"I grew up on the golden age of children's TV."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Edward Norton on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Edward Norton on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Edward Norton on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Edward Norton on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Edward Norton on Robert Frost
"The best films of any kind, narrative or documentary, provoke questions."
"Just because you've made a couple movies, you've done some good movies, you've been nominated for some Academy Awards, whatever, nobody's entitled. It's a business. If they don't see it, I can think they're wrong, but I'm not entitled to a $15 million budget to make a film."
"If you've got a piece and you can feel the person who's going to direct it is really made for it, if it's really special for them, then it's going to be a better-than-usual experience."
"I'm not particularly precious about the theatrical experience any more."
"A lot of why I do something is just the novelty of the experience."