Johnny Depp quote

"I think when you are young, you are hoping that this person will be the right one. The one you are going to be in love with forever, but sometimes you want that so much, you create something that isn't really there."

Johnny Depp

Born: June 9, 1963

Occupation: Actor

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People cry, not because they're weak. It's because they've been strong for too long.

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Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.

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When I see someone who just follows their dream and succeeds, and just does basically what they want to do and doesn't have to answer to anyone, obviously not harming anyone, that's great.

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[on buying a private island] Money doesn't buy you happiness, but it buys you a big enough yacht to sail right up to it.

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Everything here is edible; even I'm edible. But that, dear children, is cannibalism, and is in fact frowned upon in most societies.

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We're all damaged in our own way. Nobody's perfect. I think we're all somewhat screwy. Every single one of us.

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And it hurts so much to want something you can't have.

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I don't trust anyone who hasn't been self-destructiv e in some way, and who hasn't gone through some sort of bout of self-loathing. You've got to bang yourself around a bit to know yourself.

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Puberty was very vague. I literally locked myself in a room and played guitar.

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I'm not even born yet. I'm still trying. I'm still pushing. I don't ever want to get to a place where I feel satisfied.

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Me, I'm dishonest, and you can always trust a dishonest man to be dishonest. Honestly, it's the honest ones you have to watch out for.

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The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.

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I like the challenge of trying different things and wondering whether it's going to work or whether I'm going to fall flat on my face.

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I think the thing to do is enjoy the ride while you're on it.

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The only gossip I'm interested in is things from the Weekly World News - 'Woman's bra bursts, 11 injured'. That kind of thing.

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With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.

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You use your money to buy privacy because during most of your life you aren't allowed to be normal.

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I'm shy, paranoid, whatever word you want to use. I hate fame. I've done everything I can to avoid it.

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If you catch me saying 'I am a serious actor,' I beg you to slap me.

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I'm not sure I'm adult yet.

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The beauty, the poetry of the fear in their eyes. I didn't mind going to jail for, what, five, six hours? It was absolutely worth it.

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There's no truth anymore.

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I may have a feather duster down my pants.

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Tomorrow it'll all be over, then I'll have to go back to selling pens again.

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I'm having too much fun today to worry about tomorrow.

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If you had to chose one half of your son, which one would it be?" What kind of a question is that?!" No need to snap. It was just a question.

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Love is not blind; it simply enables one to see things others fail to see.

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You gotta be careful: don't say a word to nobody about nothing anytime ever.

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I always felt like I was meant to have been born in another era, another time.

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