” You hate to see yourself do one draft of a script and then have somebody else come back in and change what you’ve done. “


” The more people’s money you take to do something, the more inputs you get. “


” When you do a movie in the studio system, there’s a committee. A committee of six or seven people you answer to. There’s two or three producers, a studio executive and one or two people above that studio executive. “


” All studio movies are the middle of the Bell curve. The only way to do something is to do it yourself. And the only way to do that is to not take any money from anyone or take as little money as possible from anyone and that’s it. “


” I feel like I’m the most well-adjusted character on the show, even though I’m sure the other actors would tell you the same thing about their characters. “


” Don’t write something that is your passion project because all it will do is get the passion stomped out of you. “


” If you’re a studio writer, the funny better be on the page. “


” I guess I considered myself just sort of a sketch comedian, you know? Actual screenwriting hadn’t really occurred to me as a viable job – I didn’t really know anything about it. “



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