"I saw things at an early age because my mom was a theater actress. I did a play with her when I was 10 years old."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Sam Rockwell on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Sam Rockwell on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Sam Rockwell on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Sam Rockwell on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Sam Rockwell on Pablo Picasso
"I had a great time with John Duigan he's pretty amazing."
"Good acting is good acting, however you learn it. Some people who haven't studied are amazing. Some people like Leonardo DiCaprio are naturally gifted - he's learned technique by working with people early on."
"My parents were both actors my dad sort of quite early on. My mother acted for a while, and now she's a painter."
"I've studied a technique called the Sanford Miesner technique, that teaches you how to focus. It's mainly about daydreaming. And the technique's really about imaginary circumstances. Using your imagination to sort of daydream about stuff. It makes you emotional in a scene."