"I wish that all of nature's magnificence, the emotion of the land, the living energy of place could be photographed."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Annie Leibovitz on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Annie Leibovitz on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Annie Leibovitz on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Annie Leibovitz on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Annie Leibovitz on Abraham Lincoln
"I shoot a little bit, maybe two rolls, medium format, which is 20 pictures, and if it's not working, I change the position."
"There must be a reason why photographers are not very good at verbal communication. I think we get lazy."
"My lens of choice was always the 35 mm. It was more environmental. You can't come in closer with the 35 mm."
"The pictures of my family were designed to be on a family wall, they were supposed to be together. It was supposed to copy my mother's wall in her house."
"I'm more interested in being good than being famous."