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Alfred Hitchcock Quotes

8 quotations by Alfred Hitchcock

QuoteIn films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man.Quote

QuoteSeeing a murder on television... can help work off one's antagonisms. And if you haven't any antagonisms, the commercials will give you some.Quote

QuoteTelevision has done much for psychiatry by spreading information about it, as well as contributing to the need for it.Quote

QuoteDrama is life with the dull bits cut out.Quote

QuoteThe length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.Quote

QuoteThere is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.Quote

QuoteThe paperback is very interesting but I find it will never replace the hardcover book -- it makes a very poor doorstop.Quote

QuoteWhen an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation, ' I say, 'Your salary.'Quote