I don’t believe the utter denial and lack of cynicism about the graft enriching our field is normal or acceptable.
You came into my life — not as one comes to visit … but as one comes to a kingdom where all the rivers have been waiting for your reflection, all the roads, for your steps.
The last time that I felt competitive was when I was doing Kill Bill and my competition was The Matrix Reloaded. That was the sword of Damocles hanging over our heads. I saw Matrix Reloaded at the Chinese Theatre the day it opened … I was like, Bring it the fuck on. I was worried about that? Ho-ly shit.