Ryan Gosling quotes

Born
November 12, 1980, London, Ontario, Canada.

Occupation
Actor.

Ryan Gosling is a Canadian actor.

For now, I’m just going to keep doing the work and hope I don’t get fired. If people want to put me up on their walls, I’ll love it.
– Ryan Gosling
I don’t even think of myself as particularly good looking, and not at all a typical kind of Hollywood leading man sort of actor.
– Ryan Gosling
Muscles. We’re talking about muscles? They’re like pets, basically, and they’re not worth it. They’re just not worth it. You have to feed them all the time and take care of them, and if you don’t, they just go away. They run away.
– Ryan Gosling
I think the ‘Law of Attraction’ comes from a rich, white, privileged perspective.
– Ryan Gosling
I did put on weight for the last half of the film, but the Ferris wheel scene was shot with a harness on me so that if I fell I wouldn’t fall all the way.
– Ryan Gosling
If people want to put me up on their walls, I’ll love it.
– Ryan Gosling
I try to play characters who are different from myself, so I feel like this character is someone who is really different. I actually think that if I did what he did in this movie, I would get a restraining order put against me.
– Ryan Gosling
If you do one good thing, that doesn’t define you either. Being around the kids in the juvenile center, they were engaging, they made us laugh but they were there for doing something terrible.
– Ryan Gosling
Falling in love is a narcissistic endeavor. You play the role of lover, and you find someone to act it out on.
– Ryan Gosling
I’ve been doing this since I was 12… I don’t want to act much longer; I can’t do one thing my whole life.
– Ryan Gosling
I don’t believe in ghosts.
– Ryan Gosling
Actors become very professional and proficient about watching out for each other’s light and not stepping on each other’s lines.
– Ryan Gosling
I love being Canadian. I think growing up in Canada gives you a world perspective that I certainly enjoy.
– Ryan Gosling
I grew up Mormon. I wasn’t really Mormon, my parents were.
– Ryan Gosling
I think we just knew that we had a movie when Rachel walked in the room.
– Ryan Gosling
My sister and I used to sing at weddings. We would sing ‘When a Man Loves a Woman’ to the bride. We’d do it right before the garter ceremony.
– Ryan Gosling
My mother had to tailor what I watched.
– Ryan Gosling
Hollywood usually doesn’t have strong woman in films like that, and it’s stupid, so for the most part they’re usually being directed and written by men.
– Ryan Gosling
I’m just sort of making it up as I go along.
– Ryan Gosling
There’s something messed up with my brain.
– Ryan Gosling
It was a strange experience, making a love story and not getting along with your co-star in any way.
– Ryan Gosling
You can only be yourself, and it sounds cheesy, but when it comes to filmmaking, there’s really nowhere to hide.
– Ryan Gosling
I sometimes forget to have breakfast in the morning, but when I actually buy a box of cereal, I will probably eat it not only for breakfast but also as a snack later on.
– Ryan Gosling
I’ve learned it’s important not to limit yourself. You can do whatever you really love to do, no matter what it is.
– Ryan Gosling
All my characters are me. I’m not a good enough actor to become a character. I hear about actors who become the role and I think ‘I wonder what that feels like.’ Because for me, they’re all me.
– Ryan Gosling
I left Canada to come to Hollywood to make movies.
– Ryan Gosling
I’ve wanted to make films since a really young age. It’s always been my passion.
– Ryan Gosling
If the character is true, the movie will fall into place. Or at least that’s what you hope.
– Ryan Gosling
I try not to discriminate against genres.
– Ryan Gosling
I feel like everything has happened naturally.
– Ryan Gosling
You know us crazy kids. We’ll do anything crazy to our hair.
– Ryan Gosling
It’s weird to have no control over something that you’re involved in.
– Ryan Gosling
I’m waiting to get old – I think old guys with tattoos look good.
– Ryan Gosling
I did what I had to do to get where I wanted to go. I had unearned confidence.
– Ryan Gosling
Sometimes I think that the one thing I love most about being an adult is the right to buy candy whenever and wherever I want.
– Ryan Gosling
It’s not easy to leave your hometown and your family and your support system and come out to Los Angeles to – to pursue a dream where the odds are not in your favor.
– Ryan Gosling