Family makes me feel there's a reason I'm alive... I'm feeling my life, which I didn't always do partly because I'd be drunk a lot.
It's human to want to get your hands in it.
tearing oneself apart for the amusement of the audience.
These are the rare directors who come along, and you're lucky if you stumble across one as an actor.
It's a tough story, but I think it has a lot more than grimness to offer...it's what we are experiencing in our lifetime.
There are some cigarette burns in some funny places.
You tolerate me, you really tolerate me. [Accepting his Independent Spirit Award]
When everything gets answered, it's fake.
I love acting, truly my favorite people are actors.
Love is a mess, at best, and I figure it can be very real in spite of all the things people try to attach to it.
I think life's an irrational obsession.
So if we have anything original to offer, it's to speak from our own life about the society we're in.
Somewhere along the line, the actions of this government are the actions of me.
Marriage ain't easy, but it's great most of the time.
Yeah, I had a tremendous time shooting in Nebraska. I like that state a lot, all over it.