• I suppose there must be some way in which I'm compelled to show some side of myself - or of people - that's paranoid and fraught and beleaguered and downtrodden, just as Tom Cruise wants to show that he's terrifyingly upbeat and terrifyingly heroic all the time.

    "Paul Giamatti: 'I'm clearly not Brad Pitt'" by Oliver Burkeman, November 11, 2009.