I know who I am. No one else knows who I am. If I was a giraffe, and someone said I was a snake, I'd think, no, actually I'm a giraffe.
I'm voting for Gore because the other is unthinkable. Which most of us will probably do. I hope all of us. I've always liked Ralph Nader and would like to see a real third party, but the thought of George Bush as president is unthinkable.
Billions of people don't practice a religion at all.
I'm not that tough; I'm not that smart. I need life telling me who I am, showing me my mind constantly. I wouldn't see it in a cave.
There's really one character for every actor. The voyage is to find that one character.
In a way, one gets stability from being able to order the rational mind.
The secret of my success is my hairspray.
When His Holiness won the Nobel Peace Prize, there was a quantum leap. He is not seen as solely a Tibetan anymore; he belongs to the world.
There is nothing real about film. Nothing. Even the light particles that project the film can't be proven to exist. Nothing is there.
The Dalai Lama said that he thinks mother's love is the best symbol for love and compassion, because it is totally disinterested.
What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. We all lean towards love.
If the work is going well and it's something that has value with some meaning to it, it gives back a lot.
When you work as an actor, you've got to feel safe even in what appears to be the simplest things.
My first encounter with Buddhist dharma would be in my early 20s. Like most young men, I was not particularly happy.
I can't say I have control over my emotions; I don't know my mind. I'm lost like everyone else. I'm certainly not a leader.