Quotations that match 'suspense'.

Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Because Coward Everything Fear Film Fortunate Frightened Good Hero Life Low Luck Make Person Really Suspense Threshold]
I think suspense is a big thing. Gina Philips
[ Big Suspense Thing Think]
I certainly remember building model rockets. It was fun to watch the rocket blast into the air, suspenseful to wonder if the parachute would open to bring the rocket safely back. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Air Back Blast Bring Building Certainly Fun Into Model Open Parachute Remember Rocket Rockets Safely Suspenseful Watch Wonder Would]
I like being scared every now and then, I like the suspense and the thrills. Nothing like taking a girlfriend to a movie and holding her hand while she jumps. Scott Foley
[ Being Every Girlfriend Hand Her Holding Jumps Movie Nothing Now Scared She Suspense Taking Then Thrills While]
Show me a character whose life arouses my curiosity, and my flesh begins crawling with suspense. Fawn M. Brodie
[ Arouses Begins Character Crawling Curiosity Flesh Life Show Suspense Whose]
I have never read horror, nor do I consider The Exorcist to be such, but rather as a suspenseful supernatural detective story, or paranormal police procedural. William Peter Blatty
[ Consider Detective Exorcist Horror Never Nor Paranormal Police Procedural Rather Read Story Such Supernatural Suspenseful]
I am in suspense as to the probable or improbability of being called into the Army, a station I would prefer to any other that of being in arms to defend an injured and grossly insulted country. John Sevier
[ Am Any Arms Army Being Called Country Defend Grossly Improbability Injured Insulted Into Other Prefer Probable Station Suspense Would]
The courage to imagine the otherwise is our greatest resource, adding color and suspense to all our life. Daniel J. Boorstin
[ Adding Color Courage Greatest Imagine Life Otherwise Our Resource Suspense]
In suspense novels even subplots about relationships have to have conflict. Jeffery Deaver
[ Conflict Even Novels Relationships Suspense]
For success, the author must make the reader care about the destiny of the principals, and sustain this anxiety, or suspense, for about 100,000 words. Ken Follett
[ Anxiety Author Care Destiny Make Must Principals Reader Success Suspense Sustain Words]
I'm a guy who likes to watch something cool, creepy and suspenseful and there is no show to watch as an adult that would scare me at for even four seconds. Todd McFarlane
[ Adult Cool Creepy Even Four Guy Likes Scare Seconds Show Something Suspenseful Watch Would]
Ideally, I like to integrate the human issues into the suspense story itself. Jeffery Deaver
[ Human Ideally Integrate Into Issues Itself Story Suspense]
We all live in suspense from day to day; in other words, you are the hero of your own story. Mary McCarthy
[ Day Hero Live Other Own Story Suspense Words Your]
To answer that I have to describe what I think is my responsibility as a thriller writer: To give my readers the most exciting roller coaster ride of a suspense story I can possibly think of. Jeffery Deaver
[ Answer Coaster Describe Exciting Give Most Possibly Readers Responsibility Ride Roller Story Suspense Think Thriller Writer]
Death is an absolute mystery. We are all vulnerable to it, it's what makes life interesting and suspenseful. Jeanne Moreau
[ Absolute Death Interesting Life Makes Mystery Suspenseful Vulnerable]
The audience wants to be attracted not by the critics, but by a great story. You must deliver to the audience emotion - and when I say emotion, I mean suspense, drama, love. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Attracted Audience Critics Deliver Drama Emotion Great Love Mean Must Say Story Suspense Wants]
The suspense of a novel is not only in the reader, but in the novelist, who is intensely curious about what will happen to the hero. Mary McCarthy
[ Curious Happen Hero Intensely Novel Novelist Only Reader Suspense Will]
I do try not to spend much time reading in the suspense genre. Thomas Perry
[ Genre Much Reading Spend Suspense Time Try]
I think so, Silence of the Lambs was a great, suspenseful thriller and I would expect Red Dragon to be similar. And I think it's very character driven. Emily Watson
[ Character Dragon Driven Expect Great Lambs Red Silence Similar Suspenseful Think Thriller Very Would]
Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense. Mignon McLaughlin
[ Brave Cowards Endure Even Hardship Only Suspense]
I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending. Fred Rogers
[ Anticipation Begins Child Climax Compare Ending Familiar Favorite Holiday Listens Moments Pleasure Season Story Suspense Takes Turns Way]
Suspense is very important. Even though this is humor and they're short stories, that theory of building suspense is still there. Sergio Aragones
[ Building Even Humor Important Short Still Stories Suspense Theory Though Very]
Suspense is worse than disappointment. Robert Burns
[ Disappointment Suspense Than Worse]
I did know that the book would end with a mind-boggling trial, but I didn't know exactly how it would turn out. I like a little suspense when I am writing, too. James Patterson
[ Am Book Did End Exactly How Know Little Mind-Boggling Out Suspense Too Trial Turn Would Writing]