"It's funny, but when I arrived in California to start college I was much more interested in becoming a surfer and cruise along in life from one beach to the next. I didn't plan out any huge career for myself."
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Benicio Del Toro on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Benicio Del Toro on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Benicio Del Toro on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Benicio Del Toro on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Benicio Del Toro on Elbert Hubbard
"My grandfather was a lawyer, my dad was a lawyer, my mum was a lawyer, I got an uncle who's a lawyer, I got cousins that are lawyers."
"The very first things that I did, even in theater, were bad guys. They are meaty roles for the most part. With the bad guy you have more freedom to experiment and go further out than with a good guy."
"I think having a vision can make someone an influential man. I'm not talking about acting or anything like that, I'm talking about people I admire, whether it's a writer or a musician or a sports figure or a politician, whatever."