John Ford was an illustrious American film director renowned for his adaptations of classical 20th century American novels like ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ and also for Westerns, such as ‘The Searchers’, ‘The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance’ and ‘Stagecoach’. He also holds the feat of winning four ‘Academy Awards’ for best director which till date remains a record. In a career of more than five decades, he directed more than140 movies. He is considered as one of the most influential and important filmmakers of his time. In his films, he frequently used long shoots and location shooting. Here is a treasure trove of quotes and sayings by John Ford which have been corralled from his works, thoughts, populace utterances, movies, dialogues, interviews and life. Go through the quotes and thoughts by John Ford which are frequently quoted.