Primo Quotes

Philippe Petit

Notre Dame and Sydney - that was nothing. Notre Dame doesn't have a police station; it is not 1,000 ...

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I needed more knowledge in rigging and knotting. I started collecting books on knots and really lear ...

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For years, I have been working on crossing the Grand Canyon. Actually, there is nobody who says 'no, ...

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Certainly, in the story of my life, the walk between the Twin Towers was one of the grandest, one of ...

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I found out that total creativity involves a certain intellectual rebellion - not to become a crimin ...

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Of course, the slightest little mistake on the wire will deprive me of my life, so in that sense, ye ...

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When I was six years old, I fell in love with magic. For Christmas, I got a magic box and a very old ...

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I, like everybody else, have a certain fear of heights, and I have to be very careful when I am in t ...

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The wire is a safe place for me to be. The street is not. Life is not. It's a rigorous and simple pa ...

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I have a fear of water, believe it or not. To put a wire 12 feet over a swimming pool frightens me. ...

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It is very normal for people on the ground to look at somebody apparently walking in midair and thin ...

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Art is maybe a subversive activity. There is a certain rebellion when you are an artist at heart, ev ...

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For me, since I have a life wish, not a death wish, for me, I was not gambling my life. I was doing ...

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Truly, from a very early age, I started distancing myself from other kids, not out of willingness, b ...

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When you are a young person, the world is yours. You can do the impossible.

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