"The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Alfred Hitchcock on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Alfred Hitchcock on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Alfred Hitchcock on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Alfred Hitchcock on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Alfred Hitchcock on Walt Disney
"Blondes make the best victims. They're like virgin snow that shows up the bloody footprints."
"I'm full of fears and I do my best to avoid difficulties and any kind of complications. I like everything around me to be clear as crystal and completely calm."
"Disney has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears him up."
"Television is like the invention of indoor plumbing. It didn't change people's habits. It just kept them inside the house."
"Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film."