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I think the enemy is self-censorship. In a free society the biggest danger is that you're afraid to the point where you censor yourself.
Just because someone gets arrested doesn't mean what they are doing is wrong. Some laws are unfair and unjust.
It was dangerous to hit the wrong kid in my neighborhood, because a lot of the guys I played with had fathers in the Mafia.
Americans accept that gangsters are running the government.
Every man dies. Not every man lives.
I'm six foot four and a half and I have a temper. It's reserved for very important issues. If someone is asking me to make an artistic concession, then I'll become a madman.
Most good actors have a huge intelligence about the human condition and a real open heart to different kinds of people and behavior.
If I'm a commodity, it wouldn't be a wise idea to buy stock in me - although, in the long run, maybe I'm a slow growth investment.
You get money out of acting. You get gray hair out of directing. Actually, I get more of a rush from directing.
Toy Soldiers was my introduction to film. I certainly didn't think I was doing art by any stretch of the imagination.
Any time you're trying to do a movie with a happy ending, it's very difficult because it's been done before and you don't want to be manipulative.
American people are not evil. Given information, they will do the right thing. But they're not given the information.
There's the theory that nudity doesn't really make something sexy; the characters and their relationship make it sexy.
Considering the fact that I've used it in the past, and know what it is, and seen the results of it, I don't view marijuana as a dangerous drug.
I was a sports fan, but I also went to peace marches.
When you have a person in power who punishes people for speaking their mind, it's truly dangerous.
I couldn't care less about being a presenter at the Oscars.
I'm the kind of person who does not remember bad things.
If you're in the position to help someone and you do it, it's very rewarding.
Bush is very clever. When the debate should have been about the deterioration of our cities and the lack of action by government, he sent in his idiot to make an outrageous statement about Murphy Brown.
I don't think people have been able to deal with the fact that African American filmmakers can make movies about life and relationships.
I don't view myself as a political leftie. I view myself as a storyteller who is fair to both sides.
My philosophy is, don't take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom.
When you make the judgement as a network that there are only three candidates, you are censoring points of view.
I'm fairly competant as a director and actor, but I am Mr. Neurotic as a writer. I just don't have enough confidence in my abilities to take criticism well. I take it personally. Start with 'It's a masterpiece,' and then tell me what you think could be changed.
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