"The journey for women, no matter what venue it is - politics, business, film - it's, it's a long journey."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Kathryn Bigelow on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Kathryn Bigelow on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Kathryn Bigelow on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Kathryn Bigelow on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Kathryn Bigelow on Joseph Stalin
"If there's specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can't change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies."
"Our film examines the heroism, courage and prowess of the Soviet submarine force in ways never seen before."
"My dad used to draw these great cartoon figures. His dream was being a cartoonist, but he never achieved it, and it kind of broke my heart. I think part of my interest in art had to do with his yearning for something he could never have."
"When he brought it to me four years ago, Rodney King had just arrived, I was involved in the clean-up of L.A. and I guess it was part of my experience."
"The Communist regime didn't consider this to be a shining moment in history and assigned no heroism to it. They classified it as merely an accident."