"I think that's what distinguishes Schmidt, really. In the movies now, so much of what is appealing to an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction, and Schmidt is simply human. There's no melodrama there's no device, It's just about a human being."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Jack Nicholson on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Jack Nicholson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Jack Nicholson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Jack Nicholson on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Jack Nicholson on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Age is the first limitation on roles that I've ever had to encounter, and I hit that awhile ago."
"I can't hit on women in public any more. I didn't decide this it just doesn't feel right at my age."
"Early on, if I was alone two three nights in a row, I'd start writing poems about suicide."
"I just like art. I get pure pleasure from it. I have a lot of wonderful paintings, and every time I look at them I see something different."
"Beer, it's the best damn drink in the world."