"Even in the darkest regions, people have discovered their right of freedom."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Javier Bardem on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Javier Bardem on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Javier Bardem on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Javier Bardem on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Javier Bardem on Mahatma Gandhi
"I don't know how to drive a car."
"When you put gas in your car you are making a political statement, because you are supporting the empires that control and continue the destruction of some countries."
"I was emotionally and physically punched in the stomach. This is not a place where you go and deliver the lines and then you come back. It's kind of a life-changing experience. But it can't get better than this for any actor - this is like an opera."
"There is no middle ground in Hollywood you're a failure or you're a success. That mentality is wild."
"I do respect people's faith, but I don't respect their manipulation of that faith in order to create fear and control."