"My whole thing is that I want to explore why you read books, what's the purpose of reading, and maybe that it's not that cool to hate something just because it's popular."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Josh Radnor on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Josh Radnor 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."Josh Radnor on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Josh Radnor on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Josh Radnor on Bill Gates
"To write a story about New York that only deals with people in your age and socioeconomic bracket, that feels dishonest to me. So much of New York comes from everyone bumping into each other."
"It never made sense to me that someone would achieve any kind of success in show business, only to become a jerk."
"Cynicism is kind of like folding your arms and stepping back and commenting on things, like the old guys in 'The Muppets,' just throwing out comments all the time, whereas there are other people on the ground really trying to affect things and improve their lives and the lives of other people. I think it's noble and I think it's cool."
"I haven't left the house without a packet of Kleenex in my back pocket for as long as I can remember. Whenever I start thinking I'm incredibly cool, the packet of Kleenex in my back pocket brings me right back down to earth."
"I think that the mark of a great book is that it will meet you wherever you're at and you'll feel and experience something new and different each time you read it."