"What people don't understand about Sarah Palin is that she is a rancher's wife. From Alberta down to Texas I've known women like that: good common sense, bright and vilified by city people."
"A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water."Robert Duvall on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot."Robert Duvall on Marilyn Monroe
"Ah, women. They make the highs higher and the lows more frequent."Robert Duvall on Friedrich Nietzsche
"The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles."Robert Duvall on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot."Robert Duvall on John Lennon
"I'll keep on acting 'til they wipe the drool. I like the business. I like to do different parts and diverse characters. I haven't lost my enthusiasm yet!"
"I always considered myself as a character actor. I always try to be versatile to show different sides of human experience."
"When I'm at home in Virginia, I become more hermit-like. I like my own home."
"It's like kids playing house: 'You play the father, I'll play the mother.' You know, you dress up, you play, they pay, you go home. It's a game - acting's a game."
"I hope I left behind a legacy that people will enjoy. But whatever they want to say, I can't predict."