"Up until now, the biggest question in society about video games has been what to do about violent games. But it's almost like society in general considers video games to be something of a nuisance, that they want to toss into the garbage can."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Shigeru Miyamoto on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Shigeru Miyamoto on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Shigeru Miyamoto on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Shigeru Miyamoto on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Shigeru Miyamoto on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."