Samuel Goldwyn Quotes (80 quotes)
Goldwyn: A Biography of the Man Behind the Myth (1976) by Arthur Marx
Attributed. Earliest attribution found was in a Bulletin from 1954.
Reported to have said when told that his son was engaged to be married. As quoted in: More on Oxymoron (1984) by Patrick Hughes, p. 189
In 1956. As reported in: The media works (Pflaum/Standard, 1973) by Joan Valdes and Jeanne Crow, p. 59
As quoted in: "Art or anarchy?: How the extremists and exploiters have reduced the fine arts to chaos and commercialism" (Doubleday, 1964) by Huntington Hartford, p. 3
“That's the way with these directors, they're always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.”
Often misquoted as "Every director bites the hand that lays the golden egg." or "That's the trouble with directors. Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg." - The Great Goldwyn (1937) by Alva Johnston
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsSamuel Goldwyn
Born: August 17, 1882
Died: January 31, 1974 (aged 91)
Bio: Samuel Goldwyn was an American film producer. He was most notably well known for being the founding contributor executive of several motion picture studios in Hollywood.