John Travolta quotes

Born
February 18, 1954, Englewood, New Jersey, U.S.

Occupation
Actor.

John Travolta is an American actor.

It’s hard to make a cultural phenomenon every time.
– John Travolta

He lives with his creativity in high gear.
– John Travolta

I have a dance background. I have an athletic background.
– John Travolta

I’ve done so many interviews that I’ve gotten past the ego and the personality.
– John Travolta

I’ve always had an innate ability to dance, but I’m not as spiffy as those cinema legends like Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire.
– John Travolta

I think, for sure, ‘Saturday Night Fever’ and ‘Pulp Fiction‘ were kind of bookends for – or the pillars of – my career.
– John Travolta

Oh yeah, dancing’s part of my soul. I enjoy it, it makes people happy, and it makes me happy.
– John Travolta

Your life starts to take shape at 30. You don’t have to make excuses for who you are anymore.
– John Travolta

I was just thinking of James Dean and Marilyn Monroe and how young they were when they died. I would like to be a pop icon who survives. I would like to be a living icon.
– John Travolta

So you know what I’m gonna do? I’m gonna do something really outrageous, I’m gonna tell the truth.
– John Travolta

Most people forget that you have to create relationships. The allure of the first years settles down, and at that moment, you better start creating it; otherwise, you’re going to lose out.
– John Travolta

I love fun movies that also have something to say. They tend to stay with me, always.
– John Travolta

I actually do like playing off-beat people. I think it’s more fun.
– John Travolta

It’s easier to be responsible for the decisions that you’ve made yourself than for the ones that other people have made for you.
– John Travolta

Sports, entertainment and aviation are three of the most exciting professions in the world; you are dealing with the same magnitude.
– John Travolta

Good writing is good writing, but that doesn’t mean you can’t orchestrate it or tweak it.
– John Travolta

I’m willing to look my own nightmare on film, but if it endangers my life, then I’m willing to put my life before movies.
– John Travolta

And now after all this time I finally figured out how to trap him… I will become him.
– John Travolta

You can’t control the quality of projects that are coming to you, so if you get several in a row that are quality, you take them.
– John Travolta

Having kids is something you can’t always do. Kids are like lightning. You grab that lightning when you can get it.
– John Travolta

I don’t mind gearing my life towards privacy. It’s my nature.
– John Travolta

I was always a character actor, basically, that sometimes looks like a leading man.
– John Travolta

People make judgments about Scientology, but often they don’t know what they’re talking about.
– John Travolta

I don’t believe in regrets; I believe your future is in your tomorrows.
– John Travolta

Acting is a mix of luck and choice. I got lucky.
– John Travolta

You feel alive to the degree that you feel you can help others.
– John Travolta

I will direct one day, but I have a feeling that it will be very limited.
– John Travolta

Dancing’s part of my soul. I enjoy it, it makes people happy, and it makes me happy.
– John Travolta

I believe L. Ron Hubbard resolved the human mind, and in resolving it he has also resolved human pain – that’s what I really think has happened here.
– John Travolta

The first thing I ever rode when I was a kid was a motorcycle, so I knew how to drive a motorcycle before a car.
– John Travolta

A lot of actors never talk to other actors about how they’re doing things, or why. I think it’s important to share the way you’re thinking.
– John Travolta