"The sound and music are 50% of the entertainment in a movie."
"One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain."George Lucas on Bob Marley
"If music be the food of love, play on."George Lucas on William Shakespeare
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything."George Lucas on Plato
"Without music, life would be a mistake."George Lucas on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water."George Lucas on Ray Charles
"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."
"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."