"I think the Cold War works as a great analogy or simile for different kinds of conflict. It's funny, when you look back at it, it's one of the last times that the boundaries were clear. Now, as we see on 'Homeland,' there are no clear boundaries and enemies."
"A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man."Matthew Rhys on Lana Turner
"I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party."Matthew Rhys on Ron White
"A word to the wise ain't necessary - it's the stupid ones that need the advice."Matthew Rhys on Bill Cosby
"Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes."Matthew Rhys on Jim Carrey
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."Matthew Rhys on Elbert Hubbard
"Me and my friend Ioan Gruffudd are like chalk and cheese when it comes to clothes. He lives for his clothes and has an amazing wardrobe. If we're going out I'll turn up at his house and say, 'I haven't got anything to wear,' and he'll tut and sigh and then lend me something swanky."
"I wasn't one of the cool kids by any stretch. I just bumbled along really."
"Well, it's a little harder in New York. It's not as forgiving to a film crew. You hold up a bunch of New Yorkers who can't cross the street, they're not going to take it well. Southern California? They'll wait. It's cool man. In New York, they're like, 'Are you kidding me? I gotta get to work.'"
"I'm 33 now and I seem to have hit a fitness plane. Shifting the wobbly bits isn't as easy as it used to be."
"I was shocked by the amount of Welsh people in L.A. We'd go to this British pub to watch the 'Six Nations' early in the morning and I remember the first time I walked in it was just a sea of red."