Robert De Niro

“You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut.” – Robert De Niro

“The talent is in the choices.” – Robert De Niro

“One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people’s lives without having to pay the price.” – Robert De Niro

“You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead.” – Robert De Niro

“You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead.” – Robert De Niro

“It’s important not to indicate. People don’t try to show their feelings, they try to hide them.” – Robert De Niro

“Time goes on. So whatever you’re going to do, do it. Do it now. Don’t wait.” – Robert De Niro

“Money makes your life easier. If you’re lucky to have it, you’re lucky.” – Robert De Niro

Money makes your

The hardest thing about being famous is that people are always nice to you.” – Robert De Niro

“I didn’t have a problem with rejection, because when you go into an audition, you’re rejected already. There are hundreds of other actors. You’re behind the eight ball when you go in there.” – Robert De Niro

“In acting, I always try to go back to what would actually be the real situation, the real human behavior in life.” – Robert De Niro

“I think it’s important to have had at least a few years of obscurity, where people treat you like everybody else.” – Robert De Niro

“I don’t like to watch my own movies – I fall asleep in my own movies.” – Robert De Niro

I don’t like to watch

“I don’t get into these long-winded heavy discussions about character – do we do this or that or what. At the end of the day, what you gotta do is just go out there and do it.” – Robert De Niro

“With ‘Silver Linings,’ I didn’t feel – I was thinking of certain things, but I just said, ‘Let me go with it.’ You have to know what you’re doing, where you’re going with the scenes, and I put a lot of work into that. But when you’re out there, at the same time you gotta be ready for anything.” – Robert De Niro

“Don’t be afraid to do what your instincts tell you.” – Robert De Niro

Don’t be afraid to do

You discovered a talent, developed an ambition and recognized your passion. When you feel that, you can’t fight it — you just go with it.” – Robert De Niro

Life rarely changes you totally but it consistently changes you in details.” – Robert De Niro

Life rarely changes you

“I don’t feel pressure. I like if anybody has interest in what I have to say, especially if they’re younger. If they like me, respect me, I’m honoured and I’ll give them my opinion.” – Robert De Niro

“I am also not one for regrets. I don’t regret any film I’ve made, because there was a reason for making it at the time. If it hasn’t worked out, then don’t spend time worrying about why and how. Just move on to the next project.” – Robert De Niro

I am also not one for

“Being able to battle it out. No matter how you do it, you gotta hold your ground at times. Other times you’ve got to compromise. But never a compromise that you can’t live with.” – Robert De Niro

“If it’s the right chair, it doesn’t take too long to get comfortable in it.” – Robert De Niro

“Rejection might sting, but my feeling is that often, it has very little to do with you.” – Robert De Niro

“You’re not responsible for the entire job, but your part in it… You will put your everything into everything you do.” – Robert De Niro

“It’s important not to indicate. People don’t try to show their feelings, they try to hide them.” — Robert De Niro

It's important not to indicate.

“You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead.” — Robert De Niro

“One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people’s lives without having to pay the price.” — Robert De Niro

One of the things about

“The talent is in the choices.” — Robert De Niro

“You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut.”

The talent is in the

“I love to find new people. It’s not for the sake of their being new; it’s because if you find someone who perfectly fits a part, that’s such a great thing.” — Robert De Niro

Better to be king for a night than a schmuck for a lifetime.

If you don’t go, you’ll never know

When you love someone you gotta trust them, there’s no other way. You gotta give them the key to everything that’s yours. Otherwise, what’s the point?

I never walk into a place I don’t know how to walk out of.

The mind of a writer can be a truly terrifying thing. Isolated, neurotic, caffeine-addled, crippled by procrastination, consumed by feelings of panic, self-loathing, and soul-crushing inadequacy. And that’s on a good day

The mind of a writer can

There is only one way to gain access to the truth and that is to not expect anything

Loneliness has been following me my whole life. Robert De Niro

Movies are hard to make, and you have to work toward a common ethic and do your best. You don’t want to work with people who don’t care or who are acting out some neurotic, crazy thesis on the set. Robert De Niro

You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead. Robert De Niro