34 Total Quotes

Henry Winkler Quotes

He was my perfect alter ego. He was in control, and I never was. He was cool, and I was truly a nerd. I just played him out of affection.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Control

When Richie Cunningham drank too many beers, his parents sat him down and explained their concerns. If you live on this earth, you find out that we are all the same. ... Happy Days
Henry Winkler
#Parents

Your mind knows only some things. Your inner voice, your instinct, knows everything. If you listen to what you know instinctively, it will always lead you down the right path.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Instinct

Assumptions are the termites of relationships.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Relationships

Assumptions are the termites of relationships. I wrote that.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Relationships

A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Responsibility

That problem has been going on since men and women and their children moved from the plains and into caves. How many times have you heard Howard Cunningham talking to Marian about shopping? Too many. ... Happy Days
Henry Winkler
#Children

Don't...Didn't you get the sense that you just trust this man?
Henry Winkler
#Man

If you make compelling television, they will come.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor #Television

We've raised money all over the place. We've almost reached our goal.
Henry Winkler
#Money

We have some marvelous archives. We have a very very good nineteenth century collection of books.
Henry Winkler
#Books And Reading

She is spectacular. Her energy is that of a 28-year-old. Her spirit is that of a 28-year-old.
Henry Winkler
#Energy

Adam Sandler is truly brilliant. He plays these goofy characters, but he is a brilliant fellow.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

I do most of my work with kids. They are the very foundation of our future. We are so incredibly disrespectful to them in America in every way because they can't vote.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

I rode it once, which was up the driveway in the opening credits of the show. I didn't know how to stop it. I actually nearly killed the director of photography, and I smashed into the sound truck.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

In school, I was an underachiever.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

No, because I kept signing the contract, and I figured that if I sign the contract, then just be here, be quiet and do the work.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

Producing came about because I never wanted to be in one of those books, Where Are They Now?
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

Producing is the hardest of the three because there is almost no closure. Every time you solve a problem, another one pops up. Directing is second, and acting is the most fun.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

Right now I belong to the wonderful organization called The Children's Action Network. The first thing we did was immunize 200,000 children across the country against childhood diseases.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

That problem has been going on since men and women and their children moved from the plains and into caves. How many times have you heard Howard Cunningham talking to Marian about shopping? Too many.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

To me acting is like a jigsaw puzzle. The jigsaw puzzle is of the sky and all the pieces are blue. Out of this you have to create a human being and put it together.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor

Wes Craven is a wonderful friend, and we had a really good time together.
Henry Winkler
#American Actor