Max Joseph Quotes

We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking Max Joseph Quotes. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.

I have long been a fan of Holy Ghost! and think they've

I have long been a fan of Holy Ghost! and think they’ve got the best dance grooves around.
Max Joseph
The safest person, sometimes, is a stranger on the Internet who lives in a different place. If they’re a daily source of support and advice, no one really wants to lose that once they have it. If they know deep down that the person they’re talking to isn’t exactly who they say they are, it’s not worth finding out.
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I think with social media and Instagram, people are able to see what’s over the fence of everyone else, and it all seems within reach.
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We’ve seen the worst that human beings are capable of. We’ve seen what happens when leaders abandon common decency in favor of rage and hate. Through the lens of history, the Holocaust happened yesterday, the civil rights movement was this morning, so we are not as out of the woods as we might have thought.
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I was actually cyberstalked twice.
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I’ve never had a crazy online relationship that’s left me vulnerable and embarrassed and humiliated.
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Book stores drive me insane because I know that I will never be able to read everything I want to in my lifetime.
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Those elements that make ‘Catfish’ so interesting to watch, elements of deception and mystery, make any movie or any piece of content exciting to watch. It makes characters complex and interesting.
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‘In the Grace of Your Love’ is a beautiful, eerie dance song.
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We’ve had Obama for eight years, who, to me, is a model of integrity, sensitivity, empathy. He’s wise, he’s patient, he maintains his composure, and I would have voted for him again.
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I am a huge Sublime fan, and I think their music immediately puts you in SoCal when you listen to it.
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This idea that in America you can be anyone you want – you can reinvent yourself. Well, I think that the Internet has maybe taken that kind of American idea and has democratized it for the world.
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Even bros have depth, complexity, and emotion.
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In documentaries, the process is that you film a lot of things, and out of what you’ve shot, something organically reveals itself, and there’s a discovery process.
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There is a lot of sadness in America.
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For basically three years, I was doing ‘Catfish’ and ‘We Are Your Friends’ at the same time – it was like straddling two very long-term creative marriages. And when you’re in a long-term creative commitment, you tend to daydream and fantasize about smaller creative flings that you want to have.
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A lot of times in films, the protagonist is either the leader of the group or the nerd of the group. I’ve never identified with either of those things.
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No one has it easy, and to some degree, everyone feels lonely and powerless, which may cause them to make hurtful decisions.
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Everyone’s on their phones, and everyone makes things with the aid of some electronic tool. Electronic music is no different.
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When you want to fall in love, you ignore red flags in the optimistic hope that it does work out.
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The more we are involved in social media, the easier it is for someone to lie about who they are and to kind of fabricate a story about them, fabricate a life that is grander than the one that they lead.
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When I was 19, I did an internship in Los Angeles and lived with a friend of mine in the Valley.
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I find reggae is really nice in the morning.
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I grew up in New York City. We used to diss Long Island and Jersey. Every big city has its own suburb like that.
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As someone who’s been a filmmaker and an editor, I was wary of being on camera.
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The less you know about the person, the more you fill in the rosiest details.
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If you’re not catfishing someone for romantic reasons, then it’s going to be hard to sympathize and be compassionate with someone who is doing it for revenge, who’s doing it for fun and games, who’s doing it because they want to be on TV.
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I’m a fairly neurotic person.
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Electronic music has existed since the ’70s, and it’s almost comical how many subgenres of it there are.
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‘Trainspotting’ is among my favourite films of all time.
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I think making electronic music isn’t much different from writing a book or painting a picture or making a film. It’s a creative process, and it’s an art form.
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The biggest affront to any audience is if you feel like someone took something you love and is selling it out.
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Manti Te’o got catfished. It happens.
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There’s something unique about coming of age in 2015 with the way the world is.
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Most people who recognize me don’t even know my name. They just yell out ”Catfish!” or ‘Where’s Nev?’ or sometimes just ‘Nev!’
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Getting everyone on the same team is a form of hustling.
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I’m from New York City. I grew up in the city. Suburban life was very odd to me.
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One thing we see a lot is this – the idea kids have now that they don’t have to go to college. They don’t have to get a real job. They feel they can become ‘Internet famous’ by taking selfies. They think they can become a star through social media. We see that a lot. You can succeed. But it takes time and persistence.
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We all want to find someone and be loved.
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I feel like there are probably more films about white male friendships than almost any other types of movies.
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I put a lot of time and energy into studying the art of filmmaking, but I hadn’t put a lot of energy or time into the art of learning how to manage people.
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I’m a documentary filmmaker, I know what it means to craft a story, especially when you’ve shot a lot of material.
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I’ve been a fan of electronic music for a while.
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The thing I really love about ‘Saturday Night Fever’ is that the movie is a gritty drama. Most people just remember the amazing, whimsical fantasy dance scenes, but then, when you watch it again, it’s raw.
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I worry about revealing too much of my life on my Instagram posts.
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I was an English major.
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When it comes to creating a product or running a company, you need to prioritize the goal of the company or the creation of the product over and above every personal interaction you have.
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I don’t think the Internet is necessarily a dangerous place. It’s only dangerous if you don’t make people earn your trust. You can’t take people at their word. You got to do a little digging and make sure to verify that you are talking to a real person or the person that you think you’re talking to.
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As fame becomes more democratized, we might all have to start struggling with the powers, anxieties, and responsibilities of being a minor celeb.
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I spend a lot of time hanging out with kids in their early twenties who feel like they’ve messed up and have really screwed up in a lot of ways. We spend a lot of time talking to them and saying, ‘You can change that.’
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