Quotes by Billy Dee Williams

Billy Dee Williams

American actor, voice actor, and artist

Alive from: 1937-

Category: Artists | Movie

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    Acting, I started when I was six and a half years-old, on Broadway with Kurt Weill.
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    As for Colt 45, I am very proud of my endorsement of the product, and it still 'Works every time.'
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    For myself, if I'm trying to obtain a certain longevity in my career, to establish myself as a certain kind of star, I don't want that black exploitation image.
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    It was a time after 'Lady Sings the Blues' and 'Mahogany' and all those romantic movies: I became this romantic figure on the street in a very special way.
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    It's in our nature. We need to explore and find out what's going on outside of who we are.
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    Jazz is very much a part of my life. I work with the Thelonious Monk Institute and do the artwork for their program every year.
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    Mobile is a seaport town, and we ate a lot of seafood. We'd go fishing, we'd catch our fish and we'd eat our fish. It was a ritual on Saturday morning for all my family - my grandfather, my brothers, my uncles, my father - to go fishing, and then the ladies of the family would clean the fish and fry them up.
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    My mother's side of the family, they're from Montserrat in the Leeward Islands.
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    No matter where I go, in this country or outside of this country, there are young people, and I'm always surprised that young people know about me and Colt 45.
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    Right before 'Brian's Song' there was a period when I was very despondent, broke, depressed; my first marriage was on the rocks. The role of Gale Sayers had been cast with Lou Gossett, and then he hurt himself playing basketball. I was called in to read for the role. I was their last choice, and I knew it.
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    The only time I mind autographs is when I'm out with my family. You're trying to enjoy kids and grandkids and here comes a swarm, and there go your wife and kids. That happens to every celebrity. It's the price you pay.
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    The world moves fast, but change isn't always a good thing when you got it right the first time around.
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    There's always been a lot of misunderstanding about Lando's character. I used to pick up my daughter from elementary school and get into arguments with little children who would accuse me of betraying Han Solo.
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    When they told me there would be a statue erected at Wrigley Field, I was happy with that. I know there will be a meeting place for a lot of people. There will be a conversation every day. They say now, 'I'll meet you at Ernie Banks' statue.' After Sept. 7, they'll say, 'I'll meet you by Billy Williams' statue.'
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    You are always going to have people criticizing, in one way or another, for their own personal reason.
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