Armand Assante - Quotes

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Literature is air, and I'm suffocating in mediocrity.

Literature is air, and I'm suffocating in mediocrity.

The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern-day Western. ---->>>

You love what you do, you are cursed with it, and then you get known for being cursed with it. ---->>>

I live a very quiet life, although I'm very urban and a diehard New Yorker. ---->>>

My dream as a youngster was to be like Olivier. To be a great stage actor. To be a great Shakespearean actor. To me that is the Olympics of acting. ---->>>

The whole industry is so screwed up by economics. It's disgusting to me. ---->>>

I do not want to act unless I have a a great intimacy with the people I'm working with. ---->>>

I go out there and make a fool of myself. It's inevitable. ---->>>

I never pursued Hollywood banging my drum, because I was never in a film big enough to do that. ---->>>

I stopped courting Hollywood a long time ago. ---->>>

I've worked for 27 years nonstop in theater and films. That's a lot of work. ---->>>

It's a blessing and a curse. But it's not always the best situation to be in. As a profession, I don't recommend acting at all. ---->>>

I've brought my daughters all over the world-they travel with me. I drag them out of school just to keep the relationship. When I'm home I'm a big-time daddy. ---->>>

Acting is a total physical, emotional sensation.

Acting is a total physical, emotional sensation.

I don't champion the idea of being in a Hollywood movie. I never had fun in one of them. ---->>>

I never pursued a career relentlessly. ---->>>

I've got the best deal on Earth. Where else can I sin and know that I'm forgiven for it? ---->>>

Maybe you don't work for seven months a year, but you'll work again. It may be a piece of garbage, so you wear hip boots. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 10-04, 1949
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation: Actor

Armand Anthony Assante, Jr. (born October 4, 1949) is an American actor. He is noted for an Emmy Award winning role as mobster John Gotti in the 1996 HBO miniseries Gotti.(wikipedia)