"I know I have this level of celebrity, of fame, international, national, whatever you want to call it, but it's a pretty surreal thing to think sometimes that you're in the middle of another famous person's life and you think to yourself, 'How the hell did I get famous? What is this some weird club that we're in?'"
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Kevin Costner on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Kevin Costner on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Kevin Costner on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Kevin Costner on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Kevin Costner on Ambrose Bierce
"I believe people who go into politics want to do the right thing. And then they hit a big wall of re-election and the pettiness of politics. In the end, politics gets in the way of the business of people."
"I've had some movies that have been ridiculed, but that's OK with me. I don't feel that really defines me. Should I change who I am to be popular?"
"Field of Dreams is probably our generation's It's A Wonderful Life."
"I'm a big fan of dreams. Unfortunately, dreams are our first casualty in life - people seem to give them up, quicker than anything, for a 'reality.'"
"Failure doesn't kill you... it increases your desire to make something happen."