- Damon Lindelof: Everyone wants to know what the relationship is between
the movie and Alien. And one could argue that we've set ourselves up
for inevitable disappointment. But look who're you're talking to. If
there's anybody known for inevitable disappointment, it's me, I'm Mr.
Inevitable Disappointment. (Entertainment Weekly, May 18th, 2011, p36/ http://insidemovies.ew.com/2012/05/11/damon-lindelof-prometheus-life-after-lost/)
- Damon Lindelof: I would rather
have people for the rest of my career say, "you screwed up a Ridley
Scott movie" than not say that to me than like, hey, like I got to be
involved in a Ridley Scott movie.
Interviewer: I got to screw up a Ridley Scott movie.
Damon Lindelof: Not only did I screw up a Ridley Scott movie, I screwed up the first Ridley Scott scifi movie in thirty years, like, um, that, if that's not going to go on your head stone than what should? (The Verge, (5th May, 2012, 34min 20secs))