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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: It's been quite a ride. I loved every minute of it. It's been quite a ride. I loved every minute of it. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The trouble with movies as a business is that it's an art, and the trouble The trouble with movies as a business is that it's an art, and the trouble with movies as art is that it's a business. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: It was quite a challenge to make people eat crab ice cream. It was quite a challenge to make people eat crab ice cream. — Heston Blumenthal
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: Television forces people to be larger than life. I would be too shy. Television forces people to be larger than life. I would be too shy. — Heston Blumenthal
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I haven't raised my voice for eight to 10 years in the kitchen. And I I haven't raised my voice for eight to 10 years in the kitchen. And I won't have anybody shouting. If I hear of anybody having a go at anyone else, they'll get disciplined. — Heston Blumenthal
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: To me, food is as much about the moment, the occasion, the location and the To me, food is as much about the moment, the occasion, the location and the company as it is about the taste. — Heston Blumenthal
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: If it doesn't taste good it doesn't go on the menu. If it doesn't taste good it doesn't go on the menu. — Heston Blumenthal
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Heston Sayings By Jonathan Heston: If we don't love and respect ourselves, everything else disintegrates: our relationships, our work, our If we don't love and respect ourselves, everything else disintegrates: our relationships, our work, our faith, and our dreams. We are the only filter between the world and ourselves. The more we doubt the filter, the more we doubt everything, sinking into indifferent apathy. — Jonathan Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I've come to feel very strongly, not as a joke, that if you appoint a I've come to feel very strongly, not as a joke, that if you appoint a committee of more than four people, their efficiency starts to deteriorate. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The physical mechanics of sex are pretty funny unless you are engaged in them. Then The physical mechanics of sex are pretty funny unless you are engaged in them. Then they are, of course, marvelous. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Society mends its wounds. And that's invariably true in all the tragedies, in the comedies Society mends its wounds. And that's invariably true in all the tragedies, in the comedies as well. And certainly in the histories. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Erik Estrada: Oh my God ... I worked with George C. Scott, way before 'Chips,' in 'The Oh my God ... I worked with George C. Scott, way before 'Chips,' in 'The New Centurion.' I co-star in that movie. It was great working with him. I worked with Charlton Heston, Glenn Ford, Robert Mitchum. Stacy Each. The old Hollywood. I met John Wayne, and that was a thrill. I was working next door to him. — Erik Estrada
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: It's the camel's nose in the tent. Look at Stalin, Mussolini, Hitler, Mao Zedong, Pol It's the camel's nose in the tent. Look at Stalin, Mussolini, Hitler, Mao Zedong, Pol Pot, Idi Amin
every one of these monsters, on seizing power, their first act was to confiscate all firearms in private hands ... — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Kevin Hearne: Out, out, thou strumpet Fortune!" I cried with all the venom of Charlton Heston. Oberon Out, out, thou strumpet Fortune!" I cried with all the venom of Charlton Heston.
Oberon asked.
"It's a Shakespearean word for whore."
<"Cool word! It rhymes with trumpet. And pump it. Why didn't the Black Eyed Peas use it in their song? Aren't rappers always looking for cool new rhymes? They should kick it old school with the Bard.> — Kevin Hearne
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I have played some of the great men in history and I believe in the I have played some of the great men in history and I believe in the great man who does heroic deeds, even in these egalitarian times. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: A clear enunciation of these rights needs to be enshrined in the constitution to guarantee A clear enunciation of these rights needs to be enshrined in the constitution to guarantee that this basic right of law-abiding gun owners and sportsmen shall not be infringed upon by anti-gun public officials. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By David Foster Wallace: That having sex with someone you do not care for feels lonelier than not having That having sex with someone you do not care for feels lonelier than not having sex in the first place, afterward.
That it is permissible to want.
That everybody is identical in their secret unspoken belief that way deep down they are different from everyone else. That this isn't necessarily perverse.
That there might not be angels, but there are people who might as well be angels.
