52 Total Quotes

Alan Alda Quotes

Alan Alda
You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Comfort

Alan Alda
Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Life #Editor's Pick #Quote of the Day

Alan Alda
You can't get there by bus, only by hard work and risk and by not quite knowing what you're doing. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover will be yourself.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Hard Work

Alan Alda
Laugh at yourself, but don't ever aim your doubt at yourself. Be bold. When you embark for strange places, don't leave any of yourself safely on shore. Have the nerve to go into unexplored territory.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Doubt

Alan Alda
Begin challenging your own assumptions. Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.
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#American Actor

Alan Alda
When people are laughing, they're generally not killing one another.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Killing

Alan Alda
It's too bad I'm not as wonderful a person as people say I am, because the world could use a few people like that.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #People

Alan Alda
ORIGINALITY is unexplored territory. You get there by carrying a canoe -- you can't take a taxi.
Alan Alda
#Originality

Alan Alda
It isn't necessary to be rich and famous to be happy. It's only necessary to be rich.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Happiness

Alan Alda
I wouldn't live in California. All that sun makes you sterile.
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#American Actor

Alan Alda
If I can't get the girl, at least give me more money
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#Choice

Alan Alda
Be as smart as you can, but remember that it is always better to be wise than to be smart.
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#American Actor

Alan Alda
Here's my Golden Rule for a tarnished age: Be fair with others, but keep after them until they're fair with you.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Age And Aging

Alan Alda
No man or woman of the humblest sort can really be strong, gentle and good, without the world being better for it, without somebody being helped and comforted by the very existence of that goodness.
Alan Alda
#American Actor

Alan Alda
Be fair with others, but then keep after them until they're fair with you.
Alan Alda
#American Actor

Alan Alda
When the greatest hero in the history of my party, Abraham Lincoln, debated, he didn't need any rules, ... We could junk the rules.
Alan Alda
#History

Alan Alda
When they called me up and asked me if I wanted to work with them, they just told me a little bit about the character and the story. They hadn't finished writing it yet. He's a very three-dimensional character, which is really what I've always looked forward to playing in any story I was in.
Alan Alda
#Work

Alan Alda
I think the audience was aware that even when it was farcical, there was the sense that at some level this was about real experience.
Alan Alda
#American Actor #Audience

Alan Alda
You wouldn't want to be called a sell-out by selling a product. Selling out was frowned on, whereas now you can major in it at business school.
Alan Alda
#American Actor