"All I do, really, is go to work and try to be professional, be on time and be prepared."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Ben Affleck on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Ben Affleck on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Ben Affleck on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Ben Affleck on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Ben Affleck on Maya Angelou
"My mother taught public school, went to Harvard and then got her master's there and taught fifth and sixth grade in a public school. My dad had a more working-class lifestyle. He didn't go to college. He was an auto mechanic and a bartender and a janitor at Harvard."
"Rumors about me? Calista Flockhart, Pam Anderson, and Matt Damon. That's who I'm dating."
"I'm much more interested in what an actor has to say about something substantial and important than who they're dating or what clothes they're wearing or some other asinine, insignificant aspect of their life."
"Sure, I suffered a lot. But it's not like the end of the world and it's not who I am. I lead quite a pleasant life and I'm able to divorce a perceived reality from my actual experience of life."
"I find forgiveness to be really healthy."