Cliff Curtis quotes

  • But I felt like Pablo Escobar felt like he was an honorable businessman. And when he killed people, I think he felt he did it because they were honorable. That they were liars and were trying to cheat him. I don't think he had a lot of respect for the politicians in Columbia at the time, so he had quite a lot of fun killing them.
    -- Cliff Curtis

    #Business #Fun #Liars

  • As an actor ... at some point you've got to forget that the crew's there in order to do your job.
    -- Cliff Curtis

    #Jobs #Order #Actors

  • I believe in collaboration, which is why I work with others to make positive contributions of consequence, and why I have made a very clear and unwavering commitment to remain absolutely apolitical.
    -- Cliff Curtis

    #Believe #Commitment #Collaboration

  • While I respect my cousin Annette Sykes commitment in engaging in the political process, I do not endorse or support any political party.
    -- Cliff Curtis

    #Cousin #Party #Commitment

  • I did a weird thing when I was about 24. For four years I had written quite a lot of poetry, and I started reading through it and thought some of it was really good. So I burnt it all.
    -- Cliff Curtis

    #Reading #Years #Four

  • Well, fancy giving money to the Government! Might as well have put it down the drain.

  • Artists are often excellent businessmen. They have to be. Otherwise they do not remain artists.

  • It's okay to doubt yourself, it's okay to feel down; just never give up.

  • People do make judgments of trust on appearance - in the real world and online.

  • If you are looking for a kindly, well-to-do older gentleman who is no longer interested in sex, take out an ad in The Wall Street Journal.

  • One company can serve some of your needs all of the time, or all of your needs some of the time, but never both.

  • It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?

  • It's fun to be creative and innovative and come up with something crazy. So I need people to work with who are not going to be afraid to take it to the left a bit.

  • The world is full of bullshitters, Liars, and triers and quitters, Coulda-beens, wannabe's, thought-I-was, isn't-I-is's... And everybody in your business.

  • Like I've said before, so many times before, I'm not a good person, I'm not a hero. I'm a criminal, a liar, a cheat, a killer. It was them or me and I wanted to live.