Say what you like about the guy, but his movie and TV work is iconic. At least, if you remember the 90's as something other than grade school.
Besides, he's got the right attitude about coffee:
I like cappuccino, actually. But even a bad cup of coffee is better than no coffee at all.
So, of course, that influences his work. As seen in Twin Peaks:
So happy birthday David Lynch. Hope you have a good one.