"I have this embedded faith in the process through which films of a certain type get discovered on longer timelines."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Edward Norton on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Edward Norton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Edward Norton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Edward Norton on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Edward Norton on Mahatma Gandhi
"I grew up on the golden age of children's TV."
"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."