Peter Fonda - Quotes

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When Jane and I spoke out, people thought, What ungrateful children those two kids are to be that nasty about their father.

When Jane and I spoke out, people thought, What ungrateful children those two kids are to be that nasty about their father.

It's wonderful to me that bees have this simple, age-old thing going on. ---->>>

I don't trust anybody who didn't inhale. ---->>>

I love to direct my daughter, and act with her, and we both want to work with Jane again. ---->>>

I truly miss the genius of the music of John Lennon, as I'm sure everybody does. ---->>>

The word courage - God, I love that word. Words are so important to me. ---->>>

It took us a long time to find out that we had been lied to by our parents' generation. The moralities that were followed during our parents' generation were basically arbitrary. This caused a rift between the two generations, which was brought on by the beatniks. ---->>>

I was named Beekeeper of the Year by the Florida State Beekeeping Association. ---->>>

I have always maintained that society has no business dictating morality. ---->>>

I want to die in the saddle. I love writing, producing, acting, directing. ---->>>

I've always internalized things. ---->>>

My actual intake of different substances was far below what people thought it was, no matter how weird or outrageous they think I am. ---->>>

Bob Dylan is out of the mentorship of Allen Ginsberg. ---->>>

I always seemed to disappoint them. They expected me to be different than Henry or exactly like Henry. I was neither. ---->>>

My abilities grow with each job, whether it's writing or directing. When I stop learing, I'll stop working. ---->>>

I know I'm responsible for not having got the kind of roles that I'd have liked to. ' ---->>>

Every director is so different from every other one.

Every director is so different from every other one.

I was famous from birth. ---->>>

People ask me from time to time what it was like growing up with Henry Fonda as my father. I say, Ever see Fort Apache? He was like Colonel Thursday. ---->>>

I want to be on set and die hearing those words: Where's Peter? ---->>>

I wasn't really aware that my father was working for quite a while. I thought it was my mother who had all the money! ---->>>

Brando's a family friend. His mother gave my father a shot to be in a play at the Omaha Community Playhouse. That was the first production he was in. ---->>>

Getting out from under the shadow of Henry Fonda was difficult. ---->>>

Remember, Alan Greenspan was a member of Ayn Rand's collective. To understand this is to understand why we are doomed with the Federal Reserve. ---->>>

Henry Fonda's son: That's how everybody identified me until Easy Rider came along. Good old Captain America. ---->>>

You don't become the character. ---->>>

I knew Henry Fonda was my father, but I didn't know who I was. They all thought of me as Henry Fonda's son. Unfortunately for them, they never got to know me. ---->>>

Lennon was not very fond of me. Lennon didn't like to be around somebody else who was likely to be the center of attention and didn't like being on deck with somebody who was intellectually as hot as he was. ---->>>

If I have enough ego to say I'm a writer, a director, a producer, and an actor, I should have the energy and the knowledge to write a scene for this great actor named Henry Fonda and direct him in it and have it work. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 02-23, 1940
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation: Actor

Peter Henry Fonda (born February 23, 1940) is an American actor. He is the son of Henry Fonda, brother of Jane Fonda, and father of Bridget and Justin Fonda (by first wife Susan Brewer, stepdaughter of Noah Dietrich). Fonda is an icon of the counterculture of the 1960s.(wikipedia)