"It's funny. You succeed, but now where are you gonna go from there? I've got to keep proving that I can laugh or cry more real each time."
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Jeff Bridges on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Jeff Bridges on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Jeff Bridges on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Jeff Bridges on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Jeff Bridges on Elbert Hubbard
"One of the tough things about being an actor, probably the hardest thing, is getting your foot in the door, and my father handled that for me at a very early age."
"Any role that big is going to be a challenge for any actor, but for an actor of a young age, it's going to be even tougher."
"For me, growing up, the downside of it was that as a kid you don't want to stand out. You don't want to have a famous father let alone get a job because of your famous father, you know? But I'm a product of nepotism. That's how I got my foot in the door, through my dad."
"I'm very manipulative towards directors. My theory is that everyone on the set is directing the film, we're all receiving art messages from the universe on how we should do the film."
"I'm very much into the costuming of any character that I portray and it's one of the great things about making movies is it's a collaborative art form so you get all these artists who are looking specifically about for this instance your character's costume and what that might tell about your character."