Elia Kazan Quotes

Elia Kazan Quotes: There aren't many male stars - that's a loose term - like Kirk [Douglas] around. Most of those virile personalities have to keep working, continue the image because they can't do anything else. They don't even read. Their real identity is in making those pictures. They have to keep jumping on horses and hitting somebody on the head with a gun.
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Elia Kazan Quote: I will say nothing to an actor that cannot be translated into action.
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Quotes about Elia Kazan: One final thing a director needs: The ability to say 'I am wrong' or 'I was wrong.' Not as easy as it sounds. But in many situations, these 3 words, honestly spoken, will save the day.
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Quote about Elia Kazan: I question the value of stars. I think they're overrated. They get too much money, too much praise.
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Elia Kazan Sayings: I hate the Communists and have for many years and don't feel right about giving up my career to defend them. I will give up my film career if it is in the interests of defending something I believe in, but not this.
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Elia Kazan Saying: I said to Tennessee, this thing is becoming the Marlon Brando show.
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Sayings about Elia Kazan: Acting... was the biggest charge I ever had. What other artist has it so good? Approval so quick?
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Saying about Elia Kazan: I was not what you'd call a first-class actor, but I did all right.
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Elia Kazan Quotes: I was the hero of the young insurgent working class art movement.
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Elia Kazan Quote: I don't remember anything anybody said in any Jack Ford picture. Nothing happens except action.
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Quotes about Elia Kazan: The writer, when he is also an artist, is someone who admits what others don't dare reveal.
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