21 Total Quotes

Michael Douglas Quotes

I'm impressed with the people from Chicago. Hollywood is hype, New York is talk, Chicago is work.
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Everything's so repressive now - it's the No generation. You can't do anything, you can't eat anything, you have to abstain.
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Greed, for lack of a better word, is good! Greed is right! Greed works! Greed clarifies, cuts through, and captures the essence of the evolutionary spirit. Greed, in all of its forms.
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#Greed

For an actor, it's great fun to play one of these hungry white sharks. Audiences love to hate them.
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We did a series of target shooting with live ammunition. Eva is an unbelievable shot. She shot better than 90% of the police officers out there.
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#Ammunition

A lot of actors get concerned about their own image, even going so far as to rewrite a movie to best serve that image. All I want to do is be in good movies.
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There's nothing like a family crisis, especially a divorce, to force a person to re-evaluate his life.
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When you're making pictures out of heartfelt passion, it hurts when someone calls them a calculated business move.
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Actresses have more fear of being disliked. I, on the other hand, revel in it.
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#American Actor #Fear

I've always tried to kind of stretch my wings as an actor and do things that are different.
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There was a lot of tabloid journalism about my supposed sex addiction. Bullshit. It's all bullshit. I mean, come on, I never pretended to be a saint. But give me a break.
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#Sex

She is such a tremendous spokesperson for Britain in general, and Wales in particular, that it hurt to see how she was treated in this whole process.
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#Hurt

It so amazes you how much stage fright you get. I've been in front of cameras all my life, but that first tee, standing over that ball that's not even moving, it's scarier than doing a movie.
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#Life

People seem to let their hair down a little bit and loosen their ties. And there is a lot of give and share that's going on both in front on the panels and behind.
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#People

I don't know about Brad Pitt leaving that beautiful woman to go hold orphans for Angelina. I mean how long is that going to last?
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#American Actor #Woman

Sure, why not?. You close your eyes once in a while, put on a Richard Burton accent maybe - something from the home country, it gives a little variety, the spice of life.
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#Eyes

It's difficult for me to meet women because my crowd is much older. I know that for some of the young women I do meet, a relationship with me can be envisioned as a benefit to their career.
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#American Actor #Women

The one thing that men and women have in common - they both like the company of men.
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