"I'm obsessed with the countryside: woods, forests, fields, lakes, mountains. I'm really into folk music and folklore. But more so I'm into electronic music. I'm into bands that have both aspects, like Boards of Canada is a perfect example. You could listen to that type of music running through a woods. It's kind of what I wanted to achieve."
"Ironing boards are a classic example of something I find horrible about modern society: the excitementation, for want of a better word, of mundane things."
"You go to a restaurant in the States and kids have these game boards at the table. You don't see that in Italy or Spain. It's not because they can't afford to buy them, it's because that's not what eating together as a family is about."
"The chess player who develops the ability to play two dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to compress his or her analysis into less time."