Tom Shadyac's Quotes
Biography of Tom Shadyac
My dad's half-Lebanese, my mom is full Lebanese. I'm three-quarters Lebanese. Irish-Lebanese.Tags: Dad, Full, Mom
The one thing that advances a society is not technology or so-called development; it's love - that one principle.Tags: Love, Society, Technology
The second we define someone as a Democrat or Republican, it creates a whole set of limitations.Tags: Republican, Someone, Whole
The truth is nobody can own anything. That was an unheard-of concept among indigenous people. We invented that.Tags: Among, Nobody, Truth
To me, 'Ace Ventura' is as scriptural and sacred as any movie I've ever done because it's childlike.Tags: Done, Movie, Sacred
You send a message in everything you do. I'm always very conscious about what ideas and what energy I put out there.Tags: Energy, Ideas, Put
I'm from the Madeleine L'Engle school. The more she delves into science, the more she knows there's a creator who's behind these amazing laws, these amazing events. The symmetry of nature, the structure and order of it.Tags: Amazing, Nature, Science
Nature is an incredible cooperative. When things operate outside of that cooperative, they die off. It's a very simple rule that nature operates under.Tags: Die, Nature, Simple
Our culture does not teach us this, but what happens in Vegas does not stay in Vegas. If you cheat in Vegas, it comes right home with you. If you cheat in Vegas, you walk home as a cheater. You lie awake at a night a cheater. You cannot escape it.Tags: Home, Lie, Night
Show business is part of a larger culture, a world-wide culture that must make up to the fact that the accumulation of things doesn't make a life necessary any happier or purposeful.Tags: Business, Fact, Life
Someone asked me the other day, 'What's the biggest influence on your filmmaking career?' And they started naming filmmakers. I went 'Naw, it's Jesus actually.'Tags: Career, Jesus, Someone
Truth can be a matter of perspective, but I also think there's a truth that exists, that there are laws to the universe the way Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King believed.Tags: Matter, Truth, Universe
When you do something in a nonviolent way, people will die and there will be casualties. But you're taking a different point of view that has a power.Tags: Die, Point, Power
You can't sow an apple seed and expect to get an avocado tree. The consequences of your life are sown in what you do and how you behave.Tags: Expect, Life, Tree
There's one fundamental law that all of nature obeys that mankind breaks every day. Now, this is a law that's evolved over billions of years, and the law is this: Nothing in nature takes more than it needs.Tags: Law, Nature, Takes
I think true success is intrinsic... It's love. It's kindness. It's community.Tags: Kindness, Love, Success
One of the challenges of the church is to accept humanity for all it is.Tags: Accept, Church, Humanity
We are what make up society.Tags: Society
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Communism didn't work because people weren't ready for it, it was corrupt, and because it squelched individualism.Tags: Communism, Ready, Work
Hope is the belief we might get it done, and faith is the knowledge we will get it done.Tags: Faith, Hope, Knowledge
I don't see making films to entertain and making films to inform as separate things.Tags: Films, Making, Separate
I don't want to be your hero. I want to be your brother. You know, I want to be your family member. I want to be your equal.Tags: Brother, Family, Hero
I hope people start to look at their lives as the most powerful, creative act they will ever offer this world.Tags: Creative, Hope, Powerful
I love Frank Capra. He believed in the goodness of people and one man's ability to fight and often triumph.Tags: Fight, Love, Often
I was paid $8 or $9 million for 'Evan Almighty.' I didn't want that money.Tags: Million, Money, Paid
I was taught in school that I have to look out for number one. That was against everything that I intuitively felt.Tags: Against, Felt, School
I've never been a Hollywood dropout.Tags: Hollywood
If I end up homeless and penniless because of a shift in my behavior about sharing what's come to me, bring it on.Tags: Behavior, Bring, End