"I don't think that digital photography is romantic yet. It's not sympathetic the way that film is."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Matthew Modine on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Matthew Modine on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Matthew Modine on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Matthew Modine on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Matthew Modine on Fran Lebowitz
"I never set out to be rich and famous. I wanted to follow my own path."
"We should all aspire in life to do a multitude of things well - to be a great father, to be a good husband, to be a good lover, you know, to try to do things the best you can is very important to me."