• I wasn't a class clown, I never developed this comedic flair as a kid. Even when I decided to become an actor, it was just to be an actor, not necessarily a comedic actor. I wasn't that guy who struck out with women so he became really funny, and that's when the women started to like him.

    "How Steve Carell Spent His Summer Vacation". Interview with Amanda Mae Meyncke, July 2, 2013.