"Nature is so powerful, so strong. Capturing its essence is not easy - your work becomes a dance with light and the weather. It takes you to a place within yourself."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Annie Leibovitz on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Annie Leibovitz on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Annie Leibovitz on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Annie Leibovitz on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Annie Leibovitz on Maya Angelou
"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."