"The Company of Wolves is about how society teaches young women to look at themselves, and what to be afraid of. It's about a girl learning that the world of sensuality and the unknown is not to be feared, that it's worth getting your teeth into."
"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."Neil Jordan on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Neil Jordan on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Neil Jordan on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Neil Jordan 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."Neil Jordan on Earl Nightingale
"In Dreams... well, I was slightly overcompensating with that. I was a bit like a director for hire, so maybe I was putting too much imagery that was familiar to me into it."