Archive for James Dean
“If I had one day when I didn’t have
to be all confused and I didn’t have to
feel that I was ashamed of everything.
If I felt that I belonged someplace.
James Dean as Jim Stark in
“Rebel Without A Cause” (1955)
“Gratification comes in the doing,
not in the results.”
“Everybody thought I had a duster. Y’all thought ol’ Spindletop
Burke and Burnett was all the oil there was, didn’t ya? Well,
I’m here to tell you that it ain’t, boy! It’s here, and there
ain’t a dang thing you gonna do about it! My well came in big,
so big, Bick and there’s more down there and there’s bigger
wells. I’m rich, Bick. I’m a rich ‘un. I’m a rich boy. Me,
I’m gonna have more money than you ever thought you could have,
you and all the rest of you stinkin’ sons of… Benedicts!”
James Dean as Jett Rink in
“Dream as if you’ll live forever.
Live as if you’ll die today.”
“Being a good actor isn’t easy.
Being a man is even harder.
I want to be both before I’m done.”
“He wanted me to love him unconditionally,
but Jimmy was not able to love someone else
in return,it was the troubled boy that wanted
to be loved very badly. I loved Jimmy as I have
loved no one else in my life, but I could not give
him the enormous amount that he needed. Loving Jimmy
was something that could empty a person”.
Pier Angeli about her
relationship with actor James Dean