Movie Quote of the Day – 8½, 1963 (dir. Federico Fellini)
Guido: What is this sudden happiness that makes me tremble, that gives me strength and life? Forgive me, sweet creatures. I didn’t understand. I didn’t know. How right it is to accept you, love you. And how simple. Luisa, I feel like I’ve been set free. Everything seems so good, so meaningful. Everything is true. I wish I could explain, but I don’t know how. Now everything’s all confused once again, like it was before. But this confusion is me, as I am, not as I’d like to be. I’m no longer afraid of telling the truth about what I don’t know, what I’m looking for, what I haven’t found. Only this way do I feel alive. Only this way can I look into your faithful eyes without shame. Life is a celebration. Let’s live it together. That’s all l can say, Luisa, to you or the others. Accept me for what I am, if you can. it’s the only way we might find each other.
Posted on January 20, 2016, in Movie Quote of the Day and tagged 1963, 8½, Anouk Aimée, Brunello Rondi, Ennio Flaiano, Federico Fellini, Marcello Mastroianni, Tullio Pinelli. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.