"My mother is the coolest, most amazing person I know."
"Sometimes I think my husband is so amazing that I don't know why he's with me. I don't know whether I'm good enough. But if I make him happy, then I'm everything I want to be."J. J. Abrams on Angelina Jolie
"If you tell people where to go, but not how to get there, you'll be amazed at the results."J. J. Abrams on George S. Patton
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."J. J. Abrams on Harry S. Truman
"If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you."J. J. Abrams on Les Brown
"Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen."J. J. Abrams on Conan O'Brien
"We live in an age of instant knowledge. And there's almost a sense of entitlement to that."
"I try to push ideas away, and the ones that will not leave me alone are the ones that ultimately end up happening."
"I mean, my dad's a television producer, and I knew I could get a job as an assistant or a reader with one of his friends, but it wasn't exactly what I wanted to do."
"I think when you're 10 years old, it's too much to see something with the threat of death in every episode. Kids are better left naive about certain things."
"It's a leap of faith doing any serialised storytelling."