20 of Wes Anderson’s Twee-est Quotes

The word “twee” defines something that is sweet, cute, or excessively quaint, pretty, and sentimental. It’s also a word often used to describe the films of Wes Anderson — and occasionally the bow tie-wearing director himself. Anderson’s set design (the man could open his own vintage typewriter museum), use of miniatures, and ‘60s-era pop soundtracks are just a few hallmarks of his style. And in a loving homage to the director’s adorable and quirky sensibility on his birthday weekend, we’ve collected some of Anderson’s most precious quotes that reflect his saccharine aesthetic.