"I realize that every picture isn't a work of art."
"True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist."Conrad Hall on Albert Einstein
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."Conrad Hall on Vincent Van Gogh
"The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person."Conrad Hall on Abraham Lincoln
"The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance."Conrad Hall on Aristotle
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."Conrad Hall on Oscar Wilde
"I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script."
"There is a kind of beauty in imperfection."
"It was 100 feet of 16 mm black-and-white film of a car coming to a stop sign, and driving off. I had to decide how to frame and light it. It was magic. There was a sense of mystery."
"Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten."
"That's why I like fast film. It gives you more freedom to light more naturally."