"Well, for one thing, you know my dad was a cop."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Edward Burns on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Edward Burns on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Edward Burns on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Edward Burns on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Edward Burns on Friedrich Nietzsche
"So you got the cool New Yorkers, and then there are the less-than-cool New Yorkers."
"I mean the cool thing about the movies is that you get to try on these different personalities and different styles."
"I spent four months in Prague in these blue rooms reacting to nothing and you basically place your faith in the hands of the director and the special effects co-coordinator and you keep your fingers crossed and hope that the creatures look really scary."
"Newlyweds shooting budget: 5k for actors, 2k insurance, 2k food and drink. 9k in the can. We only shot 12 days. That's how to make an independent film."
"You make a movie for 9k for the freedom it allows you."