"You have to design and program differently. Combat action in an MMO is so different to combat in a first-person shooter."
"Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works."John Romero on Steve Jobs
"You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality."John Romero on Walt Disney
"The artist in me cries out for design."John Romero on Robert Frost
"A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away."John Romero on Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"Sometimes I can't figure designers out. It's as if they flunked human anatomy."John Romero on Erma Bombeck
"It is very important to lead the field and innovate in game design."
"I'm creating the kind of games that I like right now. I'm not being held back by technology."