Create Yours

Steve Martin Quotes
Page 3 of 6

Steve Martin Quote: “You can’t make something beautiful by trying to make something beautiful. Something becomes beautiful in the process of trying to be something else.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I would like a wine. The purpose of the wine is to get me drunk. A bad wine will get me as drunk as a good wine. I would like the good wine. And since the result is the same no matter which wine I drink, I’d like to pay the bad wine price.”
Steve Martin Quote: “When I die, now don’t think that I’m a nut, don’t want no fancy funeral, just one like old King Tut.”
Steve Martin Quote: “There is something going on now in Mexico that I happen to think is cruelty to animals. What I’m talking about, of course, is cat juggling.”
Steve Martin Quote: “You know, a lot of people come to me and they say, “Steve, how can you be so funny?” There’s a secret to it, it’s no big deal. Before I go out, I put a slice of bologna in each of my shoes. So when I’m on stage, I feel funny.”
Steve Martin Quote: “The conscious mind is the editor, and the subconscious mind is the writer. And the joy of writing, when you’re writing from your subconscious, is beautiful – it’s thrilling. When you’re editing, which is your conscious mind, it’s like torture.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Boy, those French: they have a different word for everything!”
Steve Martin Quote: “It’s not what you know, it’s what you think you know.”
Steve Martin Quote: “College totally changed my life. It changed what I believe and what I think about everything. I majored in philosophy.”
Steve Martin Quote: “To me, torture would be, “I can’t think what to write in the next sentence. I’m stuck.” Torture would be if you didn’t have the next idea.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’m tired of wasting letters when punctuation will do, period.”
Steve Martin Quote: “The banjo is such a happy instrument – you can’t play a sad song on the banjo – it always comes out so cheerful.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I just wanted to be in show business. I didn’t care if I was going to be an actor or a magician or what. Comedy was a point of the least resistance, really. And on the simplest level, I loved comedy.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I have heard it said that a complicated childhood can lead to a life in the arts. I tell you this story of my father and me to let you know I am qualified to be a comedian.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Kids like my act because I’m wearing nose glasses. Adults like my act because there’s a guy who thinks putting on nose glasses is funny.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Why sip from a tea cup, when you can drink from the river.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’m the leader of the platoon and I run gambling and lotteries, dances and I sell beer illegally. I’m a con man and I’m thoroughly lovable.”
Steve Martin Quote: “With comedy, you have no place to go but more comedy, so you’re never off the hook.”
Steve Martin Quote: “He never complicates a desire by overthinking it, unlike Mirabelle, who spins a cocoon around an idea until it is immobile.”
Steve Martin Quote: “The course was more plodding than heroic. I did not strive valiantly against doubters but took incremental steps studded with a few intuitive leaps.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Comedy is a distortion of what is happening, and there will always be something happening.”
Steve Martin Quote: “We’ve taken what was just once a racetrack and made it a multifaceted gaming destination for the entire region.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I find animated movies very touching. They reach an audience that’s hard to get with a live-action film.”
Steve Martin Quote: “There are some people that will not pick up a phone and call you, but if you knock on a door and talk to them, they’ll talk back to you.”
Steve Martin Quote: “With comedy, you never know until you put it in front of an audience. You shoot it and a year later you have no idea if it’s going to work. And then you get the response. It’s great when it’s good.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I never had a movie that I wanted to do turned down in my whole life. I always write the script first so it speaks for itself.”
Steve Martin Quote: “A remarkable memoir that’s packed with anecdotes, advice and humor, all while maintaining a high level of dignity and self-awareness.”
Steve Martin Quote: “She had destroyed whatever was between us by making a profound gaffe: She met me.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’m trying to think of other ones. Oh, yeah, I’d say – somebody would buy something and we’d say, and because you are our hundredth customer today, you get a free paperback.”
Steve Martin Quote: “If you feel tired midway through, give Neil Patrick Harris a Red Bull and throw some sheet music at him.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Writing is extremely personal, and that’s the joy of it for me.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I never touched a gun in my life. That and that alone forever doomed me to middle management.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I can understand the drug thing. So they feel that it’s more important to take the drugs than to do a good show for the people.”
Steve Martin Quote: “With a cheery delicacy she divided my obsessions into three categories: acceptable, unacceptable, and hilarious.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’m not trying to be a big shot or anything like that, but I get my drinks half price.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Performing music is a way to do comedy, but without the obligation to do a solid hour, hour and half of a standup. I could intersperse it with music, so it became a really good format for me.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Don’t have sex man. It leads to kissing and pretty soon you have to start talking to them.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I really enjoy the social aspects of music as much as anything.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Lots of women are getting involved. They’re not satisfied just being passengers anymore.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’ve put an umbrella in my mouth and opened it. I sat in a lemon-meringue pie. I’ve done terrible things to my dog with a fork...”
Steve Martin Quote: “Dinosaurs did not walk with humans. The evolutionary record says different. They gambled.”
Steve Martin Quote: “All of life’s riddles are answered in the movies.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Whether I’m involved in creating something or not, it’s a personal issue of do I respect it. But you can only know that five or ten years later.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I would assign every lie a color: yellow when they were innocent, pale blue when they sailed over you like the sky, red because I knew they drew blood. And then there was the black lie. That’s the worst of all. A black lie was when I told you the truth.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Through the years, I have learned there is no harm in charging oneself up with delusions between moments of valid inspiration.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I was very vulnerable to criticism for many years. I could read a bad review and remember it my whole life.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I started a grease fire at McDonald’s – threw a match in the cook’s hair.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I choose a project based on whether it feels worthwhile working on when it comes to me. But secondly I choose it if it sounds like fun. Projects are determined by just how they strike me at the moment, as they have done throughout my whole life.”
Steve Martin Quote: “Comedy may be big business but it isn’t pretty.”
Steve Martin Quote: “I’m a bitter, sad, sour young man who makes a career out of hastling people with real careers.”
PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 NEXT
Persistence Quotes
Music Quotes
Funny Quotes
Real Quotes
Book Quotes
Fun Quotes
George Carlin Quotes
Firsts Quotes
Greatness Quotes
Quotes About Stories
Will Rogers Quotes
Romance Quotes

Beautiful Wallpapers and Images

We hope you enjoyed our collection of 250 free pictures with Steve Martin Quotes.

All of the images on this page were created with QuoteFancy Studio.

Use QuoteFancy Studio to create high-quality images for your desktop backgrounds, blog posts, presentations, social media, videos, posters and more.

Learn more