Christian Bale Quotes


23 Christian Bale quotes:



"If everyone really knew what a jerk I am in real life, I wouldn't be so adored in the slightest."
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"I only sound intelligent when there's a good script writer around."
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"I don't think I'm like any of the characters I've played - they're all really far from who I am."
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"An actor should never be larger than the film he's in."
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"I have a fear of being boring."
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"All of the muscles were gone, so that was a real tough time of rebuilding all of that. But you have a deadline, you have an obligation. You've said that you will commit to this part, and I just can't live with myself for not really giving it as much as I can."
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"But I enjoyed getting sick, I didn't mind it at all. So in that short amount of time, I did actually go from 121 right back up to 180, which is way too fast obviously. And that resulted in some doctors visits to get things sorted out."
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"Essentially, I'm untrained, so I just go with my imagination and try to put myself as solidly as I can into the shoes of whatever person I'm going to be playing."
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"I don't personally look to my own life experiences for answers about how to play a scene."
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"I tend to think you're fearless when you recognize why you should be scared of things, but do them anyway."
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"I went backwards and forwards over it until I was 22. And then in the past few years I began to say to myself, OK, look, I'm not messing around. This is something I want to attack, instead of thinking, I'll just see what happens with it."
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"I've had some painful experiences in my life, but I feel like I'm trivializing them by using them for a scene in a movie. I don't want to do that. It just makes me feel kind of dirty for having done that."
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"It's about pursuing it rather than waiting to see what comes along. That's partly because I found myself getting typecast, as everyone does unless they pursue roles that are very different from what they've done before."
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"It's not who I am underneath but what I do that defines me."
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"It's the actors who are prepared to make fools of themselves who are usually the ones who come to mean something to the audience."
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"My hope is that people will be repulsed by the character's complete lack of ethics and obsession with consumerism - that's what I was saying about the difference between the character's message and the film's message."
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"No, only disappointment in myself on those occasions I didn't manage to rise to the occasion as I felt I should've done. I can always see how to do it, and then the challenge is, Can I manage that each and every day?"
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"Obviously there are times with acting when exactly what is required is just going through the motions, and when doing nothing is the best thing. But at other times, you have to make that leap beyond the immediate environment of people putting up lights on the set."
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"We are starting off with our own different characters and our own laws and everything, looking at Bruce Wayne and how he came to be the person that he was and how he comes to be this man that jumps around in the Bat suit."
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"When it comes to films, people often don't differentiate between the message of a bad central character and the message of the film itself. They are two separate things."
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