I judge a restaurant by the bread and by the coffee.
I wasn't really portraying a columnist, but a heel. Otherwise I'd have spent time in newspaper offices, studying the characterization. No, I just played a heel who happened to be a columnist.
Most people seem to think I'm the kind of guy who shaves with a blowtorch. Actually I'm bookish and worrisome.
I believe we should appeal to people at the higher levels.
My brother never had me to dinner in his life.
I always try to improve, to find new ways of expressing myself, to keep looking for truth and originality.
I've always wanted to get an education, and tonight's as good a time as any.
Sometimes I only succeed in beating myself to death.
I found marriage somewhat stifling. I don't know that I am the kind of man who ought to be married.
Obviously I am not the young man who came to Hollywood in 1946.
They were fun days, and we set the town on fire with every movie we did.
I had the luck of having an obedient body.