Jeremy Renner quotes

Born
January 7, 1971, Modesto, California, United States.

Occupation
Actor.

Jeremy Renner is an American actor.

I guess I just have one of those resting faces that makes me look like I want to beat you up.
– Jeremy Renner
I like repressed characters. That gives me a lot of freedom to make a lot of different choices through subtleties.
– Jeremy Renner
I’m blessed to have cool roles in these big movies.
– Jeremy Renner
Other people can think ahead all they want. I just focus on the task at hand and try to move on.
– Jeremy Renner
I’ve got to be active in life, and it’s the same when I’m doing stunts in a movie: I’ll do anything.
– Jeremy Renner
Architecture and building is about how you get around the obstacles that are presented to you. That sometimes determines how successful you’ll be: How good are you at going around obstacles?
– Jeremy Renner
Music I do just for me.
– Jeremy Renner
The star thing, the celebrity thing, is new to me.
– Jeremy Renner
I like to stay busy, I like to stay focused, and I like to stay creative. Without being creative I’d be dead.
– Jeremy Renner
Not every actor gives their life to do this job. Some just do it as a job. Well, it’s my life.
– Jeremy Renner
In the ‘Hurt Locker‘ there’s a lot of me in there, a sense of humor, a man of few words and a lot of action.
– Jeremy Renner
I used to hang out at karaoke bars all the time. It was the most fun you could have when you had no money.
– Jeremy Renner
I live my life through fear. If I’m afraid of it I’ll do it just so I’m not afraid of it anymore.
– Jeremy Renner
The most experience I had in the criminology field is playing a thug as an actor. That was my first paid job. The police academy at the college was paying people to reenact the calls that potential cops would get. So I got to play thugs and people who were unruly.
– Jeremy Renner
You have to wait for a big star to come in and generate interest on a project, and now that has become me, which is an amazing blessing.
– Jeremy Renner
I will never be in the stock market. It’s just gambling. I’m a gambler, but I’ll gamble on the practicality of things.
– Jeremy Renner
I’m not violent.
– Jeremy Renner
When I was growing up, I wasn’t taught how to feel or communicate feelings.
– Jeremy Renner
I love the idea of going to work and having to fight and learn a new skill set, whether it’s muay Thai or Kali or Filipino stick fighting. To me, it’s like college for life.
– Jeremy Renner
I was an athlete when I was growing up.
– Jeremy Renner
I’m inconsistent, even to myself.
– Jeremy Renner