Alfred Hitchcock Quote
“I never said all actors are cattle; what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle.”
Attributed. According to the book "Alfred Hitchcock: A Life in Darkness and Light" (2003) by Patrick McGilligan, "nobody has been able to date the origins" of this statement, but "the director himself recalled that he might have said something along those lines in the late 1920s"
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
Hudibras, a poem, Volume 1, printed by W. Lewis for Thomas McLean, 1819, p. 366, Part II, Canto II
As quoted in: Newsday, 11 February 1988
Born: August 13, 1899
Died: April 29, 1980 (aged 80)
Bio: Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was an English film director and producer. He pioneered many techniques in the suspense and psychological thriller genres. After a successful career in British cinema in both silent films and early talkies, Hitchcock moved to Hollywood. On 19 April 1955, he became an American citizen while remaining a British subject.