"But some actors I have met possess an intelligence that I can only dream of. It's about character, it's about behavior. They understand things about people that I simply don't see."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Ron Silver on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Ron Silver on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Ron Silver on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Ron Silver on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Ron Silver on Albert Einstein
"I've seen people with a tremendous amount of educational background in the field not turn out to be terribly good actors, and I've seen people with no education in the field turn out to be people that I admire quite a bit."
"It's not like I'm the most famous person in the world."
"I can't talk about foreign policy like anyone who's spent their life reading and learning foreign policy. But as a citizen in a democracy, it's very important that I participate in that."
"Too often in the past, U.S. leaders have forced Israel to pay the price for American strategic interests in the Middle East - through concessions in the peace process as well as passivity in the face of Iraqi attacks."
"I don't even like to use the word relationship. I don't know what it means."