"Also, they don't understand - writing is language. The use of language. The language to create image, the language to create drama. It requires a skill of learning how to use language."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."John Milius on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."John Milius on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."John Milius on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."John Milius on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."John Milius on Earl Nightingale
"Most of the good executives do pretty well. Because to be a good executive you have to be strong, and you have to have a simple attribute that people have forgotten about - courage."
"Everybody's a filmmaker today."
"There is a certain kind of respect for authenticity today that there wasn't back in the days when they did 'Cleopatra,' where everything looked like a giant motel. People want to have it be authentic in the look, and authentic in the way people behave."