"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."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Sean Penn on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Sean Penn on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Sean Penn on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Sean Penn on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Sean Penn on Walt Disney
"Child-rearing is my main interest now. I'm a hands-on father."
"Marriage ain't easy, but it's great most of the time."
"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."