Joe Pesci quotes

Born
February 9, 1943, Newark, New Jersey, U.S.

Occupation
Actor.

There are great actors we’ll never see just because they haven’t had my luck.
– Joe Pesci

I’m a bore. I save all my energy for my characters.
– Joe Pesci

There was a time I couldn’t get a job.
– Joe Pesci

I love to star in movies, but I want to have good roles. It doesn’t help to get starring roles in something that’s no good. I mean, that will just kill you.
– Joe Pesci

I’m just some lunatic macaroni mushroom, is that it?
– Joe Pesci

You don’t say hello to Mr. De Niro? Show the respect, will ya?
– Joe Pesci

I couldn’t get any jobs, and when that happens, you get so humble it’s disgusting. I didn’t feel like a man anymore — I felt really creepy. I was bumping into walls and saying, Excuse me.
– Joe Pesci

Did Mad freakin’ Max just call me irritating?
– Joe Pesci

Ah, I don’t do interviews, really.
– Joe Pesci

I’ve been married three times, but I’ll never forget my first trip as a young man, on my honeymoon, with my new wife.
– Joe Pesci

I would have done something else in life. Something more calming, in a different area where I did not have to use my emotions.
– Joe Pesci