"An essential element of any art is risk. If you don’t take a risk then how are you going to make something really beautiful, that hasn’t been seen before?"#

"We want you, at first, to steal from us, because you can’t steal. You will take what we give you and you will put it in your own voice and that’s how you will find your voice. And that’s how you begin. And then one day someone will steal from you."#

"You work another job and get up at five in the morning and write your script."#

"Every time I made a film, I always knew what I thought the theme was, the core, in one word. Knowing the theme helps you make a decision when you’re not sure which way to go."#

"We know that art is about beauty, and therefore it has to be about truth."#

What’s the biggest barrier to being an artist? "Self-confidence always. The artist always battles his own/her own feeling of inadequacy. You have to battle the lack of confidence by giving the scene the chance to solidify."#

It's 2014. Is Web Design Dead? By Jeffrey Zeldman, Zeldman.com #

"HTML 'gurudom' was never a career path for anyone, aside, maybe, from a couple of talented authors."#

Roger Angell: Life in the Nineties By Roger Angell, The New Yorker#

"More venery." #

"But to hell with them and with all that, O.K.?"#

© 2014 Betsy Kimak.
Last update: Wed, Jul 23, 2014 at 5:29 PM.
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