Quotes by Oliver Stone

William Oliver Stone is an American filmmaker, director, writer and conspiracy theorist. Stone won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay as writer of Midnight Express. He also wrote the acclaimed gangster movie Scarface.

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Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy. Never underestimate that!

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I think experience will teach you a combination of liberalism and conservatism. We have to be progressive and at the same time we have to retain values. We have to hold onto the past as we explore the future.

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I will come out with my interpretation. If I'm wrong, fine. It will become part of the debris of history, part of the give and take.

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I'm terrible at horror movies, by the way. I get scared so easily.

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You're not a historian, but most historians will tell you that they make very discrete judgment as to what facts to omit in order to make their book into some shape, some length that can be managed.

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