"I left school at 16 but I wish I'd gone to university - I think I would have studied English literature. I had a knack for that. But I don't think you have the kind of wisdom at 16 to make that decision."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Brendan Coyle on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Brendan Coyle on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Brendan Coyle on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Brendan Coyle on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Brendan Coyle on Michael Jordan
"My dad was a master butcher and I trained to be a butcher when I left school. I didn't enjoy it at the time but I love cooking now, so perhaps I would have been a chef."
"I think great humor lies in playing the truth of a situation."
"I think great humor lies in playing the truth of a situation. I see myself as a performer and that applies to a Greek drama or a modern comedy."
"The qualities I am looking for in Miss Right are intelligence and humour."
"You can't be a casual observer of something humorous - you have to engage, you have to find it funny for the relationship between actor and audience to work."