"I think it's a style of acting that you trust. You trust the instincts."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Jeff Daniels on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Jeff Daniels on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Jeff Daniels on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Jeff Daniels on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Jeff Daniels on Golda Meir
"I know there are people, if I go into a market or a city for the first time, there are people that are there that just want to see the famous person, or the guy from 'Dumb and Dumber' or whatever movie they liked. And that's fine, it gets them in the door, but then it's my job to give them something different."
"And regardless of the fact that in this country, certainly in the arts, we treat comedy as a second-class citizen, I've never thought of it that way. I've always thought it to be important. The last time I looked, the Greeks were holding up two masks. I've always thought of it not only as having equal value, but as the craft of it, being funny."