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Quotes by Famous Celebrities

Updated on February 22, 2014

People love quotes that they can identify with. Quotes can help express ourselves when we just can't seem to find the words. Quotes have been around since the beginning of time, bringing us many great words of wisdom to pass along throughout generations.

With millions of quotes from all the many different available sources, it's sometimes difficult to find that true quote you're searching for. Many times there are a lot of good quotes, yet they are mixed in with what seems to be things that were said during a conversation with that person.

Enjoy some true quotes from some of your favorite actors & actresses without having to sift through "quotes" from what many times seems like it was taken from a Hollywood interview.

Johnny Depp

~ I think everybody's nuts. ~

~ I pretty much try to stay in a constant state of confusion just because of the expression it leaves on my face. ~

~ The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.~

~ I think the thing to do is enjoy the ride while you're on it. ~

Clint Eastwood

~ We boil at different degrees.~

~ If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster. ~

~ I tried being reasonable, I didn't like it. ~

~ I have a very strict gun control policy: if there's a gun around, I want to be in control of it. ~

~ Sometimes if you want to see a change for the better, you have to take things into your own hands. ~

~ I'm interested in the fact that the less secure a man is, the more likely he is to have extreme prejudice. ~

~ I don't believe in pessimism. If something doesn't come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it's going to rain, it will. ~

Robin Williams

~ Comedy is acting out optimism. ~

~ Cricket is basically baseball on valium. ~

~ Why do they call it rush hour when nothing moves? ~

~ Gentiles are people who eat mayonnaise for no reason. ~

~ No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.~

~ The Second Amendment says we have the right to bear arms, not to bear artillery. ~

~ If women ran the world we wouldn't have wars, just intense negotiations every 28 days. ~

~ What's right is what's left if you do everything else wrong.~

~ Reality is just a crutch for people who can't cope with drugs. ~

~ You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. ~

~ Do you think God gets stoned? I think so, look at the platypus. ~

~ Never pick a fight with an ugly person, they've got nothing to lose. ~

~ Ah, yes, divorce... from the Latin word meaning to rip out a man's genitals through his wallet. ~

Jet Li

~ Love is more powerful than kicking ass. ~

~ A weapon isn't good or bad, depends on the person who uses it. ~

~ I believe the world is one big family, and we need to help each other. ~

Denzel Washington

~ If you don't trust the pilot, don't go. ~

~ Luck is where opportunity meets preparation. ~

~ You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. That's a part of it. ~

Harrison Ford

~ To me, success is choice and opportunity. ~

~ The third time you say a thing it sounds like a lie. ~

~ If I were a serious person, I'd probably have a real job. ~

~ You know you're getting old when all the names in your black book have M.D. after them. ~

Robert De Niro

~ You'll have time to rest when you're dead. ~

~ There's nothing more ironic or contradictory than life itself.~

Gene Hackman

~ Dysfunctional families have sired a number of pretty good actors. ~

~ The difference between a hero and a coward is one step sideways. ~

~ If you look at yourself as a star, you've already lost something in the portrayal of any human being. ~

Tom Cruise

~ Nothing ends nicely, that's why it ends. ~

~ Talk is over-rated as a means of settling disputes. ~

Jim Carrey

~ Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes. ~

~ Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them. ~

~ If you aren't in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret. ~

~ People need motivation to do anything. I don't think human beings learn anything without desperation. ~

Sean Connery

~ I like women. I don't understand them, but I like them. ~

~ There is nothing like a challenge to bring out the best in man. ~

~ Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile. ~

More Great Actors

~ Heartthrobs are a dime a dozen. ~ Brad Pitt

~ It's simple, if it jiggles, it's fat.~ Arnold Schwarzenegger

~ It's easy to fool the eye but it's hard to fool the heart. ~ Al Pacino

~ When the people you love are gone, you're alone. ~ Keanu Reeves

~ Life stinks, but that doesn't mean you don't enjoy it. ~ Dustin Hoffman

~ May you live as long as you want and not want as long as you live. ~ Tom Hanks

~ There's a fine line between the method actor and the schizophrenic. ~ Nicolas Cage

~ Money and success don't change people; they merely amplify what is already there.~ Will Smith

~ I have great expectations for the future, because the past was highly overrated. ~ Sylvester Stallone

~ My wife heard me say I love you a thousand times, but she never once heard me say sorry. ~ Bruce Willis

~ Chemistry can be a good and bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack with it. ~ Adam Sandler

