A picture is a poem without words.
Making a pretty picture, an image, is a completely different thing from acting to camera.
– Gemma Chan
Once an object has been incorporated in a picture it accepts a new destiny.
– Georges Braque
Seeing that picture, for me, was like Chartres Cathedral.
– Henry Moore
Actually, I’m not all that interested in the subject of photography. Once the picture is in the box, I’m not all that interested in what happens next. Hunters, after all, aren’t cooks.
– Henri Cartier-Bresson
I’d just as soon not get into a discussion about Jane and her politics. I’d just as soon stick to what we’re here for, the picture.
– Henry Fonda
Making pictures, for an actress, is like betting, for a gambler. Each time you make a picture you try to analyze why you won or lost.
– Hedy Lamarr
You keep on balancing and balancing and balancing until the picture wins, because then the subject’s turned into the picture.
– Howard Hodgkin
I think we were the first picture to cut on Final Cut Pro. So we were the guinea pigs, because we got a deal on the system. But with that comes all sorts of technological problems I couldn’t begin to describe.
– Griffin Dunne
A really good picture looks as if it’s happened at once. It’s an immediate image.
– Helen Frankenthaler
A lot of what a composer does has to do with storytelling, and there are different ways of fusing music with picture to express different storytelling ideas.
– Howard Shore
Basically we just created our own label, but again we just did it to document our own music and create our own thing, so the major labels were just always out of our picture, we’re not interested.
– Ian MacKaye
I’m such a coward that unless I get a good writer, I don’t want to make a picture.
– Howard Hawks
Only the poet can look beyond the detail and see the whole picture.
– Helen Hayes
I would sooner play in a good British picture than in the majority of American pictures I have seen.
– Glynis Johns
The early readers are in-between books for the kids who aren’t ready for novels yet but are done with my picture books. It’s really rewarding to think that they can grow up reading my books at all the different levels.
– Grace Lin
I have a picture of an ideal consciousness.
– Henry Flynt
Rock n’ roll unchained a nation and revolutionized radio and the record industry, not to mention the motion picture business.
– Henry Rollins
I did a picture for the First Barbie doll box.
– Heather O’Rourke
It’s hard not to think of Jack Ford when you’re making a Western. Hard not to think of him when you’re making any picture.
It’s what everyone is after, I mean they want success and when they get it it’s an incredible pressure but what you have to do is try to keep the big picture in view.
– Gerry Beckley
I once was interviewed and got so exasperated that I said, ‘What do you want, a shopping list?’ They kept asking, ‘What’s in this picture?’
The picture surface recedes just as much in the 20th century as it did in the 15th. The techniques of making pictures have hardly changed.
The days, months, and years eventually reveal, like a Polaroid, a clear picture of how significant events and decisions ultimately shape our lives.
– Hoda Kotb
I can’t even picture being without rock ‘n’roll.
– Hank Ballard
We’d rather see a picture that we liked then dump on one we didn’t.
– Gene Siskel
Some time ago, I investigated the possibility that a computer might be able to reconstruct a picture from sets of very accurate X-ray measurements taken through the body at a multitude of different angles.
– Godfrey Hounsfield
I don’t think you can lightly paint a picture. It’s an activity I take very seriously.
I really never thought about the way I looked until boys came into the picture.
– Georgia Jagger
I sincerely hope that I shall always be a credit to my race, and to the motion picture industry.
– Hattie McDaniel