That God - unless you're Charlton Heston, or unhinged, or both - speaks and acts entirely through the vehicle of human beings, if there is a God.
That God might regard the issue of whether you believe there's a God or not as fairly low on his/her/its list of things s/he/it's interested in re you. — David Foster Wallace
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Well, we have certainly produced great art before we did this. In my view, there Well, we have certainly produced great art before we did this. In my view, there are any number of areas of government which tax money should not be spent. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: We don't think well of our presidents when they are serving. Even Kennedy, with such We don't think well of our presidents when they are serving. Even Kennedy, with such a short presidency, was beginning to lose his remarkable appeal to the American people when he was suddenly sainted by death. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I'm not a vegetarian but I want you to know that my four dogs are I'm not a vegetarian but I want you to know that my four dogs are safe. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Dirty Harry, for example. Clint Eastwood was not a rogue cop. He was a maverick Dirty Harry, for example. Clint Eastwood was not a rogue cop. He was a maverick cop, but he was a good guy. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I have lived my whole life on the stage and screen before you. I found I have lived my whole life on the stage and screen before you. I found purpose and meaning in your response. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: We will preach the truth to a new generation: The doorway to all freedoms is We will preach the truth to a new generation: The doorway to all freedoms is framed with muskets. It's time the apologists step aside and let freedom's followers lead the way. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: In recent years, anyone in the government, certainly anyone in the FBI or the CIA, In recent years, anyone in the government, certainly anyone in the FBI or the CIA, or recently, in again, Clint's film, In the Line of Fire, the main bad guy is the chief advisor to the president. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I don't seem to fit really into the 20th Century I don't seem to fit really into the 20th Century — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The minute you feel you have given a faultless performance is the time to get The minute you feel you have given a faultless performance is the time to get out. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Maybe it's good if God gives you something to think about every so often. Maybe it's good if God gives you something to think about every so often. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Above all, a director has to be a good captain. Above all, a director has to be a good captain. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: One of the [Million Mom] marchers said 'the hands that rock the cradle rule this One of the [Million Mom] marchers said 'the hands that rock the cradle rule this nation.' I thought, 'no Madame, the hands that rock the cradle rule our families and governments and corporations. The hands that wrote the Constitution rule this nation'. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Film is the only art form whose raw materials are so horrendously expensive that the Film is the only art form whose raw materials are so horrendously expensive that the artist cannot afford to buy them for himself. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Grant Achatz: Comparing Ferran with Heston or Grant makes no more sense than comparing three painters becausethey Comparing Ferran with Heston or Grant makes no
more sense than comparing three painters because
they buy the same brand of brushes. - Jeffrey Steingarten — Grant Achatz
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: To be an actor you need four things: energy, concentration, a lot of luck and, To be an actor you need four things: energy, concentration, a lot of luck and, of course, good roles. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Celebrity is a corrosive condition for the soul. Celebrity is a corrosive condition for the soul. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I think there are probably more closet conservatives in Hollywood than there are closet homosexuals. I think there are probably more closet conservatives in Hollywood than there are closet homosexuals. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Undeniably the American art form, too. And yet more and more, we see films made Undeniably the American art form, too. And yet more and more, we see films made that diminish the American experience and example. And sometimes trash it completely. — Charlton Heston
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Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: Now my complaint is there are only 18 hours to work in a day. Now my complaint is there are only 18 hours to work in a day. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Sometimes, to be silent is to be most eloquent. Sometimes, to be silent is to be most eloquent. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: What gets me excited is the original principle. What gets me excited is the original principle. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Wolfgang Puck: A lot of chefs are traditional and do it very well. But the ones who A lot of chefs are traditional and do it very well. But the ones who are the most successful are the ones who change things. That is why someone like Heston Blumenthal is a genius. — Wolfgang Puck
