• I think the reason I've survived that long is because I've taken my work so seriously. Maybe sometimes too seriously, but it's always been important for me to do my best regardless of the film. I think the biggest compliment I get is when people on the street stop me and say they've liked the choices I've made.

    "Best Is Yet to Come, Says Actor Matt Dillon". The Daily Oklahoman, May 02, 1997.