” The thing is, when you paint somebody in all of their colors, they’re never all bad or all good. Even the worst person has humanity in there somewhere. “


” As a writer, I’ve tried to avoid strong opinions about morality. You just want to present things as they are and let the viewer come to their own conclusion. “


” Any abhorrent behavior is more interesting to me. I’m always amazed when somebody asks me, ‘Why don’t you write something about nice people?’ Because nice people are boring, that’s why. “


” During seventy years of TV, the audience came to feel that the rules are, you can’t kill the second lead on your TV show! Whatever’s going to happen, it’s all okay because there’s no way they can kill the star. “


” People talk about the plots and what happened, and they see your tricks a mile away. “


” It used to be that you had to do a certain number of episodes to hit syndication in order to try to keep a show on, because it’s important to the network because it sells good commercial time. That’s really not how HBO does things. “


” Very often at the end of ‘The Sopranos’ you get the feeling that its not under control, you should be very worried, and life is kind of really, really messed up at lot of times. It leaves you feeling very disconcerted. That was kind of the point of it. “


” I’m always amazed by writers who say, ‘Oh you know I had a half hour so I sat down and wrote a little bit.’ I just need a real big chunk of time to sit down and focus. That’s my process. “


” First and foremost, you want to be truthful as a storyteller. “



All 9 Terence Winter Quotes about You in picture


The thing is, when you paint somebody in all of their colors, they
As a writer, I


Any abhorrent behavior is more interesting to me. I
During seventy years of TV, the audience came to feel that the rules are, you can
People talk about the plots and what happened, and they see your tricks a mile away.
It used to be that you had to do a certain number of episodes to hit syndication in order to try to keep a show on, because it
Very often at the end of
I
First and foremost, you want to be truthful as a storyteller.
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