"I think the enemy is self-censorship. In a free society the biggest danger is that you're afraid to the point where you censor yourself."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Tim Robbins on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Tim Robbins on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Tim Robbins on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Tim Robbins on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Tim Robbins on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."