Ten of My Favorite Guillermo Del Toro Quotes
Guillermo Del Toro, a writer whom I am guessing you love? Here are our 10 best Guillermo Del Toro quotes for you to enjoy. At Australia Unwrapped we believe every book has at least one quotable line, and our mission is to find them all. Here you will find Guillermo Del Toro’s top 10 popular and famous quotes. Like every good writer Guillermo Del Toro made a number of memorable quotes, here are some of our favorites:
About Guillermo Del Toro
Guillermo del Toro is a Mexican director best known for his films Pan’s Labyrinth, The Devil’s Backbone, Crimson Peak and Hellboy. His films are heavily influenced by strange fiction, fantasy, horror, and war. Del Toro released The Strain, co-authored with Chuck Hogan, as the first part of The Strain Trilogy, an apocalyptic horror series with vampires, in 2009. The series continued with The Fall in 2010 and culminated with The Night Eternal in 2011.
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“…to all the monsters in my nursery: May you never leave me alone.”
― Guillermo del Toro, The Strain
“What makes a man a man? A friend of mine once wondered. Is it his origins? The way he comes to life? I don’t think so. It’s the choices he makes. Not how he starts things, but how he decides to end them.”
― Guillermo del Toro, Hellboy: The Art of the Movie
“Awareness of insanity does not make one any less insane. Awareness of drowning does not make one any less of a drowning person–it only adds the burden of panic”
― Guillermo del Toro, The Night Eternal
“Power revealed is power sacrificed. The truly powerful exert their influence in ways unseen, unfelt. Some would say that a thing visible is a thing vulnerable.”
― Guillermo del Toro, The Fall
“Unable to perceive the shape of You, I find You all around me.
Your presence fills my eyes with Your love, It humbles my heart, For You are everywhere.”
― Guillermo del Toro, Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water: Creating a Fairy Tale for Troubled Times
“You’ll meet her. She’s very pretty, even though sometimes she’s sad for many days at a time. You’ll see, when she smiles, you’ll love her.”
― Guillermo del Toro, El laberinto del fauno
“The saddest journey in the world is the one that follows a precise itinerary. Then you’re not a traveler. You’re a f@@king tourist.”
― Guillermo del Toro
“The underground of the city is like what’s underground in people. Beneath the surface, it’s boiling with monsters.”
― Guillermo Del Toro
“You only find yourself when you disobey. Disobedience is the beginning of responsibility, I think.”
― Guillermo del Toro
“Well, the first thing is that I love monsters, I identify with monsters.”
― Guillermo Del Toro, The Monsters Of Hellboy II
10 Famous Quotes by Author Guillermo Del Toro
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One Final Bonus – Guillermo Del Toro Quote
“But I can’t be alone, can I? Of course not; I’m not that special. Anomalies like me exist all around the world. So when does an anomaly quit being an anomaly and start being just the way things happen to be? What if you and I are not the last of our kinds, but one of the first? The first of better creatures in a better wold? We can hope, can’t we? That we’re not of the past, but the future?”
― Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water