36 Total Quotes

James Woods Quotes

I would give you seven to one odds that this is going to be a slash piece, but that's OK. I'm willing to take the heat.
James Woods
#Odds

When I was in high school, we were all laboring under the illusion, or maybe it was a reality, that everyone in our school was a virgin.
James Woods
#American Actor #Illusion

Celebrity - I don't even know what that means. Obviously it's the same basic word as celebration, but I don't know what's being celebrated.
James Woods
#American Actor #Celebrity

Golf takes me out of the crap of a sick world. Golfers are genuinely courteous in a discourteous world. Show me a guest on The Jerry Springer Show who's a golfer.
James Woods
#Golf

Look, just go sit at the card table with the rest of the kids and let the adults run the country.
James Woods
#American Actor #Kids

Hold on a second, I got a hand here... you don't mind if I play while we talk? It's part of the charm of this entire event.
James Woods
#Mind

The lifeblood of my career has been independent film.
James Woods
#American Actor

I'm absolutely gonna win it, because I'm ruthless. I sit at the poker table and my job is to destroy people.
James Woods
#American Actor #Poker

No matter what it is, if you get 10 people in the business talking about something, you get 10 different opinions, but you know, they're amazingly well informed.
James Woods
#American Actor #Business

I'm a pretty quiet guy, but if people want to think of me as a lady killer, I guess that's good.
James Woods
#American Actor #People

Do you think I want to be the one lone voice against the Hollywood liberal establishment? It's not going to do me any good.
James Woods
#American Actor #Hollywood

I'm famous for being nicer to my fans than anyone on the face of the Earth because I figure a) They pay my salary, and b) It's probably like a big moment in your life to meet somebody so I would say, just come on up.
James Woods
#American Actor #Earth

So you can say whatever you want and quote me however you want about politics and make the next payday, and that's fine because I'm making that deal with you, but just mention the movie along the way, OK?
James Woods
#American Actor #Politics

Whatever it took to get elected president of the United States, I don't think being a complete and utter moron is one of those predicates.
James Woods
#American Actor #United States

Sometimes the way you respond to horrific, evil deeds is the measure of one's self as a man, as a nation, as people, as a community.
James Woods
#American Actor #Evil

All the racial jokes and so on are so over-the-top that's the only way they can work. If they weren't, then you'd really have a problem, ... Because they're so ridiculous and over-the-top and because the character's so ridiculous, then actually it gets that kind of gasping, screaming laughter from everybody, which is good -- or we haven't had any problems, nobody's felt hurt, thank God.
James Woods
#Jokes

It seems a well-run festival. The people are great, and San Diego is a very welcoming town. I'm having a great time.
James Woods
#People

I've been in the business 26 years, and I've never seen it get this bad.
James Woods
#Business

You could see all this fire and smoke and electricity flying everywhere. You could see arcs of electricity. It was just crazy.
James Woods
#Electricity