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: And their pals vote for their stuff when they're not on the panel, and it And their pals vote for their stuff when they're not on the panel, and it just keeps going that way. And they tend to be very fringe artists, so anything before the 20th century is not worth considering. This is out of date. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: We were saving, saving, saving then going to France and blowing the money eating. She We were saving, saving, saving then going to France and blowing the money eating. She was a nurse and had never experienced fine dining but she loved it, too. Our mates thought it absurd. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I used to think if it wasn't possible to be a family man and a I used to think if it wasn't possible to be a family man and a totally dedicated artist, I'd rather be the former. I'm an idealist and a romantic. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The Internet is for lonely people. People should live. The Internet is for lonely people. People should live. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: As we get older, we tend to become more risk averse because we tend to As we get older, we tend to become more risk averse because we tend to find reasons why things won't work. When you are a kid, you think everything is possible, and I think with creativity it is so important to keep that naivety. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I've used too many pistols in too many movies. They're kind of heavy to carry I've used too many pistols in too many movies. They're kind of heavy to carry ... — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I write and chop with my left hand and do everything else, including eating with I write and chop with my left hand and do everything else, including eating with a knife, with my right. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Tom Selleck: Popularity is the pocket change of history. The true measure is courage. There will never Popularity is the pocket change of history. The true measure is courage. There will never be another Charlton Heston. — Tom Selleck
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: This kitchen is completely calm. Some of the old-fashioned chefs - they become kings in This kitchen is completely calm. Some of the old-fashioned chefs - they become kings in their kitchen, they've got to be called chef. But I don't care if someone calls me chef or Heston, it really doesn't bother me. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: As an actor, I'm thankful I have lived not one life, but many. As an actor, I'm thankful I have lived not one life, but many. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The First Amendment is crucial. Of course it is. So are all the others. And The First Amendment is crucial. Of course it is. So are all the others. And the Second Amendment is the one that guarantees that people can bear arms to protect themselves. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I am very proud of the fact that I led the arts contingent on the I am very proud of the fact that I led the arts contingent on the civil rights march in the summer of '63. In many ways, I think it was the high-water mark of the civil rights movement. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: And I like asking questions, to keep learning; people with big egos might not want And I like asking questions, to keep learning; people with big egos might not want to look unsure. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: In what I think is the most serious problem the world faces, which is the In what I think is the most serious problem the world faces, which is the population explosion, we will come I think to a time when measures that are not even dreamt of now will become necessary. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I'm neither giving up nor giving in. I'm neither giving up nor giving in. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: Take note of what's around you and maximise sensory pleasure. Take note of what's around you and maximise sensory pleasure. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The big studio era is from the coming of sound until 1950, until I came The big studio era is from the coming of sound until 1950, until I came in ... I came in at a crux in film, which was the end of the studio era and the rise of filmmaking. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: Development is where my heart is focused because eating is the only thing that we Development is where my heart is focused because eating is the only thing that we do that involves all the senses. We eat with our eyes and our ears and our noses. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I've played three presidents, three saints and two geniuses - and that's probably enough for I've played three presidents, three saints and two geniuses - and that's probably enough for any man. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: To the world, you are America. To the world, you are America. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: It's fashionable for modern actors to talk about getting 'inside' a character. But you can't It's fashionable for modern actors to talk about getting 'inside' a character. But you can't get to the inside without getting the outside right first. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: We sunk everything into it. It came close to going under several times. We sunk everything into it. It came close to going under several times. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: But most is all to do with work. There are aspects of work that are But most is all to do with work. There are aspects of work that are enjoyable, that you could call a hobby. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I worked 120 hours a week for eight years. That's 20 to 22 hours a I worked 120 hours a week for eight years. That's 20 to 22 hours a day every day and one week I only got 15 hours sleep. