"My dad never blew anything up, but he probably had friends who did. He and my mom have always preached that the pen is mightier than a Molotov cocktail."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Friedrich Nietzsche
"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."