/files/images/authors/picture/james-stewart_quotes.png

James Stewart - Quotes

There are 14 quotes by James Stewart at 95quotes.com. Find your favorite quotations and top quotes by James Stewart from this hand-picked collection . Feel free to share these quotes and sayings on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr & Twitter or any of your favorite social networking sites.

We had an apartment on west side of Central Park. The rent was very reasonable. We found out later that it belonged to a gangster called Legs Diamond and it was a front to his headquarters. It was fine.

We had an apartment on west side of Central Park. The rent was very reasonable. We found out later that it belonged to a gangster called Legs Diamond and it was a front to his headquarters. It was fine.

Well, I think one of the main things that you have to think about when acting in the movies is to try not to make the acting show. ---->>>

Frank called me one day and said, 'I have an idea for a movie, why don't you come over and I'll tell you?' So I went over and we sat down and he said, 'This picture starts in heaven'. That shook me. ---->>>

I was going to be an architect. I graduated with a degree in architecture and I had a scholarship to go back to Princeton and get my Masters in architecture. I'd done theatricals in college, but I'd done them because it was fun.

I was going to be an architect. I graduated with a degree in architecture and I had a scholarship to go back to Princeton and get my Masters in architecture. I'd done theatricals in college, but I'd done them because it was fun.

I always watch Dean Martin's show... just to see if he falls down. ---->>>

One time they traded me for seven horses. Seven stunt horses. ---->>>

It was amazing that a play that seems dated in this world... A man whose best friend is a six-foot white rabbit... But it caught on, especially with young people - they surprised me most of all.

It was amazing that a play that seems dated in this world... A man whose best friend is a six-foot white rabbit... But it caught on, especially with young people - they surprised me most of all.

I always stayed for the first curtain call and people always said, 'Who's that?' But this got me started in acting. ---->>>

I always told Hitch that it would have been better to put seats around the set and sell tickets. ---->>>

I sort of got into Westerns... It was a sort of desperation move, really. I had several pictures that didn't go very well, and I just realised that I would have to try something else. ---->>>

If I had my career over again? Maybe I'd say to myself, speed it up a little. ---->>>

When it came to kissing, Harlow was the best.

When it came to kissing, Harlow was the best.

I'd like to do Harvey again. I did it two years ago with Helen Hayes in New York. It was a joy. I was so glad to do it again because I never thought I did it right the first time. ---->>>

I lasted one night. They said my playing spoiled people's appetites. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 05-20, 1908
Birthplace: Indiana, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Die: 07-02, 1997
Occupation: Actor
Website:

James Maitland "Jimmy" Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997) was an American actor and military officer who is among the most honored and popular stars in film history. A major Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer contract player, Stewart was known for his distinctive drawl and down-to-earth persona, which helped him often portray American middle-class men struggling in crisis (wikipedia)