Paul Newman quotes

Born
January 26, 1925, Shaker Heights, Ohio, U.S.

Died
September 26, 2008.

Occupation
Actor, director.

Paul Newman was an American actor and film director.

If you don’t have enemies, you don’t have character.
– Paul Newman
The embarrassing thing is that my salad dressing is out-grossing my films.
– Paul Newman
The star of oil and vinegar and the oil and vinegar of the stars.
– Paul Newman
As long as my heart continues to beat, I think I will continue.
– Paul Newman
I really just can’t watch myself. I see all the machinery at work and it just drives me nuts.
– Paul Newman
If you’re playing a poker game and you look around the table and can’t tell who the sucker is, it’s you.
– Paul Newman
Every time I get a script it’s a matter of trying to know what I could do with it. I see colors, imagery. It has to have a smell. It’s like falling in love. You can’t give a reason why.
– Paul Newman
Acting is like letting your pants down – you’re exposed.
– Paul Newman
The best gift you can give yourself is the gift of possibility.
– Paul Newman
If I ever feel like I’m doing something I’ve done before, I scrap it and start over again.
– Paul Newman
Money won is twice as sweet as money earned.
– Paul Newman
If you have no enemies, you have no character. Taking a stand always creates opposition.
– Paul Newman
Show me a good loser and I will show you a loser.
– Paul Newman
You can only put away so much stuff in your closet.
– Paul Newman
You only grow when you are alone.
– Paul Newman
Who’s to say who’s an expert?
– Paul Newman
I’ve been accused of being aloof. I’m not. I’m just wary.
– Paul Newman
You can’t be as old as I am without waking up with a surprised look on your face every morning: ‘Holy Christ, whaddya know – I’m still around!’ It’s absolutely amazing that I survived all the booze and smoking and the cars and the career.
– Paul Newman