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I've signed on for four movies, and I'll do four.
by Robbie Coltrane

I've signed on for four movies, and I'll do four.
That's easy.
No complications there.
- Robbie Coltrane

Believe me, my children have more stamina than a power station.
- Robbie Coltrane

See, what you're meant to do when you have a mid-life
crisis is buy a fast car,
aren't you? Well, I've always had fast cars.
It's not that.
It's the fear that you're past your best.
It's the fear that the stuff you've done in the past is your best work.
- Robbie Coltrane

And I think he's been very keen to do that.
- Robbie Coltrane

 

Why is it trivia? People call it trivia because they
know nothing and they are embarrassed about it.
- Robbie Coltrane

I've got two young kids.
I don't know what the future holds.
- Robbie Coltrane

I mean, I'm obviously not one of those people who's
so beautiful women take their clothes off when I walk into the room.
I didn't become a star overnight.
- Robbie Coltrane

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I think the shocking thing to discover is the owls
are not stupid and very feral,
very hard to train.
- Robbie Coltrane

I love films where the world seems to be going a bit
faster and everything's a bit brighter and more in focus.
- Robbie Coltrane

The backgrounds in Lord of the Rings are all explained.
- Robbie Coltrane

When you are new to the business, you think if you
give a really bad performance,
that's one they will print.
You will be judged.
You just have to be brave.
- Robbie Coltrane

Crows are incredibly smart.
They can be taught five things on the drop.
- Robbie Coltrane

I just get the same stuff as I did before,
but the price tag is much higher.
- Robbie Coltrane

What you do is get the right director and the right
screenwriter and the right cast.
It's a fantastic job.
- Robbie Coltrane

Is it just me, or is the world full of beautiful women?
- Robbie Coltrane

I knew it was going to be enormous because of the number
of people who bought the books,
but, to be honest, I never thought it would be bigger than Bond.
Never in a million years.
- Robbie Coltrane

I sometimes worry that all the beautiful things have been made.
- Robbie Coltrane

I had a very bad time with acid.
I did that classic thing of looking in the mirror by
mistake and seeing the devil.
But I took it several times, because you always think
that next time you might have the wonderful time that everyone else is having.
- Robbie Coltrane

It's hell with that big beard and stuff.
That's the one bit I don't like.
Either you take out at lunch or you don't eat.
So I opted not to eat, 'cause having to put it on twice is horrific.
- Robbie Coltrane

It was quite instant that he wanted Harry's approval.
Did you notice that? And the children sort of rescued him this time.
It's a great turnabout.
That's what happens as your children get older.
They do things for you, and it's quite shocking when they do.
- Robbie Coltrane

Ninety percent of people's nightmares is standing in front of 1,000 people.
Did you know that? And having to speak.
You would have thought it would have been a madman
tying you up and taking your eyes out.
- Robbie Coltrane

I've already felt that I want to direct.
Being an executive producer is like the best job in
the world because you make all these executive decisions
and then you leave the money to other people.
You don't have to be on set and counting beans.
- Robbie Coltrane

That's the trouble with anything which essentially
has a lot of bits that are physically impossible:
You're left,
stuck, in the studio.
And that's a shame.
You're making a movie.
You don't want it to stay put, you want it to be a movie -
to move.
- Robbie Coltrane

My dad? He died when I was 19, which is a bad time for your dad to die,
because there's an awful lot of things you have to
resolve with your parents past your teens if you've
been a difficult teenager.
- Robbie Coltrane

The person who comes up to you and makes the most noise
and is the most intrusive is invariably the person
in the room who has no respect for you at all,
and it's really all about them.
- Robbie Coltrane

Charles Laughton signed me to my first movie contract at 17.
He later asked my parents if he could adopt me.
- Maureen O'Hara

As a physicist, I can state that none of the 18 physicists
who signed the Statement works in this field;
nor to my knowledge has ever published a paper on this subject.
- David Douglass

And since Italy was involved in the space station as
well as signed an agreement with NASA.
And when the possibility to enter the 1996 Mission Specialist class.
- Umberto Guidoni

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer.
If you're signed up for a season, see it through.
You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
- Jim Rohn

The agreement to place the binational planning group
at our new Northern Command was also signed in December.
- Paul Cellucci

Well, Eminem, you know, I know him longer.
Ive been signed to his label since 2001 and he's a good friend.
- Obie Trice

Many a revolution started with the actions of a few.
Only 56 men signed the Declaration of Independence.
A few hanging together can lead a nation to change.
- Wynton Marsalis

We signed up for Showtime, which I think put us on
a Homeland Security list somewhere.
- Kate Clinton

