Quotes by: Jack Nicholson

Jack Nicholson
Nicholson in 1976
Born John Joseph Nicholson
(1937-04-22) April 22, 1937 (age 79)
Neptune City, New Jersey, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, filmmaker
Years active 1957–present[1]
Spouse(s) Sandra Knight (m. 1962; div. 1968)
Partner(s) Anjelica Huston (1973–1990)
Rebecca Broussard (1989–1994)
Children 5, including Lorraine Nicholson

Early on, if I was alone two three nights in a row, I'd start writing poems about suicide.
Jack Nicholson
I'll tell you one thing: Don't ever give anybody your best advice, because they're not going to follow it.
Jack Nicholson
There were points in my life where I felt oddly irresistible to women. I'm not in that state now and that makes me sad.
Jack Nicholson
We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can. We're in a race against time, until we run out of money.
Jack Nicholson
I never had a policy about marriage. I got married very young in life and I always think in all relationships, I've always thought that it's counterproductive to have a theory on that.
Jack Nicholson
I don't think many people have a very good understanding of leisure and the importance it plays in our lives.
Jack Nicholson
I don't have any fear of intimacy, but rather thrive on it, which is rare in a public person.
Jack Nicholson
Well, I'm not going to sit here and pretend that I haven't been a rogue most of my life.
Jack Nicholson
I'm content with the fact that I made a decent effort. That's what I've always worried about: that I wouldn't try hard enough.
Jack Nicholson
In other words, I wouldn't like to be an actor if I could only be real. I like to get wild, behaviorally wild, and it's crazy to think of any form where it's just one way.
Jack Nicholson
There is no way you can get people to believe you on screen if they know who you really are through television.
Jack Nicholson
When I come up against a director who has a concept that I don't agree with, or maybe I just haven't thought of it or whatever, I'd be more prone to go with them than my own because I want to be out of control as an actor, I want them to have the control, otherwise it's going to become predictably my work, and that's not fun.
Jack Nicholson
Financially, I've lost money and made money, but I know my way around financially.
Jack Nicholson
In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist. Looking back, I realize I was only half right.
Jack Nicholson
It's a slight stretch of the imagination but most people are alike in most ways so I've never had any trouble identifying with the character that I'm playing.
Jack Nicholson
The average celebrity meets, in one year, ten times the amount of people that the average person meets in his entire life.
Jack Nicholson

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