• We want to see a struggle. We want to see people falling over but getting themselves back up on their feet, and that's what's extraordinary- ordinary people and their struggle. There's nothing as interesting as real life out your window. You walk down the street for half an hour, I'll give you half an hour of drama.

    "Ricky Gervais Has An Animated Post-'Office' Life". "Fresh Air" with Terry Gross, March 3, 2010.