Find the best quotes by Damon Lindelof.
There is a reason behind life. There is some connectivity between living beings. Whether you want to call that ‘God’ or ‘The Force’ or whatever…
The year that ‘Lost’ started and premiered was, without a doubt, the most miserable year of my life. The level of despair and anguish that…
I was born in 1973, so I did not see ‘Alien’ when it was released theatrically. I saw ‘Alien’ when it was on Home Box…
I saw myself as a teacher’s pet but with a little of Ed Haskell mixed in. I was the teacher’s pet, but that didn’t mean…
I remember what it was like to be doing ‘Lost’ and how creatively immersive it was. I just couldn’t really engage on anything else, other…
I look at myself more as a storyteller than a screenwriter, as pretentious as that may sound, but that’s what really attracts me to TED…
I feel like great TED Talks are ones that are a little bit subject to interpretation, that do provoke further conversation – and potentially controversy.
Good twists are enormously hard to come by, and I think the best ones are earned ones. The idea that a story can take a…
From my own internal fanboy perspective, there’s nothing that I hate more than seeing a three minute trailer for a movie where I feel like…
As cliched as it sounds, if you have an original voice and an original idea, then no matter what anybody says, you have to find…
The interpretive element of ‘Lost’ – the fact that you immediately need, as soon as the episode is over, to seek out a community of…
My father – until the day that my dad died – didn’t know how many points you scored in a touchdown. He could say there…
I believe that this idea of story or myth or this thing that Joseph Campbell writes about is sort of an inter-connective spiritual force –…
When someone says something in an interview, the beauty of Twitter is that it’s a platform for instantaneous response.
When someone says something that really hurts me, I have to retweet it to let it go.
I would say that my fatal flaw, as a human being, is that I need people to like me, and if they don’t like me,…
The fundamental law of nature is to not know too much about yourself.
‘Star Wars’ is a galaxy a long time ago, far, far away. ‘Star Wars’ is not about our future.
The fun thing about doing origin stories is you are introducing the audience to characters.
My gravestone will say,’Here Lies Damon Lindelof – Or Does He?’
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