Quotes by Liam Neeson

Acting is invigorating. But I don't analyse it too much. It's like a dog smelling where it's going to do its toilet in the morning.
– Liam Neeson
In Los Angeles, it's like they jog for two hours a day and then they think they're morally right. That's when you want to choke people, you know?
– Liam Neeson
Some mornings you wake up and think, gee I look handsome today. Other days I think, what am I doing in the movies? I wanna go back to Ireland and drive a forklift.
– Liam Neeson
To be honest, I'm scared to death of rollercoaster rides.
– Liam Neeson
It's funny, but you get to a time in your life when you think you have all the friends you will ever have.
– Liam Neeson
It's an ongoing joy being a dad.
– Liam Neeson
Indeed I regard the enduring support which I have received over the years from all sections of the community in Ballymena as being more than sufficient recognition for any success which I may have achieved as an actor.
– Liam Neeson
I'm so touched that complete strangers will send me a script asking me to be in their film. That still amazes me - and sometimes for a lot of money too.
– Liam Neeson
I was an OK boxer, I wasn't great, I was OK, but I loved the discipline of getting together every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, usually Saturday afternoons too, with a whole bunch of mates and training, very, very hard for about two-and-half hours.
– Liam Neeson
I try to be a hard boiled sometimes. My kids see right through it. I'm acting. It's always, 'When I say you'll be back at 11, that means 11, not 11.15. Do you hear me!?' Then, 'Yeah, Dad.'
– Liam Neeson
I thought, well of course, Kinsey absolutely adored teaching. He was a wonderful teacher. So these kids really inspired me. So that was a clue I hung onto. He loved young people, he absolutely loved them. And he loved teaching them and trying to help them.
– Liam Neeson
I have to make it my job to be careful with my family.
– Liam Neeson
I had done some flimflam movies, but I didn't understand what being an actor meant anymore.
– Liam Neeson
I gravitate toward women.
– Liam Neeson
I don't think I'm funny.
– Liam Neeson
I do believe at the end of the night when you're with your family, the character gets hung up on the door like a coat, and is there to be taken on the next morning.
– Liam Neeson
I did, although I didn't read from page 1 to page 187 but I read chunks of it. I did a little bit of science when I was in the university so I was able to understand the graphs and pie charts and stuff like that. It was extremely dry.
– Liam Neeson
I certainly notice the vitality in Belfast, which wasn't there in the Seventies. There was a war going on then. Now there are cranes everywhere. There really is a sense of renewal and hope.
– Liam Neeson
I came to water late. I learned to swim at the age of 20.
– Liam Neeson
Hollywood is throwing action movies at me.
– Liam Neeson