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Harry Dean Stanton

American,  Actor
Total Quotes : 26
Wait See Charge

I have to wait and see what happens. Because nobody's in charge.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Kind Cab Convoluted

Casting is a convoluted kind of trip. No one likes to be typed - even if you're a cab driver, or whatever you do.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Character Actor Every

Every actor is a character actor.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Folly External Anyone

I don't blame anyone but myself for the kind of parts I got. To blame external circumstances is absolute folly.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Kid Pat Billy

I met Dylan on 'Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid.' We buddied around for quite a while after that. We jammed together; he liked my Mexican songs.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Changes Every Day Every

Everything changes every day.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Pink Pretty Hit

'Pretty In Pink' was a huge hit for me.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Over Still Films

'Alien?' Oh, yeah. I still get fanmail almost every week, pictures from all over the world on that movie. That's one of the most popular films I've done.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Blossom Preferred Earlier

I would've preferred to blossom earlier in life.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Love Big Eastern

I'm big into Eastern concepts. The horror of life, the love of children, the whole phantasmagoria - it's all meaningless. Be still, and see what happens. All of life unfolds perfectly. You have to get beyond consciousness.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Good Bad Dealing

I'm just dealing with what's happening, with what is. Joy, happiness, good, bad, all those terms are meaningless to me.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Star Like Star Wars

But I'm not imaginative. I couldn't look into the future, like Star Wars or Robots or anything like that.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Late Late Bloomer Very

To put it mildly, I was just a very late bloomer.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Success Avoided

I've avoided success artfully.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Rest May Thee

I just want to say, good night, sweet prince, may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Zen Practical Most

My feeling or philosophy is closer to Taoism and Zen Buddhism, 'cause it's the most practical.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Enlightened Answer Void

There is no answer. That's what Buddhism says. The Void, oblivion, no answer. To be in that state is an enlightened state.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Paris Never Another

If I never did another film after 'Paris, Texas,' I'd be happy.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Own Everybody Terrifying

The most terrifying thing for most everybody in the whole Western World is to take responsibility for your own life and to experience real freedom.

- Harry Dean Stanton

Die Give Terrifying

The void, the concept of nothingness, is terrifying to most people on the planet. And I get anxiety attacks myself. I know the fear of that void. You have to learn to die before you die. You give up, surrender to the void, to nothingness.

- Harry Dean Stanton