26 Total Quotes

Jake Gyllenhaal Quotes

Jake Gyllenhaal
I doubt that means actors are going to be stampeding to play gay cowboys or even gay roles. But they'll be looking for material as honest and powerful as this film offers.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Cowboys

Jake Gyllenhaal
I'm like, 'What world am I living in?' Aren't movies made to have something to say? Why make a movie if you don't have something to say? What are you doing it for? Are you doing it because you want to make a lot of money?
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor #Living

Jake Gyllenhaal
It's funny to me that people find other people getting coffee really interesting, or walking their dog in the dog park.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor #Coffee

Jake Gyllenhaal
The best thing that I got was rehearsing with my father. It was always about the process of figuring things out, and trying something new, and having another take on something and keeping it alive.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal
As well as that, every man goes through a period of thinking they're attracted to another guy.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Man

Jake Gyllenhaal
I'm going to continue doing what I want to do. And if it means I want to go and make a big movie, if it has something to say, I will want to make it. I don't want to spend my life wasting my time. If it's a big movie, I want to do it. If it's a small movie, I want to do it.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal
We were talking about the kissing in the movie just recently. Clearly, it's pretty challenging material, but Ang said two men herding sheep was far more sexual than two men having sex on screen.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal
If you're going to spend seven months of your life - for me seven months, for Roland Emmerich, 3, 4, 5 years of his life - doing something, I think you have to have something to say.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor #Life

Jake Gyllenhaal
If, for some reason, you could... wanna be with me heart and soul, I'll be waiting for you at 5pm outside Chunky Cheese - The Good Girl
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Heart

Jake Gyllenhaal
I have a friend who is in Iraq right now and is doing a lot of good over there, restoring schools and helping democracy in a way. Do I agree with the administration and their intentions behind this war? I don't know; I don't think so. But I can't do anything but support wholeheartedly, and actually look up to, these soldiers in a way that I never did before I made this movie.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Iraq

Jake Gyllenhaal
Crazy people don't sit around wondering if they're nuts.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor #People

Jake Gyllenhaal
I'm at a period in my life when I'm figuring out my idea of who I am and what I want and how to hold onto love -- all that big stuff. And I'm starting to realize that it can happen at any age. I know people who are in their 50s who are figuring out what they want and who they are, and I think it's great. It's like you're always approaching life as a beginner.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Life

Jake Gyllenhaal
We made out, and they had a baby.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Babies

Jake Gyllenhaal
This means even more to me socially than artistically. It's just a pleasure to be a part of this movie and I can't even believe I've got this for it.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Pleasure

Jake Gyllenhaal
But obviously, it means a hundred million things to other people. It's one big question. So, naturally, people have a lot of answers.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#People

Jake Gyllenhaal
You get to see the actors put through the wringer.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Acting And Actors

Jake Gyllenhaal
When I was in 'Jarhead,' I felt really good about my body, really confident,
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Body

Jake Gyllenhaal
Usually, the action's moving so fast, you don't get the opportunity to see the psychology, really,
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Opportunity

Jake Gyllenhaal
For some reason, ... I just got so angry that I had chipped my tooth ... and just started hitting him and we didn't talk for a month after that.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Reason

Jake Gyllenhaal
There have been times when I've been working with women and they just said, 'Hey, I've faked it before. I can fake it again.'
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Women

Jake Gyllenhaal
I think something more formulaic was expected. But this movie is not just about the experience of a soldier, but also of a human being. We live in a world that is not always full of action.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#Experience

Jake Gyllenhaal
Every man goes through a period of thinking they're attracted to another guy.
Jake Gyllenhaal
#American Actor