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Morris Chestnut Quotes and Sayings

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There are a lot of people in this business that don't work consistently.
- Morris Chestnut

I think the best type of action movie combines a love story with the action.
- Morris Chestnut

It's not always about the money.
- Morris Chestnut

A lot of times, women don't get the male perspective
in regards to a relationship,
what men go through when they're not really dealing well.
- Morris Chestnut

 

Some people make a career out of doing one thing,
but I wanted to diversify my body of work.
- Morris Chestnut

You start making movies and people start seeing when you go to places,
and all of a sudden you are getting clothes for free
and all of a sudden you are getting food for free.
- Morris Chestnut

To me the work is so much more interesting,
the parts that don't require you just to take your shirt off.
- Morris Chestnut

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I'm just happy to be working consistently.
- Morris Chestnut

I want to tell stories for everyone,
primarily.
- Morris Chestnut

This film is what it is.
It's a campy thriller horror movie where you go and have fun.
With these types of films, you can't take it too seriously.
They are what they are.
- Morris Chestnut

Showtime has given new, young filmmakers -
black,
white, across the board - an opportunity to make films,
as well as actors who want to cross over into directing.
- Morris Chestnut

I am just another fireman because the story focuses
on Joaquin Phoenix's character,
but I play Joaquin's close friend and I get burned up a little bit,
but I don't die.
- Morris Chestnut

At one point, people thought that Eddie Murphy would
only reach one sector of the audience,
but now everyone sees everything Eddie Murphy does.
- Morris Chestnut

I've been in a situation where I was after the money.
- Morris Chestnut

You can become really pigeon-holed in this industry.
- Morris Chestnut

And I think from a male perspective,
we have men talking about their feelings and it being okay.
- Morris Chestnut

I would like more challenging roles.
I definitely would like to something that's more challenging.
- Morris Chestnut

I'm getting to the point where they see me as a good actor,
rather than just a good guy who can act.
- Morris Chestnut

Nah, I'm not a prima donna, but I just don't like being cold and wet.
- Morris Chestnut

I would never want any of my kids to go into this industry;
not until they are old enough to understand and if
this is something that they really want to do.
- Morris Chestnut

Producing is easier, I can just be at the set overseeing the story.
- Morris Chestnut

I want viewers to relate to me on a different level,
not just a sexual level.
- Morris Chestnut

I'm not going to take my shirt off in every movie.
- Morris Chestnut

I hate being cold and I hate being wet and around 80%
percent of this film I was cold and another 60% I was cold and wet,
so it wasn't the best shoot for me.
- Morris Chestnut

When you are the lead in a romantic comedy,
you have to worry about people really liking you.
- Morris Chestnut

You have to be insane to direct.
- Morris Chestnut

Oh yeah, I'm a huge romance fan.
And some women like action.
- Morris Chestnut

I enjoy what I do, but it's more challenging than people think.
- Morris Chestnut

This industry is very make-believe and you caught in
a false sense of what reality is.
- Morris Chestnut

Unless you are really grounded and have a true sense of reality,
you can get lost in that and a lot of people do and
that's why you see so many people with successful careers
but with destructive lives.
- Morris Chestnut

I think that Mos Def is the best actor,
but when you talk about rappers in films,
I don't really think the quality of the acting is most
important because most rappers are put in movies because
of the personality and people want to see that.
- Morris Chestnut

It's hard when you see a scene where it's raining,
and we have the rain machine, and you see it for 5 minutes,
but that scene takes all day to shoot,
and you do it with rain, and the dry off,
and go back and do it again.
- Morris Chestnut

I did a film which was considered an independent movie
with Dustin Hoffman and Andy Garcia called Confidence,
and that's the type of film I was willing to take a
chance on that because of the caliber of people involved with the film.
- Morris Chestnut

You go from movies where you are wearing nice clothes
and you're trying to smell good to a movie where you
are in water and you are wet all day,
and you are dealing with that elements,
it gets rough, but it was definitely something I wanted to try.
- Morris Chestnut

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
- John Lennon

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

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

I grew up in a big family with a lot of kids around,
and I definitely want to have children as well.
- Heidi Klum

I'm by no means condemning prescription medicine for mental health.
I've seen it save a lot of people's lives.
- Zach Braff

It was an honor and privilege to arrive to this country
16 years ago with almost no money in my pocket.
A lot has happened since then.
- Antonio Banderas

It costs a lot to sue a magazine, and it's too bad
that we don't have a system where the losing team has
to pay the winning team's lawyers.
- Carol Burnett

There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world,
and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
- Winston Churchill

I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars.
The rest I just squandered.
- George Best

When I was a teenager, I read a lot of Poe.
- Dario Argento

A lot of baby boomers are baby bongers.
- Kevin Nealon

Beauty has a lot to do with character.
- Kevyn Aucoin

A lot of presidential memoirs, they say, are dull and self-serving.
I hope mine is interesting and self-serving.
- William J. Clinton

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

Politics has become so expensive that it takes a lot
of money even to be defeated.
- Will Rogers

It seems that every time mankind is given a lot of energy,
we go out and wreck something with it.
- David R. Brower

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

It's easy to make a buck.
It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
- Tom Brokaw

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

In order to be happy with a man,
you must understand him a lot and love him a little.
To be happy with a woman, you must love her a lot
and not try to understand her at all.
- Helen Rowland

If you made a list of reasons why any couple got married,
and another list of the reasons for their divorce,
you'd have a hell of a lot of overlapping.
- Mignon McLaughlin

I know a lot of people think I'm dumb.
Well, at least I ain't no educated fool.
- Leon Spinks

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

We've got to put a lot of money into changing behavior.
- Bill Gates

If I could only have one type of food with me,
I would bring soy sauce.
The reason being that if I have soy sauce,
I can flavor a lot of things.
- Martin Yan


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