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" A lot of America is kind of done. People have been making films about it for 100 years. Everything to me feels used up. But Jo-Burg feels unbelievably inspirational to me. "
" I'm very fond of the British cinema. I'm a big fan of Martin Campbell and Daniel Craig. I actually find Daniel very inspirational, especially on the physical side of things. He really inspired me to get back into shape when I started to add on a few pounds. I think he's a great role model. "
" If you just compare South Africans to the rest of the world, I think that white South Africans, and especially English-speaking white South Africans, are exactly the same as Brits or Australians or New Zealanders or Canadians or Americans. "
" I think it's great that you have inspirational female roles, that it's not just the pretty girl on the arm of a man. "
" Johannesburg is weird, because half of it is like Los Angeles. It feels like just wealthy parts of L.A. But half of it is severe slummy, something like Rio De Janiero or something. So it's kind of weird, because it's both happening at the same time. "
" A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows. "
Francis of Assisi
" Barack Obama's inspirational whoosh to the presidency in 2008 was unusual. Most campaigns are less exhilarating; indeed, they are downright disappointing - until someone wins. "
" I am deliberate and afraid of nothing. "
" Plant thy foot firmly in the prints which His foot has made before thee. "
Joseph Barber Lightfoot
" One of the things that I did before I ran for president is I was a professional speaker. Not a motivational speaker - an inspirational speaker. Motivation comes from within. You have to be inspired. That's what I do. I inspire people, I inspire the public, I inspire my staff. I inspired the organizations I took over to want to succeed. "
" The concept of even having fans is still kind of weird to me. I really just feel like a filmmaker that is only just finding my foot in and is beginning to participate in Hollywood and making films. So the idea of any kind of fandom or people that are waiting for something that I may release is very distant in my mind. "
" There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness. "
" And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning. "
" Too low they build, who build beneath the stars. "
" Show me your hands. Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet. Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart. Have you left a place for divine love? "
Fulton J. Sheen
" It is by acts and not by ideas that people live. "
" Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong. "
" I'm a massive hater of 3D. I don't like it at all. For me, you go to a movie theatre and you want to be taken to a place and transported to a place and be in that environment, and I know 3D is meant to do that, but the effect for me is the reverse. I feel like I'm looking though muddy water, and I can't really see the image. "
" I think naturally I'm a very visual kind of person. If I wasn't in filmmaking, I'd be in something related to visuals. And I used to actually work as a visual-effects artist. "
" I've never been a die-hard Beyonce fan. I always thought she was inspirational and beautiful. "
" I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars. "
" Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams. "
" I think that people who make films and think they're changing the world are sorely mistaken. If that really is your goal, there are far better ways to do it. I'm making politically observant films for audiences. "
" There is a loftier ambition than merely to stand high in the world. It is to stoop down and lift mankind a little higher. "
Henry Van Dyke
" There is nothing impossible to him who will try. "
Alexander the Great
" I am so fresh in soul and spirit that life gushes and bubbles around me in a thousand springs. "
" The handicap of deafness is not in the ear; it is in the mind. "
" The flow of Guiness into the studio was inspirational as well as nutritive. "
" We learn about MLK's 'I Have a Dream' speech. Take that same speech and put it in the voice of a woman. Would it be as inspirational? Would it have as much gravitas to it? "
" If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride - and never quit, you'll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards. "
Believe In Yourself
" Whatever ought to be, can be. "