"I fear God and respect God and love God."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Brett Ratner on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Brett Ratner on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Brett Ratner on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Brett Ratner on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Brett Ratner on Abraham Lincoln
"When you're fearless, you take more risks because you're less conscious of failure or what can go wrong."
"My mom had me when she was 16, and I was an only child, which is probably why I received a lot of love and didn't miss that my father wasn't around."
"Miami Beach - that's where I grew up, in a middle-class Jewish family led by my maternal grandfather. Me, my great-grandmother - a Holocaust survivor, who was my roommate - my grandparents, my mom and her brother all shared a four-bedroom house."
"In this day and age, you need a lot of patience if you are in the movie business."