"My problem was that I was blond. There were no heroes with blond hair. Robert Taylor and Henry Fonda, they all had dark hair. The only one I found was Van Johnson, who wasn't too cool. He was a nice, homely American boy. So I created my own image. It worked."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Michael Caine on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Michael Caine 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."Michael Caine on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Michael Caine on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Michael Caine on Bill Gates
"I felt a tremendous sadness for men who can't deal with a woman of their own age."
"Save your money. You're going to need twice as much money in your old age as you think."
"The difference between a movie star and a movie actor is this - a movie star will say, 'How can I change the script to suit me?' and a movie actor will say. 'How can I change me to suit the script?'"
"For all my education, accomplishments, and so called 'wisdom'... I can't fathom my own heart."
"In the sixties, everyone you knew became famous. My flatmate was Terence Stamp. My barber was Vidal Sassoon. David Hockney did the menu in a restaurant I went to. I didn't know anyone unknown who didn't become famous."