Top 10 Quotes by Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando

Acting is an empty and usless profession.

Marlon Brando
If we are not our brother's keeper, at least let us not be his executioner. Marlon Brand
Marlon Brando

When I lie on the beach there naked, which I do sometimes, and I feel the wind coming over me and I see the stars up above and I am looking into this very deep, indescribable night, it is something that escapes my vocabulary to describe. Then I think: 'God, I have no importance. Whatever I do or don't do, or what anybody does, is not more important than the grains of sand that I am lying on, or the coconut that I am using for my pillow.' So I really don't think in the long sense.

Marlon Brando
An actor is at most a poet and at least an entertainer. Marlon Brand
Marlon Brando

The only reason I'm in Hollywood is that I don't have the moral courage to refuse the money. Marlon Br

Marlon Brando
The principal benefit acting has afforded me is the money to pay for my psychoanalysis.
Marlon Brando

An actor must interpret life, and in order to do so he must be willing to accept all experiences that life can offer.

Marlon Brando
Nobody "becomes" a character. You can't act unless you are who you are.
Marlon Brando

Like a large number of men, I, too, have had homosexual experiences and I am not ashamed. But if there is someone who is convinced that Jack Nicholson and I are lovers, may they continue to do so. I find it amusing.

Marlon Brando
Acting, in general, is something most people think they're incapable of, but they do it from morning to night. The subtlest acting I've ever seen is by ordinary people trying to show they feel something they don't, or trying to hide something. It's something everyone learns at an early age.