When I pray, coincidences happen, and when I don't, they don't.
Like, to do a pilot, you don't know what's going to happen with it.
Writing is a journey of discovery because until you start, you never know what will happen, and you can be surprised by what you do - expect the unexpected!
For people like me, who have blocked out a chunk of their past, you wonder - if you open that door, if you walk into that room of your memories, what will happen? Will it destroy you or will it make you stronger?
If you're just a nice guy - you don't let people walk on you - but if you're just a nice guy and treat people right, good things happen.
If it had been what was supposed to happen, it would have happened.
I like everything a certain way. I'm not somebody who can just lay back and let it happen... And I think that's what's gotten me to where I am in life.
The fact that we die is one of the more interesting things that happen to us. Fiction ought to be about bottom lines, and that's as bottom-line as you can get.
If you labor heavily upon a work of art, then part of what you are saying is, 'This is a heavy work of art.' If you happen to be trying to say something about lightness, then the art should be light as well.
Just keep it simple. When you over-think what you're wearing, that's when wardrobe malfunctions tend to happen.
I walk into the office at Southwark Bridge every morning, and I have no idea what's going to happen.
You find that you can have the best business in the most exciting industry, but if the execution, if the torch-holder, if the value-creator isn't there, then we don't make it happen.