"My mother is very, very smart and commands respect because she has a lot of respect for herself."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Jared Leto on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Jared Leto on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Jared Leto on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Jared Leto on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Jared Leto on Abraham Lincoln
"I take computers practically apart and put them back together. I have a supercomputer I built over the years out of different computers."
"Music is subjective to everyone's unique experience."
"He's an innocent in a lot of ways. He's a very simple person who really doesn't have the resources or the strength, ultimately, to handle the situation."
"I've always liked Saturn. But I also have some sympathy for Pluto because I heard it's been downgraded from a planet, and I think it should remain a planet. Once you've given something planetary status it's kind of mean to take it away."
"I was never interested in 'Teen Beat' like roles. I just wanted to work."