Humor is a very important thing. It is a natural predilection. It is an emotional release.
Nobody wakes up in the morning thinking, 'I'm a bad guy.' They think they're the right guy.
The way Shakespeare wrote Fallstaff is with a heightened language and everything.
The best piece of advice I've ever been given was, 'Be in the business you're in.' Don't just be a satellite around it and expect it to come to you. Be in the business you're in.
When you're wearing jeans, there's a shift in your center of gravity.
As an actor, I love working with directors. As much as I love working with other actors.
Working at night helps people focus in on this crazy little bubble you've created, wherever you are filming. It doesn't matter where the location is, the world doesn't exist outside this bubble. And everyone is trapped inside.
It is a tough business but if you get yourself in a situation like I, you can maintain a career over many years. That, to me, is a successful actor.
You just have to open the newspapers in most Western news to see real violence.