34 Total Quotes

Stephen Collins Quotes

Boone County is a much tougher game for us because it's a rivalry game. Unfortunately, we've been talking about playing a full 80 minutes all year and we always seen to take five or ten minutes off. When you do that, anything can happen.
Stephen Collins
#Rivalry

Much of this season is about her growing up, because she was 6 when we started. I don't think this season is going to differ much, though, and that's what has kept us going. We're not a high concept show that has found an audience by stunts or weird guest stars.
Stephen Collins
#Growing Up

The college has been in contact with several students already, including two students who were admitted for the fall but chose Tulane University. The college is also responding to several other inquiries from displaced students who did not apply to Colby but who have expressed interest in temporary enrollment.
Stephen Collins
#College

The drug trafficking careers of 16 individuals ended today. This organization has completely been dismantled.
Stephen Collins
#Careers

It was a gift to be able to work on a show that gave so many people pure joy.
Stephen Collins
#Joy

She is really a full-blown, beautiful young woman and a nice person. She's very busy on the big screen now.
Stephen Collins
#Woman

Aaron is not at all what his image might indicate. He's fiercly loyal and a true and total gentleman. He's very shy but has very strong opinions. He's into everything, wardrobe, hair, script, casting.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

Bit parts in Mediocre TV shows won't develop your acting chops.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

But I loved the script to 7th Heaven and couldn't say no. It made me laugh and cry, and I was hooked. I'd love to know who turned it down, because I'm sure at least one other actor did. But I'm glad he did, whoever it was.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

Don't try to start a career in LA, unless money is all you're interested in.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I can't come on like a parent to these kids, if I do, I won't be able to have fun working with them. The good news is they all have parents. The younger ones, their parents by law have to be on set.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I don't think this show would have come to me 10 years ago. It continues to be this wonderful miracle.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I go to St. Matthews in Pacific Palisades, an Episcopal Church.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I have an almost seven year old... I think it's essential to be consistent with kids. And truthful, without scaring them. I could go on for hours on this one.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I might be in an airport, late or angry with a ticket person, and I'm going to sort of check myself, because part of me is seen as Eric Camden. We all need as much help as we can get. It's a role model to me as much as to anybody else.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I spent 26 years in the business without ever knowing what I was doing a month from now.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I took the role because it's rare to read a script that makes me laugh and cry, and it spoke to my own religious feelings, as well as giving me a chance to draw on my experience as a parent. Accepting it was a no-brainer.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I'd be happy to do Star Trek again, if the writing was right.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I'm from the US of A. Born in Des Moines, raised in the New York suburbs.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

I'm working on a new novel, in its 3rd draft, but it's hard to write while doing 7th Heaven.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

In Hawaii, we go to this wonderful place, all families. My wife and I go directly from breakfast to a beach chair where we read all day. My daughter goes from water to pool to running around with friends she meets, some of whom are regulars there.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

Most of the things at home, when people are angry, when I can remember to have a sense of humor about it, it almost always goes better.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

Part of the beauty of the show in a way is that he's not perfect, but you can always count on him to do the right thing in a pinch. That's why he inspires people and inspires me.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

The next day, we all met in Aaron Spelling's office and read the script out loud. It was pretty magical - as if we'd known each other all our lives.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

The process of doing plays will make you an actor.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

The rector of the church I attend is somebody I see almost every Sunday and he gives me wonderful feedback, he was someone I called on very early.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

The script was just the best I'd read in a long time and I love the humor, which I wasn't expecting, and I like the fact that my six year old daughter can see the show without being, you know, protected from it.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

There are many exceptions, but New York is a great place to start a career.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

There starts to be an overlap between you and the character.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor

Well I'm a longtime AOL subscriber and I love the whole thing. I'm an email junkie and I love the internet, though 7th Heaven doesn't give me much free time to surf these days.
Stephen Collins
#American Actor