I didn't mean to hit the umpire with the dirt, but I did mean to hit that bastard in the stands.

"There are times when a golfer is tempted to throw her clubs away and forget the whole 'humblin' business.' At other times, she wouldn't trade places with a queen--that's when the shots are long and true, and putts are dropping."

I don't have a life, I really don't. I'm as close to a nun as you can be without the little hat. I'm a golf nun.

If you weren't on Chris Economaki's radar screen, you probably weren't on anybody's.

“Opera is like a husband with a foreign title: expensive to support, hard to understand, and therefore a supreme social challenge.”

All of my films deal with the same thing: striving, socially and culturally, to stay alive.

A snake will always be a snake, even if you put a chain around its neck and try to make it walk upright.

This used to be a government of checks and balances. Now it's all checks and no balances.

“The single most important component of a camera is the twelve inches behind it!”

I begin to think, that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life. Man was made for action and for bustle too, I believe.

We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.

"It was impossible to get a conversation going; everybody was talking too much."

In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.