Financially, I've lost money and made money, but I know my way around financially.
We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can. We're in a race against time, until we run out of money.
I learned a long time ago in Hollywood that the only person I should vote for is myself.
I sort of understood that when I first started: that you shouldn't repeat a success. Very often you're going to, and maybe the first time you do, it works. And you love it. But then you're trapped.
I'm Irish. I think about death all the time.
Age is the first limitation on roles that I've ever had to encounter, and I hit that awhile ago.
I don't have any fear of intimacy, but rather thrive on it, which is rare in a public person.
I think that's what distinguishes Schmidt, really. In the movies now, so much of what is appealing to an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction, and Schmidt is simply human. There's no melodrama; there's no device, It's just about a human being.
Well, a girlfriend once told me never to fight with anybody you don't love.
Frankly, I got into the movies because I like the movies a lot.
When I am cast in a movie where I feel that the woman's part is more interesting, I usually start thinking about Spencer Tracy and Fred Astaire. They seem to be the most clear actors when working with women.
I used to think that one of the great signs of security was the ability to just walk away.
My whole career strategy has been to build a base so that I could take the roles I want to play. I'd hate to think that a shorter part might not be available because I was worried about my billing.
I've been too many places. I'm like the bad penny.
In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist. Looking back, I realize I was only half right.