I was a sports fan, but I also went to peace marches.— Tim Robbins
The most relaxing Tim Robbins quotes that will activate your desire to change
There's nothing more boring than unintelligent actors, because all they have to talk about is themselves and acting. There have to be other things.
Considering the fact that I've used it in the past, and know what it is, and seen the results of it, I don't view marijuana as a dangerous drug.
I'm the kind of person who does not remember bad things.
To the world you may be just one person but to one person you may be the world The road to finding 'the one' is paved with a bit of promiscuity.
Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
I ran spotlight. Swept up. Did box office. Ran the lighting board. But acting was the most fun.
I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class.
There's the theory that nudity doesn't really make something sexy;
the characters and their relationship make it sexy.
I don't think people have been able to deal with the fact that African American filmmakers can make movies about life and relationships.
When you have a person in power who punishes people for speaking their mind, it's truly dangerous.
I think the enemy is self-censorship.
In a free society the biggest danger is that you're afraid to the point where you censor yourself.
I mean, what are they scared of? Who's going to vote for anyone from the Communist Party, for God's sake?
I'm fairly competant as a director and actor, but I am Mr.
Neurotic as a writer. I just don't have enough confidence in my abilities to take criticism well. I take it personally. Start with 'It's a masterpiece,' and then tell me what you think could be changed.
I don't know if I ever really bought into the eternal damnation bit.
I like Spike Lee a lot. He's incredibly gifted and I don't think he gets the credit he deserves as a filmmaker.
Bush is very clever. When the debate should have been about the deterioration of our cities and the lack of action by government, he sent in his idiot to make an outrageous statement about Murphy Brown.
If you find yourself in a movie that you have questions about, it's not a compromise to your integrity.
There are dumb actors. But there are dumb politicians and dumb bakers.
Altman was told they wouldn't do the film with me.
He could easily have abandoned me, but he stood by me and really bailed me out.
I've used drugs that I do consider to be dangerous, drugs that are potentially detrimental to kids and society at large.
I've long ago compromised my eight hours a night.
It was dangerous to hit the wrong kid in my neighborhood, because a lot of the guys I played with had fathers in the Mafia.
I'm six foot four and a half and I have a temper.
It's reserved for very important issues. If someone is asking me to make an artistic concession, then I'll become a madman.
I've been lucky-my looks haven't put me into one category.
I don't look like a blue blood. I don't look like a criminal. I don't look like anything.
Toy Soldiers was my introduction to film.
I certainly didn't think I was doing art by any stretch of the imagination.
I don't care about Clinton's haircuts or his affairs or any of that stuff.
I have personal beliefs and they are sometimes reflected in the movies I make, but I also reflect other points of view.
I don't view myself as a political leftie. I view myself as a storyteller who is fair to both sides.
Is Walt turning over in his grave? A man named Joe Roth runs Disney right now-he gave me the go-ahead and total freedom to do whatever I wanted to do.
My philosophy is, don't take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom.
Any journey in life, if not done for human reasons of understanding and love, would be a very empty and lonely one.
My father described me as the oldest baby he'd ever seen.
I apparently was very serious and reflective.
Americans accept that gangsters are running the government.
In this time when a citizenry applauds the liberation of a country as it lives in fear of its own freedom, when people all over the country fear reprisal if they use their right to free speech, it is time to get angry. It is time to get fierce.
It's difficult when you have to turn down a tremendous amount of money because you don't like what the script is saying and you don't have any money.
I don't want people to be inspired or offended by what I do.
If you determine your behavior by what [other people] want, you're screwed.
What you get is what you get. What you do with what you get, that’s more the point.
There is no question that [Dan] Quayle is an uneducated idiot.
But someone, somewhere cleverly realized that the best diversion from Bush is to put on a clown show.
As we applaud the hard-edged realism of the opening battle scene of Saving Private Ryan, we cringe at the thought of seeing the same on the nightly news.We are told it would be pornographic.
You should never try irony or self-effacing humour.
I'm not gangly; I'm very coordinated. I do have a bit of a baby face. But I guess that just means I'll be working longer.
I learned never to listen to acting teachers because they don't know what the hell they're talking about.
There's always someone telling you not to do something. The main thing is just to ignore them.
If you're in the position to help someone and you do it, it's very rewarding.
There are a great number of Republicans who are economically conservative but have hearts and a consciousness about their country.
If I'm a commodity, it wouldn't be a wise idea to buy stock in me - although, in the long run, maybe I'm a slow growth investment.
I couldn't care less about being a presenter at the Oscars.
Directing is creating a whole. You're able to combine different elements and create a film that is unique and true to your vision.
I love iconoclasts. I love individuals. I love people that are true to themselves, whatever the cost.