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There's such good writing now on television and I don't
by Scott Speedman

There's such good writing now on television and I don't
see a lot of great writing on films sadly.
- Scott Speedman

And sex is definitely part of college life.
- Scott Speedman

I don't see the point in signing on to do something and then leaving.
- Scott Speedman

I just would like to spend more time in New York City.
- Scott Speedman

 

And when I have lived elsewhere, every two weeks I have to fly back to LA.
Even New York directors go there to audition.
So I have to be there to a degree.
- Scott Speedman

I think Canada, our industry is still somewhat based in America's industry.
- Scott Speedman

Duets is about six people, so it's like three different movies -
three different duets.
I was on the set 18 days, spread out over three and a half or four weeks.
- Scott Speedman

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And once you cease to be a real person,
you stop being a good actor.
- Scott Speedman

I'd rather not make films than make bad ones.
- Scott Speedman

Well, when I did Underworld 2, I was in Vancouver for
five months and I was reminiscent to be back up there.
- Scott Speedman

I bought a house in LA, hanging out there and spending
a lot of time in Toronto,
but not much.
- Scott Speedman

You've got to just go do what you do -
you can't really worry about who was attached to the movie before.
- Scott Speedman

Probably the most difficult things were my favorite parts.
The make-up and the big fight sequence at the end of
the movie were very difficult but really fun and challenging.
- Scott Speedman

It's an interesting time that way.
It's hard to meet good girls down here.
It seems like they're all after something and interested in their own lives.
- Scott Speedman

I can walk down the street all day and people look at me,
but they don't talk to me or stop me.
- Scott Speedman

I remember listening to Cube's music when I was like 14 years old,
my friends listening to it up in Toronto.
- Scott Speedman

I can't swim at the level I used to.
I had to retire because of an injury to my shoulder.
- Scott Speedman

If you don't live a normal life, how do you relate to people?
- Scott Speedman

I mean, I love California, but LA to me is still a strange place.
- Scott Speedman

I don't think I would be getting any of these movies without that show,
and that's a strong show, a great fan base and it's helped me out a lot.
It took me out of Canada and brought me down to the
states and gave me my career basically.
- Scott Speedman

I didn't really know what I wanted to do,
and then I got this call from a casting director in Los Angeles.
She remembered me from something years before,
and she called my mom wanting me to audition for this thing.
- Scott Speedman

I'd like to do the young cadet thing again for sure,
but that's why I wanted to do this, to see if I could do it.
I took the scenes out of the script and put them together
and read them as one little arc,
story and that seemed to work.
- Scott Speedman

There's nothing worse - I don't like listening to actors talk about the process,
especially when - I mean, for me I've played a lot of guys,
dudes, boys in a sense and this was a challenge for
me just to play that official character.
- Scott Speedman

Success depends upon previous preparation,
and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
- Confucius

Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste
that they hurry past it.
- Soren Kierkegaard

A person acting from a motivation
of contribution and service
rises to such a level of moral authority
that worldly success is a natural result.
- Marianne Williamson

Conventional people are roused to fury
by departure from convention,
largely because they regard such departure
as a criticism of themselves.
- Bertrand Russell

"Pride" is such a double-edged sword -
Self-Worth on one edge and Ego on the other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The truth is a snare:
you cannot have it, without being caught.
You cannot have the truth
in such a way that you catch it,
but only in such a way that it catches you.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed
to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
- Will Rogers

Man must evolve for all human conflict,
a method which rejects
revenge, aggression and retaliation.
The foundation of such a method is love.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world
that we must love our enemies - or else?
The chain reaction of evil -
hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -
must be broken, or else we shall be plunged
into the dark abyss of annihilation.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty,
the contemplation of mystery,
or the search of truth or perfection
is a poverty-stricken day; and a succession
of such days is fatal to human life.
- Lewis Mumford

Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity
opinions which differ from
the prejudices of their social environment.
Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.
- Albert Einstein

The Science of Mind is intensely practical
because it teaches us how to use
the Mind Principle for definite purposes,
such as helping those who are sick, impoverished, or unhappy.
- Ernest Holmes

