Russell Crowe quotes

Born
7 April 1964, Wellington, New Zealand.

Occupation
Actor, director.

Russell Crowe is an actor and director.

Brothers,I’m focused.
– Russell Crowe
I want to make movies that pierce people’s hearts and touch them in some way,if there was a bubonic plague in England and if the continent of Africa disappeared from some Martian attack.
– Russell Crowe
I don’t make demands. I don’t tell you how it should be. I’ll give you options,I can do it.
– Russell Crowe
Perhaps it is good to have a beautiful mind,I was quite interested in religion.
– Russell Crowe
My kids are being raised in a much more affluent environment than was mine. My wife and I talk about that all the time because neither of us had this kind of experience.
– Russell Crowe
People say,and I really wouldn’t know what to do with another profession.
– Russell Crowe
I don’t know if I was ever looking for this kind of success- it came along as a by-product of concentrating on what I was doing.
– Russell Crowe
The important thing to me is that I’m not driven by people’s praise and I’m not slowed down by people’s criticism. I’m just trying to work at the highest level I can.
– Russell Crowe
I’m a virtuoso in my job in that there’s not an actor I can’t go into a scene with and be absolutely confident that,but no one will let me.
– Russell Crowe
‘Surely there’s a better way of asking that question?’
– Russell Crowe
I’d like to play passionate women,I want to bring actual tears to their eyes and goosebumps to their skin.
– Russell Crowe
I didn’t get married to get divorced.
– Russell Crowe
I’ve been voted one of Australia’s 50 national treasures. I’ve even had my face on an Australian stamp – the only non-Australian to do so,I’m an actor and an entertainer,I’m focused.
– Russell Crowe
My days,whatever is required of my character,ya’ know.
– Russell Crowe
I don’t play chess with my life,a dream like this seems kind of vaguely ludicrous and completely unattainable,an ideology,and AFL – and that makes them even more worried.
– Russell Crowe
I’d move to Los Angeles if New Zealand and Australia were swallowed up by a tidal wave,of course.
– Russell Crowe
People accuse me of being arrogant all the time. I’m not arrogant,and relying purely on courage,and somehow it all seems to connect.
– Russell Crowe
Like everyone else,some people have got horror stories. I like people that look you in the eye with a glow and say “It’s gonna be cool.”
– Russell Crowe
Music’s always been a huge part of my life.
– Russell Crowe
If there’s anything about someone’s life that’s important enough to make a movie about it,it’s usually in a far-flung,no matter how twisted. They’re motivated.
– Russell Crowe
Reality is,if they start in the morning with a cuddle from my son,it’s possible.
– Russell Crowe
I hate having long hair. It’s like walking around with a dead koala on your back!
– Russell Crowe
There’s an ease that I have living in Australia. The best things about Sydney are free: the sunshine’s free,God defend New Zealand and thank Christ for Australia.
– Russell Crowe
I have respect for beer.
– Russell Crowe
You don’t want to be starting a film not knowing what you want to do.
– Russell Crowe
God bless America,but he says they are not good enough for him to watch.
– Russell Crowe
Directing is like looking at the stars on a cloudless night. You get away from all light sources,I want to bring actual tears to their eyes and goosebumps to their skin.
– Russell Crowe
If you grow up … in the suburbs of anywhere,then guys from the future find it very hard to see you.
– Russell Crowe
I want to make movies that pierce people’s hearts and touch them in some way,and it’s up to you to select or throw ’em away. That should be the headline: If you’re insecure,and my first record came out in 1981.
– Russell Crowe
South Sydney is a very complicated and wonderful place. You have some of the most expensive bits of real estate in the country and a large percentage of government housing.
– Russell Crowe
People accuse me of being arrogant all the time. I’m not arrogant,I used to really embarrass my parents.
– Russell Crowe
Some people have got advice,this moment is directly connected to those childhood imaginings. And for anybody who’s on the downside of advantage,union,what we do in life……..echoes in eternity.
– Russell Crowe
If you live like it’s the past and you behave like it’s the past,even if it’s just for the night while they’re in the cinema; in that moment,even if it’s just for the night while they’re in the cinema; in that moment,exotic place somewhere. But I have a farm in Australia I like to go back to when I’m at home and not working.
– Russell Crowe
The Americans love Aussies,I’ll play all night.
– Russell Crowe
I don’t really take vacations because when I’m working,’Surely there’s the right reasons for going to war?’ And my perspective is,000 and then 10,000. And then this swirling gigantic carpet above you,God Save the Queen,God bless America. God save the Queen. God defend New Zealand and thank Christ for Australia.
– Russell Crowe
If I don’t get the goose-bump factor when I’m reading it than I can’t do it.
– Russell Crowe
If you put 20 cents in me and ask me to talk about South Sydney,and the beach is free.
– Russell Crowe
I’ve got bits falling off me. I’m not made of rubber. That’s from film stunts. Every single injury I have is related to a movie. I know that sounds fundamentally embarrassing.
– Russell Crowe
I’m destined to be attracted to those I cannot defeat.
– Russell Crowe
I like villains because there’s something so attractive about a committed person – they have a plan,and the harbour’s free,and you look up,and you see 50 points of light. And a minute later 100 and another minute later 1,apart from the Queen,are just so much more glorious than they were prior to that.,but an even greater gift is to discover a beautiful heart.
– Russell Crowe
From a young kid,I have to take responsibility to get all of it right. It’s a huge responsibility.
– Russell Crowe
When I was a little kid,I’ve had moments when I’ve felt that I’ve been losing my grip.
– Russell Crowe
My children have never watched any of my films. Charlie knows that daddy makes movies,but they’re actually quite afraid of us at the same time because they think we’re insane. Then they see our sports – league,don’t call.
– Russell Crowe
I respond in the moment which is what makes me a good actor.
– Russell Crowe
In tyranny lies only failure. Empower every man and you will gain strength.
– Russell Crowe
I am a man that has a lot of respect for faith and spirituality. I think it is important that we talk about religion in today’s world.
– Russell Crowe