Quotes

“I’d be lying if I said I didn’t have some crazy nights in my day. But I’m a little older now. I’m going to bed to Turner Classic Movies.”

“I sleep in the nude because if anyone breaks into ur house, I can’t think of anything more frightening than a naked 6′ 3′ man coming at you.”

“We are pros so you don’t flirt. Let’s call it chemistry. Blake has become a really good friend & is really smart, talented and charismatic.” – about Blake Lively

“According to those rumors I’m on a speed-dating-mission. Even my mom is confused. It’s impossible to be that potent as it is said about me.”

“I know that whenever I’ve done something I was very afraid to do – regardless of the outcome – it was a win for me.”

“I don’t buy into the whole negative comments thing. You should stay right away from negative comments – it’s pretty much a great way to fail.”

“I learn more about people from Phillip Roth books than any other author. The last one I really enjoyed was ‘Indignation’.”

“To disappoint myself.” [on his biggest fear]

“I’d like to have children. But that’s easier said than done. And I’d like to travel to Bhutan.” [about his future plans]

“Perfect teeth are a turn-off. I think perfect people in general are creepy. I’m more of a hippie, I like human flaws.”

“I’m drawn to people who are wholly original and have the courage to match that conviction.”

“I actually like meeting people, and being recognisable means I have a lot of great conversations with people I might not have had otherwise.”

“I am very green! I have solar panels all over my house, I re-use water, I have a compost heap.”

‘He makes everything great in my world right now, I just wake up with that guy and I feel happy.’ – about his dog Baxter

“I’m closer to moderation now than I’ve ever been, but years ago I would have had trouble with that.”

“I’m not an idiot. I know my situation in life. I’m in a very lucky and fortunate place.”

“Any kind of crisis can be good. It wakes you up. I gotta say, I’m a different person than I was six months ago.”

“It’s a rare thing if you get it [chemistry], so if I was going to do another romantic comedy I would hope it would be with Ms. Bullock.”

“It’s not like I’m shopping in a supermarket and someone comes up and says, ‘Sexiest man alive, can I help you with something?’ It only comes up in interviews.”

“On that note, that being said, it was damn hard kissing her. You’ve never experienced anything until you’ve had a mature, darting tongue in your mouth.” (On kissing the older woman in Van Wilder (2002))

“Acting has given me a way to channel my angst. I feel like an overweight, pimply faced kid a lot of the time – and finding a way to access that insecurity, and put it toward something creative is incredibly rewarding. I feel very lucky.”

“I was helping to build an orphanage in Malawi recently, and everyone asked if I tempted to adopt while I was there. Actually, I’m the last person who should be allowed to adopt. I’d be the first person in adoption history in which the kid would actually ask to go back to the orphanage!”

“Usually some of the best stuff comes from having something great on the page already, so you’re sort of inspired by it.”

“They thought it was just prosthetics on my stomach!”

“There’s even a moment in the movie where I look over at Jess, and it’s not even scripted, and I’m like, “He hates me, doesn’t he?” And she’s like, “Yes.””

“It’s a nice visual. I had just done Blade and I put on more weight for Blade and I thought I might as well use it so I kept it and added a little more. I wanted him to be a big bear.”

“It was comical because you’re at a firing range, all these people are so seriously shooting their little guns.”

“I know that it was disconcerting to find out that Kathy Lutz passed away in the middle of the movie which was pretty odd and we took a moment to pause for her. They did fish a body out of the lake the first week we were there.”

(About ‘Smokin’ Aces’) “It’s the first set I’ve ever been on where people who weren’t working on a particular day would just come by to watch and see what’s happening. It was a pretty lively cast and for such a diverse group of people it was a surprisingly cordial and cohesive unit.”

“I’ve definitely done my share of debaucheries–and life threatening booze.”

“New York’s the best. I visit a lot, and I did a movie there when I was 19 or 20.”

“I just love bikes. It’s not the safest passion to have, but I guess it’s better than Russian roulette.”

“I love doing six versions of any joke, so if they’ll give me six takes, I’d love to do it. David was great that way.”

“I believe in energy like dark energies. I believe that when a family moves into a house where six murders took place, there’s going to be some bad juju in that house. But then again what the hell is wrong with you to be moving in that house to begin with?”

“Four months after we finished shooting, I’d been in New Orleans shooting another movie and my agent and I were having a bite to eat – actually in London – and he’s sitting there and goes, “Wow, I just can’t believe how ripped you are.”

other Celebrities about Ryan

Ryan Gosling: “I get that a lot. I do think it’s because we’re both Canadian. I can’t tell you how many times people go, ‘Are you Ryan?’ And I go, ‘Yeah.’ And they say, ‘Can I get a picture?’ Then they take the picture and realize, in that moment, that I’m not Ryan Reynolds. I can see the disappointment in their faces.”

David Hasselhoff: “Hey Ryan Reynolds saw the view How did you know I wear leather everyday and even have leather speedos ?? !! David H”

Ryan Gosling: “I get that a lot. I do think it’s because we’re both Canadian. I can’t tell you how many times people go, ‘Are you Ryan?’ And I go, ‘Yeah.’ And they say, ‘Can I get a picture?’ Then they take the picture and realize, in that moment, that I’m not Ryan Reynolds. I can see the disappointment in their faces.”