"I've always been a fan of science fiction films, and I've never been able to put my particular spin on it."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Ivan Reitman on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Ivan Reitman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Ivan Reitman on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Ivan Reitman on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Ivan Reitman on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I don't think my sense of humor has changed at all I was born with this, for better or for worse."
"A good actor is someone who knows how to take the part and make it real and make it honest and be effective in it. If it's in a funny movie and, as long as they are cast in an appropriate way, humor will come from it."
"I remember when first, Stripes, and then Animal House came out - which I was really proud of, even though it was kind of loose and quite raucous - there were imitative movies that were not quite as good."
"Movies either work or they don't work and they're either funny or they're not and we work very hard. To achieve that kind of work is really kind of delicate stitching."
"My sense is, I think it's okay for directors to do movies that speak to other work in their career."