"Child-rearing is my main interest now. I'm a hands-on father."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Sean Penn on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Sean Penn on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Sean Penn on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Sean Penn on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Sean Penn on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Marriage ain't easy, but it's great most of the time."
"Well, look at all of these summer blockbusters. You can't help but laugh a little, because you've already seen a lot of these movies 482 times."
"That on a romantic level, if you feel it about somebody and it's pure, it means that they do too."
"So if we have anything original to offer, it's to speak from our own life about the society we're in."