"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.'"
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Matthew Rhys on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Matthew Rhys 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."Matthew Rhys on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Matthew Rhys on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Matthew Rhys on Bill Gates
"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."
"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 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."
"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."