Curtis Armstrong Quotes

My vision had always been that I was gonna be a stage actor and that was it.

Vision Quotes

The movies that I did in the '80s were either good or bad, but I never was oppressed with any feeling - I mean, I thought it was ridiculous to play high school or college students when I was 30. But at the same time, that was really done then.

Time Quotes, Thought Quotes, Feeling Quotes

For an actor to have a role that they're recognized and remembered for over the years, it's unusual. It's very lucky if it happens once - and it's luck that it's happened to me a couple of times.

Time Quotes, Luck Quotes

 

I'm at least getting my foot in the door as far as doing straight dramatic parts, which no one would have ever considered me for in the '80s. I never objected to that because I love doing comedy, and I'm not the kind of actor that insists that unless you're doing a serious dramatic role, you're not acting.

Love Quotes

I try to work and enjoy life, and that's about all.

Life Quotes, Work Quotes

You can do gross-out until the cows come home but if there isn't something to balance it, then it's not going to work at all.

Work Quotes, Balance Quotes

To be honest, I haven't seen a lot of the current crop of teen movies because there's only so much time and there's nothing that really drives me to do it.

Time Quotes

4 Top Curtis Armstrong quotes about Character

As an actor I'm part of a long line of character people you can take back to the silent movies.

Character Quotes

As an actor I'm part of a long line of character people you can take back to the silent movies. There's always the little guy who's the sidekick to the tall, good-looking guy who gets the girl.

Character Quotes

I'm a character actor but unlike a lot of character actors, I don't look radically different from film to film and there was a bunch of them at once.

Character Quotes

There's something about the way of playing a repellent character, that if you can play him with a certain amount of charm, you can get away with a lot.

Character Quotes