I'd move to Los Angeles if New Zealand and Australia were swallowed up by a tidal wave, if there was a bubonic plague in England and if the continent of Africa disappeared from some Martian attack.
Perhaps it is good to have a beautiful mind, but an even greater gift is to discover a beautiful heart.
God bless America. God save the Queen. God defend New Zealand and thank Christ for Australia.
I like villains because there's something so attractive about a committed person -- they have a plan, an ideology, no matter how twisted. They're motivated.
There has to be a mathematical explanation for how bad that tie is.
There's nothing like sitting back and talking to your cows.
I have respect for beer.
I'm destined to be attracted to those I cannot defeat.
messy, psychologically damaged weirdo
. The important thing to me is that I'm not driven by people's praise and I'm not slowed down by people's criticism. I'm just trying to work at the highest level I can.
I really feel sorry for people who are, who divide their whole life up into 'things that I like' and 'things that I must do.' You're only here for a short time, mate. Learn to like it.
People accuse me of being arrogant all the time. I'm not arrogant, I'm focused.
Some of the things you read you get an immediate reaction to so I've stopped reading things now. I do worry about my family though. Some people do try some nasty things to get at them and try and get a reaction from them.
I don't follow anybody in particular. When people talk about Laurence Olivier or something, I go, Fuck, man, once you've had De Niro with Raging Bull, that's where you begin.
I'm not Machiavellian. I don't play chess with my life, you know. I respond in the moment, which is what makes me a good actor. It makes me, sometimes, a good interview subject but it also makes me a very easy target.