"My mom took me to see Carnal Knowledge and The Wild Bunch and all these kind of movies when I was a kid."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Quentin Tarantino on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Quentin Tarantino on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Quentin Tarantino on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Quentin Tarantino on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Quentin Tarantino on Pablo Picasso
"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 loved history because to me, history was like watching a movie."