Dan Aykroyd quotes

Born
July 1, 1952, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Occupation
Actor, comedian.

Dan Aykroyd is a Canadian-American actor and comedian.

People love gentle larceny.
– Dan Aykroyd

Hollywood is in love with any kind of nostalgia that can prove itself to be commercial.
– Dan Aykroyd

And, I believe that if a man dies with a single penny still sitting in the bank, he’s a fool.
– Dan Aykroyd

I grew up on the edge of a national park in Canada – timberwolves, creeks, snow drifts.
– Dan Aykroyd

The entertainment business is not the be-all and end-all for me.
– Dan Aykroyd

You look at the floor and see the floor. I look at the floor and see molecules.
– Dan Aykroyd

You do not need a therapist if you own a motorcycle, any kind of motorcycle!
– Dan Aykroyd

Groundhog Day‘ was one of the greatest comedies ever made.
– Dan Aykroyd

I could sell used battery acid and make it fly.
– Dan Aykroyd

I accept sceptics, you’ve got to have challenges.
– Dan Aykroyd

I have this kind of mild nice-guy exterior, but inside my heart is like a steel trap.
– Dan Aykroyd

Am I a trance medium? No. Have I got a gift psychically? Absolutely not. But I believe in the survival of consciousness after death.
– Dan Aykroyd

If it hadn’t been for Carleton [University], Blues Brothers (1980) would never have been made.
– Dan Aykroyd

I get off on fantasy. I love fiction of all kinds. I’ve always been a big fan of science fiction and of the worlds of the spiritual and the mystic. I think those areas are a never-ending source for story ideas.
– Dan Aykroyd

The entertainment business is not the be-all and end-all for me.
– Dan Aykroyd

Have I personally ever seen a ghost? Not one.
– Dan Aykroyd

I’ve always been a big fan of science fiction and of the worlds of the spiritual and the mystic.
– Dan Aykroyd

I have this kind of mild nice-guy exterior, but inside my heart is like a steel trap. I’m really quite robotic.
– Dan Aykroyd

My whole thing is to entertain, make people laugh and to forget about the real world for awhile.
– Dan Aykroyd

You know, I’ve sold a lot of bad movies in my time.
– Dan Aykroyd

Heaven to me is percussion and bass, a screaming guitar and a burbling Hammond B-3 organ. It’s a soup I love being immersed in.
– Dan Aykroyd