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Published on January 5th, 2011 | by Yellow Magpie


Robert Downey Jr. Quotes: Words From An Up And Down Life


Robert Downey Jr. Quotes

Here is a selection of choice Robert Downey Jr. Quotes

‘It’s like I have a loaded gun in my mouth and my finger’s on the trigger, and I like the taste of the gunmetal.’ – Speaking to a judge about his drug addiction.

‘Look, even bad years are pretty good years I think.’

‘When you have a good script you’re almost in more trouble than when you have a terrible script.’

‘If you’re doing a drama that has some comedic elements, you can’t forget that it’s primarily a very serious film that has some light relief.’

‘Nothing’s a break for me. Not even the breaks are breaks.’

‘It`s a blanket statement to say, “That guy`s really sharp and amicable and nice”, because there`s a little bit of an a-hole in every nice guy, and there`s a little bit of genius in every moron.’

Robert Downey Jr. Quotes Photo By David Torcivia

With a terrible script you hustle and try to make it better. But with a good script it can be trouble because you rest on your laurels, so to speak, you think it`s going to translate easily.’

‘It was so nice to go into this fake courtroom. I immediately went up into the judge`s chair. Nice view. A preferable perspective,’  – On the Courtroom set of Ally McBeal

‘I’ve become a picky little bitch. I`ve never bothered to plan projects before. I just used to throw the script across the room and say `why do they keep sending me this horseshit? And then I`d start rehearsals two weeks later.’

‘I think life changes every year. This is just a little more comfortable.’

‘I`ve always been a fella who put most of my eggs in one basket and then take a dump in the basket but I really don`t know.’

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