"Congratulations on pulling off an amazing show. Don't tell anyone ...
but when 'Star Wars' first came out, I didn't know where it was going
either. The trick is to pretend you've planned the whole thing out in
advance. Throw in some father issues and references to other stories--let's call them homages--and you've got a series."
- Star Wars creator George Lucas, in a letter to Lost producers Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse, reported by Zap2it's Rick Porter
(H/T Hattie Garlick
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