“If I make a fool of myself, who cares? I’m not frightened by anyone’s perception of me.”
“It’s so funny, you go to acting school thinking you’re going to learn how to be other people, but really it taught me how to be myself. Because it’s in understanding yourself deeply that you can lend yourself to another person’s circumstances and another person’s experience.”
"Its not until we get older that we realize that other people exist.”
““My inspiration for everything is love and history. The universe speaks to us all—we just have to learn to listen.”
“I believe you make your day. You make your life. So much of it is all perception, and this is the form that I built for myself. I have to accept it and work within those compounds, and it’s up to me.”
“I think the thing to do is enjoy the ride while you’re on it.I think the thing to do is enjoy the ride while you’re on it.I think the thing to do is enjoy the ride while you’re on it.”
“You see the transformation that the arts have on young people. It changes their lives for the better. That’s where my engagement is.”
“My family never told me like you have to be one thing. What do you want to be when you grow up? They think it’s the most ridiculous question. You can be many, many things.”
“And our jobs as actors is to lend ourselves to things that are not of ourselves.”
“I don’t think anyone, until their soul leaves their body, is past the point of no return.”
“I am not going to be the guy who’s not pulling his weight.”
"This thing with everyone knowing you, it’s weird, because people have this one-sided relationship where they look at your picture and feel they know you more than someone they actually know. I don’t really know myself that well."
“I am an over-achiever, and I want to be known for the good things in my life.”
"I sort of make believe. That’s why I like acting. You can create or imagine anything."
“I don’t like defining myself. I just am.”