13 Total Quotes

Jack Klugman Quotes

I saw John Garfield smoke. He was my idol, so I smoked. I even smoked like him.
Jack Klugman
#American Actor

I was reluctant to take the TV role, ... How does a TV series follow a classic Broadway comedy?
Jack Klugman
#Comedy

Poverty can teach lessons that privilege cannot.
Jack Klugman
#American Actor #Poverty

There are so many stories about injustices that I would like to do, especially about the harmfulness of smoking tobacco.
Jack Klugman
#Smoking

It wasn't that kind of relationship.
Jack Klugman
#Kind

I'm being asked why, at my age, I'm going on this tough road tour to promote a book,
Jack Klugman
#Age And Aging

He told me the show always made his father laugh, particularly at a time when laughter was necessary in his life. Meetings like that keep you on the road for a long time,
Jack Klugman
#Laughter

I was at the pinnacle of my career one day and the next day I was put out to pasture. I felt like a race horse with a broken leg.
Jack Klugman
#American Actor

For 50 years, acting was the reason I got up in the morning,
Jack Klugman
#Acting And Actors

Suddenly it was gone. I'd lost more than my voice and my career. I'd lost my best friend.
Jack Klugman
#Best Friends

It worked. It really worked, ... It was a successful night. But more importantly, it was Tony's way of building my confidence.
Jack Klugman
#Night

For 50 years, acting was the reason I got up in the morning.
Jack Klugman
#American Actor