"You can get rich or famous by doing the same thing."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Ang Lee on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Ang Lee on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Ang Lee on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Ang Lee on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Ang Lee on Ambrose Bierce
"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."