"You had to make a camera look like it's traveling at 300 mph, but you couldn't make it actually travel at 300 mph so you had to slow everything down and build devices to do that. So you were constantly engineering."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."John Dykstra on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."John Dykstra on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."John Dykstra on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."John Dykstra on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."John Dykstra on Saint Augustine
"In the first Spider-Man, at the end of the movie, Peter Parker had to deny himself a relationship with a girl that he's in love with. The very next thing that happens is that he's swinging through the city."
"Digital imaging has untied our hands with regards to technical limitations. We no longer have to be arbiters of technology we get to participate in the interpretation of technology into creative content."