"Sitting down to a meal with an Indian family is different from sitting down to a meal with a British family."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Roland Joffe on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Roland Joffe on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Roland Joffe on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Roland Joffe on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Roland Joffe on Benjamin Franklin
"Making the City Of Joy gave me the best political education of my life. It became a wrestling match between an Englishman who had gradually ceased to be a Marxist, and a culture that was becoming more Marxist by the day."
"I'm not a very serious person. You know how they say that clowns are very funny in public and are really sad at home? I'm really kind of stupid at home and more serious in public."
"When you look at our world, the truth is that we're all under the influence of politics."
"Even if we don't know it or aren't aware of it, politics and philosophy are really what make our up lives."
"I like cinema audiences. I respect them, and I talk to them just like I would anybody I know."