Josh Peck quotes

  • I do work too hard sometimes, but my mom is such an inspiration. She tells me to 'chill out' and not take things so seriously. She will say: 'Go and have a massage.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Mom #Inspiration #Massage

  • When your body is your instrument, it needs maintenance and it needs to be held in a certain way. That's a universal thread, whether you're an athlete, a dancer, an actor or a singer. It's all about maintaining your body because that allows you to do what you do.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Athlete #Dancer #Needs

  • You can bring truth to anything, whether it's a dance movie or an incredibly poignant indie drama or a really broad comedy. As long as you show up to play, I don't think you can go wrong.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Drama #Thinking #Play

  • There is a challenge of doing something new. Sometimes you have to suspend whether you believe in yourself doing it and just give yourself over to the idea that they believe in you.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Believe #Giving #Challenges

  • I would love to start directing. I just hope to find the right thing and, if I was afforded the opportunity, I think it would be something great. It would be really hard, but I think it would be a great privilege.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Thinking #Opportunity #Right Thing

  • If you include quotes with your Instagram photos, you need to look at your life.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Needs #Looks #Instagram

  • Inherently, making a movie is tough because there's so much anticipation when it happens - even if everything goes well.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Tough #Anticipation #Wells

  • My favorite actor is Sir Ben Kingsley - nobody is as good as him, in my opinion. I think he's so good as an artist.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Artist #Thinking #Actors

  • Real artists take the misery and sadness of life and translate it into art.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Art #Real #Sadness

  • To me, there's nothing greater than making people laugh.
    -- Josh Peck

    #People #Laughing #Making People Laugh

  • When you're an actor or any kind of artist, you use your life as something to draw from in every experience.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Artist #Use #Actors

  • All the things you can do to prepare for a role that free you, in the moment, are great. You have this muscle memory for things. You don't have to act it as much, once you've done it enough.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Memories #Roles #Done

  • I think as working actors, it's like sales. You're only as good as your last sale, so you put your all into something and you just hope that from that you can get your next job.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Jobs #Thinking #Actors

  • I think whether you're a movie critic and have seen a million movies, or you're just a normal popcorn movie watcher, you can tell the difference when someone is just laying it on too thick.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Thinking #Differences #Popcorn

  • Not getting girls is the story of my life. I have always had a bit of a tough time with the ladies. I don't know whether it's that I don't have game or just don't feel comfortable in my own skin, but females pick up on that.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Girl #Games #Tough Times

  • In life, I'd much rather have people laughing at me than booing me.
    -- Josh Peck

    #People #Laughing #Booing

  • I'm forever in debt to Nickelodeon. It made me who I am today.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Who I Am #Forever #Debt

  • I was raised by a single mother.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Mother #Single Mother #Raised

  • I may be Jewish, but my religion is hip-hop.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Hip Hop #May #Hips

  • Some people won, some people lost [the Grammys] but Taylor Swift gets to wake up as Taylor Swift so she's winning.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Winning #People #Wake Up

  • Acting's not therapy, but it can be therapeutic.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Acting #Therapy

  • Anytime where you're challenged, physically or mentally, you rise to the occasion in different ways.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Different #Way #Occasions

  • Gratuitous fat jokes always hurt, no matter what.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Hurt #Matter #Fats

  • I always had a weight issue since I was a young kid.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Kids #Issues #Weight

  • I grew up as a really sick kid; I had really bad childhood asthma and was at home all the time in New York.
    -- Josh Peck

    #New York #Home #Kids

  • I have a respect for the 3-D computer-generated action movies, but my first love is stuff like 'Lethal Weapon.
    -- Josh Peck

    #First Love #Love Is #Weapons

  • I know about hip-hop culture, whether it's graffiti writing or DJ-ing or being an MC.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Writing #Hip Hop #Graffiti

  • I play a lot of basketball.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Basketball #Play

  • With drama, you need to be laughing, in between takes, 'cause you're going to those recesses of your soul and those dangerous parts. Normally, if you're not an actor or some crazy artist, you don't feel the need to run around in those areas. You keep them separate because it's painful.
    -- Josh Peck

    #Running #Crazy #Drama