Find the best quotes by Alejandro Jodorowsky.
The first thing I didn’t understand was my life. It’s a mystery. And today I don’t understand economy or politics. I don’t know why politics…
I don’t see myself as a moviemaker only, you know? When I can do a picture, I do. But I don’t work like a business,…
If you are great, ‘El Topo’ is a great picture. If you are limited, ‘El Topo’ is limited.
I don’t regret any past. I am not there. I am not sorry not to make pictures, because I know one day I will do…
I am not a commercial industry creator. I don’t believe in making art to make money.
A man doesn’t cry. In my life, I’ve never cried. I cannot do it. I am a man. How will I cry?
I write books, I write for comic books, I give lectures… I live. And when the opportunity comes to do a picture, I do a…
Life is a mixing of all kind of things: comedy and tragedy going together.
My wife is 37 years younger than me. I don’t feel the difference.
I don’t live in France; I live in myself.
The planet is ill, everyone knows that. But I need to be optimistic, otherwise I would just be adding to the negativity. So every night…
Don’t make your living with cinema because Hollywood will take you, will eat you, will destroy you. This is the reality. You have a good…
I live making comics. Comics is an industrial art but less suffering, because comics are for young people who are more adventurous. I do that.…
My father was a monster. A monster! I cut with my family when I was 23 and I never see them again.
My consciousness is without limits more than when I was 40 or 50.
People say I am mad. I am not mad. I am trying to heal my soul.
I want to liberate my imagination and my mind with every kind of movie. That is what I wanted to do all my life.
Five cats and a woman. That is all I need in life.
I am an artist, you understand? For me, a picture is like poetry. When you make art, this is not coming from an intellectual place.…
I am not a normal person. I am living in a normal body, but my mind is not normal.
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