"Oh, the relationship with actors and managers and agents and things is a terrible problem sometimes."
"You can't stop loving or wanting to love because when its right it's the best thing in the world. When you're in a relationship and its good, even if nothing else in your life is right, you feel like your whole world is complete."John Schlesinger on Keith Sweat
"Spiritual relationship is far more precious than physical. Physical relationship divorced from spiritual is body without soul."John Schlesinger on Mahatma Gandhi
"One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives."John Schlesinger on Euripides
"Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods."John Schlesinger on Denis Waitley
"You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity."John Schlesinger on Epicurus
"That attitude toward women as objects may have worked for the late Sixties, but it doesn't do so now."
"Yes, but I think if you look at it with a sort of gay sensibility and want everything to be positive about gay life, it could be interpreted as antigay."