John Lithgow - Quotes

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I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife.

I'm a fun father, but not a good father. The hard decisions always went to my wife.

Take care, be kind, be considerate of other people and other species, and be loving. ---->>>

Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.

Academics tend to have wonderfully infantile senses of humor.

Look at the darkest hit musicals - Cabaret, West Side Story, Carousel - they are exuberant experiences. They send you out of the theater filled with music. ---->>>

Time sneaks up on you like a windshield on a bug. ---->>>

Everybody's a dreamer.

Everybody's a dreamer.

I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got to be careful and make sure we don't foul our own nest.

I'm very concerned for the future of the earth and its amazing creatures. We've got to be careful and make sure we don't foul our own nest.

I gave up shame a long time ago. ---->>>

It's a very tough time for the playwright. Broadway has become almost a musical comedy theme park with all these long-running shows. ---->>>

There's nothing like spending an evening with an audience every night. ---->>>

I never get tired of hearing compliments. ---->>>

Shakespeare is like mother's milk to me. ---->>>

I'm a con artist in that I'm an actor. I make people believe something is real when they know perfectly well it isn't. ---->>>

Up there with my awards, I have a great big statue of Groucho Marx, just to put everything in perspective. ---->>>

I consider myself a very lucky actor that, approaching 60, I'm still employed and employable. ---->>>

I have a lot of faith in people. ---->>>

For me, working on stage is much more exhausting than all the other mediums, but it's also much more thrilling. ---->>>

I find I have to walk a little faster in public these days, but it's very easy to remember when nobody had any idea who I was. ---->>>

I keep looking for things I haven't done yet. ---->>>

What you aspire to on a sitcom is the feeling of live comedy. ---->>>

When you end a successful sitcom, the most sensible thing to do is go back to the theater. ---->>>

I'd sleep under a Vermeer. ---->>>

In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you say, Oh THAT'S what I was doing. ---->>>

I was in 20 Shakespearean plays by the time I was 20. ---->>>

If it's well written and well directed and you've got good actors to work with, acting is easy. But making sure all the ducks are in a row is the hard part. It's very rare. ---->>>

The Broadway audience is made up of a greater percentage of tourists now. There's not nearly as much variety and danger and challenge in what's being offered. ---->>>

If you read in front of your kids, it's very likely that they'll become readers, too. ---->>>

I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom is a wonderful gig. You work from 10 to 4 every day, it's fun, and you get to live at home. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 10-19, 1945
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, U.S.
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Occupation: Actor
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John Arthur Lithgow ( LITH-goh; born October 19, 1945) is an American actor, musician, singer, comedian, voice actor, and author. He has received two Tony Awards, five Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, an American Comedy Award, four Drama Desk Awards and has also been nominated for two Academy Awards and four Grammy Awards (wikipedia)