31 Total Quotes

Woody Harrelson Quotes

The war against terrorism is terrorism.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor #Terrorism

A grownup is a child with layers on.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor #Famous

Violence was almost an aphrodisiac for me.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor #Violence

In sixth grade, some kid was being inappropriate with a girl. I said he better stop. Next thing we're fighting. Then we're at the principal's office. I got just as much punishment as he did, even though I felt I did the right thing.
Woody Harrelson
#Fighting

I'm probably pretty much cut all the way out of that, but I don't mind. I don't mind, I just did a little part.
Woody Harrelson
#Mind

Me, I'll cut up and horse around right up until they say 'Action! But I loved seeing the preparation, the time she took. Before the cameras roll, in between setups, she is so present in the depth, in the feeling of what's going on with her character. And then, of course, you see the movie, and it's an amazing performance.
Woody Harrelson
#Action

One of the big things at the press conference was that people didn't want the accents to end up like 'Fargo,' which they felt were an exaggeration, ... We were all real conscientious of trying to get it right and the person in charge of getting the dialect right was amazing. We tried to be subtle.
Woody Harrelson
#People

The guy went to hit the big time. He did well in hockey in high school and college and went to New York to join a great law firm and was going to be a partner and was married to a rich, beautiful girl, ... He was following his dream and along the way, he realized how hollow it was. He realized how really unhappy he was. That was in my mind more than anything, not how a lawyer acts.
Woody Harrelson
#College

I have come to blows protecting women,
Woody Harrelson
#Women

We've killed a million Iraqis since the start of the Gulf war - mostly by blocking humanitarian aid.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor #War

And Garrison Keillor I think is a fascinating guy and really entertaining.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Bur I think all the environmental groups have to focus on at least one main issue together. That's the move we need to do right now.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Even though there's an entertainment value to the film, I think it's very important because you can't really separate the impact of that political message from it. It's rare that you get films like that I think; that really have an important message and are also entertaining.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

I had a hard time with that hockey. I hadn't grown up skating, so that was my biggest challenge. We worked on it and worked on it. But then when we first shot it, it was so hard for me.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

I never was disillusioned with acting because I love acting.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

I related to his disillusionment. Thinking that he was going for this big dream. Then he kind of saw through it all at one point and went back home. Then he started a bender, which I can relate to of course.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

I think my best skill in this whole deal is as a conduit to try to bring people together, because I think it's in our unity that we'll have the greatest strength.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

In the courtroom, it's where a lawyer really becomes an actor. There's a very fine line between delivering a monologue in a play and delivering a monologue to a jury. I've always felt that way - I've been in a lot of courtrooms. The best lawyers are really theatrical.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Individual action is the most important thing. Individual action in concert, maybe with a lot of other people. It is an exponential growth.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Now, coming back and doing these films, I really am just trying to be careful about the quality of the project. Really cautious.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Right now there should be a moratorium on the cutting down of old growth in this country. That is a small thing to ask at this point. There is only four percent of old growth left. Ninety-six percent of it has been cut down.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Salma is just one of the great goddesses ever put on this Earth.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

So I just took some time off. I was maybe going to do two or three years and it turned into five years. But certainly, I'd say it was the best thing I ever did. And now I come back to this whole thing really energized about it.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Some people make a great film and then they can't follow up.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

There's just something extraordinary about that Selma Hayek.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor

Well for six years during Cheers I couldn't get another job.
Woody Harrelson
#American Actor