” You only grow when you are alone. “


” So you wound up with Apollo. If he’s sometimes hard to swallow. Use this. “


” Every time I get a script it’s a matter of trying to know what I could do with it. I see colors, imagery. It has to have a smell. It’s like falling in love. You can’t give a reason why. “


” If you’re playing a poker game and you look around the table and and can’t tell who the sucker is, it’s you. “


” You can’t be as old as I am without waking up with a surprised look on your face every morning: ‘Holy Christ, whaddya know – I’m still around!’ It’s absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career. “


” Show me a good loser and I will show you a loser. “


” If you don’t have enemies, you don’t have character. “


” To be an actor you have to be a child. “


” Newman’s first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you’re upside down. “


” There are places you go, and they say, ‘Take off your dark glasses so we can see your beautiful blue eyes.’ And you just want to… you just want to… I dunno, um… thump them. “


” The Sixties – I had to have my foot in everything then. I’m doing the same thing now but through an intermediary. You know. The food company. Maybe that’s the way to go about it. You go right straight into the inferno, and when you get older, you pull back. “


” It’s kind of like those little electric bumper cars where you drive around and see if you can hit the other guy. That’s exactly what the country is like now. You no longer have the sense of community. Of loyalty. It’s lost its sense of group. It has nothing to do with leadership. “


” The nice thing about animation, you don’t even really have to account for yourself. All of the physical stuff that you work on as an actor, you just throw away. “


” I’m not able to work anymore as an actor and still at the level I would want to… you start to lose your memory. You start to lose your confidence. You start to lose your invention. So, that’s pretty much a closed book for me. “



All 14 Paul Newman Quotes about You in picture


You only grow when you are alone.
So you wound up with Apollo. If he


Every time I get a script it
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Show me a good loser and I will show you a loser.
If you don
To be an actor you have to be a child.
Newman
There are places you go, and they say,
The Sixties - I had to have my foot in everything then. I
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The nice thing about animation, you don
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