"Well, I needed the work - that's the honest answer. I haven't worked for a while, a couple of years. So I thought it would be nice to get back to work and earn some money."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Gary Oldman on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Gary Oldman on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Gary Oldman on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Gary Oldman on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Gary Oldman on Mark Twain
"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."