"People always have an opinion. Doesn't mean it's right, doesn't mean it's wrong, but we have to respect their opinion."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Michael Clarke Duncan on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Michael Clarke Duncan on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Michael Clarke Duncan on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Michael Clarke Duncan on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Michael Clarke Duncan on Abraham Lincoln
"Whenever I'm having a bad day and have an attitude, I stay home. I keep it at home."
"I tell people, 'It's just like a cliche, but it's true: In Hollywood, dreams can come true.'"
"I really don't have favorites I'm just a fan of movies, period."
"The person that's always talkin', you don't have to worry about that person. The person that while you're in his face, he's just lookin' at you with a smile on his face, that's the guy you worry about."