"I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things."
"I would do an act, and then I would stop and show the audience how I did it. Which is breaking the cardinal rule of magicianship. And next time they saw it, they still went, Wow, because if the illusion is strong enough, it will still resonate. If showing a magic trick doesn’t ruin the illusion, neither will allowing people to see how art happens."
"Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside—remembering all the times you’ve felt that way."
"People think you’re crazy if you talk about things they don’t understand."
"We have our Arts so we won’t die of Truth."