Michael Richards quotes

  • Aerobics is a really whacked-out way to get going. The loud rock 'n' roll music and the teachers standing before you, doing the exercises and screaming into the microphone, "Go! Go! Go for the burn!"
    -- Michael Richards

    #Teacher #Exercise #Rocks

  • I'm trained as an actor for the stage - classically trained, believe it or not - and I worked closely with Stella Adler for years. People don't know that much about it. They just think I am these people. But I've been in this comedy racket, because it's just how everybody wants to see me.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Believe #Thinking #Years

  • It's a big game tomorrow, obviously, quarter finals. I think that whenever you play the Russians you always get up for it, and tomorrow is going to be even that much bigger, the quarter finals.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Hockey #Thinking #Games

  • It's strange how parts come along, how life lives us, and what we get to do with the abilities that are given us.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Strange #Given #Ability

  • I'm a performer. I push the envelope, I work in a very uncontrolled manner onstage. I do a lot of free association, it's spontaneous, I go into character.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Character #Association #Envelopes

  • I lost my temper on stage.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Stage #Lost #Temper

  • I'm not a racist, that's what so insane about this, and yet it's said, it comes through, it fires out of me, and even now in the passion that's here as I confront myself
    -- Michael Richards

    #Passion #Fire #Insane

  • There's a great deal of disturbance in this country and how black feel about what happened in Katrina, and, you know, many of the comics, many of performers are in Las Vegas and New Orleans trying to raise money for what happened there
    -- Michael Richards

    #Country #Las Vegas #New Orleans

  • I'll get to the force field of this hostility, why it's there, why the rage is in any of us, why the trash takes place, whether or not it's between me and a couple of hecklers in the audience or between this country and another nation, the rage
    -- Michael Richards

    #Country #Couple #Fields

  • I don't know, in view of the situation and the act going where it was going, I don't know, the rage did go all over the place. It went to everybody in the room.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Views #Rooms #Rage

  • There's a lot of labor involved in the birth of a new town.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Towns #Birth #Labor

  • I’m not a racist. That’s what’s so insane about this,
    -- Michael Richards

    #Insane #Racist

  • You know, I'm really busted up over this and I'm very, very sorry to those people in the audience, the blacks, the Hispanics, whites - everyone that was there that took the brunt of that anger and hate and rage and how it came through, and I'm concerned about more hate and more rage and more anger coming through, not just towards me but towards a black/white conflict.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Sorry #Hate #Apology

  • When you perform in front of an audience after only two days of rehearsal, you're flying by the seat of your pants - particularly when they're rewriting the show right up to the moment the camera goes on.
    -- Michael Richards

    #Two #Flying #Goes On