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    A movie should be as long as one can hold their bladder.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: movie 
     
    Kicking is very important in football. In fact, some of the more enthusiastic players even kick the ball, occasionally.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: facts  football 
     
    To me Psycho was a big comedy. Had to be.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: comedy 
     
    I'm not much into rear window ethics.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: ethics 
     
    The silent pictures were the purest form of cinema.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Actually, I have no regard for money. Aside from its purchasing power, it's completely useless as far as I'm concerned.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: power  money 
     
    I'm not against the police; I'm just afraid of them.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I've become a body of films, not a man, I am all those films.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: men  body  film 
     
    San Francisco would be a good location for a murder mystery.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: mystery  murder 
     
    I'm frightened of eggs, worse than frightened, they revolt me.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Never judge a country by its politicians.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Happiness is a small house, with a big kitchen.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: happiness 
     
    The picture's over. Now I have to go and put it on film.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: film 
     
    I'm sure anyone who likes a good crime, provided it is not the victim.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: crimes 
     
    I can't read fiction without visualizing every scene. The result is it becomes a series of pictures rather than a book.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: book  read  fiction 
     
    I always try to look at things as though I were remembering them three years later.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Never turn your back on a friend.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: friends 
     
    The Birds could be the most terrifying motion picture I have ever made.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I always take the audience into account.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I was an uncommonly unattractive young man.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: men  young 
     
    Suspense is like a woman. The more left to the imagination, the more the excitement.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    All love scenes started on the set are continued in the dressing room.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I like stories with lots of psychology.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    The best actor is the man who can do nothing extremely well.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: men 
     
    It's only a movie, and, after all, we're all grossly overpaid.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: movie 
     
    If I won't be myself, who will?
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Television is like the American toaster, you push the button and the same thing pops up everytime
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I enjoy playing the audience like a piano.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Our primary function is to create an emotion and our secondary function is to sustain that emotions.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: emotion 
     
    One never knows the ending. One has to die to know exactly what happens after death.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: death  die 
     
    I am to provide the public with beneficial shocks.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I have a perfect cure for a sore throat: cut it.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I'm a writer and, therefore, automatically a suspicious character.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: character 
     
    I never said all actors are cattle; what I said was all actors should be treated like cattle.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Puns are the highest form of literature.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: literature 
     
    The ideal husband understands every word his wife doesn't say.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Blondes make the best victims. They're like virgin snow that shows up the bloody footprints.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    Self- plagiarism is style.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    I'm full of fears and I do my best to avoid difficulties and any kind of complications. I like everything around me to be clear as crystal and completely calm.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
    tags: fear 
     
    There is nothing so good as a burial at sea. It is simple, tidy, and not very incriminating.
    — Alfred Hitchcock
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    alfred hitchcock
    Birth    : August 13, 1899
    Death  : April 29, 1980
    Occupation  : Film director