I don't use the techniques I learned at NYU much anymore.

— Skeet Ulrich

The most restlessness Skeet Ulrich quotes that will inspire your inner self

I was nicknamed 'Skeeter' in Little League because I was small and fast, like a mosquito flying across the outfield.

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I'm not the most talkative guy in the world.

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Any time I got in emotional turmoil, I felt sick all the time, like at any minute I would die.

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I didn't even go to my prom. I didn't have one date in high school.

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There's been a boiling down of real emotion into a set pattern instead of individualism.

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I grew up in a small farming town called Concord, outside Charlotte in North Carolina.

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As an actor, you want to keep your demons to some extent, but you also have to exorcise them so you can use them instead of them using you.

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I had gone to school to study marine biology.

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Ambiguity in directors is a hard thing to deal with.

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I think people could justify labeling me if they saw a pattern in what I do, but right now that's impossible.

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As a kid I used to pretend I was John Denver, of all people, and play the guitar and sing Take Me Home, Country Roads.

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In this business, you're either Brad Pitt right away, or you're already going down the ladder.

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About Skeet Ulrich

Quotes 33 sayings
Profession Actor
Birthday October 16

Because of the need to remove all modernism, we stayed in the middle of nowhere all day long, living out of tents. It was cold. It definitely set the scene.

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Ultimately, it's a pretty confusing moment.

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What's the classical moment that every actor or actress deals with? A tragic thing. They get that blank, faraway look in their eyes. But in life, it's not that way.

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Movies don't create psychos. Movies make psychos more creative.

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I'm an actor, coming from New York theater.

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I would take William H. Macy as a teacher any day of the week. He's incredible. He's got a lot of hard-earned experience.

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The Native American side was tragic. It's just unbelievable what has happened to them.

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I've just done a movie - Albino Alligator - with Viggo Mortensen, who's an actor I idolize. He influenced me in a way that has helped me move toward getting lead parts instead of supporting parts, merely through his presence. So now I tell everyone, as a joke, that I'm entering my Viggo Mortensen phase.

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Whatever labels are being pinned on me have nothing to do with me.

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I think when someone becomes an actor, people say, Aw, you could see it in him when he was little. But I think you can see that quality in every little kid.

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I'm disappointed in acting as a craft.

I want everything to go back to Orson Welles and fake noses and changing your voice. It's become so much about personality.

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My mom's been married three times; my dad has been married a lot. I didn't really see my dad that much.

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The more you understand me, the less characters I can play.

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The whole Indian thing, I always say it's really the American holocaust.

It's something we need to look at.

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I feel like I want to crawl out of my skin, especially when people start questioning me.

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I think Im extremely vulnerable and that in some ways I seek out rejection.

Never feeling like youre getting that pat on the back from dad is probably at the heart of that. Im working through it, which is good. As an actor, I think that you want to keep your demons to some extent, but you also have to exorcise them so you can use them instead of them using you.

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I scored a 910 on my SAT. I didn't care about education. I don't know what I cared about.

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Everyone's really lazy in L.A.

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There's a lot of reasons you can think of to say why you act, but I can only say that it just felt good. At the same time, it felt really painful. It's still troubling and stressful to me.

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My problem with interviews, one day I'll think one thing, and the next day I'll think the exact opposite.

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