"Independent films have a very different cachet than success films."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Diane Lane on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Diane Lane on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Diane Lane on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Diane Lane on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."Diane Lane on Winston Churchill
"I grew up loving horses. I was relatively obsessed, starting with my rocking horse at age 2, all the way through my painting and drawing phase."
"I think fun is an important part of the entertainment industry, and it should be. Anybody who's not incorporating some of that into their work needs to take a break, go away, and have an attitude adjustment."
"I was raised by free-spirited people, though my father gave me a very strong work ethic."
"I think the secret to happiness is having a Teflon soul. Whatever comes your way, you either let it slide or you cook with it."
"I don't really know how to relate to a long-term day-in day-out kind of comfortable relationship."