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Brent Spiner Quotes

If I'm not mistaken, I think Data was the comic relief on the show.
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#American Actor

My character has a distrust of government as Big Brother, ... He doesn't see why this should be kept secret from the public.
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#Character

If you look around at the people in show business today they are basically the people who didn't give up.
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#American Actor #Business

I think it's the business part of the word show business that causes me the most concern.
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#American Actor #Business

Yes, Data is hairless but I am not. And we are both anatomically correct.
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#American Actor

We're going to discover as time goes on that there is some adversity ... They are not in love with each other. These three guys were essentially shanghaied and made to do this job, whether they want to or not. And they're geniuses, so they have egos. I play a doctor, and I never met a doctor without an ego.
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#Adversity

But, I think Star Trek is a very honorable show and there is allot of television that one could be doing and feel embarrassed about and certainly not proud of, which I feel very proud to be part of Star Trek.
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#Television

I would assume that, at some point in the future, Paramount Pictures would consider doing a Next generation movie.
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#Future

And, you know, when you are a kid, everybody wants to be an actor. I think that everybody wants to be in show business, frankly.
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#American Actor

I think he is an extremely accessible character. In Data there is no potential for cruelty.
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#American Actor

No, actually I'm trying to stay away from the big screen.
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#Trying

Truly, the best part of my job are the people.
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#People

I think the potential for man is so enormous, if we can stay alive long enough, we're going to be seeing a lot of what Star Trek is projecting.
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#American Actor

I do prefer comedy.
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#Comedy

There is also an innocence to Data.
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#Innocence

My own personal favorite Cher song is the unforgettable Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves.
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#American Actor

Hollywood has more than its share of harsh and crewel stories. In fact, it's probably more the norm than the exception.
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#Hollywood

And I think it's likely that there will be Data's out there one day. I hope so, if there are, that they all look exactly like me!
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#American Actor

People think that being on Star Trek is career suicide, but it's really just the opposite.
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#American Actor

Having spent so much time in a fictional world, I prefer to read about the real world.
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#American Actor

I don't read fiction at all.
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#American Actor

Everyone I've ever known in my life, or seen, or met, or loved, or hated, is at risk of being destroyed. That's a pretty big chunk of fear, and I think that's what we are all dealing with, if we don't save the day.
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#Fear #Risk

Sometimes I go off and er.....(laughs with people laughing in the background)...I er.......(laughs)......I may just go off now as a matter of fact.
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#Matter Of Fact

I don't read Science Fiction.
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#American Actor

In my heart, I've never left Brazil.
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#Heart

I'm an avid biography reader.
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#American Actor

Any job you can go to and have a laugh everyday has got to be a good job.
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#Laughter