We must come to the point where we realize the concept of race is a false one. There is only one race, the human race.— Dan Aykroyd
The most tempting Dan Aykroyd quotes that are proven to give you inner joy
I had a slight touch of Tourette's, which means you talk to yourself and bark and cry out at night.
I love to come in and play with a wig or glasses or clothes.
I love using props. I'm from the Peter Sellers school of trying to prepare for the character.
I am a Spiritualist, a proud wearer of the Spiritualist badge.
Mediums and psychic research have gone on for many, many years.
Wine represents to me sharing and good times and a celebration of life.
It is always around happy occasions with family and friends and centered around joy. What better item to be involved in then something that represents all these wonderful things.
I believe that at the moment of death, that the soul is released in a molecular form, that actually goes into the - the fabric of the universe, the structure of hydrogen and nitrogen and oxygen because we're electrically - we're galvanic, we're electrochemical.
Well, the common enemy in North America is the Western consumer.
The consumer has driven oil up to $50 a barrel so we have to have these wars. I think it's incumbent upon us to.
Everyone fears the cut of the blade. It doesn't matter after that. I know the spirit survives as there is so much evidence of the survival of the personality in the afterlife.
I grew up on the edge of a national park in Canada - timberwolves, creeks, snow drifts.
One minute you're up half a million in soybeans and the next, boom, your kids don't go to college and they've repossessed your Bentley.
The entertainment business is not the be-all and end-all for me.
You know, even when the material wasn't so good, I've gotten to work with the greats, and I've always given it my best shot. I'm satisfied with my work. I could stop tomorrow, and if Bright Young Things was my last role, I could say I tidied it up with dignity.
I like really good movies, but I can enjoy a really bad movie, too.
The reason I'm here today, the reason I own a brand new Harley-Davidson motorcycle and the reason I have a big log cabin and I got cars and all kinds of stuff is because I'm a writer and writers own everything. So you learn how to write.
I get really grinchy right up until Christmas morning.
Comedy makes everything accessible. Watching the news is kind of like being fed your evening pill. What's fun about it? Nothing. And so if you can get news and information about things going on in the world through a comic platform, everything's going to connect.
Greetings and death to our enemies.
I drive a V10 Ford Excursion and I have to tell folks all the time: look I've got five kids and a dog and birds. I would have to have two Lincolns with two V8s, you see, so it would be 16 cylinders.
James Brown opened at least six of our House of Blues clubs.
He always delivered, but he demanded the respect of an emperor. But, come on, he's James Brown ! ... I got to play on stage with him. Did he ever fine me ? (Brown was known to fine players for flubbing notes or steps) - I would have loved to have been fined by James Brown !
I accept sceptics, you've got to have challenges.
My parents never had any money. It was cash flow. It flows, and you got your fingers in it for a little while, and it flows away. That's all I know about money. And I don't know, it flows and it's a river, but you can never, ever keep it. As an artist, I can't keep it. But hey, a man who dies with a cent in the bank is a foolish man. So I guess I'm going against the conservators. I'm a spendthrift.
When I was sixteen I was pretending to be Charlie Musselwhite.
I had a long raincoat on, my hair slicked back, and the shades.
I had the most absurd nightmare. I was poor and no one liked me.
There's huge, massive mother ships going up to the Yukon. They've been filmed and are on video.
Personally, I liked working for the university.
They gave us money and facilities. We didn't have to produce anything. You've never been out of college. You don't know what it's like out there! I've worked in the private sector ... they expect results!
I live in a high rise with my family part of the year in New York and I don't know three quarters of the people in the building. We live in the same square-footage and I wouldn't know who they were.
Can't get around the old minimum wage, Mortimer.
One of my symptoms included my obsession with ghosts and law enforcement - I carry around a police badge with me, for example. I became obsessed by Hans Holzer, the greatest ghost hunter ever. That's when the idea of my film Ghostbusters was born.
You look at the floor and see the floor. I look at the floor and see molecules.
I not only believe, I believe that there are many different species of ships, there are many different species of extraterrestrials, and not all of them are up to good.