"It's funny: I'm a lifelong musician, but because I principally play the piano it's been a solitary thing."
"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."Gary Oldman 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."Gary Oldman on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Gary Oldman on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Gary Oldman on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Gary Oldman on Elbert Hubbard
"So Harry Potter came in and it is nice that I have kids of the right age. I took them to London and they walked around the set and met Harry Potter and that is thrilling."
"Growing up in a particular neighborhood, growing up in a working-class family, not having much money, all of those things fire you and can give you an edge, can give you an anger."
"My passion and energy get mistaken for anger."
"I drank for about 25 years getting over the loss of my father and I took the anger out on myself. I did a good job at beating myself up at sometimes. I don't drink anymore but my alcoholic head occasionally says different. 'Nil By Mouth' was a love letter to my father because I needed to resolve some issues in order to be able to forgive him."
"What other people think of me is none of my business."