About Cecil B. DeMille:
Cecil Blount DeMille is acknowledged as a founding father of the Hollywood film industry, the most commercially successful producer-director in cinema history.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly.
Every time I make a picture the critics' estimate of American public taste goes down ten percent.
Now, public libraries are most admirable institutions, but they have one irritating custom. They want their books back.
Man has made 32 million laws since the Commandments were handed down to Moses on Mount Sinai... but he has never improved on God's law.
Creation is a drug I can't do without.
What I have crossed out I didn't like. What I haven't crossed out I'm dissatisfied with.
It is impossible for us to break the law. We can only break ourselves against the law.
There can be no liberty without the law.
I win my awards at the box office.
As a boy, I used to look upon the hieroglyphics as so many wonderful pictures.
The public is always right.
Give me any two pages of the Bible and I'll give you a picture.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Our modern world defined God as a ‘religious complex’ and laughed at the Ten Commandments as OLD FASHIONED. Then, through the laughter came the shattering thunder of the World War. And now a blood-drenched, bitter world — no longer laughing —...