Screenplays often really lay it all out for you, but this was like the blueprint for some complicated piece of architecture. They voluntarily made a dense, complicated screenplay in which nothing seems to make any sense, and then the scenes start to match up. It was a clean, pure, artistic enterprise.

– Tom Hanks commenting on The Wachowski’s script for the movie Cloud Atlas

Source: NYT

Never mind that millions of Megaupload users lost access to cloud data like their wedding photos. Well done, Hollywood, everyone with similar innovations got the message. But wait … You did not read the end of the script. The people of the Internet will unite. They will help me. And they are stronger than you. We will prevail in the war for Internet freedom and innovation that you have launched. We have logic, human nature and the invisible hand on our side.

– Kim Dotcom (indicted Megaupload founder)

Source: THR

The Internet frightens you. But history has taught us that the greatest innovations were built on rejections. The VCR frightened you, but it ended up making billions of dollars in video sales.

– Kim Dotcom (indicted Megaupload founder)

Source: THR

For us, warriors are not what you think of as warriors. The warrior is not someone who fights, because no one has the right to take another’s life. The warrior, for us, is one who sacrifices himself for the good of others. His task is to take care of the elderly, the defenseless, those who cannot provide for themselves, and above all, the children, the future of humanity.
– Sitting Bull

Look, man, I am TIRED of that! I am not passing! I am BLACK! Do you hear me, man? Do you understand? I am BLACK! I am a NIGGA’, you understand me? I was BORN Black, I -LIVE- Black, and I’m gonna die, prob’ly -BECAUSE- I’m Black, because some Cracker that -KNOWS- I’m Black, better than -YOU-, Nigga’, is prob’ly gonna put a BULLET in the back of my head!
– Pretty Willie played by David Lemieux
From the movie The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1973)