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" Anxiety is the handmaiden of creativity. "
" I have come to know Bugs so well that I no longer have to think about what he is doing in any situation. "
" Each character represented a trait that resides in me. "
" Human beings will line up for miles to buy a bucket of catastrophes, but don't try selling sunshine and light - you'll go broke. "
" I have to think as Bugs Bunny, not of Bugs Bunny. "
" Well, directing is doing the key drawings, not the key animation, mind you. "
" The author O. Henry taught me about the value of the unexpected. He once wrote about the noise of flowers and the smell of birds - the birds were chickens and the flowers dried sunflowers rattling against a wall. "
" I started reading when I was about three, a little over three. "
" Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about. "
" Comedy is unusual people in real situations; farce is real people in unusual situations. "
" The older I get, the more individuality I find in animals and the less I find in humans. "
" Comedy is a very, very, very stringent business. "
" A lion's work hours are only when he's hungry; once he's satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together. "
" There's only one test of a great children's book, or a great children's film, and that is this: If it can be read or viewed with pleasure by adults, then it has the chance to be a great children's film, or a great children's book. "
" Fog and smog should not be confused and are easily separated by color. "
" In 1918, when I was 6 or 7 years old, radio was just coming into use in the Great War. "
" Painting does what we cannot do - it brings a three-dimensional world into a two-dimensional plane. "
" Jackie Gleason said that comedy is the most exacting form of dramatic art, because it has an instant critic: laughter. "
" Anyone can negatively criticize - it is the cheapest of all comment because it requires not a modicum of the effort that suggestion requires. "
" When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins. "
" The only time a wife listens to her husband is when he's asleep. "
" Early experiences convinced me that animals can and do have quite distinct personalities. "
" Disney was not a good animator, he didn't draw well at all, but he was always a great idea man, and a good writer. "
" The rules are simple. Take your work, but never yourself, seriously. Pour in the love and whatever skill you have, and it will come out. "
" The Coyote is limited, as Bugs is limited, by his anatomy. "
" The only thing an adult can give a child is time. "
" We must not confuse distortion with innovation; distortion is useless change, art is beneficial change. "
" I'm still astonished that somebody would offer me a job and pay me to do what I wanted to do. "
" The whole essence of good drawing - and of good thinking, perhaps - is to work a subject down to the simplest form possible and still have it believable for what it is meant to be. "
" There is absolutely no inevitability as long as there is the willingness to think. "
" Mark Twain's Roughing It is a book that many people don't know about, but I highly recommend to anybody at any age. "