Christopher Plummer quotes

Born
December 13, 1929 Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Occupation
Actor.

Christopher Plummer is a Canadian actor. Following his film debut in Stage Struck (1958), Plummer’s career has spanned six decades. He is known for portraying Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music (1965)

History remembers most what you did last.
– Christopher Plummer

Working with Julie Andrews is like getting hit over the head with a valentine.
– Christopher Plummer

I couldn’t believe when I first got a fan letter from Al Pacino, it was unreal.
– Christopher Plummer

It is a culture voice, but it is a very American culture voice, and I am very used to English culture voice. So I had to work like hell to flatten those R’s.
– Christopher Plummer

The devil is more interesting than God.
– Christopher Plummer

I’m too old-fashioned to use a computer. I’m too old-fashioned to use a quill.
– Christopher Plummer

I want to paint Montreal as a rather fantastic city, which it was, because nobody knows today what it was like. And I’m one of the last survivors, or rapidly becoming one.
– Christopher Plummer

I don’t want death to suddenly interrupt what I’m doing. I don’t like the idea of death at all.
– Christopher Plummer

Sometimes you have to look into a mirror and look at the worst you could have been if you’re ever going to know the best you were meant to be.
– Christopher Plummer

I just can’t tell you what fun I’ve had being a member of the world’s second oldest profession.
– Christopher Plummer

In Stratford you either turn into an alcoholic or you better write.
– Christopher Plummer

Try and stay sober. Until the curtain call. And for God’s sake, have fun. Don’t suffer for your art. Just have fun.
– Christopher Plummer

The part of Mike Wallace drew me to the movie because I thought, what an outrageous part to play.
– Christopher Plummer

I’ve been very fortunateit’s just been an amazing piece of luck. I haven’t had to suffer for my art but I’ve suffered enough inside to hopefully be called an artist.
– Christopher Plummer

I would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days.
– Christopher Plummer

The first time my father saw me in the flesh was on the stage, which is a bit weird. We went out to dinner, and he was charming and sweet, but I did all the talking.
– Christopher Plummer

You’re only two years older than me, darling. Where have you been all my life?
– Christopher Plummer

We all live with more mortality because we’re all on drugs.
– Christopher Plummer

They realized I was alive again, even though I was playing an old, dying sop.
– Christopher Plummer

Unless you can surround yourself with as many beautiful things as you can afford, I don`t think life has very much meaning.
– Christopher Plummer

Most of my life I have played a lot of famous people but most of them were dead so you have a poetic license.
– Christopher Plummer