D. B. Sweeney quotes

  • Some movies I see today have the most dramatic plot points but the actors are not playing them dramatically.

  • I'm a character actor.

  • I consider myself a blue-collar actor, just chugging away.

  • You have to find it in the moment, and that's one of the challenges of being an actor - especially a film actor - is that you have to maintain these heightened emotions for long periods of time. There's no trick to it. You just have to do.

  • You always have to make positive choices as an actor, even when you're playing someone who may not be doing the best things.

  • I'm a bit hyperactive as an actor, I like to keep moving.

  • The actors that I love to work with, they're hard on me. They're pushing me.

  • Every actor has his own identity. I don't aspire to be Bond. My quest is to do something new, something different.

  • It helps if you don't date other actors, but actresses are beautiful. How can you say no?

  • Transitioning to being an unemployed film actor is different, but it's fun and I've been looking forward to it for a while.