(1997) I'm starting to feel I have to cure my addiction to Hollywood money, because while it's delightful, it's also insidious.
Acting in the theatre is fun, acting in film is work.
I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
You have actors who begin at a certain young age and there's very little change in their technique and the depth of their performances; they're the same 30 years later.
Some guys smoke good Dominicans, other guys smoke great Jamaicans. I only smoke the best - Havanas!
There are people who would rather choke than go see my movies. They write me letters all the time.
Remember, sex is like a Chinese dinner. It ain't over 'til you both get your cookie.
Everything that Bush touches turns to manure in public policy.
Down with Dukes of Hazzard!
I wanted to be president of the United States. I really did. The older I get, the less preposterous the idea seems.
Let's face facts, this is visual medium, there's a very high premium put on people who are good-looking. But the minute you rely on that you get yourself in trouble. You certainly don't make a career out of that anymore as an actor.
To be in this business and have tremendous integrity and only make distinguished choices is very tough.
There's less critical thinking going on in this country on a Main Street level - forget about the media - than ever before. We've never needed people to think more critically than now, and they've taken a big nap.
Doing these parts is not fun. It's challenging, but no fun. It's creepy. I would rather play the guy that throws the touchdown pass and gets carried off the field.
Bush wasn't elected, he was selected - selected by five judges up in Washington who voted along party lines.
I think my exact comment was that if Bush won it would be a good time to leave the United States. I'm not necessarily going to leave the United States.
Cheney is a terrorist. He terrorizes our enemies abroad and innocent citizens here at home indiscriminately.
I don't want to go all over the map here, but where is the protest against this war when almost on a daily basis, someone is dying over there?
I feel I'm two people: I have my interest in acting and I have a lot of other political interests I'd like to pursue.
“makes the case for Americans to adopt a vegetarian diet and enact humane legislation to weed out the worst abuses.”
“opening my eyes to animal rights. ... Look at the way Hurricane Katrina was handled — the way the government treats people and their animals is a tragedy.”
“Everything that Bush touches turns to manure in public policy.”
“Sometimes, you know, the president is a father-like figure in American society, to most Americans, even today, no matter how cynical we've become. And people don't want to think that daddy's a bum all the time. They don't want to think that Daddy's a liar, a cheat and a fraud.”
“Bush wasn't elected, he was selected - selected by five judges up in Washington who voted along party lines.”