"I can remember when I finished Edward Scissorhands, looking in the mirror as the girl was doing my make-up
for the last time and thinking, it was like the 90th or 89th day of shooting and I remember looking and going 'Wow, this is
it. I'm saying goodbye to this guy, I'm saying goodbye to Edward Scissorhands.' You know, it was kind of sad. But in fact,
I think they're all still somehow in there."
"With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be,
otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying."
++ The only gossip I'm interested in is things from the Weekly World News - 'Woman's bra
bursts, 11 injured'. That kind of thing. ++
::: I'm an old-fashioned guy...I want to be an old man with a beer belly sitting on a
porch, looking at a lake or something. :::
[When asked by James Lipton on "Inside The Actor's Studio" what attracts him to funny
hats] "I don't know, maybe I just read too much Dr. Suess as a kid."
[After being asked if he is a romantic] "Am I a romantic? I've seen Wuthering Heights
ten times. I'm a romantic."
Talking on the Sleepy Hollow set about what it was like being dragged behind a carriage
in the woods: "I wasn't afraid of getting hurt, I was just afraid that the horses may relieve themselves on the journey."
+ I'm shy, paranoid, whatever word you want to use. I hate fame. I've done everything
I can to avoid it. +
~ When kids hit 1 year old, it's like hanging out with a miniature drunk. You have to
hold onto them. They bump into things. They laugh and cry. They urinate. They vomit. ~
** This is a rumor-filled society and if people want to sit around and talk about whom
I've dated, then I'd say they have a lot of spare time and should consider other topics... or masturbation.**
"The character I've played, that I've responded to, there has been a lost-soul quality