Words matter. These are the best Assassin Quotes from famous people such as Denis O’Hare, Takashi Miike, Indira Gandhi, Sarah Weinman, Ralph Ineson, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
I hate singing. I hate dancing. I enjoyed doing ‘Cabaret’ and ‘Assassins,’ but I would wither up and die in ‘The Music Man.’
Maybe ’13 Assassins’ is the mortal agony and death rattle of a Japanese film industry that has abandoned its creative talent.
If I die a violent death, as some fear and a few are plotting, I know that the violence will be in the thought and the action of the assassins, not in my dying.
First, a confession: I liked ‘The Da Vinci Code.’ This news is even more of a surprise to me than it might be to those who, years ago, heard me quip that I quit reading it because ‘the moment the albino assassin came through the door, I left.’
You can’t go wrong with pirates. I mean, they’re pirates. It’s what everyone wants to be when they’re a kid. Ninja, assassin, or a pirate – and now you can kind of be all three.
I wanted to make ’13 Assassins’ in the old manner, to use old techniques and not to rely on modern-day ones such as CGI, or editing that changes the speed.
Whatever you thought of his politics, Ronald Reagan was a great man, a courageous man. He took an assassin’s bullet and joked to the doctors as they desperately worked to save his life.
The United States of America will never be intimidated by thugs and assassins. The killers will fail, and the Iraqi people will live in freedom.
The rescue of a person, who is assaulted, or restrained of his liberty, without authority of law, is not only morally, but legally, a meritorious act; for every body is under obligation to go to the assistance of one who is assailed by assassins, robbers, ravishers, kidnappers, or ruffians of any kind.
I loved playing with friends and talking trash over ‘FIFA’ and ‘Mario Kart.’ Then, in the early stages of my professional career, I got into ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and ‘The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess.’
I think in the corridors of power these dangerous kinds of orders are issued in a much more vague way, passed down two or three levels of command before they’re given to the assassin.
I got the idea for ‘Throne of Glass’ when I was sixteen. Music always inspires my books, and when I was listening to the ‘Cinderella’ soundtrack, I thought, ‘What if Cinderella was actually an assassin who liked getting dressed up all pretty and going to the ball, but then she wouldn’t mind kicking butt?’
I’m a silent assassin – I can say that.
I’m a satirist, so I’ve got boxing gloves on if the person is worthy of satire. But I’m not an assassin. If that ever happens, it’s only because something happened during the interview that got me going, and then I had to translate my feelings to the mouth of the character.
The song ‘Assassins Of Youth’… ‘Assassins of youths’ is what they used to call drugs in the old days when they first started the anti-drug campaign. And it’s kind of an anti-drug record.
‘The Assassins’ Gate’ is a very tightly controlled story of the ideas that led to the war and the consequences of those ideas in Iraq, and there is no doubt about where it is going and what kind of groundwork is being laid.
I think, as written, ‘Assassins’ simply acknowledges the very human need to be acknowledged. As director, I’ve got to put aside any particular biases or prejudices that, as a moral human being, this is not an appropriate or acceptable way to get what you want.
One kills a man, one is an assassin; one kills millions, one is a conqueror; one kills everybody, one is a god.
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin’s bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart.
In ’13 Assassins’ the biggest challenge was that action period films, for budget reasons and because of the age of the actors involved, are not considered to be a good business decision by some companies.
I do not like assassins, or men of low character.
I don’t have a nickname. But, hey, they can call me what they want – The Silent Assassin, The Underground King. In Japan, they call me American Knuckle Star. Call me what you want.
Not that I want to put the entire rap music style down – I just don’t like it. And I know somewhere there’s gotta be another guy like that. There’s gotta be a guy just like that – just like me. There’s gotta be somebody, somewhere… Maybe, maybe an assassin type.
I just want to be able to get on an airplane and enjoy myself in Disneyland, not sit there worrying about all these assassins.
A casting director who’d cast me in ‘Assassins’ sent a video to Kevin Reynolds, the director, and Mel Gibson, whose company is producing ‘187.’ Then I went in and auditioned, and a few hours later, they called me.
Something like ‘The Matrix’ would be ideal, something where it’s super agents and wire work and special effects – not necessarily running from bombs and shooting people. Something more sleek, like an assassin.
The weapon of the advocate is the sword of the soldier, not the dagger of the assassin.
Kill a man, and you are an assassin. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and you are a god.
The CW is a very fashion-oriented network and they like their stars to look a certain way. I like that, but at the same time, I need Nikita to be toned down a bit. You can’t draw too much attention to Nikita because she’s an assassin.
My dad was a quiet assassin. He was really charming and smiley and softly spoken, but he could knock you out in a second.