"I have been a huge nerd to my kids. I haven't done the cool movies that they like. With '24,' I gained a lot of respect. '24' is now, it's hip, it's their generation."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Ricky Schroder on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Ricky Schroder 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."Ricky Schroder on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Ricky Schroder on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Ricky Schroder on Bill Gates
"I did a lot of gasoline commercials - Hess, Texaco. I was part of the family in the car, the little brat in the back."
"My career was full of struggles and dreams, disappointments and peaks and valleys. But there was no Twitter, no Facebook or TMZ. Young actors could make mistakes and not become the focus of tabloids."
"If the Indian people want stories written about themselves, how they want them told, they are going to have to make them, they're going to have to finance them. If you let Hollywood do it, Hollywood is going to get it wrong most of the time."
"I feel cheesy when I see 'Silver Spoons.' Some of it was funny, but some of it was just cheese! My kids love it, but I look at it and cringe."
"There are going to be peaks and valleys in everything - in your marriage, in your job, in your life. So just enjoy the peaks and ride out the valleys. Just try not to do anything too rash."