"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."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Benicio Del Toro on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Benicio Del Toro on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Benicio Del Toro on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Benicio Del Toro on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Benicio Del Toro on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."
"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."
"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."