"It's important to say that actors can't act alone, it's impossible. What we have to do is support each other."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Philip Seymour Hoffman on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Philip Seymour Hoffman on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Philip Seymour Hoffman on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Philip Seymour Hoffman on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Philip Seymour Hoffman on Marilyn Monroe
"Directing is a really kind of amazing thing, because you're helping others and, in the middle of that, you have to worry about yourself."
"I have a fine level of recognition in the business and among the acting community now, so I consider myself one of the lucky ones. If I didn't think that, there would be something wrong with me. I'm grateful and thankful for what I've got."
"To be fair to my dad, he is one of the brightest men I've ever met."
"I have a family."
"I have so much empathy for these young actors that are 19 and all of a sudden they're beautiful and famous and rich. I'm like, 'Oh my God, I'd be dead.'"