"I saw Tequila Sunrise as a romantic picture with complex, bigger than life characters."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Conrad Hall on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Conrad Hall on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Conrad Hall on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Conrad Hall on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Conrad Hall on Fran Lebowitz
"I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script."
"I realize that every picture isn't a work of art."
"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."