"... because they're not going to do what I want them to do. And I don't have the control to do that anymore, and all I would do is muck everything up. And so I said, 'OK, I will go my way and let them go their way."
They = Disney. Me = George Lucas.
"They wanted to do a retro movie. I don't like that. Every movie, I worked very hard to make them different... I made them completely different – different planets, different spaceships to make it new."
Disney is like the government (like the left-winger's idea of the government). It's better at knowing what you want (what you should want) than you are.