Facts about Denzel Washington

Occup.Actor
FromUSA
BornDecember 28, 1954
Age69 years

Summary

Denzel Washington is a famous Actor from USA, he is 69 years old and still alive, born December 28, 1954.

Our collection contains 35 quotes who is written / told by Denzel, under the main topics: Mom - Health.

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35 Famous quotes by Denzel Washington

Small: Id be more frightened by not using whatever abilities Id been given. Id be more frightened by procrasti
"I'd be more frightened by not using whatever abilities I'd been given. I'd be more frightened by procrastination and laziness"
Small: Everybody has a job to do. There are people in Iraq on both sides of this war who do what they do for r
"Everybody has a job to do. There are people in Iraq on both sides of this war who do what they do for religious reasons, and they feel with God on their side. Some people are good at annihilating people. Maybe that's their gift"
Small: You dont know when youre being watched. Thats one of the weird things about celebrity. Its my least fav
"You don't know when you're being watched. That's one of the weird things about celebrity. It's my least favorite part of acting, celebrity"
Small: My role 14 years ago in Richard III - that was the first time I played a bad guy and learned a lot abou
"My role 14 years ago in Richard III - that was the first time I played a bad guy and learned a lot about it - they have all the fun!"
Small: My mother never gave up one me. I messed up in school so much they were sending me home, but my mother
"My mother never gave up one me. I messed up in school so much they were sending me home, but my mother sent me right back"
Small: In Los Angeles, everyone is a star
"In Los Angeles, everyone is a star"
Small: I and havent been unemployed for 20 years. Im an exception to the rule
"I and haven't been unemployed for 20 years. I'm an exception to the rule"
Small: I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and youre prepared for it
"I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it"
Small: I played Othello, but I didnt sit around thinking how Laurence Olivier did it when he played it. That w
"I played Othello, but I didn't sit around thinking how Laurence Olivier did it when he played it. That wouldn't do me any good"
Small: I never really had the classic struggle. I had faith
"I never really had the classic struggle. I had faith"
Small: Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot without
"Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot; without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are"
Small: You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. Thats a part of it
"You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. That's a part of it"
Small: You have to grab moments when they happen. I like to improvise and ad lib
"You have to grab moments when they happen. I like to improvise and ad lib"
Small: Meryl and Katharine Hepburn are probably the two greatest actresses of this and the last century
"Meryl and Katharine Hepburn are probably the two greatest actresses of this and the last century"
Small: If you have an enemy, then learn and know your enemy, dont just be mad at him or her
"If you have an enemy, then learn and know your enemy, don't just be mad at him or her"
Small: If I am a cup maker, Im interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup,
"If I am a cup maker, I'm interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it"
Small: Im not a film buff. I dont watch a lot of movies
"I'm not a film buff. I don't watch a lot of movies"
Small: Dakota Fanning is a child, but she is a wonderful actor. I dont know what a child actor is. Shes an act
"Dakota Fanning is a child, but she is a wonderful actor. I don't know what a child actor is. She's an actor who's a child"
Small: If you dont trust the pilot, dont go
"If you don't trust the pilot, don't go"
Small: Ive been fortunate. I dont pick scripts. Scripts pick me
"I've been fortunate. I don't pick scripts. Scripts pick me"
Small: I wasnt allowed to go to movies when I was kid my father was a minister. 101 Dalmatians and King of Kin
"I wasn't allowed to go to movies when I was kid; my father was a minister. 101 Dalmatians and King of Kings, that was the extent of it"
Small: I had a lot of success from the start. I never really was tested for long periods of time. I got my fir
"I had a lot of success from the start. I never really was tested for long periods of time. I got my first professional job while I was a senior in college. I signed with the William Morris Agency before I graduated"
Small: I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mi
"I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially"
Small: Luck is where opportunity meets preparation
"Luck is where opportunity meets preparation"
Small: Im not in the loop I dont know any actors, really, just the ones I work with
"I'm not in the loop; I don't know any actors, really, just the ones I work with"
Small: I think the bottom of the totem pole is African-American women, or women of colour. I think they get th
"I think the bottom of the totem pole is African-American women, or women of colour. I think they get the least opportunities in Hollywood"
Small: I dont concern myself with award. Id been to the party enough times to know it really didnt matter
"I don't concern myself with award. I'd been to the party enough times to know it really didn't matter"
Small: Any good piece of material like Shakespeare ought to be open to reinterpretation
"Any good piece of material like Shakespeare ought to be open to reinterpretation"
Small: My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I dont need another plaque
"My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque"
Small: When I did A Soldiers Story, I was very young and green and thought I knew everything-now I know I know
"When I did A Soldier's Story, I was very young and green and thought I knew everything-now I know I know everything!"
Small: In any profession it gets to be a grind
"In any profession it gets to be a grind"
Small: Growing up I didnt watch movies
"Growing up I didn't watch movies"
Small: Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life
"Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life"
Small: Ive worked with children all my life
"I've worked with children all my life"
Small: Ive worked in a factory. I was a garbage man. I worked in a post office. Its not that long ago. I like
"I've worked in a factory. I was a garbage man. I worked in a post office. It's not that long ago. I like to think that I'm just a regular guy"