Sean Connery Quotes

“If you fear nothing, you love nothing. If you love nothing, what joy can there be in life?” – Sean Connery

“If you have to resort to violence, you’ve already lost.” – Sean Connery

“I am not an Englishman, I was never an Englishman, and I don’t ever want to be one. I am a Scotsman! I was a Scotsman and I will always be one.” – Sean Connery

I am not an Englishman,

“The key to a woman’s heart is an unexpected gift at an unexpected time.” – Sean Connery

“If you can’t do it with one bullet, don’t do it at all.” – Sean Connery

“Some age. Others mature.” – Sean Connery

“I like women. I don’t understand them, but I like them.” – Sean Connery

“I don’t think there is anything particularly wrong in hitting a woman, though I don’t recommend you do it the same way that you hit a man.” – Sean Connery

I don't think there is anything

“Love may not make the world go round, but I must admit that it makes the ride worthwhile.” – Sean Connery

“Nothing is impossible, only mathematically improbable.” – Sean Connery

“You write your first draft with your heart and you re-write with your head. The first key to writing is to write, not to think.” – Sean Connery

“I met my wife through playing golf. She is French and couldn’t speak English and I couldn’t speak French, so there was little chance of us getting involved in any boring conversations – that’s why we got married really quickly.” – Sean Connery

“My dear girl, there are some things that just aren’t done, such as drinking Dom Perignon ’53 above the temperature of 38 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s just as bad as listening to the Beatles without earmuffs!” – Sean Connery

My dear girl, there are

“Don’t wait for it to happen, don’t even want it to happen – just watch what does happen.” – Sean Connery

“Sometimes a woman just needs to be slapped.” – Sean Connery

“A martini. Shaken, not stirred.” – Sean Connery

“I’m an actor – it’s not brain surgery. If I do my job right, people won’t ask for their money back.” – Sean Connery

“Perhaps I’m not a good actor, but I would be even worse at doing anything else.” – Sean Connery

Perhaps I'm not a good

“To cultivate an English accent is already a departure away from what you are.” – Sean Connery

“I have always hated that damn James Bond. I’d like to kill him.” – Sean Connery

“I don’t understand if you get caught in a fight, but take it out on a room, how that implies some psychiatric disorder.” – Sean Connery

“Your background and environment is with you for life. No question about that.” – Sean Connery

“If anything could have pulled me out of retirement it would have been an Indiana Jones film.” – Sean Connery

If anything could have pulled

“It’s not the worst thing to slap a woman now and then.” – Sean Connery

“There’s one major difference between James Bond and me. He is able to sort out problems!” – Sean Connery

“I admit I’m being paid well, but it’s no more than I deserve. After all, I’ve been screwed more times than a hooker.” – Sean Connery

“There’s always a new challenge to keep you motivated.” – Sean Connery

“How peaceful life would be without love. How safe, how tranquil and how dull.” – Sean Connery

How peaceful life would

“My boy, we are pilgrims in an unholy land.” – Sean Connery

“The Irish seem to have more fire about them than the Scots.” – Sean Connery

“I take the good with the bad. I can’t love people in slices.” – Sean Connery

“I haven’t found anywhere in the world where I want to be all the time. The best of my life is the moving. I look forward to going.” – Sean Connery

“There is nothing like a challenge to bring out the best in man.” – Sean Connery

There is nothing like a challenge

“I find if I just sit down and think, a solution presents itself.” – Sean Connery

“There’s a lot of fantasy about what Scotland is, and the shortbread tins and that sort of thing.” – Sean Connery

“I’ve never really fancied Mexican food. A taco rather minds me of a puncture outfit.” – Sean Connery

“More than anything else, I’d like to be an old man with a good face, like Hitchcock or Picasso.” – Sean Connery

More than anything else,

“Scotland should be nothing less than equal with all the other nations of the world.” – Sean Connery

“Red wine with fish. That should have told me something.” – Sean Connery