"I think we are living in selfish times. I'm the first one to say that I'm the most selfish. We live in the so-called 'first world,' and we may be first in a lot of things like technology, but we are behind in empathy."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Javier Bardem on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Javier Bardem on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Javier Bardem on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Javier Bardem on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Javier Bardem on John F. Kennedy
"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."