Sam Elliott - Quotes

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I think anytime you can affect people in general, in a positive way, then you're a lucky individual.

I think anytime you can affect people in general, in a positive way, then you're a lucky individual.

I'll do anything. I'll shave my head for the right job. I'm partial to my facial hair, I guess, but I also enjoy doing something where I look totally different, which is kind of the reason why I've always worn long hair. I can really change my look radically by getting rid of it. ---->>>

I don't want to be known as a sex symbol. There's a great stigma that goes with that tag. I want to be a Sam Elliott. ---->>>

Any of these Vietnam vets that have been there and know the deal, they don't feel that any Hollywood endeavor about the Vietnam era has ever gotten it right yet. ---->>>

I was single-minded on what I wanted to do since I was like nine or ten. ---->>>

I'm picky, very picky. I wanted to be an actor since I was nine years old, and I figured that was only one way to ever have any longevity, and that's to be careful about what kind of work you do. ---->>>

I'm a four star general in this thing, and you don't rise to the ranks of a four star general by hanging about the house being the perfect dad. ---->>>

It's never going to get better than working opposite an actor like Jeff Bridges. That's as good as it gets. I don't even know what to refer to him as. He's just a great guy. He's iconic on his own merits. ---->>>

The opportunity, number one, to work with Ang Lee is an amazing thing for me.

The opportunity, number one, to work with Ang Lee is an amazing thing for me.

I've spent my entire career on horseback or on a motorcycle. It boxes you in, the way people perceive you. I read a lot of scripts. Most of 'em go to other actors. ---->>>

I just went to see too many movies and I sat in too many dark matinees watching those old serials. ---->>>

I truly loved Jason Reitman. I was there on his first film, 'Thank You For Smoking,' and I'd go work with him to do anything. ---->>>

Making movies is never going to get better than working on a Coen brothers project. ---->>>

Hugh Grant is the main man. He's the number one romantic comedy man in the world. ---->>>

I think I might have been a more interesting actor, had more of a career earlier on, if I had more formal preparation. When I see something ten years later that I was in I think, 'Boy, would I love to do that over.' ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 08-09, 1944
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
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Occupation: Actor
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Samuel Pack Elliott (born August 9, 1944) is an American actor. His lanky physique, thick moustache, deep and resonant voice, and Western drawl have led to frequent roles as cowboys and ranchers. His other credits over the years have included playing The Stranger in The Big Lebowski (1998), Gar in Mask (1985), General John Buford in Gettysburg (1993), Virgil Earp in Tombstone (1993), and Marvel Comics characters Thunderbolt Ross in Hulk (2003) and The Caretaker in Ghost Rider (2007) (wikipedia)