"Hitchcock had to fight to the death to make his movies."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Alex Winter on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Alex Winter on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Alex Winter on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Alex Winter on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Alex Winter on Helen Keller
"I take a lot from everywhere. I take from music, architecture, novels, and plays. Anywhere that hits you."
"Like I said about Freaked, people tend to find these films, and I think that in the end the cool thing about a movie is that it can be sort of burnt temporarily, but then it's burnt into the fabric of your culture."
"I just like movies that somehow expose the world in a way that's different than you imagine it."
"I think movies are good for getting into dream states or exploring weird alternate states of thinking."
"The thing is there have been American movies that are similar to Solaris, like Alien had a lot of things that are similar, although it's also got the horror element."