Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Enter one or two keywords
to search these Positive Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on

Positive Quotes
Being Positive  |  Positive Affirmations  |  Positive Thinking  |  Positive Attitude  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Hollywood has the idea that movies have to be dumb.
by Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Hollywood has the idea that movies have to be dumb.
But especially movies for or about teenagers have to be really dumb!
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

I was such a big Dustin Hoffman fan when I was young.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Most scripts are bad.
I read a lot of them.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

If you're going to put yourself above everybody else,
you might end up alone.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


When I was a teenager I loved acting,
but I really just loved it for myself.
I didn't like the fact that anyone else saw the work I was doing.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Actors didn't use to be celebrities.
A hundred years ago, they put the theaters next to the brothels.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Ummm...
well, the only thing I want to do is stuff with people
who care about what they're doing,
which sounds obvious, but it's really not.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

 

I was just watching baby videos of me and I was obviously an exhibitionist.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

To me, a sex scene in a movie generally means a gratuitous
scene that doesn't serve the story but gives a kind of excuse -
we've got these two actors,
we want to see them naked, so let's bring in the music and the soft light.
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt

In 1993 my birthday present was a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.
- Annette Funicello

It's said in Hollywood that you should always forgive your enemies -
because you never know when you'll have to work with them.
- Lana Turner

In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk.
- Rita Rudner

I grew up in Hollywood.
Saying my name here is like mentioning Ford in Detroit.
- Tony Goldwyn

Do you know how many plastic surgeries are done to
the actors and actresses in Hollywood?
- Joseph Jackson

I think for the last fifteen, twenty years or so,
Hollywood has underestimated the appeal of the Western.
I think there is still a huge market.
- Barry Corbin

What is the thing that Hollywood demands most? Sincerity.
No place in the world will pay such a high price for this admirable trait.
- Hattie McDaniel

Growing up in Hollywood it seemed like every kid was the child of some star.
- Liza Minelli

Hollywood is a place that attracts people with massive holes in their souls.
- Julia Phillips

Julia Roberts is a favorite.
Everybody loves her in the Hollywood community.
The public adores her.
- Mary Hart

I wasn't an actor.
They they take the externals.
Here I was, a kid thrown into Hollywood with a brand-new name,
starring in motion pictures.
- Tab Hunter

As the captain, I was going to be having the dominant
role in most of the episodes,
and that was appealing.
I wasn't interested in coming to Hollywood to sit around.
- Patrick Stewart

It's a great challenge to come from little New Zealand
and beat the odds in Hollywood.
- Martin Henderson

Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of
popular mythology since the Greeks.
- Alistair Cooke

This same habitual blindness to spiritual,
substantive dimensions of every significant challenge
continues to handicap Hollywood.
- Michael Medved

Hollywood is horrible...
it's beyond satire.
- Yahoo Serious

Hollywood sold its stars on good looks and personality buildups.
We weren't really actresses in a true sense,
we were just big names - the products of a good publicity department.
- Ann Sothern

You know, it's not the people in Hollywood who go to
see movies that will make a movie successful;
it's the people all around the country;
it's word-of-mouth.
- Pia Zadora

And I wasn't crazy about Hollywood in those days.
- Kitty Carlisle

In Hollywood you can't even smoke in a bar anymore
and yet in the movies they're always showing people smoking.
I don't get it.
- Gerald McRaney

When it comes to turning out movies,
I'm for Hollywood.
- Jeffrey Hunter

I can meet any producer in Hollywood and look them in the eye,
knowing I didn't sleep with them, or do drugs with them.
- Morgan Brittany

It goes back to all of us wanting to be in Hollywood.
We're all dying to win an Oscar.
- Jerry Della Femina

You get to Hollywood and you are in the land of big
money where they don't like to see only one screenwriter's name.
It's much better if you've got four or five.
- Nigel Kneale

Hollywood is going to have to find a way of meeting those profit goals.
- Peter Bart

I think the reason they cast me as the good girls is
because they couldn't find any in Hollywood.
- Victoria Jackson

