"I still don't like going to bed alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."James Franco on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."James Franco on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."James Franco on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."James Franco on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."James Franco on Marilyn Monroe
"When I was a child, I wanted to be an actor, but I had really bad buckteeth. I didn't want to get braces, but my mom said I couldn't be an actor if I didn't get the braces. So, I got the braces."
"If I'm working on a film, I'll do sit-ups for before I shoot. Like, 100 in the morning or something."
"When we were doing 'Freaks and Geeks', I didn't quite understand how movies and TV worked, and I would improvise even if the camera wasn't on me. I thought I was helping the other actors by keeping them on their toes, but nobody appreciated it when I would trip them up. So I was improvising a little bit back then, but not in a productive way."
"It feels really sad, to me, to go to a dark bedroom. It's like surrendering to the night or something."
"My name is James Edward Franco. Ted is a nickname for Edward. That's what my parents called me. I also got 'Teddy Ruxpin' a lot. It just got to a point where I got sick of it, so when a teacher called out 'James Franco' my junior year of high school, I didn't correct her."