Heath Ledger quotes

Born
4 April 1979 Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

Died
January 22, 2008.

Occupation
Actor.

Heath Ledger was an Australian actor.

I like to set up obstacles and defeat them.
– Heath Ledger
I want to do theatre. I love theatre.
– Heath Ledger
I don’t feel like I have anything to lose, so I don’t really understand what I’m putting at risk.
– Heath Ledger
When I first started acting, I was just crap.
– Heath Ledger
It can be a little distressing to have to overintellectualize yourself.
– Heath Ledger
If you make decisions based upon people’s reactions or judgments then you make really boring choices.
– Heath Ledger
I like to do something I fear.
– Heath Ledger
My life is together, both professionally and socially.
– Heath Ledger
I am not a public speaker and never will be.
– Heath Ledger
Anyone that has a job that takes them away from home, I think, can understand the difficulties in maintaining consistency, not only with your family and those you love but with your friends.
– Heath Ledger
I’m happy without money.
– Heath Ledger
I never took an acting class, so I’ve made all my mistakes on film.
– Heath Ledger
I only do this because I’m having fun. The day I stop having fun, I’ll just walk away.
– Heath Ledger
I apologize for my terrible interview skills.
– Heath Ledger
You know, I’m not in a hurry, and everybody else in Hollywood – particularly agents and managers – they’re all in a hurry.
– Heath Ledger
I’m still a kid. I’m like six years old. But it’s just a matter of wanting to get up, it’s just a big journey. I felt like when I left home that I was on a journey, and I still am.
– Heath Ledger
I felt like my career was out of my hands.
– Heath Ledger
I’m kind of addicted to moving.
– Heath Ledger
I feel like I’ve never been in a film that people have liked before.
– Heath Ledger
It’s rare that there’s a role that requires an Australian accent.
– Heath Ledger
You learn more about yourself through your child, I guess.
– Heath Ledger
I feel like I’m wasting time if I repeat myself.
– Heath Ledger
The reason that you dance and sing is to make the audience feel like they’re dancing and singing. As long as you’re having fun with it and giving it 100 percent, they’re gonna feel that.
– Heath Ledger
If you’re just safe about the choices you make, you don’t grow.
– Heath Ledger
I thought, I need to be more cautious about my choices – it reflects on who I am.
– Heath Ledger
I never want to feel like I’ve achieved my goal. It’s like Chinese farmers. They never admit that it’s a good season. They feel like they’ll be punished.
– Heath Ledger
I’m in control of my life, not anyone in Hollywood.
– Heath Ledger
Had I listened to my agent, I’d be running around in tights, climbing buildings and stuff.
– Heath Ledger
I generally don’t think most situations can be labeled as black or white.
– Heath Ledger
I have a lot of great distractions outside of acting.
– Heath Ledger
If you spend all day on horseback, and you hop off, you walk around like you still have a horse between your legs. And it affects your shoulders. They fall.
– Heath Ledger