"The thing that's cool about the recording booth is that it's so perfunctory, so cut-to-the-chase."
"Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances."Ron Perlman on Thomas Jefferson
"Rather be dead than cool."Ron Perlman 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."Ron Perlman on Angelina Jolie
"Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes."Ron Perlman on Walt Whitman
"It's really kind of cool to have solar panels on your roof."Ron Perlman on Bill Gates
"The great thing about arriving at this age is that I don't even care about my career anymore."
"Almost all of your life is lived by the seat of your pants, one unexpected event crashing into another, with no pattern or reason, and then you finally reach a point, around my age, where you spend more time than ever looking back. Why did this happen? Look where that led? You see the shape of things."
"I think there are a lot of technocrats in the business who would much rather work with just wheels and gears and machinery. Those things interest them more than humanity and I wish them the best of luck."
"Independent film is almost nonexistent right now, because all the distributers that used to love to put out these little art films are all out of business right now, because it costs so much to open a movie."
"So much of my aesthetic was formed by my dad."