"Bill Hanna and I owe an awful lot to television, but we both got our start and built the first phase of our partnership in the movies."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Joseph Barbera on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Joseph Barbera on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Joseph Barbera on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Joseph Barbera on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Joseph Barbera on Walt Disney
"I don't know that I spent any more time alone than any other kid, but being by myself never bothered me."
"I hate fishing, and I can't imagine why anyone would want to hike when you can get in the car and drive."
"That's what keeps me going: dreaming, inventing, then hoping and dreaming some more in order to keep dreaming."
"Los Angeles was an impression of failure, of disappointment, of despair, and of oddly makeshift lives. This is California? I thought."
"I hope we don't get to the point where we have to have the cat stop chasing the mouse to teach him glassblowing and basket weaving."