Anthony Quinn

Anthony Quinn

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Author Profession: Mexican Actor
Born: April 21, 1915
Died: June 03, 2001
Birth Sign: Taurus

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I have lived in a flurry of images, but I will go out in a freeze frame.

Thirteen, 13 children, and I love - I love them all. And I think I've been a good father to all of them.

Bob Taylor and I playing brothers. And I was a Mexican bandit. And he was the sheriff of the town. And we loved each other. We loved each other very much.

On the stage, you have to find truth, even if you have to lose the audience.

I never get the girl. I wind up with a country instead.

Well, I mean, you have an emotion, you want to express it. You don't just look in the camera and do it. You want to hide from the embarrassment of your brother saying you're not allowed to come into my town.

Oh, the Irish were building the railroads down through Mexico, through Chihuahua. They finished the railroads when they finished out in the West Coast, and they went down and put the trains into Mexico.

I liked sculpting better than painting. You have more freedom in sculpting.

I mean, you know, actors lives - you're forgotten. Look at Barrymore, and look at all the great actors. They're forgotten after awhile.

In Europe an actor is an artist. In Hollywood, if he isn't working, he's a bum.

No parent is there forever. So I won't be here forever with these kids.

Well, I mean, bread, I mean, I've got to have bread too to live.

I mean, a Mexican boy couldn't be anything else but an Indian. And why did you take the name of Quinn, they used to say to me. Hey, you're an Indian, so I played Indians.

I studied all about Gauguin. He was a banker. He was a banker who - he used to paint on Sundays. And one day he hated himself for painting on Sundays.

And I loved Frank Lloyd Wright. I think he was the greatest man I have ever met in my life.

I didn't intend to become an actor.

I have a son in Barcelona whom I am madly in love with.

I lost my father was I 10 years old, and I always looked for a father. I missed my father very much.

I never satisfied that kid but I think he and I have made a deal now.

The painter leaves his mark. And I just put in two statues in Rhode Island that I'm working on. And I think that's going to make me last longer than me.

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. Oscar Wilde

My definition of a friend is somebody who adores you even though they know the things you're most ashamed of. Jodie Foster

If only media people would stop reaching for the low-hanging fruit, which is cynicism and pessimism, and stopped trying so hard to be hip and cool and have a swagger. Emilio Estevez

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