"I did one sci-fi movie. I did 'Gattaca.' I liked 'Gattaca' because that was always the kind of science fiction I really dug, the non-action oriented sci-fi."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Ethan Hawke on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Ethan Hawke on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Ethan Hawke on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Ethan Hawke on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Ethan Hawke on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"If my kids are doing well, then my life is going pretty well. And if my kids aren't doing well, it doesn't matter how the other elements of my life are. It's kind of amazing to have a context like that. This is really wonderful."
"In New York, you've got Donald Trump, Woody Allen, a crack addict and a regular Joe, and they're all on the same subway car."
"It was never in my dreams to make my personal life anybody else's business."
"At every turn, when humanity is asked the question, 'Do you want temporary economic gain or long-term environmental loss, which one do you prefer,' we invariably choose the money."
"I've had a lot of experience in independent film, and about how to choose. You've got to be very discerning about where you put your five bucks, and where you cut and what you don't cut."