Hollywood is a sewer with service from the Ritz Carlton.
- Wilson Mizner

Yes, but Hollywood is the strangest place in that they'll
torpedo their own film to prove an emotional point.
- Richard Linklater

Hollywood is a place where the stars twinkle until they wrinkle.
- Victor Mature

My driving abilities from Mexico have helped me get through Hollywood.
- Salma Hayek

I'm not Hollywood.
I'm a Quarter Rat.
I belong here.
- Harry Anderson

Women do feel like they're in a box.
Society, Hollywood, some men-they want to wrap women
up in a neat little package.
- Sherilyn Fenn

Because Chicago was to radio what Hollywood was to
films and Broadway was to the theatre:
it was the hub of radio.
- Mel Torme

In Hollywood everything is so documented.
If you go for a drink with somebody,
it's passed around the world so quickly.
- Catherine Zeta-Jones

It devastates me now that I have been reduced to a Hollywood statistic -
another joke marriage.
- Sophia Bush

My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity,
and people came to terrible bad ends there.
- Kitty Carlisle

I don't want to be the Hollywood girl...
I'm Southern and old-fashioned.
- Jaime Pressly

After I got to Hollywood, I resented that I didn't
get a crack at more dramatic roles because I photographed so beautifully.
- Maureen O'Hara

Hollywood is the definition of sexual discrimination.
- Ally Sheedy

I was in an awful lot of trouble in Hollywood.
- Eddie Bracken

I don't feel that I was a Hollywood-created star.
- Kim Novak

I was looked at as weird, odd, not fitting in with the Hollywood crowd.
- Morgan Brittany

The strange thing is that since I've been offered lots
of films I think that maybe they think that I've sold out to Hollywood.
Which is not the case if anybody's listening.
- Brenda Blethyn

There's a rule in Hollywood: stay away from water and stay away from snow,
and I had both.
- Roland Emmerich

The trap is that you then just start doing stuff about Hollywood,
which I don't really want to do.
- Josh Schwartz

Hollywood is where they shoot too many pictures and not enough actors.
- Walter Winchell

All Hollywood corrupts; and absolute Hollywood corrupts absolutely.
- Edmund Wilson

I live on this nice three acres in Hollywood.
- Penelope Spheeris

You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood,
place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have
room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.
- Fred Allen

In Hollywood, she's revered, she gets nominated for Oscars,
but I've never heard anyone in the public or among my friends say,
'Oh, I love Winona Ryder.'
- Jennifer Lopez

The real Mary Poppins got lost when Hollywood turned her into a cream puff.
- Anita Diament

My parents kept us sheltered from this world of Hollywood.
I don't have any great memories of bouncing on Cary
Grant's knee or something like that.
- Tony Goldwyn

Then if your movie clicks with real audiences,
you'll be sucked into some sort of Hollywood orbit.
It's a devil of a place where the only religion that
really counts is box office.
- Yahoo Serious

In Hollywood, after you get a little success,
the next thing you usually get is a divorce.
- Dan Dailey

Where is this Hollywood scene, where is it? I'd like to find it one day...
If I want to go out and have a good time,
I go to New York.
- Natasha Henstridge

My professional life in Hollywood has been filled with joy and laughter.
- Carroll O'Connor

In the past when I was in Hollywood,
I was like a dog.
I felt humiliated.
My English was not good.
People would even ask me 'Jackie Who?'.
- Jackie Chan

But, I've made films in Japan, in Yugoslavia,
all over Europe, all over the United States,
Mexico, but not Hollywood.
- Sydney Pollack

I was the center square on Hollywood Squares for about fifteen weeks.
- Jerry Mathers

In Hollywood we acquire the finest novels in order
to smell the leather bindings.
- Ernst Lubitsch

I am a child of Hollywood and dreams.
To me, to be on the red carpet is the best place in the world.
- Steven Cojocaru

I worked for a publishing company in Hollywood.
- Mac Davis


Thank you for visiting: Hollywood has the idea that movies have to be dumb. by Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Positive Motivational and Inspirational Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Positive Quotes



All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other
specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.
You may read about our disclaimer, privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, copyright policy, and republishing policy.