"There's no experience like on-the-job training."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Hank Azaria on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Hank Azaria on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Hank Azaria on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Hank Azaria on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Hank Azaria on Mark Twain
"In my cranky old age, I actually prefer recording alone now, on 'The Simpsons,' for example, because I find that the director can just focus on what I'm doing and I can do a lot of variations. A lot of times, when I record with a group, I'll stay after class for another hour or two."
"I tend to not watch things that are current. And then if everybody swears it's amazing then I'll like watch the whole series in a weekend."
"Being funny with a funny voice is more my comfort zone, a broader character that I try to humanize, a kind of silly or wacky persona that I try to fill in."
"You can't be funny for funny's sake. You try to get as outrageous situation as you can but it always has to be believable and based in real character motivations and what people would really do."
"I was a huge fan of comedy and movies and TV growing up, and I was able to memorize and mimic a lot of things, not realizing that that meant I probably wanted to be an actor. I just really, really amused myself and my friends with memorizing entire George Carlin or Steve Martin albums."