"At some point in your life, if you're lucky, you get to design the way in which things evolve."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."Daniel Day-Lewis on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."Daniel Day-Lewis on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."Daniel Day-Lewis on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."Daniel Day-Lewis on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."Daniel Day-Lewis on Erma Bombeck
"At a certain age it just became apparent to me that this was probably the work that I would have to do."
"Where I come from, it was a heresy to say you wanted to be in movies, leave alone American movies."
"When I've gone back to work, it's always with that sense of inevitability. That may be a complete delusion, but it's the one that I need to get out of bed and go about my business. That sense that I can't avoid this thing. I better just get on with it."
"I would wish for any one of my colleagues to have the experience of working with Martin Scorsese once in their lifetime."
"It is awesome to feel you are carrying on the family name."