Orson Welles Quotes (78 quotes)
“I do not suppose I shall be remembered for anything. But I don't think about my work in those terms. It is just as vulgar to work for the sake of posterity as to work for the sake of money.”
The fabulous Orson Welles (Hutchinson, 1956), p. 207
“I passionately hate the idea of being "with it"; I think an artist is always out of step with his time.”
As quoted in: "The Victoria Advocate" (31 August 1966). Sometimes misquoted as: "... an artist has always to be out of step with his time."
As quoted in: "The Victoria Advocate" (31 August 1966)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsOrson Welles
Born: May 6, 1915
Died: October 10, 1985 (aged 70)
Occupation: Actor, screenwriter, playwright
Bio: George Orson Welles was an American actor, director, writer and producer who worked extensively in theater, radio and film.
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“Through the travail of the ages, Midst the pomp and toil of war, Have I fought and strove and perished Countless times upon this star. In the form of many people In all panoplies of time Have I seen the luring vision Of the Victory Maid, sublime.”