"I loved photography and everybody said it was a crazy thing to do because in those days nobody made it into the film business. I mean, unless you were related to somebody there was no way in."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."George Lucas on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."George Lucas on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."George Lucas on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."George Lucas on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."George Lucas on Abraham Lincoln
"Even in high school I was very interested in history - why people do the things they do. As a kid I spent a lot of time trying to relate the past to the present."
"The secret is not to give up hope. It's very hard not to because if you're really doing something worthwhile I think you will be pushed to the brink of hopelessness before you come through the other side."
"'Star Wars' is fun, its exciting, its inspirational, and people respond to that. It's what they want."
"Learning to make films is very easy. Learning what to make films about is very hard."
"The secret to film is that it's an illusion."