William H. Macy Quotes

William H. Macy Quotes: Before I made it big I worked as a dishwasher, washing dishes in this place called Dishwasher House where people could just come in and do whatever they wanted to the dishes and we had to clean them with our hands till they bled. A lot of struggling actors worked there-Downey Jr., Joaquin Phoenix, Damon Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans-and we actually all kind of wish we still did.
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William H. Macy Quote: If I like the story and it's well written, and it's a character I want to play and they'll pay me, then I decide to do it.
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Quotes about William H. Macy: I don't watch rushes. My whole thing is to try to stay in the moment with the other actor, and to let it all hang. I'm not sure I'm right on that, though.
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Quote about William H. Macy: What actors are good at doing is walking into a situation that should make you incredibly self-conscious and frightened and doing it anyway. That's the gig, pretending that you are comfortable.
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William H. Macy Sayings: I'm not much of a preparer. I think sometimes as an actor you need to go out and learn some skills, but in terms of preparation for understanding the character, it's all on the page, and if it's not on the page, you're in trouble.
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William H. Macy Saying: I think I've been in situations where they looked at me and just see some rich white guy - they don't see me at all.
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Sayings about William H. Macy: Oh yeah, that's the Holy Grail, Pirates of the Caribbean. Johnny Depp, he's the real deal, isn't he? He doesn't get the girl, and he doesn't care.
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Saying about William H. Macy: I've got two little girls, I'm not scared about sex. I'll teach them, it's not going to kill them. But what could kill them is violence. Guns, drinking and driving, these are the real dangers in our society.
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William H. Macy Quotes: There are some older women out there who are just knockouts, real beauties, and they're not getting the roles they should.
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William H. Macy Quote: Shameless is a rough show, and it's not for everyone, but it's also beautiful.
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Quotes about William H. Macy: We always want to see people strive and see the human spirit triumph against adversity. That's what it's all about because that's what we're doing. We're trying to triumph in our lives.
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Quote about William H. Macy: I'll tell you this about the Oscars - they're real.
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William H. Macy Sayings: I'm a firm believer that character is highly overrated. Character is a trick that we do with the audience's collusion.
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