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Christian Slater Quotes and Sayings

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I had such a good time working with John Woo and John Travolta,
and it was so professional.
I want to work with people who are real professionals.
- Christian Slater

I was a shy, quiet kid.
I was happiest playing by myself with my toys,
rather than hanging around people.
- Christian Slater

I've calmed down, certainly, from the days of being 18,
but I'm still having a good time.
- Christian Slater

Good judgement comes from experience.
Sometimes, experience comes from bad judgement.
- Christian Slater

 

If I make a move, like raise my eyebrows,
some critic says I'm doing Nicholson.
What am I supposed to do, cut off my eyebrows?
- Christian Slater

I don't think of myself as offbeat and weird.
As a kid, I saw myself as the type of guy who would
run into a burning building to save the baby.
- Christian Slater

I'm trying not to put myself into anything I'm not
100 percent confident about.
- Christian Slater

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Art does imitate life, it has to come from somewhere.
To put boundaries and limitations on it doesn't make a lot of sense to me.
- Christian Slater

I took a lot of time off after Mobsters and although
I did something I had never done before,
which was to direct a play, The Laughter Epidemic,
it felt like a vacation.
- Christian Slater

There was a time when I felt I should do everything that was offered to me,
you know, ride the wave.
- Christian Slater

I want to do films I can relate to emotionally.
- Christian Slater

My mom put me in a Pampers commercial on TV.
- Christian Slater

Hopefully, that people could see a progression in my
performances because that's how it's always felt to me.
- Christian Slater

In truth, making films doesn't feel like hard work
because I always have such a good time doing it.
- Christian Slater

The way I see it, if you're going to make an action movie,
you've got to make one with John Woo.
- Christian Slater

How do I feel about being a star now? Well I still
try to live life and enjoy what I am doing.
- Christian Slater

I have brought a PS2 on set with me before.
But games can be really addicting, and that's dangerous.
So I tend to keep it fairly limited on a certain level.
- Christian Slater

I think games are starting to branch out.
It's not just guys sitting at their computer stations.
Games are so fun, that everybody gets into them a little bit.
- Christian Slater

As you get older you learn some balance and mediation in your life -
that's where I am right now.
I feel pretty comfortable about things.
- Christian Slater

I was always such an incredible fan of John Woo,
I just wanted to do this film with him.
- Christian Slater

I can promote until I am blue in the face,
but ultimately nobody knows what makes a hit.
- Christian Slater

There's something about doing theatre in London -
it sinks a little bit deeper into your soul as an actor.
It's something about the tradition of theatre,
about performing on the West End stage.
- Christian Slater

I'm blown away by the graphical detail of today's games.
I can't imagine that it's going to get any better,
but it's just going to continually progress and soon
we'll be living in that world.
- Christian Slater

I've been taking my time now between projects looking
for stuff that has a little bit more substance,
that isn't surface.
Some of the films that I've done in the past really were surface.
- Christian Slater

Well, obviously, as soon as I'd finished the script
I read a lot of books on Winston Churchill,
and started to gain weight and really prepare emotionally,
mentally and physically for the role.
- Christian Slater

After I did Untamed Heart I wanted to do a film that was outrageous.
I really wanted to do, you know, a performance.
I don't want to allow my image to rule the choices that I make.
- Christian Slater

It's almost like these games are the modern day comic books,
especially when you play Alone in the Dark.
There's a real story that goes along with it and a
movie seemed like the right kind of transition to make.
- Christian Slater

The movies I've made at a certain time of my life were
exactly right for the stage of my life,
the frame of mind I was in at the time.
Each character I've had to play has been me in that time in my life.
- Christian Slater

This is what Hollywood tends to do.
It tends to disregard tradition, history and anything factual,
twisting it and turning it and making it all okay regardless
of what the English may think of it.
- Christian Slater

The guys from Atari that are making the next Alone
in the Dark game came and we had a great meeting.
I'd love to do that.
I'm a fan of videogames.
I like them.
And to get to be part of one of them would be a fun and exciting thing.
- Christian Slater

I leave no trace of wings in the air,
but I am glad I have had my flight.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather PHOTO

