Newman in 1963
|Born||Paul Leonard Newman
January 26, 1925
Shaker Heights, Ohio, U.S.
|Died||September 26, 2008
Westport, Connecticut, U.S.
|Cause of death||Lung cancer|
|Alma mater||Kenyon College, B.A. 1949|
|Spouse(s)||Jackie Witte (m. 1949; div. 1958)
Joanne Woodward (m. 1958; his death 2008)
|Children||6 (including Scott, Nell, and Melissa)|
People stay married because they want to, not because the doors are locked.
Acting isn't really a creative profession. It's an interpretative one.
You can't be as old as I am without waking up with a surprised look on your face every morning: 'Holy Christ, whaddya know – I'm still around!' It's absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career.
So you wound up with Apollo. If he's sometimes hard to swallow. Use this.
Every time I get a script it's a matter of trying to know what I could do with it. I see colors, imagery. It has to have a smell. It's like falling in love. You can't give a reason why.
Newman's first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you're upside down.
If you're playing a poker game and you look around the table and and can't tell who the sucker is, it's you.