I learned a lot about life, but most all I have learned a lot more about death.
Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside—remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.
There are no happy endings. Endings are the saddest part. So just give me a happy middle, and a very happy start.
“I want to try not to repeat myself. But then I seem to do it continuously in my films. It’s not something I make any effort to do. I just want to make films that are personal, but interesting to an audience. I feel I get criticized for style over substance, and for details that get in the way of the characters. But every decision I make is how to bring those characters forward.”
Happy Birthday Wes Anderson! | May 1, 1969
What’s the point in them being happy now if they’re going to be sad later? The answer is, of course, because they’re going to be sad later.