those crazy English.
- Jane Kaczmarek
(Keywords: People, Bizarre, English, Months, Play, Rules)
It was a very bizarre experience for me, to get the songs together, go in there, and try to deliver them as I would perhaps in a live setting. But I realized that I couldn't take on that coffeehouse style that I came from and go in there and burn it up.
- Jason Mraz
(Keywords: Experience, Bizarre, Songs, Style)
I wanted to give people - which is fairly bizarre considering my whole life is contemporary dance really - I wanted to give people a really fulfilling sense that they had seen a white classical ballet - in a very pure form.
- Graeme Murphy
(Keywords: Life, People, Dance, Ballet, Bizarre, Sense)
Years and years ago, when everyone knew that Pierce was going to be doing the job, they started selecting new people. I had this bizarre thing when I hadn't done many movies, and of going on for an interview.
- Jeremy Northam
(Keywords: Movies, People, Bizarre, Job, Years)
Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense.
- Ron Paul
(Keywords: Death, Bizarre, Cause, Injury, Liberty, Risk, Sense)
We had our first earthquake over here recently. That was a bizarre feeling. I just became disoriented and I remember my dad freaking out. Nothing broke or anything.
- Ashley Scott
(Keywords: Dad, Bizarre, Feeling, First, Nothing)
I believed or thought I was disoriented and the victim of a bizarre dream and I believe I paced in and out of the room and possibly into one of the other rooms. I may have re-examined her, finally believing that this was true.
- Sam Sheppard
(Keywords: Thought, Dream, Bizarre, May)
What you don't see are the cameras shoved in my face and the bizarre intrusive questions being asked, or the people falling over themselves, screaming and taunting to get a reaction.
- Kristen Stewart
(Keywords: People, Being, Bizarre, Questions)
It's bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children's health than the pediatrician.
- Meryl Streep
(Keywords: Health, Manager, Bizarre, Children)
I had this extraordinarily bizarre moment when, two Fridays ago, my missus gave birth to our second child at 11am and by the same time the following day I was sitting around a table with Ridley Scott, Russell Crowe and Leonardo DiCaprio in Rabat in Morocco, rehearsing a scene we were going to shoot the next day.
- Mark Strong
(Keywords: Time, Bizarre, Day)
I was never a villain on the stage. I always played strong, sympathetic types. My first stage role with a speaking part, believe it or not, was as a priest. It wasn't until I began acting in films that the producers and directors saw me primarily as a bizarre villain.
- Conrad Veidt
(Keywords: Acting, Bizarre, First)
It's funny that it all becomes about clothes. It's bizarre. You work your butt off and then you win an award and it's all about your dress. You can't get away from it.
- Reese Witherspoon
(Keywords: Funny, Work, Bizarre, Clothes, Dress)