"I've had the good fortune to have a much more diverse life than most people would, professional sports and television and news and movies."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Ted Turner on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Ted Turner on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Ted Turner on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Ted Turner on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Ted Turner on Walt Disney
"I've never run into a guy who could win at the top level in anything today and didn't have the right attitude, didn't give it everything he had, at least while he was doing it wasn't prepared and didn't have the whole program worked out."
"My son is now an 'entrepreneur.' That's what you're called when you don't have a job."
"Every few seconds it changes - up an eighth, down an eighth - it's like playing a slot machine. I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million."
"I think Captain Cousteau might be the father of the environmental movement."
"Life is a game. Money is how we keep score."