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
If we did not sometimes taste of adversity,
prosperity would not be so welcome.
- Anne Bradstreet

I never accepted the idea
that I had to be guided by
some pattern or blueprint.
- Little Richard

We occasionally stumble over the truth
but most of us pick ourselves up and
hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

I had forgotten how much light there is in the world,
'til you gave it back to me.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

I have found that hollow,
which even I had relied on for solid.
- Henry David Thoreau

Anger is a killing thing:
it kills the man who angers,
for each rage leaves him less than he had been before -
it takes something from him.
- Louis L'Amour

As for accomplishments,
I just did what I had to do as things came along.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

It had long since come to my attention
that people of accomplishment
rarely sat back and let things happen to them.
They went out and happened to things.
- Leonardo da Vinci

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree,
I'd spend six hours sharpening my ax.
- Abraham Lincoln

I never had a policy;
I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
- Abraham Lincoln

The only good luck many great men ever had was
being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
- Channing Pollock

Men occasionally stumble over the truth,
but most of them pick themselves up
and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

I had three chairs in my house;
one for solitude, two for friendship, three for society.
- Henry David Thoreau

I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares.
I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.
- Jonas Salk

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end.
It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing;
it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
- Margaret Thatcher

Does anybody really think that they didn't get what they had
because they didn't have the talent
or the strength or the endurance or the commitment?
- Nelson Mandela

If i had known... i would have lingered
over my coffee a little longer.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at.
Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
- Henry David Thoreau

I wept because I had no shoes
until I met a man who had no feet.
- old Persian Proverb

We thought that we had the answers,
it was the questions we had wrong.
- Bono

When I look back on all these worries,
I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life,
most of which had never happened.
- Winston Churchill

What work I have done I have done because it has been play.
If it had been work I shouldn't have done it.
- Mark Twain

It is only when we truly know and understand
that we have a limited time on earth
and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up
that we will begin to live each day to the fullest,
as if it were the only one we had.
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Ever had a bad hair day -
a day when everything seemed to be going wrong?
Perhaps today is a day to soothe your ruffled feathers,
take a deep breath, and reaffirm that
the weight of the world is really not on your shoulders,
unless you choose to assume that burden.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If I had no sense of humor,
I would long ago have committed suicide.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

That's what learning is, after all;
not whether we lose the game,
but how we lose and h
ow we've changed because of it
and what we take away from it
that we never had before,
to apply to other games.
Losing, in a curious way, is winning.
- Richard Bach

Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart,
it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Never cease loving a person, and never give up hope for him,
for even the prodigal son who had fallen most low,
could still be saved; the bitterest enemy
and also he who was your friend could again be your friend;
love that has grown cold can kindle
- Soren Kierkegaard

When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

No stream rises higher than its source.
Whatever man might build, could never
express or reflect more than he was.
He could record neither more nor less
than he had learned of life.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,
to front only the essential facts of life,
and see if I could not learn what it had to teach,
and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
- Henry David Thoreau

You can learn how to let go of the past.
Whether you have experienced a break up
with someone you cared for deeply,
whether death has taken a loved one,
whether you have had a feud with a friend or family member,
whether you have lost a job.
Move on and let go.
Life can be joyful and rewarding again.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

I tried to remember how to exhale.
I had to look away before it came back to me.
- Bella, from Twilight saga by Stephenie Meyer

My father and he had one of those English friendships
which begins by avoiding the intimacies
and eventually eliminates speech altogether.
- Jorge Luis Borges

Suppose our gratitude could be zero-based gratitude.
With zero-based gratitude,
we would be grateful for everything we had each day -
regardless of whether it was more or less than yesterday.
With zero-based gratitude, I can be grateful for all the people,
the love, the food, the shelter, the services,
the health, that I am blessed with today,
regardless of what I had yesterday.
With zero-based gratitude,
I can be grateful each day for the gift of life itself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I once had a rose named after me
and I was very flattered.
But I was not pleased to read
the description in the catalogue:
no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Civilization had too many rules for me,
so I did my best to rewrite them.
- Bill Cosby

The soul would have no rainbow,
Had the eyes no tears.
- John Vance Cheney


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