I don't think that Dreamworks would have signed me
expecting to really mess around with whatever it is I do.
- Elliott Smith

My only regret is that I signed away the world rights
and in America they've been far and away my most successful books,
but I never saw a cent from any of it.
- Jonathan Coe

And I thought my loss my loss was not,
certainly, the end of the world, but to lessen the
enthusiasm of those young people who were signed up,
I thought that was tragic.
- Birch Bayh

I hadn't focused on mechanics since I signed professionally.
- Barry Zito

I signed to Def Jam and within two months,
I heard that Ja Rule was looking for someone to do a song with.
- Christina Milian

That is because the conflict with al Qaeda is not governed
by the Geneva Conventions,
which applies only to international conflicts between
states that have signed them.
- John Yoo

Everything that I write will be signed with my name.
- Elinor Glyn

We believe that peace is not just signed papers,
but rather a contract between generations for the building
of a more promising and less threatening future.
- King Hussein I

I was under the impression I had signed a three-year contract.
I want to be back.
I expect to be back.
I will be back.
- Greg Maddux

I mean I wasn't a founder in the sense that I contributed
anything scientifically but in the sense that I signed
the corporation papers and,
and owned founder's stock.
- Arthur Rock

When my mother signed at MGM, that was the only kind
of contract you could sign.
There was no such thing as an independent agent.
- Lorna Luft

Over a three year period, I gave away half of what I had.
To be honest, my hands shook as I signed it away.
I knew I was taking myself out of the race to be the
richest man in the world.
- Ted Turner

My husband and I didn't sign a pre-nuptial agreement.
We signed a mutual suicide pact.
- Roseanne Barr

I'm really looking forward to playing in Copenhagen again.
Last time I stayed as long as I could,
took pictures, signed autographs, and hung out until
they through me out of the place!
- George Duke

The Pact of Munich is signed.
Czechoslovakia as a power is out.
- Alfred Jodl

I got to meet Mark Hamill.
He signed some Star Wars posters for us.
I saw the fight scenes he had.
He was really into making fun of himself and Star Wars.
- Shannon Elizabeth

I was planning to go into architecture.
But when I arrived, architecture was filled up.
Acting was right next to it, so I signed up for acting instead.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

I've had many a player tell me all through high school
and right up until signing day that they were coming to Alabama,
then they signed with somebody else.
- Bear Bryant

Once you're signed to a label you compromise.
- Talib Kweli

My theology, briefly, is that the universe was dictated but not signed.
- Christopher Morley

In 1862, Abraham Lincoln signed the Homestead Act,
a bill opening one half million square miles of territory
in the western United States for settlement.
- Peter Agre

Until the contract is signed, nothing is real.
- Glenn Danzig

More labels should be like that.
Instead of putting these records out myself,
I should have just signed with them,
but they probably don't like my music (laughs).
- Matthew Sweet

I wasn't sure what I was getting into when I signed
on to work with a wrestler.
- Kelly Hu

I still have my original social security card signed when I was 13.
- Vernon L. Smith

I think I have already signed some scrap of paper for every man,
woman, and child in the United States.
What do they do with all those scraps of paper with my signature on it?
- Vida Blue

I've always had a love for poetry,
and when I got signed to a record label I thought,
"How odd that I'm doing a record before a book of poetry."
- Jewel

I was signed to MGM.
I was in Vegas for sixteen weeks at the Sands Hotel.
- Solomon Burke

Make no mistake about it: once a band has signed a letter of intent,
they will either eventually sign a contract that suits
the label or they will be destroyed.
- Steve Albini

My high school coach was Ray O'Conner.
He has coached a lot of players that have signed professional contracts,
and many of those have gone on to play in the major leagues.
- Robin Yount

I am going into the adult market because they don't
care what label you are signed to or who you know.
- Luther Campbell

I am pleased that the President has signed an Executive
Order this week requiring federal agencies to disclose
information about prices and quality of healthcare services.
- Timothy Murphy

I signed Koufax for fourteen grand and a hot dog.
- Al Campanis

I know for a fact that if there's a role which I am suited for,
I'll be signed on.
I'll never go begging.
- Aishwarya Rai

I just signed to do my next book with Ecco Press,
a new primer or encyclopedia.
This will be my take on what classic Italian cooking is.
- Mario Batali

Elvis walked over and signed a few autographs over the fence.
They were screaming.
I had never seen this.
- Minnie Pearl

I've signed a few sneakers in my day.
- Ja Rule

My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you I just
signed legislation which outlaws Russia forever.
The bombing begins in five minutes.
- Ronald Reagan


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