Bill Paxton quotes

  • When you start out as a filmmaker, you do parodies, because you can't really compete on a studio level.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Levels #Parody #Filmmaker

  • Through readiness and discipline, we are the masters of our fate.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Fate #Destiny #Discipline

  • People interpret things through their owns lens, just the way they do the Bible. You can find justification for just about everything in the Bible. I think man has got a great ego when it comes to his God, whatever that is. It just seems to me that someone who wants to take on God's punishment, it just seems a huge egoism to think that he should appoint himself to take care of God's punishments.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Bible #Men #Thinking

  • Howdy. I'm gonna separate your head from your shoulders. Hope you don't mind none.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Mind #Vampire #Shoulders

  • It's very liberating to be naked in front of a hundred people, but there's nothing sexual about lovemaking on a movie set.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #People #Naked #Hundred

  • Stop your grinnin and drop your linen
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Linen

  • You don't really get to pick and chose what you would like to be doing. But I've been very fortunate, and I think water seeks its own level. You do gravitate towards things that you would get off on.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Thinking #Water #Levels

  • It's become very popular in contemporary films to have the twist ending.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Twists #Film #Very Popular

  • It's always good to have no expectations when you see a film. Then you can be pleasantly disappointed or surprised.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Expectations #Film #Disappointed

  • I've always loved movies about con men. I think con men are as American as apple pie.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Men #Thinking #Apples

  • In the old days the studios guided your career. Now it's all up to you.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Careers

  • I didn't have a normal background - I was completely demented from a very early age!
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Age #Normal #Demented

  • I hate tests. It's a really lousy way to judge a person's ability.
    -- Bill Paxton

    #Hate #Judging #Tests