"I don't think people have been able to deal with the fact that African American filmmakers can make movies about life and relationships."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Tim Robbins on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Tim Robbins 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."Tim Robbins on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Tim Robbins 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."Tim Robbins on Walt Disney
"I wouldn't say I'm a method actor. I do research when I feel I don't have enough experience for the part I'm playing."
"My philosophy is, don't take no for an answer and be willing to sacrifice your entire project for freedom."
"Is Walt turning over in his grave? A man named Joe Roth runs Disney right now-he gave me the go-ahead and total freedom to do whatever I wanted to do."
"Americans accept that gangsters are running the government."
"I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class."