Why do I continue making movies? Making movies is better than cleaning toilets.
Playboy (USA) November 1985, Vol. 32, Iss. 11, pg. 84-86+178-190, by: Marcelle Clements, "Klaus Kinski & The Thing"
If I hadn't refused Ken Russell, Fellini and Spielberg and made their movies when they asked me, my life would be no different. It is not my fault that I accepted one movie and turned down another. I don't see any point in defending myself, either.Klaus Kinski
... I would have been better than Adolf Hitler. I could have delivered his speeches a lot better... that's for certain.Klaus Kinski
Working with a great director is wonderful for an actor because it means that you're not forced to take the advice of an idiot.Klaus Kinski
Werner, nobody will read this book if I don't write bad stuff about you. If I wrote that we get along well together, nobody would buy it. The scum only wants to hear about the dirt, all the time.Klaus Kinski
I don't care about that scum! Why should I receive a prize? I know that I'm a genius!Klaus Kinski
The flamenco of the Gypsy has nothing to do with the flamenco for tourists. Real flamenco is like sex.Klaus Kinski
The street kid in me says, "Grab the money and run - who cares who it's from! Don't think about whatever you have to do for it or when you have to do it!"Klaus Kinski