"Catcher in the Rye had a profound impact on me-the idea that we all have lots of dreams that are slowly being chipped away as we grow up."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."Judd Nelson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."Judd Nelson on Walt Disney
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."Judd Nelson on T. E. Lawrence
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."Judd Nelson on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."Judd Nelson on James Dean
"I love the rehearsal process in the theatre, and the visceral sense of contact and communication with a live audience."
"My Brat Pack buddies and I didn't exactly handle celebrity very well. Success at an early age is far more difficult to handle than failure."
"With failure, you just try again."
"I just couldn't go back to Suddenly Susan after David Strickland's suicide. I didn't see how we could make the show light and funny any more."
"Remember to be as smart as you are."