George Lucas Quotes

George Lucas (Nicolas Genin)

George Lucas (Nicolas Genin)

George Lucas — Born in 1944 in Modesto, California, George Lucas would later become one of the biggest names in the entertainment business. He has produced, written and directed several highly successful films. Most notably, he was one of the minds behind the Star Wars series and Indiana Jones.

George Lucas has produced work that has influenced several generations. There has been a change in pop culture, merchandise and much more simply from his highly successful films. The man behind this all has plenty to say in these entertaining quotes. 

“I thought Star Wars was too wacky for the general public.”

“The ability to speak does not make you intelligent.”

“If the boy and girl walk off into the sunset hand-in-hand in the last scene, it adds 10 million to the box office.”

“I’m not in a contest. I make movies. I’m not a racehorse.”

“I wanted to make abstract films that are emotional, and I still do.”

“Leaning to make films is very easy. Learning what to make films about is very hard.”

“This is a new world; it doesn’t work the way the old world worked.”

“The secret to film is that it’s an illusion.”

“I am simply trying to struggle through life; trying to do God’s bidding.”

“Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it.”

“People think of me as a sort of pathological, Howard Hughes-type guy sitting in a hotel room, which is definitely not so.”

“Maybe you’re here for a reason. Maybe I was here to do Star Wars and that’s it. I’m living on borrowed time.”

“Good luck has its storms.”

“A lot of people like to do certain things, but they’re not that good at it. Keep going through the things that you like to do, until you find something that you actually seem to be extremely good at. It can be anything.”

“I’ve worked hard enough and earned enough to fail for the rest of my life. And I’m gonna do it!”

Relevant links: [How rich is George Lucas?] [George Lucas on Wikipedia].

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