"And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Douglas Sirk on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Douglas Sirk on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Douglas Sirk on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Douglas Sirk on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Douglas Sirk on Walt Disney
"In the 19th century, you had bourgeois art without politics - an almost frozen idea of what beauty is."