Julia Roberts

~ A fever is an expression of inner rage. ~

~ True love doesn't come to you it has to be inside you. ~

~ Happiness isn't happiness unless there's a violin-playing goat. ~

~ You can be true to the character all you want but you've got to go home with yourself. ~

~ Show me a person who doesn't like to laugh and I'll show you a person with a toe tag. ~

~ Your face tells a story and it shouldn't be a story about your drive to the doctor's office. ~

~ If you love someone, you say it, right then, out loud. Otherwise, the moment just passes you by. ~

~ You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness. ~

Drew Barrymore

~ Daisies are like sunshine to the ground. ~

~ You've just got to do the best that you can. ~

~ A fish may love a bird, but where would they live? ~

~ When things are perfect, that's when you need to worry most. ~

~ Love is the hardest habit to break, and the most difficult to satisfy. ~

~ It's only through listening that you learn, and I never want to stop learning. ~

~ I think its nice when people find love, because I feel like everyone deserves it. ~

~ If you're going to go through hell... I suggest you come back learning something. ~

~ There's something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk. ~

~ Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths. ~

~ My whole life, I've wanted to feel comfortable in my skin. It's the most liberating thing in the world. ~

~ I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end. ~

~ I believe that everything happens for a reason, but I think it's important to seek out that reason - that's how we learn. ~

~ When I lay my head on the pillow at night I can say I was a decent person today. That's when I feel beautiful. ~

~ If you're going to be alive and on this planet, you have to, like, suck the marrow out of every day and get the most out of it. ~

~ I don't know anybody's road who's been paved perfectly for them, there are no manuals, you don't know what life has in store for you. ~

~ We've got to learn hard things in our lifetime, but it's love that gives you the strength. It's being nice to people and having a lot of fun and laughing harder than anything, hopefully every single day of your life. ~

~ When you've been locked up in a mental institution, people are going to ask questions. It was OK, because I didn't have to act perfect all the time.~

Whoopi Goldberg

~ Normal is in the eye of the beholder. ~

~ The art of acting is to be other than what you are. ~

~ I am where I am because I believe in all possibilities. ~

~ I don't have pet peeves, I have whole kennels of irritation. ~

~ Normal is nothing more than a cycle on a washing machine. ~

~ Things happen to you out of luck, and if you get to stick around it's because you're talented. ~

~ That's the thing about Mother Nature, she really doesn't care what economic bracket you're in. ~

~ We're here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark. ~

~ When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they'll remember and be kind to someone else. And it'll become like a wildfire. ~

Charlize Theron

~ I think in life we want to challenge ourselves. ~

~ I think today women are very scared to celebrate themselves, because then they just get labeled. ~

Juliette Lewis

~ I kind of imagine myself at eighty, a cat lady. ~

~ Like everybody I have many different sides. ~

~ All that schooling never prepares you for the reality of life. ~

~ The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die. ~

~ The worst thing you can do to a kid is tell them that their dreams are invalid. ~

Kate Winslet

~ Life is short, and it is here to be lived. ~

~ Loving someone is setting them free, letting them go. ~

~ I have no regrets. If you regret things, you're sort of stepping backwards. I'm a believer in going forwards. ~

~ There are moments to indulge and enjoy, but I always know when it's time to go home and wash my knickers. ~

~ Just because society, and government, and whatever was different 100 years ago, doesn't mean that people didn't have sex, pick their nose, or swear. ~

Naomi Watts

~ Pain is such an important thing in life. I think that as an artist you have to experience suffering. ~

~ I always love being in the company of women. It's all about good conversation and great wine. ~

~ You have to make peace with yourself. The key is to find the harmony in what you have. ~

More Great Actresses

~ Honesty will never break you. ~ Kate Hudson

~ You just decide on your own.~ Jennifer Garner

~ You express different energies at different times in your life. ~ Marisa Tomei

~ I am odd-looking. I sometimes think I look like a funny Muppet. ~ Angelina Jolie

~ For marriage to be a success, every woman and every man should have her and his own bathroom. The end. ~ Catherine Zeta-Jones

~ Beauty comes from a life well lived. If you've lived well, your smile lines are in the right places, and your frown lines aren't too bad, what more do you need?~ Jennifer Garner

~ I don't believe in guilt, I believe in living on impulse as long as you never intentionally hurt another person, and don't judge people in your life. I think you should live completely free. ~ Angelina Jolie


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