"At a certain age it just became apparent to me that this was probably the work that I would have to do."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Daniel Day-Lewis on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Daniel Day-Lewis on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Daniel Day-Lewis on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Daniel Day-Lewis on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Daniel Day-Lewis on Robert Frost
"Where I come from, it was a heresy to say you wanted to be in movies, leave alone American movies."
"When I've gone back to work, it's always with that sense of inevitability. That may be a complete delusion, but it's the one that I need to get out of bed and go about my business. That sense that I can't avoid this thing. I better just get on with it."
"At some point in your life, if you're lucky, you get to design the way in which things evolve."
"I would wish for any one of my colleagues to have the experience of working with Martin Scorsese once in their lifetime."
"It is awesome to feel you are carrying on the family name."