Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
I'll make him an offer he can't refuse.
May the Force be with you.
Acting is all about honesty. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Just be truthful - and if you can fake that, you've got it made.
First of all, I choose the great roles, and if none of these come, I choose the mediocre ones, and if they don't come, I choose the ones that pay the rent.
The theater has never been any good since the actors became gentlemen.
The principal benefit acting has afforded me is the money to pay for my psychoanalysis.
I love acting. It is so much more real than life.
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience.
I feel the need... the need for speed.
I know very little about acting. I'm just an incredibly gifted faker.
Without wonder and insight, acting is just a trade. With it, it becomes creation.
To me, acting is the most logical way for people's neuroses to manifest themselves, in this great need we all have to express ourselves.
Acting is the perfect idiot's profession.
If you get a chance to act in a room that somebody else has paid rent for, then you're given a free chance to practice your craft.
I want to be remembered as a great actor - and a shining example of humanity.
Directing is like cooking, it's like cuisine. You cannot make a great dish with bad ingredients. I have great actors, and I'm putting them together. That's all I'm doing.
Acting is all about big hair and funny props... All the great actors knew it. Olivier knew it, Brando knew it.
Great actors are so easy to direct. It's like they're big 747s that you just have to move left and right, and I don't really need to direct. I need to put them in the right costume, with the right haircut, in the right location, and with the right actor to act with.
I love talking about acting. I'm just such a fan of actors and filmmakers, and I try to choose roles where I get to talk to great actors about acting and learn.
A successful swindler has to be a great salesman even more than a great actor.
I know from my own experience that great films and great actors can have a really big influence on you. There is a place for art in the world, and if you're lucky enough to be good at something and to keep being given work, it's not such a bad thing.
To be a good actor, you have to be very smart. But to be a great actor, you also have to have a streak of, 'I'm an idiot, a complete lunatic.'
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