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: You think about some of the most memorable meals you've ever had; the food will You think about some of the most memorable meals you've ever had; the food will be good but it will often be about locating a mental memory and taste is inexorably linked to all the other senses and memory, so ultimately it is all about taste. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: As an artist, I understand that, and I value the creative input of the artist. As an artist, I understand that, and I value the creative input of the artist. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Political correctness is just tyranny with manners. I wish for you the courage to be Political correctness is just tyranny with manners. I wish for you the courage to be unpopular. Popularity is history's pocket change. Courage is history's true currency. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: An epic is the easiest kind of picture to make badly. An epic is the easiest kind of picture to make badly. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By David Foster Wallace: God - unless you're Charlton Heston, or unhinged, or both - speaks and acts entirely God - unless you're Charlton Heston, or unhinged, or both - speaks and acts entirely through the vehicle of human beings, if there is a God. — David Foster Wallace
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: You can spend a lifetime, and, if you're honest with yourself, never once was your You can spend a lifetime, and, if you're honest with yourself, never once was your work perfect. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Brooke Davis: He was so jealous of that boy yesterday, the one with the chest like Charlton He was so jealous of that boy yesterday, the one with the chest like Charlton Heston in Ben-Hur. He wanted everything he had, that body, that girl, that car, that freedom, that way of thinking. That hair, that bloody hair. What he would give to have hair that moved so freely in the wind. But shouldn't that boy be jealous of Karl? Shouldn't he wonder what Karl had seen and done? Shouldn't he look at Karl and think, If only I get to lead a life like yours? — Brooke Davis
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I can't change yesterday, but I can sure mess up today. I can't change yesterday, but I can sure mess up today. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: To the divisive forces that would take freedom away, I want to tell you something: To the divisive forces that would take freedom away, I want to tell you something: You can have my gun. You can pry it from my cold dead hands! — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: [President Clinton] boasts about 186,000 people denied firearms under the Brady Law rules. The Brady [President Clinton] boasts about 186,000 people denied firearms under the Brady Law rules. The Brady Law has been in force for three years. In that time, they have prosecuted seven people and put three of them in prison. You know, the President has entertained more felons than that at fundraising coffees in the White House, for Pete's sake. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I believe that we are again engaged in a great civil war, a cultural way I believe that we are again engaged in a great civil war, a cultural way that's about to hijack your birthright to think and say what resides in your heart. I fear you no longer trust the pulsing lifeblood of liberty inside you ... the stuff that made this country rise from wilderness into the miracle that it is. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Political correctness is tyranny with manners. Political correctness is tyranny with manners. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Political Correctness, what does it mean? It means that telling us what to think has Political Correctness, what does it mean? It means that telling us what to think has evolved into telling us what to say, so telling us what to do can't be far behind. Before you claim to be a champion of free thought, tell me: Why did political correctness originate on American campuses? And why do you continue to tolerate it? Why do you, who're supposed to debate ideas, surrender to suppression? Let's be honest. Who thinks professors can say what they really believe? It scares me to death, and should scare you too, that the superstition of political correctness rules the halls of reason. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I was determined that if I failed it wouldn't be due to lack of effort. I was determined that if I failed it wouldn't be due to lack of effort. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: You could think of extraordinary examples to the contrary: The Grapes of Wrath ... and You could think of extraordinary examples to the contrary: The Grapes of Wrath ... and even into the 70s. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I have this desire to keep improving, so I find fault. I have this desire to keep improving, so I find fault. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: In the mainstream film market, certainly in television, sex is handled fairly discreetly. I think In the mainstream film market, certainly in television, sex is handled fairly discreetly. I think the abuse of extraordinarily graphic violence and language presses much closer to the tolerance of public taste. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Penny Reid: Oh we're not together. I mean, we're sitting together and we came here together but Oh we're not together. I mean, we're sitting together and we came here together but obviously we're not together-together. How could we be together? I'm probably never going to see him again after today. We're not even friends. I don't even know him. I mean, you know, really-" I inclined my head toward her and a small laugh burst from my lips, "can you even imagine? It'd be like Planet of the Apes- and he's Charlton Heston with all the muscles and such and I'm that girl ape. They can't be together because it'd be like a Neanderthal with a human, cross species breeding ... and that's just not right. Although Neanderthals are closely related to humans and are in fact part of the same species- if you want to be precise- they are a sub-species or alternate species of human ... — Penny Reid
