"I think in the NFL knowledge is power, and you try to get the knowledge by whatever means."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Steve Sabol on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Steve Sabol on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Steve Sabol on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Steve Sabol on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Steve Sabol on William Shakespeare
"My Dad hated his job. He sold overcoats, but he wanted to make movies. He had a failed career working with the Ritz Brothers - they were like the Marx Brothers, only a tier below. I always had a picture in my mind of him in a straw hat."
"There have been nine Super Bowls in New Orleans, and not all of them have brought the best of luck to NFL Films. We got robbed twice there, got food poisoning, and my hotel room was broken into on the day the Bears played the Patriots in January 1986."
"Look at a football field. It looks like a big movie screen. This is theatre. Football combines the strategy of chess. It's part ballet. It's part battleground, part playground. We clarify, amplify and glorify the game with our footage, the narration and that music, and in the end create an inspirational piece of footage."
"All this technology has not changed the way NFL Films does business and our process. Yes, with one touch of a button now you reach millions of people but it is still the same approach that my father and I started out with."
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