good story quotes

Our children's children will hear a good story.Richard Adams

It's not an epitaph. I felt I could look back at my life and get a good story out of it. It's a picture of somebody trying to figure things out. I'm not trying to create some impression about myself. That doesn't interest me.Alan Alda

Character is always my driving force. And to tell a good story and to provide an entertaining read.Monica Ali

A good story is a good story, whatever the medium.Michael Arndt

In terms of writing characters or stories, at least initially, there's no difference between live-action and animation. A good story is a good story, whatever the medium.Michael Arndt

I'm very happy to be a part of a very successful piece of art, as the 'Saw' films have been. One gets into this to participate. It's the coming together of a good story. So, that aspect of it has been just splendid. It really has nothing to do with me or my popularity. I'm fascinated.Tobin Bell

With movies, you are always in search is a good story, one that everyone will relate to and love. I love finding those stories and creating a visual world to tell the story.Don Bluth

I think I'm always drawn to a good story.Jamie Campbell Bower

My favorite roles usually have to do with the story, if it's a good story I usually enjoy doing the character.Beau Bridges

I sketched out a rough story for them and the director said, well it's a good story but we have the go-ahead from Universal to make this script and did I want to do it. I said no, and they left.Ellen Burstyn

The trouble with telling a good story is that it invariably reminds the other fellow of a dull one.Sid Caesar

You have very short travel blogs, and I think there's a split among travel writers: the service-oriented writers will say, 'Well, the reader wants to read about his trip, not yours.' Whereas I say, the reader just wants to read a good story and to maybe learn something.Tim Cahill

I am fortunate enough to have worked on, and continue to work on, evolutionary movies in all formats from just simple good story telling, which still matters most of all, to CG movies to tent-pole size 3D movies, and genre 3D movies like 'Piranha 3D.'Mark Canton

The world of spying is my genre. My struggle is to demystify, to de-romanticise the spook world, but at the same time harness it as a good story.John le Carre

A good story cannot be devised; it has to be distilled.Raymond Chandler

I found out a long time ago that if I didn't have a good story for a song, I could just make one up! Now it seems over half the stories in my show are made up. The funny thing is, those seem to be the ones that resonate the most with the audiences.Ronny Cox

I love political dramas. I love good story-telling.Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Be unpredictable, be real, be interesting. Tell a good story.James Dashner

My sister is a good story of resiliency. She had a full ride at UC Davis, but she left school to go to the Philippines - and then she decided to go back to school in her 40s, which surprised me. She went to UC Berkeley, and I think she was one of two African Americans in her class at Haas. She's really impressive.Chili Davis

If it's a good story, then everybody is trying to tell it, everybody is better for it, and it's just more fun.Garret Dillahunt