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Jack Nicholson Quotes and Sayings

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I have a lot of vanity.
- Jack Nicholson

In this industry, there are only two ways up the ladder.
Rung by rung or claw your way to the top.
It's sure been tough on my nails.
- Jack Nicholson

My mother never saw the irony in calling me a son-of-a-bitch.
- Jack Nicholson

What's beautiful is all that counts,
pal.
That's ALL that counts.
- Jack Nicholson

 

I'm Irish.
I think about death all the time.
- Jack Nicholson

I'm a New Wave baby, so I got very stimulated by foreign film.
- Jack Nicholson

There's only two people in your life you should lie to...
the police and your girlfriend.
- Jack Nicholson

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A star on a movie set is like a time bomb.
That bomb has got to be defused so people can approach it without fear.
- Jack Nicholson

I don't have any fear of intimacy, but rather thrive on it,
which is rare in a public person.
- Jack Nicholson

I've never been able to say I've been influenced by
a list of artists I like because I like thousands and
thousands and I've been influenced in some way by all of them.
- Jack Nicholson

Well, a girlfriend once told me never to fight with anybody you don't love.
- Jack Nicholson

I've been too many places.
I'm like the bad penny.
- Jack Nicholson

Financially, I've lost money and made money,
but I know my way around financially.
- Jack Nicholson

I used to think that one of the great signs of security
was the ability to just walk away.
- Jack Nicholson

There is no way you can get people to believe you on
screen if they know who you really are through television.
- Jack Nicholson

Well, a younger woman is a type, but not necessarily a type for me.
And what is a younger woman? I mean,
I'm pretty old.
Almost everyone is younger.
- Jack Nicholson

Just let the wardrobe do the acting.
- Jack Nicholson

In other words, I wouldn't like to be an actor if I could only be real.
I like to get wild, behaviorally wild,
and it's crazy to think of any form where it's just one way.
- Jack Nicholson

Beer, it's the best damn drink in the world.
- Jack Nicholson

I don't want people to know what I'm actually like.
It's not good for an actor.
- Jack Nicholson

Frankly, I got into the movies because I like the movies a lot.
- Jack Nicholson

It's a slight stretch of the imagination but most people
are alike in most ways so I've never had any trouble
identifying with the character that I'm playing.
- Jack Nicholson

I know I can act.
There aren't too many other jobs I know how to do.
- Jack Nicholson

With my sunglasses on, I'm Jack Nicholson.
Without them, I'm fat and 60.
- Jack Nicholson

I only take Viagra when I'm with more than one woman.
- Jack Nicholson

Well, I'm not going to sit here and pretend that I
haven't been a rogue most of my life.
- Jack Nicholson

People who speak in metaphors should shampoo my crotch.
- Jack Nicholson

We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can.
We're in a race against time, until we run out of money.
- Jack Nicholson

When I was in high school, I earned the pimple award
and every other gross-out award.
- Jack Nicholson

I'll tell you one thing: Don't ever give anybody your best advice,
because they're not going to follow it.
- Jack Nicholson

Age is the first limitation on roles that I've ever had to encounter,
and I hit that awhile ago.
- Jack Nicholson

Acting is everybody's favorite second job.
- Jack Nicholson

I learned a long time ago in Hollywood that the only
person I should vote for is myself.
- Jack Nicholson

In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist.
Looking back, I realize I was only half right.
- Jack Nicholson

I don't have any plugs or tucks but people do what they want.
I look at it as mutilation.
- Jack Nicholson

Most of the early part of an actor's career,
you do the jobs you get.
- Jack Nicholson

I'm the last guy in the world to feel overlooked by the Academy.
- Jack Nicholson

The blues and jazz will live forever...
So will the Delta and the Big Easy.
- Jack Nicholson

Once you've been really bad in a movie,
there's a certain kind of fearlessness you develop.
- Jack Nicholson

The minute that you're not learning I believe you're dead.
- Jack Nicholson

Early on, if I was alone two three nights in a row,
I'd start writing poems about suicide.
- Jack Nicholson

Because you know, down deep in my heart,
when all is said and done, I still live under the illusion
that basically people think of me as an up-and-coming young actor.
- Jack Nicholson

I'm not hard to get along with.
- Jack Nicholson

My whole career strategy has been to build a base so
that I could take the roles I want to play.
I'd hate to think that a shorter part might not be
available because I was worried about my billing.
- Jack Nicholson

I never had a policy about marriage.
I got married very young in life and I always think in all relationships,
I've always thought that it's counterproductive to have a theory on that.
- Jack Nicholson

I think that's what distinguishes Schmidt,
really.
In the movies now, so much of what is appealing to
an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction,
and Schmidt is simply human.
There's no melodrama; there's no device,
It's just about a human being.
- Jack Nicholson

I'm an actor who they said was wrinkled and balding
and everything else when I was in my early 30's.
Most of the people who wrote that who thought they
were younger than me are now bald and wrinkled.
- Jack Nicholson

I sort of understood that when I first started:
that you shouldn't repeat a success.
Very often you're going to, and maybe the first time you do,
it works.
And you love it.
But then you're trapped.
- Jack Nicholson

When I am cast in a movie where I feel that the woman's
part is more interesting,
I usually start thinking about Spencer Tracy and Fred Astaire.
They seem to be the most clear actors when working with women.
- Jack Nicholson

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex...
It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage
to move in the opposite direction.
- Albert Einstein

Choose! If it's worth doing, do it today.
If it's not worth doing today, save yourself a lot
of worry and regret by choosing to permanently
erase it from your to-do list.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen

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

Instead of comparing our lot with that
of those who are more fortunate than we are,
we should compare it with the lot
of the great majority of our fellow men.
It then appears that we are among the privileged.
- Helen Keller

Do you remember the things you were worrying about a year ago?
Didn't you waste a lot of fruitless energy
on account of most of them?
Didn't most of them turn out all right after all?
- Dale Carnegie

When was the last time you took
a different route to work ... just because?
Consider shaking up your life a little (or a lot) ...
for no reason, except to do it.
Let your life be an adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Just remember, after they foreclose on your mortgage,
you get a lot more sunshine in your life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can observe a lot by just watching.
- Yogi Berra

My definition of success is to live your life in a way
that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain -
and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel
a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
- Tony Robbins

Love interrupts, if you like,
the consequences of your actions,
which in my case is very good news indeed,
because I've done a lot of stupid stuff.
- Bono

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
- John Lennon

Time goes by a lot slower when you miss the one you love.
- Anonymous

The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned.
When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters -
I'm from an all female family.
My father often quips that even the cat was neutered!
- Shirley Manson

A psychiatrist asks a lot of expensive questions your wife asks for nothing.
- Joey Adams

And after I make a lot of money, I'll be able to afford running for office.
- Christy Romano

You may think the president is all-powerful,
but he is not.
He needs a lot of guidance from the Lord.
- Barbara Bush

I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom.
I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.
- Florence Henderson

A lot of people like snow.
I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
- Carl Reiner

There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated,
totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
- Aimee Mann


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