Jeff Bridges Quotes

Jeff Bridges Quotes: One thing I want to do is create something called Ring Around Congress. It would be a state deal and also a national thing, where the kids, as a field trip, will go and join hands around Congress and give the politicians report cards on how they're voting on hunger issues.
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Jeff Bridges Quote: Any role that big is going to be a challenge for any actor, but for an actor of a young age, it's going to be even tougher.
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Quotes about Jeff Bridges: It's funny. You succeed, but now where are you gonna go from there? I've got to keep proving that I can laugh or cry more real each time.
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Quote about Jeff Bridges: I'm not real good at romance.
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Jeff Bridges Sayings: I wish I were more disciplined.
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Jeff Bridges Saying: When I was really young, my mom enrolled me in dance classes.
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Sayings about Jeff Bridges: There's lots of good movies where you feel that the dialogue could be improvised, but very little was. The
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Saying about Jeff Bridges: Unlike a lot of actors, my father encouraged all his kids to go into show business.
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Jeff Bridges Quotes: Generally speaking, I would say I enjoy the smaller films more because there's a less sense of pressure and ... often the material is more unusual, but in Iron Man it was kind of both worlds colliding because there was a lot of improvisation not to, that we had problems with the scenes, but to discover the actual scenes themselves.
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Jeff Bridges Quote: As far as the lack of hits goes, I think perhaps it's because I've played a lot of different roles and have not created a persona that the public can latch on to. I have played everything from psychopathic killers to romantic leading men, and in picking such diverse roles I have avoided typecasting.
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Quotes about Jeff Bridges: Whenever I work on a part, I look at the world through the filter of the character and I pick things they might use through my observations of real life.
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Quote about Jeff Bridges: Making films is sort of like you're pulling off a magic trick. It's sort of like an illusion. It's not real but you want it to appear real, and all kinds of things go into that, from the clothes you're wearing to the make-up, to the light.
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Jeff Bridges Sayings: I love seeing somebody act real earnest and serious, like Jackie Gleason. He makes me laugh because he reflects back to me my own serious-mindedness and how ridiculous it all is. It's always easier to see somebody else in that position than yourself, and you laugh. It's like the classic slipping on the banana peel, or someone getting hit by a pie in the face. Why do those things make us laugh? Is it from relief, like: Thank God it wasn't me? Or is it something else: I'm being very serious now. I'm pontificating earnestly and solemnly about-POW! PIE IN THE FACE! The bust-up of certainty.
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Jeff Bridges Saying: The problem with the designated driver programme, it's not a desirable job. But if you ever get sucked into doing it, have fun with it. At then end of the night drop them off at the wrong house.
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Sayings about Jeff Bridges: Memories are not just about the past. They determine our future.
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Saying about Jeff Bridges: As a kid, you want to be liked for who you are. You don't want to be liked for who your parents are. You don't want to get a job because of who your parents are. You want to do it on your own, with your own gifts and your own value. So, I decided to spare my kids that and not be as pro-active as my dad was.
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Jeff Bridges Quotes: You don't really have to do the things that your character is doing. But us actors, we use something called sense memory. I've certainly been drunk before, and part of my job is to recall that without getting drunk.
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Jeff Bridges Quote: Nowadays it seems more and more like the 'business' in 'show business' is underlined, and there are campaigns, and it's all part of getting people in to see the movies.
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