The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
– Margot Asquith
I think we simply all like to project ourselves into somebody else – somebody who is better-looking, richer, smarter. It’s comforting. It’s escapism, and that, of course, is what the movies are supposed to be all about. Ultimately, I think it’s just part of human nature to pretend.
– Richard D. Zanuck