Philip Seymour Hoffman Quotes

I work constantly but I work at a lot of different things. You know, I run a theater company in New York, I direct plays, act in plays, in movies, so I try to keep it eclectic... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what you share with someone else when you're uncool... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

There are a lot of things going on with my life right now that don't just have to do with career. So I have a hard time making decisions about work. That's really a luxury problem... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

The size of my head though is pretty abnormal... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Sometimes I have a great day of filming and sometimes the theater strikes me better. It just depends... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

I have a fine level of recognition in the business and among the acting community now, so I consider myself one of the lucky ones. If I didn't think that, there would be something wrong with me. I'm grateful and thankful for what I've got... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

It's important to say that actors can't act alone, it's impossible. What we have to do is support each other... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

If I was a little bit younger I would worry more. I'd want to do one thing at a time but now I try to do a bunch of different things at a time if I can... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

People actually live with their id exposed. They're not good at concealing what's going on inside... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

When you have a child, as anyone knows who has them, that's basically all you want to talk about... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Sometimes I'm uncomfortable with the level of fame I've got! It all depends on the day and what's going on. I don't desire any more fame. I don't need it... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

The foibles of my body are pretty much out there in the work I do... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

I didn't have any idea that I would be able to have a career in film... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Being unemployed is not good for an actor. No, it isn't, no matter how unsuccessful you are. Because you always remember getting fired from all the restaurants. You remember that stuff very, very strongly... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

Actors are responsible to the people we play... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman

My love for the theater has always been a priority. That hasn't changed. I got into acting that way. The film work that came up was really a surprise... view

By: Philip Seymour Hoffman