"I also wanted to express the strength of cinema to hide reality, while being entertaining. Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Pedro Almodovar on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Pedro Almodovar on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Pedro Almodovar on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Pedro Almodovar on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Pedro Almodovar on Ernest Hemingway
"I don't want to imitate life in movies I want to represent it. And in that representation, you use the colors you feel, and sometimes they are fake colors. But always it's to show one emotion."