Casey Affleck Quotes

I am in the process of starting a nonprofit organization that gives rescued animals a home in a simulated wild environment and, for those who have been tested on, who are disabled, aggressive, etc., their own space to live out their days... view

By: Casey Affleck

When I like someone a lot, I get scared that I'll let them down. My fear of sucking is worst when I feel like someone thinks I'm good... view

By: Casey Affleck

After I left LA... it was like waking up. And so I moved back east and stopped auditioning... view

By: Casey Affleck

For people who have... had curve balls thrown at them, it is easier to digest change and digest change in other people. Change only scares the small-minded. The small-minded and me... view

By: Casey Affleck

Why can't people just say they were moved? Why do they have to say it's sappy?.. view

By: Casey Affleck

When a performance isn't working, it's usually because the actor is trying to do something and they're not able to express their idea very well. It's a muddled expression... view

By: Casey Affleck

They wanted me to do Scream 2, and I hate talking about movies I turned down, because it sounds judgmental. There's nothing wrong with horror movies. I enjoy watching them. The main reason I turn a part down is if I think I won't be good... view

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The first movie was mostly about George and Julia. This one is mostly about me and Catherine and our love story and our whole history. So it's a very different movie... view

By: Casey Affleck

The first dog I had was owned by an abusive couple. He was very skittish. He wouldn't let me hold him. It was explained to me that it was because of how he was treated... view

By: Casey Affleck

People should try eating no animal products for just ONE DAY a week... view

By: Casey Affleck

People bitch about losing their anonymity and then get insulted when someone doesn't recognize them from whatever success they've had... view

By: Casey Affleck

My mom has a good way of engaging me in a conversation about the choices I make, listening, being objective and open-minded, and respecting those choices so long as they don't put me in danger... view

By: Casey Affleck

My family would be supportive if I said I wanted to be a Martian, wear only banana skins, make love to ashtrays, and eat tree bark... view

By: Casey Affleck

I have friends who remember seeing fish hauled onto a boat's deck and beaten to death... view

By: Casey Affleck

It seems like they never say anything bad about actors, they just pump them up... view

By: Casey Affleck

I get offered a lot of the same type of thing... The teenage slasher movies... view

By: Casey Affleck

You sleep with people all the time that you hate... view

By: Casey Affleck

I didn't have to audition. That's common, but it had never happened to me before. Normally, I hate auditioning. I need to stew and think... let the character develop and grow inside me... view

By: Casey Affleck

I love getting ready to do a scene, and thinking about it, and talking about it. But the rest of the time, I'm so nervous and obsessed. I'm just tearing my hair out in the trailer. The whole time I'm really tense... view

By: Casey Affleck

I moved out to LA, got an agent, started auditioning. I didn't know anything about how it worked. And since I was really bad, luckily, I didn't get any of those parts... view

By: Casey Affleck

I tricked myself into doing this movie... view

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I'm tired of playing the brat... view

By: Casey Affleck

If I can't see the humor in it, how am I going to be funny?.. view

By: Casey Affleck

In my movies, there has been little to do in the way of animal rights. I have never worked in a movie with animals. No horse-riding, no trained dogs, lions, bears. A few actors, but what could I do? We had to have them... view

By: Casey Affleck

I have a very bad relationship with mice... view

By: Casey Affleck