"I was offered a choice of a flat salary up front or a percentage of the film's future earnings. I took the up front money. Nobody could have figured what Halloween would ultimately become."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Donald Pleasence on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Donald Pleasence on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Donald Pleasence on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Donald Pleasence on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Donald Pleasence on William Shakespeare
"All the real work is done in the rehearsal period."