"And now I have a big house, nice clothes and I travel in first class and I love it, so maybe it's time to enjoy being a star."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Vincent Cassel on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Vincent Cassel on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Vincent Cassel on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Vincent Cassel on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Vincent Cassel on Saint Augustine
"I have learned that acting is not about beauty."
"Working with David Cronenberg or Darren Aronofsky or even Steven Soderbergh isn't really like a typical Hollywood movie. These are true artists, and have a certain amount of freedom when they work, and they're more like independent filmmakers making their way through big studios."
"When you see violence in movies in general, it's very quick and painless, which isn't what it's like."
"I did direct two short movies. I learned many things, and one of the things I learned was that I am not a director. It has to be visceral, and it's not for me. I feel much more comfortable acting."
"Cinema is entertainment, and people go to the movies because they want to feel good and forget about everything."