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Nicolas Cage Quotes Page 2

I get stimulated by creative people, and by meeting talented people. I like putting things together, and seeing how they work.
Nicolas Cage
#People

Lord of War
Nicolas Cage
#War

I really want people to know that despite the title, and despite the fact that weaponry plays a major role, this is anything but a typical action movie, ... It's a movie I hope brings some attention to what is a very serious issue for me, and one that a lot of people just aren't aware of.
Nicolas Cage
#People

The idea that kids younger than mine are fighting guerilla wars using guns sold for profit is just mind-boggling to me. And the question is, who are the people supplying those weapons? How do they sleep? What kind of people are they?
Nicolas Cage
#Fighting

[An actor has to let things] bubble up when you're doing a lot of the acting and telling a lot of the story with that narration, ... You have to allow less to do more.
Nicolas Cage
#Acting And Actors

sold guns to every army but the Salvation Army.
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#Army

[Question 2: Does he turn to the sports page first? He doesn't.] The word 'sports' has always given me anxiety, ... I was the guy, when they had the lineup in school, who wasn't picked. So I've got a problem with sports.
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#Anxiety

I don't think we would be. I think it'd be scientists and farmers and such.
Nicolas Cage
#Scientists

And on top of that, my dad is a professor of literature so he's very, very smart. So I was always thinking, 'How I can aspire to be him?' There was this intimidating aura growing up with a university professor.
Nicolas Cage
#Literature

[While the scenes depicting shootouts, romances with beautiful women and close-call escapes from a relentless Interpol agent (Ethan Hawke) will keep audiences on the edge of their seats, Cage hopes the film will make people, and governments, consider the kinds of people making money off their weaponry purchases.] Knowledge is key; it's power, ... You need to know what you're getting involved with.
Nicolas Cage
#Women

I wanted to see how much I could portray, just with voice-over and just the image I present onscreen, ... It's a different kind of acting for me . . . It's like silent-film acting and radio acting, at the same time.
Nicolas Cage
#Present

One of the things I would suggest to anybody who is feeling burnt in the film business, ... They should spend one hour with Martin Scorsese and they'll be rejuvenated, because this man has so much passion and love for the craft of filmmaking that it's impossible not to have it rub off on you. It's exhilarating to be around.
Nicolas Cage
#Business

I wish I had learned more about it in high school, but they didn't put it in the history books, ... I have great respect for the Navajo Code Talkers and their heroic acts.
Nicolas Cage
#Books And Reading

It's for Weston. Weston likes animals. I do, too. I like octopuses. I can't help it.
Nicolas Cage
#Animals

I wanted to see how much I could portray, just with voice-over and just the image I present onscreen. It's a different kind of acting for me . . . It's like silent-film acting and radio acting, at the same time.
Nicolas Cage
#Present

feel like real time unfolding. It's going to smack of reality and feel as real as it can ... The buildings themselves aren't (shown) ... The movie's about what happened amongst this handful of men when the buildings came down.
Nicolas Cage
#Reality

I just liked Tom's demeanor -- I liked his energy,
Nicolas Cage
#Energy

Honeymoon in Las Vegas.
Nicolas Cage
#Las Vegas

I like all Japan. I like sushi. I like Mt. Fuji.
Nicolas Cage
#Japan

The Weather Man
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#Man

Hollywood didn't know if I was an actor or a nut or if I was this crazy character I was playing. I had developed an image of being a little bit unusual, different and wild.
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#American Musician