"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."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Matthew Modine on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Matthew Modine on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Matthew Modine on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Matthew Modine on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Matthew Modine on Winston Churchill
"I never set out to be rich and famous. I wanted to follow my own path."
"I don't think that digital photography is romantic yet. It's not sympathetic the way that film is."