"When I was growing up, Dr. Seuss was really my favorite. There was something about the lyrical nature and the simplicity of his work that really hit me."
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises."Tim Burton on Pedro Calderon de la Barca
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom."Tim Burton on Anais Nin
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better."Tim Burton on Albert Einstein
"I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes."Tim Burton on e. e. cummings
"All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind."Tim Burton on Abraham Lincoln
"There's something quite exciting when you have a history with somebody and you see them do new and different things."
"Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me."
"I don't know what it was, maybe the movie theaters in my immediate surrounding neighbourhood in Burbank, but I never saw what would be considered A movies."
"I never really got nightmares from movies. In fact, I recall my father saying when I was three years old that I would be scared, but I never was."