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It's the thing that you do well that brings you to prominence. The very thing that brings you to success can also be like a curse, because then people think that's all you can do.

Jim Carrey is a consummate actor and professional. He comes on set, knows his lines and knows his moves.

Lawrence of Arabia is the ultimate movie, deeply cinematic.

Mike Nichols asked if I would do The Birdcage. Mike and I are dear friends but he had never offered me a feature role in a movie. My television career opened other doors for me.

Really, can anyone drink several martinis at lunch?

Ron Howard is as good a person as you could want to work with on film. He never lost his cool. He's the most easygoing, lovely man, but he's got this enormous intelligence and a wonderful humanity.

The older I get the more I try not to waste my time on negative energy.

The sibilant s is the most difficult sound to correct.

Usually, it gets worse and worse as they downsize your character; mine just kept getting better.

Why would I lose sleep when I really need valuable sleep just to recuperate and come back and do my job?

You are always damned by things that you do well as an actor.

You can only do the work to the very best of your ability.

You have to hold your bloody own or you're lost.

You make a choice whether or not to turn that TV on. We didn't even have a television in the house.

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