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Ralph Waite - Quotes

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I have vanity and greed enough for one person. But at the same time, I feel in my bones you lose a lot of life's value if you don't see yourself as a member of the family of man.

I have vanity and greed enough for one person. But at the same time, I feel in my bones you lose a lot of life's value if you don't see yourself as a member of the family of man.

'The Waltons' was profoundly important after years of wandering around. I was 44 and cut off from family and friends. It nurtured me back to a sense of family and who I am. It was a transforming experience. ---->>>

You only mature when you face problems you can't deal with. ---->>>

The beauty of life is in people who feel some obligation to enhance life. Without that, we're only half alive.

The beauty of life is in people who feel some obligation to enhance life. Without that, we're only half alive.

Just as theater has to be where people live, actors have to go out in the marketplace - not be cut off by a lens. Either an artist grows or he stagnates. ---->>>

I was never taken to a play or concert or church. Yet I was a show-off, a dreamer, a storyteller. ---->>>

I'm not any more moral than my neighbors. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 06-22, 1928
Birthplace: White Plains, New York, U.S.
Die: 02-13, 2014
Occupation: Actor
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Ralph Waite (June 22, 1928 – February 13, 2014) was an American actor and political activist, best known for his role as John Walton, Sr. on The Waltons (1972-1981), which he occasionally directed. He also had a recurring role in NCIS as Jackson Gibbs, the father of Leroy Jethro Gibbs. Waite has had supporting roles in movies like Five Easy Pieces (1970), The Grissom Gang (1971), The Bodyguard (1992), and Cliffhanger (1993) (wikipedia)