"I would like to do a musical, if I could find a cool one. A song-and-dance role is closer to me personally than other characters I play."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Kurt Cobain
"All women do have a different sense of sexuality, or sense of fun, or sense of like what's sexy or cool or tough."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Bill Gates
"If you're going to put yourself above everybody else, you might end up alone."
"Making checklists of things you're looking for in a person is the numero uno thing you can do to guarantee you'll be alone forever."
"While I'm not a celebrity, it's such a weird concept that society has cooked up for us. Astronauts and teachers are much more amazing than actors."
"To be honest, I sort of feel like 'movie actor' isn't of this time. I love it. But it's a 20th-century art form."
"Celebrity doesn't have anything to do with art or craft. It's about being rich and thinking that you're better than everybody else."