Danny Glover quotes

Born
July 22, 1946, San Francisco, California, U.S.

Occupation
Actor.

Danny Glover is an American actor.

One of the main purveyors of violence in this world has been this country.
– Danny Glover
But rarely have I made choices that made me feel I was really compromising what I believe.
– Danny Glover
I’m not so vain as to believe that my involvement changes anything whatsoever.
– Danny Glover
I never thought about being an actor.
– Danny Glover
Some people’s life is governed by what their publicists or what their managers define and shape or frame what they should do. I don’t have that. I do what I feel like doing.
– Danny Glover
Well I don’t know because I don’t have a real relationship with the industry.
– Danny Glover
Meeting someone, seeing someone, finding someone, finding a relationship with somebody that you didn’t anticipate. I’m challenged all the time with keeping that space open.
– Danny Glover
We have to be that wedge that drives the question and asks the hard questions.
– Danny Glover
I was able to do The Saint of Fort Washington, on the relationship between two homeless men.
– Danny Glover
I try to find hope in struggle and resistance in small places as much as I can.
– Danny Glover
When someone you know passes on, the only thing you can do is keep moving forward.
– Danny Glover
Every day of my life I walk with the idea that I am black, no matter how successful I am. And our success is tempered by that; you’re successful in this way given the fact you are black, and most blacks don’t get to that point.
– Danny Glover
I’ve always been able to make choices that don’t embarrass me.
– Danny Glover
When you’ve moved past a point where you’re just scrambling for jobs, you think about the things that you want to do. And the things that you want to do are governed by what you’ve seen, what you choose to embrace.
– Danny Glover
Art is about the dynamics of the human experience.
– Danny Glover
If we talk about literacy, we have to talk about how to enhance our children’s mastery over the tools needed to live intelligent, creative, and involved lives.
– Danny Glover
Every day of my life I walk with the idea I am black no matter how successful I am.
– Danny Glover
If we talk about the environment, for example, we have to talk about environmental racism – about the fact that kids in South Central Los Angeles have a third of the lung capacity of kids in Santa Monica.
– Danny Glover
I’m a child of the Civil Rights Movement.
– Danny Glover