The best Quotes from The Life of David Gale

The best Quotes from The Life of David Gale

The Life of David Gale is a 2003 American dramatic crime thriller film directed and co-produced by Alan Parker, written by Charles Randolph, co-produced by Nicolas Cage, and starring Kevin Spacey as the title character, a college professor and longtime activist against capital punishment who is sentenced to death for killing a fellow capital punishment opponent; Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, and Gabriel Mann co-star.

This is what Pascal means when he says, that we are only truly happy when daydreaming about future happiness.
David Gale
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Fantasies have to be unrealistic. Because the minute- the second- that you get what you want, you don't- you can't- want it anymore.
David Gale
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We spend our whole lives trying to stop death.
Eating, inventing, loving, praying, fighting, killing.
But what do we really know about death?
Just that nobody comes back.
But there comes a point in life - a moment - when your mind outlives its desires, its obsessions, when your habits survive your dreams, and when your losses...
Maybe death is a gift. You wonder.
David Gale
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I really believe in, 'Move on, live and let live, forgive and forget.'
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I feel very strongly that 'curves' are natural, womanly and real.
The good and bad things are what form us as people... change makes us grow.
We're the kind of family that gets together for Sunday lunch. I see my younger sister all the time.
Thank God I'm in touch with my emotions enough to be able to pick up my children, kiss them all over and say 'I love you' over and over.
AI is a nightmare to me. It's inhumane. You can't get more inhumane than artificial intelligence.
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You can't make your choices based on what critics think. You have to make your choices based on what's honest for you.
I always say to myself that if I can make a movie that makes a kid smile or gives them some hope or something to get excited about, then I'm applying myself in the best way that I can. I don't think that just goes for kids. I think that it goes for adults, as well, and for families.
One of the things that's interesting to me is I find things like caffeine and stunts actually relax me. When they're putting a bit of gel on my arm and lighting me on fire, or when I'm about to go into a high-speed car chase or rev a motorcycle up pretty fast, I find everything else around me slows down.
I bought a Yamaha-1 and I was doing 180 miles per hour home on the 405 and that's really, really crazy but I did it.
Every great story seems to begin with a snake.
It does not do to dwell on dreams, Harry, and forget to live.
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When dreaming we enter a world, that's entirely our own.
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The future is easy because it doesn't exist; but the past is painful because it lives forever.
The future is coming so fast, we can't possibly predict it; we can only learn to respond quickly.
Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?
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Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.
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Your cells age at half the rate of a normal human. When you're 40, you'll still have the leucocytes of a teenager.
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