• I remember in "Law of Desire," where I played a homosexual, that people were more upset that I kissed a man on the mouth than I killed a man. It's interesting to see how people can pardon you for murdering a man, but they can't pardon you for kissing one.

    "Antonio Banderas: 'Sex Scenes Never Get Easier'". Interview with Jarett Wieselman, June 23, 2009.