• "They say now in America that final cut doesn't mean anything. As Harvey Weinstein said to some film-maker, 'You can have final cut. I'll open your film in Arkansas.'"
  • "One of the best kept secrets in America is that people are aching to make a commitment, if they only had the freedom and environment in which to do so."
  • "There is extraordinary similarities between the Midwest in America and Europe in that there is this sense of vast, open sky and loneliness and cold."
  • "America makes up its own mind about what it wants to see."
  • "And of course in America you've got American football and baseball and all those other ball games, soccer has become a little niche that the women have kind of filled."
  • "I got to go to Malaysia, Germany, Switzerland, Madrid, America."
  • "Europe is weird songs that would never make it in America."
  • "When you're writing these things, you're in a room making each other laugh, you really have very little sense of political correctness or incorrectness. This is a question that Europe tends to ask and America doesn't."
  • "We must not confuse dissent with disloyalty. When the loyal opposition dies, I think the soul of America dies with it."
  • "If one of us, any of us, any American is traveling in a town somewhere in America and a medical crisis hits them, for someone who is diabetic or perhaps has heart disease or some other problems, where do we get the records to determine what to do?"