Facts about Anthony Hopkins

Occup.Actor
FromWelsh
BornDecember 31, 1937
Age86 years

Summary

Anthony Hopkins is a famous Actor from Welsh, he is 86 years old and still alive, born December 31, 1937.

Our collection contains 31 quotes who is written / told by Anthony, under the main topic Life.

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31 Famous quotes by Anthony Hopkins

Small: We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Th
"We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It's a death trap"
Small: Im the slowest driver in the world
"I'm the slowest driver in the world"
Small: I love roller coasters. I dont get a chance often, but Ive gone to Magic Mountain and gone on the rides
"I love roller coasters. I don't get a chance often, but I've gone to Magic Mountain and gone on the rides. I love roller coasters"
Small: I dont have people following me around, like bodyguards. I dont know how people live like that.
"I don't have people following me around, like bodyguards. I don't know how people live like that. Maybe the young movie stars have to live like that, I don't know. But it seems a little crazy to me. I don't think you need all that stuff"
Small: Actors I admire? Ed Harris, or course, I think hes terrific because I know he always had to fight being
"Actors I admire? Ed Harris, or course, I think he's terrific; because I know he always had to fight being what he looked like a lot, but I think he's a terrific actor"
Small: My father was grounded, a very meat-and-potatoes man. He was a baker
"My father was grounded, a very meat-and-potatoes man. He was a baker"
Small: I know that the arts are important. Im not denying that, but I cant associate myself with all the clapt
"I know that the arts are important. I'm not denying that, but I can't associate myself with all the claptrap that goes on around it"
Small: I love life because what more is there
"I love life because what more is there"
Small: It was a challenge, to work with Oliver Stone
"It was a challenge, to work with Oliver Stone"
Small: Ive got a great sense of humor
"I've got a great sense of humor"
Small: I worked with Lawrence Olivier some years ago. He was a great mentor
"I worked with Lawrence Olivier some years ago. He was a great mentor"
Small: I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all
"I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to get famous and all the rest is hogwash"
Small: This industry has been really good to me. Its been a great life. Im not through yet. Im ready when you
"This industry has been really good to me. It's been a great life. I'm not through yet. I'm ready when you are, Mr. DeMille"
Small: Im most suspicious of scripts that have a lot of stage direction at the top of the page... sunrise over
"I'm most suspicious of scripts that have a lot of stage direction at the top of the page... sunrise over the desert and masses of... a whole essay before you get to the dialogue"
Small: Im always cast in these strange men... thats not me, really
"I'm always cast in these strange men... that's not me, really"
Small: I dont know what acting is, but I enjoy it
"I don't know what acting is, but I enjoy it"
Small: I would like to go back to Wales. Im obsessed with my childhood and at least three times a week dream I
"I would like to go back to Wales. I'm obsessed with my childhood and at least three times a week dream I am back there"
Small: I worked with Steven Spielberg on Amistad... he seemed so very secure in himself that he let me do thin
"I worked with Steven Spielberg on Amistad... he seemed so very secure in himself that he let me do things"
Small: I like the good life too much, Im not good at going on stage night after night and on wet Wednesday aft
"I like the good life too much, I'm not good at going on stage night after night and on wet Wednesday afternoons"
Small: I am able to play monsters well. I understand monsters. I understand madmen
"I am able to play monsters well. I understand monsters. I understand madmen"
Small: Well, everyone likes movies when theyre a little kid
"Well, everyone likes movies when they're a little kid"
Small: Ive got no need to prove to myself that I can do Shakespeare. Ive done it
"I've got no need to prove to myself that I can do Shakespeare. I've done it"
Small: I never make conscious decisions
"I never make conscious decisions"
Small: I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a g
"I have a punishing workout regimen. Every day I do 3 minutes on a treadmill, then I lie down, drink a glass of vodka and smoke a cigarette"
Small: And I love a scary movie. It makes your toes curl and its not you going through it
"And I love a scary movie. It makes your toes curl and it's not you going through it"
Small: Oh yes. Im an actor, so I just learn my lines, and show up and do it. I gave it a little bit of thought
"Oh yes. I'm an actor, so I just learn my lines, and show up and do it. I gave it a little bit of thought"
Small: I have dual citizenship, it just so happens I live in America
"I have dual citizenship, it just so happens I live in America"
Small: Every time I try to retire, or even think of retiring from acting, my agent comes up with a script
"Every time I try to retire, or even think of retiring from acting, my agent comes up with a script"
Small: Richard Burton came from the same town as me, so I thought Id follow my nose, and follow my luck. I thi
"Richard Burton came from the same town as me, so I thought I'd follow my nose, and follow my luck. I think I've been very lucky"
Small: I think all those actors from that generation, like Bogart - they were wonderful actors. They didnt act
"I think all those actors from that generation, like Bogart - they were wonderful actors. They didn't act. They just came on and they did it, and the characters were wonderful"
Small: I came here in 1974 to do a play, and then I went to L.A. I really like living in America. I feel more
"I came here in 1974 to do a play, and then I went to L.A. I really like living in America. I feel more at home here than anywhere else"