Quotes by Alfred Hitchcock

Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE was an English film director and producer, widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers in the history of cinema. Known as "the Master of Suspense", he directed over 50 feature films in a career spanning six decades, becoming as well-known as any of his actors thanks to his many interviews, his cameo roles in most of his films, and his hosting of Alfred Hitchcock Presents. Born on the outskirts of London, Hitchcock entered the film industry in 1919 as a title card designer after training as a technical clerk and copy writer for a telegraph-cable company.

The best Quotes and Sayings

There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.

- Alfred HitchcockMovies

In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Always make the audience suffer as much as possible.

- Alfred HitchcockMovies

Revenge is sweet and not fattening.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Drama is life with the dull bits cut out.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Happiness is a clear horizon - nothing to worry about on your plate, only things that are creative and not destructive... I think hatred is wasted energy, and it's all non-productive.

- Alfred HitchcockHatred, Creativity

When people today say I'm 70, I say that's a confounded lie. I'm twice 35, that's all. Twice 35.

- Alfred HitchcockBirthday, Age

The only way to get rid of my fears is to make films about them.

- Alfred HitchcockFear, Movies

In a good marriage each is the other's better half.

- Alfred HitchcockMarriage