Artists should always think of themselves as cosmic instruments for storytelling.
I'm a storyteller - that's the chief function of a director.
And they're moving pictures, let's make 'em move!
When writing the story of your life, don't let anyone else hold the pen
One mark of a second-rate mind is to be always telling stories.
It is not the voice that commands the story: it is the ear.
Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it
Traveling - It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.
I've been obsessed with this kind of visual storytelling for quite a while, and I try to create material that allows me to explore it.
To have frequent recourse to narrative betrays great want of imagination.
To be a person is to have a story to tell.
Their story, yours and mine -- it
Because if we the storytellers don't do this, then the bad people will win.
If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood.
The most erroneous stories are those we think we know best - and therefore never scrutinize or question.
Nobody has any conscience about adding to the improbabilities of a marvelous tale.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Those who do not have power over the story that dominates their lives, the power to retell it, rethink it, deconstruct it, joke about it, and change it as times change, truly are powerless, because they cannot think new thoughts.
People have forgotten how to tell a story.
Stories don't have a middle or an end any more. They usually have a beginning that never stops beginning.
We are lonesome animals. We spend all of our life trying to be less lonesome. One of our ancient methods is to tell a story begging the listener to say-and to feel-
People are hungry for stories. It
Story is the vehicle we use to make sense of our lives in a world that often defies logic.
I love storytelling so for me to get behind a story and get in there early in its infancy and kind of develop it in the early stages was something I really wanted to be a part of.
Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world today.
Storytelling is not what I do for a living - it is how I do all that I do while I am living.
Well, if storytelling is important, then your narrative ability, or your ability to put into words or use what someone else has put into words effectively, is important too.
It's populated by people who, by and large, have terrific communication skills.
Every day is an extraordinary day. For me, it was just a great area for storytelling.
I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky. On being an actor
A bold architectural statement turns a public building into a landmark, but it is in the details where the architect becomes the real storyteller.