Top 30 Wittiest Clint Eastwood Quotes
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Clint Easwood was born on May 31, 1930, in San Francisco, California. He is an American actor, director, and producer who became one of the most popular Hollywood stars in the 1960s. He appeared in several TV series until he got his big break in starring the role as Rowdy Yates in Western TV series Rawhide. He then rose to international fame by portraying tough characters in Italian filmmaker Sergio Leone.
Clint Easwood became a respected director-producer for directing great films such as the Academy award, Unforgiven, Mystic River, and Million Dollar Baby. In 2000, Eastwood received the Italian ‘Venice Film Festival’s Golden Lion Award’, honoring his lifetime achievements.
Clint Eastwood Quotes
“If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Fictional character: Nick Pulovski”. “The Rookie”, http://www.imdb.com. 1990.
“Of course we all know Biden is the intellect of the Democratic Party. Kind of a grin with a body behind it.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Eastwood, the empty chair and the speech everyone’s talking about” by Halimah Abdullah .
“Always keep your ego in check and not be afraid to listen. Listening is a great art form.”
“Ever notice how you come across somebody once in a while you shouldn’t have messed with? That’s me.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “‘Tis The Season For Hollywood Blockbusters”. Interview with Michele Norris.
“There’s only one way to have a happy marriage and as soon as I learn what it is I’ll get married again.” CLINT EASTWOOD, Investor’s Business Daily, April 9, 2001.
“Most people are afraid to of change, but if you look it at as something you can always count on, then it can be a comfort.”
“You have to feel confident. If you don’t, then you’re going to be hesitant and defensive, and there’ll be a lot of things working against you.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “‘I figured I’d retire gradually, just ride off into the sunset …'”. Interview with Philip French.
“Go ahead, make my day.” CLINT EASTWOOD, Clint Eastwood, Kathie Coblentz (1999). “Clint Eastwood: Interviews”, p.209, Univ. Press of Mississippi
“I don’t believe in pessimism. If something doesn’t come up the way you want, forge ahead. If you think it’s going to rain, it will.”
“The guys who won World War II and that whole generation have disappeared, and now we have a bunch of teenage twits.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Rough Month for President Obama”, www.foxnews.com. November 19, 2009.
“I’m trying to preach the idea that if we don’t pay attention to history we’re destined to repeat it.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Angelina Jolie”. Interview with Clint Eastwood.
“You have to be realistic about where you are in life and enjoy it.”
“President Obama is the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people.” CLINT EASTWOOD, Clint Eastwood talks about convention chat with chair”.Clint Eastwood talks about convention chat with chair”.
“I mean, I’ve always been a libertarian. Leave everybody alone. Let everybody else do what they want. Just stay out of everybody else’s hair.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Dirty Harry comes clean”. Interview with Jeff Dawson.
“Aging can be fun if you lay back and enjoy it.”
“I was always annoyed by too much explaining.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Eastwood and Hanks talk ‘Sully,’ their film about the ‘humble, smiling hero’ who landed on the Hudson River”. Interview with Rebecca Keegan, http://www.latimes.com. September 1, 2016.
“I always liked characters that were more grounded in reality.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Clint Eastwood as Superman or James Bond? ‘It could have happened,’ he says” by Geoff Boucher.
“The more time you have to think things through, the more you have to screw it up.”
“Plagiarism is always the biggest thing in Hollywood.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “The Leo Tapes”. Interview with Mark Harris.
“That’s the secret to a movie career – just keeping an open mind.” CLINT EASTWOOD, Interview with Michael Parkinson.
“The thing that haunts a man the most is what he isn’t ordered to do.”
“Everything that you do is a challenge. And acting is just building up your concentration and being able to listen and to do the ridiculous.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Clint Eastwood Describes His Near-Death Experience, Says ‘American Sniper’ Is Anti-War (Exclusive)”. Interview with Stephen Galloway.
“I am sort of anti-hunting. I don’t put down what anyone wants to do, but it seems to me that killing a creature for fun is not a progressive idea.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “New Again: Clint Eastwood”. Interview with Graham Fuller and Emma Brown.
“I keep working because I learn something new all the time.”
“I think being able to age gracefully is a very important talent. It is too late for me.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “Eastwood: Unknown ‘Gran Torino’ cast ‘a chance'”. The Associated Press Interview .
“I guess a great movie would be one that has the most great moments in it.” CLINT EASTWOOD, Interview with Michael Parkinson.
“I like to direct the same way that I like to be directed.”
“I’m just a kid. I’ve got a lot of stuff to do yet.” CLINT EASTWOOD, “‘I figured I’d retire gradually, just ride off into the sunset …'”. Interview with Philip French, http://www.theguardian.com. February 25, 2007.
“Drama usually has some sort of intense conflict.” gjjhgjhgkggh CLINT EASTWOOD, “Gentle man Clint”. Interview with Elizabeth Day.
“There are two kinds of people in this world. ‘I’ people and ‘we’ people. I’ve always tried to be a ‘we’ person.”
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