Never in any case say I have lost such a thing, but I have returned it.
Is your child dead? It is a return. Is your wife dead? It is a return.
Are you deprived of your estate? Is not this also a return?
- Epictetus

A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him,
that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men,
and when he devotes himself helpfully
to all life that is in need of help.
- Albert Schweitzer

Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men
is primarily based on mutual trust
and only secondarily on institutions
such as courts of justice and police.
- Albert Einstein

The movie character Forrest Gump describing life
as being "like a box of chocolates,"
is such a positive upbeat way of
characterizing the uncertainty of life.
I have no idea what life will give me next,
but whatever it is, it will be sweet.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed,
and in such desperate enterprises?
If a man does not keep pace with his companions,
perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
- Henry David Thoreau

Men ought either to be indulged or utterly destroyed,
for if you merely offend them, they take vengeance,
but if you injure them greatly, they are unable to retaliate,
so that the injury done to a man
ought to be such that vengeance cannot be feared.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

The man who is awakened, lives in such a way
that he leaves no footprints.
- Osho quoting The Buddha

Most unhappiness comes from resisting life.
Occasionally, you have such a strong commitment
to changing the world order that it is worth
struggling against the flow of life.
But don't live your life as if each minor happening
were a matter of life and death.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Living in fear of anything is a terrible waste
of what could be a great life.
If you live in fear of losing your job,
either you fear the embarrassment of being jobless,
or you fear the loss of material goods -
house, car, and such.
If you live in fear of losing your stuff and money,
it is clear that they own you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sometimes, indeed, there is such a discrepancy
between the genius and his human qualities
that one has to ask oneself whether
a little less talent might not have been better.
- Carl Jung

Parting is such sweet sorrow.
- William Shakespeare

There is no such thing as a lovers' oath.
- Plato

Bold Light of Spirit:
Out of the darkness and into the light,
Open our eyes and behold such a sight.
Brilliance of day takes the place of the night,
Boldness and courage are swords of His Might.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The key to happiness is inner peace.
The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions
such as anger, attachment, fear and suspicion,
while love and compassion and a sense of universal responsibility
are the sources of peace and happiness.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

There is no such thing as public opinion.
There is only published opinion.
- Winston Churchill

No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that
great success and huge money buy you immunity from
the common ills of mankind,
such as cars that won't start.
- Larry McMurtry

Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing.
It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage,
but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
- Confucius

Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability
to investigate systematically and truly all that comes
under thy observation in life.
- Marcus Aurelius

Change is such hard work.
- Billy Crystal

Politics is such a torment that I advise everyone
I love not to mix with it.
- Thomas Jefferson

The price of every thing rises and falls from time
to time and place to place;
and with every such change the purchasing power of
money changes so far as that thing goes.
- Alfred Marshall

Beware of endeavoring to become a great man in a hurry.
One such attempt in ten thousand may succeed.
These are fearful odds.
- Benjamin Disraeli

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts -
such is the duty of the artist.
- Robert Schumann

A diplomat is a person who can tell you to go to hell
in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip.
- Caskie Stinnett

If there is such a thing as a good marriage,
it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.
- Michel de Montaigne

Think where mans glory most begins and ends,
and say my glory was I had such friends.
- William Butler Yeats

To an engineer, good enough means perfect.
With an artist, there's no such thing as perfect.
- Alexander Calder

A loving relationship is one in which
the loved one is free to be himself -
to laugh with me, but never at me;
to cry with me, but never because of me;
to love life, to love himself,
to love being loved.
Such a relationship is based upon freedom
and can never grow in a jealous heart.
- Leo F. Buscaglia

What is the use of physicians like myself trying to
help parents to bring up children healthy and happy,
to have them killed in such numbers for a cause that is ignoble?
- Benjamin Spock

It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died.
Rather we should thank God that such men lived.
- George S. Patton

We often attribute 'understanding' and other cognitive
predicates by metaphor and analogy to cars,
adding machines, and other artifacts,
but nothing is proved by such attributions.
- John Searle

Animals are such agreeable friends -
they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
- George Eliot

There is no such thing as fun for the whole family.
- Jerry Seinfeld

There's no such thing as old age, there is only sorrow.
- Fay Weldon

The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such.
All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.
- Andre Maurois


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