"I think what's really the most ideal thing is for the player themselves, within their own imagination, to carve out what they view as being the essence of the character."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge."Shigeru Miyamoto on Albert Einstein
"I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities."Shigeru Miyamoto on Dr. Seuss
"Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions."Shigeru Miyamoto on Albert Einstein
"I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty."Shigeru Miyamoto on Albert Einstein
"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"Shigeru Miyamoto on Sun Tzu
"I think I can make an entirely new game experience, and if I can't do it, some other game designer will."
"I don't think as a creator that I could create an experience that truly feels interactive if you don't have something to hold in your hand, if you don't have something like force feedback that you can feel from the controller."
"Games have grown and developed from this limited in-the-box experience to something that's everywhere now. Interactive content is all around us, networked, ready. This is something I've been hoping for throughout my career."
"Japanese people have a funny habit of abbreviating names."
"Japan actually is an aging population, and so as the population has aged, they have had a lot more problems with health."