Jiří Menzel on restraints

“The difference between two kinds of restraints was very well characterized by my colleague Věra Chytilová with one laconic sentence: ‘You can elude in a certain way the Bolsheviks, but you can not elude money.’”

— Jiří Menzel quoting Věra Chytilová on the difference between state censorship and market censorship after the fall of communism