"A lot of times I would go into a room and audition for whatever sitcom it was and they would expect me to do sort of what my dad was doing and I am not him so they would be disappointed and I would feel nervous and not know exactly how to do it."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Jason Ritter on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Jason Ritter on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Jason Ritter on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Jason Ritter on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Jason Ritter on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I think I would cope like anyone copes with any tragedy. I'm sure I would be very upset for a while and then there would come a point where I would either have to stay in this place of darkness and anger, or I'd have to accept that it happened."
"Even if I tried to be my dad, it would be a mediocre, slightly embarrassing version."
"I knew I really made it when my dad saw me in London and after the performance he had no notes to me and just said 'You are doing your own thing and I am proud of you.'"
"I never get tired of smiling. I'm just the kind of guy who likes to smile."