A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly accumulated in the course of centuries, elements difficult at times to justify by logic, but justifying themselves as paths when they lead somewhere, since they open up for man his inner distance.
Television is much more difficult because at every moment the network can force you to change things based on their belief about what would make it popular. Youre in a constant debate with a gun at your head, and the gun is cancellation. So its hard to win the arguments.
By: Judd Apatow