• When you talk about God, the first thing that comes along is not love, it's fear. You have to fear, and be in awe. You have to be scared. Any religion, it's like first thing.

    "Ang Lee Deconstructs Cross-Cultural Cinematic Feat ‘Life of Pi’: 'don’t let them tell you, it’s your film language'". Interview with Anne Thompson, November 21, 2012.