"For a romantic comedy to be three hours long, that's longer than most marriages."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."David Fincher on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."David Fincher on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."David Fincher on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."David Fincher 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."David Fincher on Fran Lebowitz
"I think intelligence is totally subjective it's like sexiness."
"I don't know how to depict intelligence."
"For a number of years, I'd been around the kind of people who financed movies and the kind of people who are there to make the deals for movies. But I'd always had this naive idea that everybody wants to make movies as good as they can be, which is stupid."