21 Total Quotes

Jack Lemon Quotes

It's hard enough to write a good drama, it's much harder to write a good comedy, and it's hardest of all to write a drama with comedy. Which is what life is.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor #Comedy

Stay humble. Always answer your phone - no matter who else is in the car.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor

I won't quit until I get run over by a truck, a producer or a critic.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor #Critics And Criticism

Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor #Failure

If you think it's hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor #Golf

I would rather play Hamlet with no rehearsal than TV golf.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor #Golf

I'd rather make the cut in the Crosby than win another Oscar.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor

When I'm reading material, if I'm a little bit afraid of a part and I'm willing to admit that to myself, then I'll do it, definitely. If I'm worried about being able to do it, to get it - I absolutely just love it.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor

I have lost someone I loved as a brother, as a closest friend, and a remarkable human being. We have also lost one of the best damn actors we'll ever see.
Jack Lemon
#American Actor

Everything that is truly worthwhile - I think passion is involved in your approach to it. No matter what it is.
Jack Lemon
#Passion