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You learn something every time you make a mistake.
That title, is one of the things I fought for. A lot of people said 'But it's stupid, and it's the title of a comedy movie, and people won't take it seriously,' and I'm sure there are some people who still don't. But for the most part, people do see that we really have a quality show.
I spent a ton of time alone. I was raised by a feminist; I had a terrifying father and oppressively scary and mean brothers. We had a farm. The rule was between breakfast and lunch you weren't allowed to make a sound.
TV's like whitewater rafting: Without rocks, there wouldn't be rapids, and it wouldn't be as much fun.
I like to think that I'm a populist entertainer, but I'm a little bit idiosyncratic, and sometimes the networks wouldn't really roll with that.
I love fantasy. I love horror. I love musicals. Whatever doesn't really happen in life is what I'm interested in. As a way of commenting on everything that does happen in life, because ultimately the only thing I'm really interested in is people.
I always watch what I say. I am what I say.
There was a time before I felt I was a real writer, when I was a yarn spinner and I just wanted to tell story until it was over. But then there came a time where I was like, 'No, I want to understand something through writing this that I might have not understood before. I want people to come away with something to think about.'
I don't have a ton of enemies. I get along with people pretty well when I'm not annoying them to death.
Remember to always be yourself.
Wonder Woman isn't Spider-man or Batman. She doesn't have a town, she has a world. That was more interesting to me than a kind of contained, rote superhero franchise.
Loneliness is about the scariest thing out there.
Remember to always be yourself. Unless you suck.
I am a great believer in found families and I'm not a great believer in blood.
Equality is like gravity. We need it to stand on this earth as men and women.
You don't buy a Picasso because you love the frame.
'The Sixth Sense' is fine the second time around, but honestly, the first time around, it's dazzling.
Casting is storytelling.
Shakespeare's language does not require a British accent. It requires a facility with language, and that's all.
Ultimately what I end up writing about is helplessness and the flipside of that, empowerment.
I don't like uncertainty. I don't play poker. I don't like bluffing.
I think it's not inaccurate to say that I had a perfectly happy childhood during which I was very unhappy.
Science fiction is like a blender - you can put in any historical experience and take influences from everything you see, read or experience.
The people who feel the most strongly about something will turn on you the most vociferously if they feel you've let them down.
What I love most about icons is finding out what's behind them, exploring the price of their power.
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