"I loved history because to me, history was like watching a movie."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Quentin Tarantino on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Quentin Tarantino on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Quentin Tarantino on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Quentin Tarantino on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Quentin Tarantino on Thomas Jefferson
"I like it when somebody tells me a story, and I actually really feel that that's becoming like a lost art in American cinema."
"I look at 'Death Proof' and realize I had too much time."
"It's very important that every movie I do makes money because I want the people that had the faith in me to get their money back."
"Novelists have always had complete freedom to pretty much tell their story any way they saw fit. And that's what I'm trying to do."
"I've always thought my soundtracks do pretty good, because they're basically professional equivalents of a mix tape I'd make for you at home."