22+ Popular American Actor Jack Lemmon Quotes

Findout the best quotes collection by John Uhler “Jack” Lemmon III. He was a most known American actor and proved as a musician as well. Lemmon was an eight time Academy Award nominee and also won for 2 times.

Jack Lemmon Quotes on Actor & Work

I have never lost a total passion for my work.

If you really do want to be an actor who can satisfy himself and his audience, you need to be vulnerable.

Nobody deserves this much money – certainly not an actor.

I have never lost a total passion for my work.

Famous Quotes by Jack Lemmon

No matter how successful you get, always send the elevator back down.

If you think it’s hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.

Death ends a life, not a relationship.

Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure.

Stay humble. Always answer your phone – no matter who else is in the car.

It’s hard enough to write a good drama, it’s much harder to write a good comedy, and it’s hardest of all to write a drama with comedy. Which is what life is.

No matter how successful you get, always send the elevator back down.

I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.

Anything truly worthwhile does not come easy. If it did, it would not be all that worthwhile.

Jack Lemmon Inspirational Quotes

I won't quit until I get run over by a truck, a producer or a critic.

If you think it’s hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.

Success is always somebody else’s opinion of you; but it doesn’t amount to a damn compared to your own opinion of yourself.

Everything that is truly worthwhile – I think passion is involved in your approach to it. No matter what it is.

My career has been full of remarkable coincidences that have nothing to do with me.

Dying is not a sin. Not living is

Stay humble. Always answer your phone – no matter who else is in the car.

I won’t quit until I get run over by a truck, a producer or a critic.

I had no desire to be in the movies. All my training had been in the theater, thank God.

I’d rather make the cut in the Crosby than win another Oscar.

I was lying ten and had a thirty-five foot putt. I whispered over my shoulder: “How does this one break?” And my caddie said, “Who cares?”

I would rather play Hamlet with no rehearsal than TV golf.