"My dad took me to my first movie."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Steven Spielberg on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Steven Spielberg on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Steven Spielberg on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Steven Spielberg on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Steven Spielberg on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I don't think any movie or any book or any work of art can solve the stalemate in the Middle East today. But it's certainly worth a try."
"You know, I don't really do that much looking inside me when I'm working on a project. Whatever I am becomes what that film is. But I change you change."
"I get that same queasy, nervous, thrilling feeling every time I go to work. That's never worn off since I was 12 years-old with my dad's 8-millimeter movie camera."
"You have many years ahead of you to create the dreams that we can't even imagine dreaming. You have done more for the collective unconscious of this planet than you will ever know."
"Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as 'The Pacific'."