There is a safe spot within every tornado. My job is to find it.
I'm just waiting for people to start asking me to make the rain disappear.
Magicians lose the opportunity to experience a sense of wonder.
Magic and new technology have always walked hand in hand - even back in the days of Robert Houdin.
Dreams are illusions, and we can't let go of them because we would be dead.
Physical rehab is often very, very hard work.
It is the unspoken ethic of all magicians to not reveal the secrets.
I find revealing the secrets of magic quite reprehensible.
Demonic figures and occult themes have disappeared from modern magic.
We all possess the need to dream.
My uncle's house burned down when I was 6 years old. We got out safely. But ever since, I've had a nightmare of dying in a fire.
The real secret of magic lies in the performance.
I am fortunate to have the resources to have many methods to do each of my illusions.
Magic has been something I've been really good at since I was really young. The ability has always come easy to me, I'm not sure why.
Magic came very easy for me when I was a kid. When I was 8 years old I started doing it, and by the time I was 12, I was already published in magic books.
For my father, being kind was natural... I have to really work at it. I love competing and winning, conquest - not words you usually associate with kindness.
You can feel better about yourself in a very short period of time depending on the kind of magic that you are doing.
No self-respecting gay guy would have ever made some of the hair and clothing choices I am still trying to live down.
I have always been interested in pushing magic forward.
I'm really trying hard not to do anything that has been done before. So knowing everything I can about the legacy of magic challenges my team and I to invent new illusions.
For me to grow, I have to know about the foundation that came before.
I need a form of escape even when I'm working really hard.
I act like I'm 14, if you haven't figured that out yet.
If I was gay, why would I hide it?