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Ed Harris Quotes Page 2

In the past 10 years, I've looked at life as this Pollock stuff. And now I'm almost in the post Pollock phase.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

It's hard to see a film that's been made from a book that you really loved because it's such a different experience.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

It's not like I want to start a career as a director, I just had a particular feeling and I didn't want to hand the vision over.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

One of the first things I learned about acting was, the only person you compete against is yourself.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

Seeing what happens when you rip yourself open is what your job is all about.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

There's always a reaction based on fear. People assume if you're criticizing a decision to go to war, then you're saying something against the soldiers-which is not the case.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

When Bush first got elected, the very first time there was talk of going to war with Iraq, the mainstream media gave his position total credibility. I didn't get it then, and I don't get it now.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

When I decided to direct, never having done that before, is something I'm very proud of.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

You can't betray yourself too often, or you become somebody else.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

You get three hours' sleep and then you start all over again. Relentless. Pre-production was almost harder than filming. I was all over the city every day. It was really exhausting.
Ed Harris
#American Actor

You look at a guy like Lance Armstrong, and you have to be inspired. I sat next to Kirk Douglas the other day, and he's inspiring for fighting through his stroke.
Ed Harris
#American Actor