"Cricket makes no sense to me. I find it beautiful to watch and I like that they break for tea. That is very cool, but I don't understand. My friends from The Clash tried to explain it years and years ago, but I didn't understand what they were talking about."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Jim Jarmusch on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Jim Jarmusch on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Jim Jarmusch on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Jim Jarmusch on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Jim Jarmusch on Bill Gates
"I didn't get my degree at NYU I got it later, they gave me an honourary one."
"I think it comes from really liking literary forms. Poetry is very beautiful, but the space on the page can be as affecting as where the text is. Like when Miles Davis doesn't play, it has a poignancy to it."
"If you go into a bar in most places in America and even say the word poetry, you'll probably get beaten up. But poetry is a really strong, beautiful form to me, and a lot of innovation in language comes from poetry."