Christopher Plummer Quotes

“You’re only two years older than me, darling. Where have you been all my life?” – Christopher Plummer

“Try and stay sober. Until the curtain call. And for God’s sake, have fun. Don’t suffer for your art. Just have fun.” – Christopher Plummer

Try and stay sober. Until

“Unless you can surround yourself with as many beautiful things as you can afford, I don’t think life has very much meaning.” – Christopher Plummer

“Sometimes you have to look into a mirror and look at the worst you could have been if you’re ever going to know the best you were meant to be.” – Christopher Plummer

“Working with Julie Andrews is like getting hit over the head with a valentine.” – Christopher Plummer

“A truly great structure, one that is meant to stand the tests of time, never disregards its environment. A serious architect takes that into account. He knows that if he wants presence, he must consult with nature.” – Christopher Plummer

A truly great structure, one

“The first time my father saw me in the flesh was on the stage, which is a bit weird. We went out to dinner, and he was charming and sweet, but I did all the talking.” – Christopher Plummer

“I’ve been very fortunateit’s just been an amazing piece of luck. I haven’t had to suffer for my art but I’ve suffered enough inside to hopefully be called an artist.” – Christopher Plummer

“I buried myself so much in the classics that I felt, “Well now, I’ve played all the big parts, whether badly or goodly, I don’t give a damn, but at least I’ve played them all. Now, let’s start again. Let’s start the whole career again.” And it makes you feel like you’re beginning again, it really does.” – Christopher Plummer

“History remembers most what you did last.” – Christopher Plummer

“Most of my life I have played a lot of famous people but most of them were dead so you have a poetic license.” – Christopher Plummer

Most of my life I have

“I want to paint Montreal as a rather fantastic city, which it was, because nobody knows today what it was like. And I’m one of the last survivors, or rapidly becoming one.” – Christopher Plummer

“I couldn’t believe when I first got a fan letter from Al Pacino, it was unreal.” – Christopher Plummer

“In Stratford you either turn into an alcoholic or you better write.” – Christopher Plummer

“The devil is more interesting than God.” – Christopher Plummer

“Here is Mike Wallace, who is visible to the public, and I have been watching him since the early ’50s. Smoking up a storm and insulting his guests and being absolutely wonderfully evil and charming too.” – Christopher Plummer

Here is Mike Wallace, who

“Not the challenges necessarily, but the way in which you get ready because your technique has improved over the years and you perhaps know how to be more economical than perhaps you used to be when you tried to work perhaps too hard.” – Christopher Plummer

“I just can’t tell you what fun I’ve had being a member of the world’s second oldest profession.” – Christopher Plummer

“We all live with more mortality because we’re all on drugs.” – Christopher Plummer

“I just do what I want to do, and if it’s a rather interesting script – which I found.” – Christopher Plummer

“I don’t want death to suddenly interrupt what I’m doing. I don’t like the idea of death at all.” – Christopher Plummer

I don't want death to suddenly

“I’m too old-fashioned to use a computer. I’m too old-fashioned to use a quill.” – Christopher Plummer

“I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days.” – Christopher Plummer