"Speaking very generally, I find that women are spiritually, emotionally, and often physically stronger than men."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Gary Oldman on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Gary Oldman on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Gary Oldman on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Gary Oldman on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Gary Oldman on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."