"Ireland was a place for the renewal of hope and I still see it like that."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Daniel Day-Lewis on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Daniel Day-Lewis on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Daniel Day-Lewis on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Daniel Day-Lewis on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Daniel Day-Lewis on Dalai Lama
"At a certain age it just became apparent to me that this was probably the work that I would have to do."
"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."