Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-American bodybuilder, actor, businessman and politician, and served as the 38th Governor of the state of California.Arnold gained worldwide fame as a Hollywood action film icon.
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Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.
My body is like breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I don't think about it, I just have it.
The worst thing I can be is the same as everybody else. I hate that.
I just use my muscles as a conversation piece, like someone walking a cheetah down 42nd Street.
The worst thing I could be, is the same as everybody else. I'd hate that.
What we face may look insurmountable.
But I learned something from all those years of training and competing. I learned something from all those sets and reps when I didn't think I could lift another ounce of weight. What I learned is that we are always stronger than we know.
Failure is not an option. Everyone has to succeed.
I knew I was a winner back in the late sixties.
I knew I was destined for great things. People will say that kind of thinking is totally immodest. I agree. Modesty is not a word that applies to me in any way - I hope it never will.
The resistance that you fight physically in the gym and the resistance that you fight in life can only build a strong character.
I have rarely seen the government do anything that was effective.
I feel good because I believe I have made progress in rebuilding the people's trust in their government.
The percentage of gays is the same, probably, as anywhere.
Most bodybuilders are straight, regular street guys, though a lot aren't serious. Many in California are punks, beach bums just lying around in the sun and maybe collecting unemployment.
I don't understand how they can call me anti-Latino, when I've made four movies in Mexico.
I don't have any sexual hang-ups, but I'm sure there are bodybuilders who have trouble with sex, and obviously the body building hasn't helped.
We are a forward-looking people, and we must have a forward-looking government.
I don't mind looking foolish but it's just that I'm so bad at singing.
The only time people ask me to sing is if they want the party to stop. If they want everyone to go home. Immediately.
From the time they get up in the morning and flush the toilet, they're taxed.
Then they go and get the cup of coffee, they're taxed....This goes on all day long. Tax, tax, tax.
You can scream at me, call me for a shoot at midnight, keep me waiting for hours - as long as what ends up on the screen is perfect.
We had the Berlin Wall; we had walls everywhere. But we always looked at the wall as kind of like the outside of the wall is the enemy. Are we looking at Mexico as the enemy? No, it's not. These are our trading partners.
I have a love interest in every one of my films: a gun.
Politics is not really different from marriage.
You cannot get things done in your relationship if you tell your wife: Look, if you haven't made the bed and if you don't get the food on the table, I will go and just hire someone and you will become irrelevant. That is not how you make a marriage work.
I have inhaled, exhaled everything.
There are bodybuilders who are afraid of indulging in sex or even of playing other sports for fear of harming their bodies. I think that's silly. What's the use of building your body if you don't use it?
My friend James Cameron and I made three films together - True Lies, The Terminator and Terminator 2. Of course, that was during his early, low-budget, art-house period.
If you work hard and play by the rules, this country is truly open to you. You can achieve anything.
Sometimes you do know, in 'Commando' when I said 'I lied', I knew that it was going to be a funny line. I've never had a bad line.
Freedom is a right ultimately defended by the sacrifice of America's servicemen and women.
I'm addicted to exercising and I have to do something every day.
Even with my divorce and with everything, I don't need money.
California will not wait for our federal government to take strong action on global warming. We won't wait for the federal government. We will move forward because we know it's the right thing to do. We will lead on this issue and we will get other western states involved. I think there's not great leadership from the federal government when it comes to protecting the environment.
I’ve starred in a lot of science fiction movies and, let me tell you something, climate change is not science fiction, this is a battle in the real world, it is impacting us right now.
I think there are some people that are capable of making a sequel more special than the original. And we have seen that when the original 'Terminator' came out, then Jim Cameron outdid himself with the sequel. Then it became the highest grossing movie of the year when it came out in 1991.
One of my movies was called "True Lies.
" It's what the Democrats should have called their convention.
When you build a career, you should never imitate anybody.
Government's first duty and highest obligation is public safety.
I did smoke a joint and I did inhale.
The bottom line is that's what it was in the '70s, that's what I did.
If you are gonna wear gloves when you lift, just make sure they match your purse.
I saw a woman wearing a sweatshirt with Guess on it. I said, Thyroid problem?
When you have a well developed body and you're confident, you see people bending your way, wanting to be on your side, wanting to do things for you.
I regularly buy and sell cars, but I do not buy and sell fleets.