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I still love doing what I do, and I'm really lucky to get up in I still love doing what I do, and I'm really lucky to get up in the morning and want to go to work. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: No, when I worked as an accountant I was falling asleep waiting for 5 o'clock. No, when I worked as an accountant I was falling asleep waiting for 5 o'clock. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Telling us what to think has evolved into telling us what to say, so telling Telling us what to think has evolved into telling us what to say, so telling us what to do can't be far behind. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: A war put off is not a war avoided. A war put off is not a war avoided. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I am not the world's most confident person. I am not the world's most confident person. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Alan Partridge: For three long days, I felt the cold hand of death on my shoulder. Lost For three long days, I felt the cold hand of death on my shoulder. Lost in the depths of despair I tried to figure out what I had done to deserve this. I wasn't an evil person. The worst thing I'd ever done was kick a pig - School trip to Heston Farm, 1964, I maintain it was self-defence. — Alan Partridge
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: The prime motivation in making almost any film is success, because film is the art The prime motivation in making almost any film is success, because film is the art form of the 20th century. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I believe that in your heart you already know something is profoundly wrong. When bartenders I believe that in your heart you already know something is profoundly wrong. When bartenders are responsible for drunk drivers' acts, and gunmakers are responsible for criminals' acts, and nobody is responsible for O. J. Simpson's acts, something is wrong. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Lenin in 1921 observed very presciently that motion pictures were the most powerful tool ever Lenin in 1921 observed very presciently that motion pictures were the most powerful tool ever invented to shape the way we thought. He was right. Political films can be successful. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Tom Selleck: If a guy as good and decent with as much grace as Chuck Heston can If a guy as good and decent with as much grace as Chuck Heston can stand up for an issue that I think is very important ... then I certainly could stand up and I plan on remaining a life member for life. — Tom Selleck
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: My dissatisfaction with television as a medium has nothing to do with the audience or My dissatisfaction with television as a medium has nothing to do with the audience or the fact that you don't require as much time to do it as you do a movie, but with its technical limitations. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Liz Smith: Charlton Heston announced again today that he is suffering from Alzheimer's. Charlton Heston announced again today that he is suffering from Alzheimer's. — Liz Smith
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: As I have stood in the crosshairs of those who target Second Amendment freedoms, I've As I have stood in the crosshairs of those who target Second Amendment freedoms, I've realized that firearms are not the only issue. No, it's much, much bigger than that. I've come to understand that a cultural war is raging across our land, in which, with Orwellian fervor, certain acceptable thoughts and speech are mandated. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: In terms of pure physical effort, today was probably as hard as I've worked in In terms of pure physical effort, today was probably as hard as I've worked in any part. I spent the morning rowing, including the change of speeds Arrius [the Roman commander] test Judah with. A real bone-breaker. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: I don't think rock music has any positive function. I don't think rock music has any positive function. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: Moses is the keystone to every man's ethical code. He was the first man of Moses is the keystone to every man's ethical code. He was the first man of record in history to conceive of the law as separate from the will of a ruler, to choose whether a man should live by grace of law, or law by grace of man. In a literal sense Moses lives at every council table today. — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: I would try doing a dish 30 different ways. I would try doing a dish 30 different ways. — Heston Blumenthal
Heston Sayings By Charlton Heston: So that this nation may long endure, I urge you to follow in the hallowed So that this nation may long endure, I urge you to follow in the hallowed footsteps of the great disobedience of history that freed exiles, founded religions, defeated tyrants, and yes, in the hands of an aroused rabble in arms and a few great men — Charlton Heston
Heston Sayings By Heston Blumenthal: It was not easy with a newborn, asking your wife to give up the family It was not easy with a newborn, asking your wife to give up the family home and your security. — Heston Blumenthal