"Every piece of entertainment is made with the idea that 'This is going to be terrific' and 'This is the best thing I've ever done' and then it hits the public and then the public tells you whether it's good or bad."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."William Shatner on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."William Shatner on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."William Shatner on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."William Shatner on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."William Shatner on Dalai Lama
"Writing is truly a creative art - putting word to a blank piece of paper and ending up with a full-fledged story rife with character and plot."
"You and I and everybody in show business and the entertainment industry fly by the seat of our pants. We don't know quite what is going to happen."
"Although I'm a business major out of McGill University, I know nothing... but then I found out much later in life, nobody knows anything."
"No, I don't regret anything at this point. That may change on the next phone call, but at the moment I don't regret anything."
"I don't know how I got to this point but it must be as a result of everything that has come before so if I were to change something, I might not be at this point now."