"Movies are not scripts - movies are films they're not books, they're not the theatre."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Nicolas Roeg on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Nicolas Roeg 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."Nicolas Roeg on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Nicolas Roeg 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."Nicolas Roeg on Walt Disney
"And later I thought, I can't think how anyone can become a director without learning the craft of cinematography."