1. （p.414) Because he (Andy) does not volunteer himself, reach out to us, or overplay his feelings, he becomes more fascinating: It is often better to wonder what a character is thinking than to know.
2. (P.414) Affection for good films often grows with familiarity, as it does with music.
3. (P. 414) All good art is about something deeper than it admits.
4. (from the film The Third Man)(p.459) "You know what the fellow said: In Italy for thirty years under the Borgias they had warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance. In Switzerland they had brotherly love -- they had five hundred years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The Cuckoo clock."