"I did a women's movie, and I'm not a woman. I did a gay movie, and I'm not gay. I learned as I went along."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Ang Lee on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Ang Lee on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Ang Lee on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Ang Lee on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Ang Lee on John Lennon
"Over the years Woodstock got glorified and romanticised and became the event that symbolised Utopia. It's the last page of our collective memory of the age of innocence. Then things turned ugly and would never be the same again."
"Economically, it's more expensive to make movies. I hope digital movies change that."
"I'm just a pretty regular dad."
"Summer blockbusters are very expensive to make. They have things that have to be expensive, such as 600 effects shots or CG characters that have to go a certain way, or a film design that is different but expensive."
"I think each movie-making process is a very exhausting and satisfying and fulfilling experience for me."