"Being a father at a later age is different from when I had my other two daughters when I was in my 20s and 30s. If you're in your 60s and you're with the kid every day, you're dealing with the mind of a child, so it opens up that childishness in you again."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Martin Scorsese on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Martin Scorsese on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Martin Scorsese on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Martin Scorsese on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Martin Scorsese on Robert Frost
"I don't like being in houses alone."
"Our world is so glutted with useless information, images, useless images, sounds, all this sort of thing. It's a cacophony, it's like a madness I think that's been happening in the past twenty-five years. And I think anything that can help a person sit in a room alone and not worry about it is good."
"Film in the 20th century, it's the American art form, like jazz."
"It seems to me that any sensible person must see that violence does not change the world and if it does, then only temporarily."
"As you grow older, you change."