Clint Eastwood

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The ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when they are right and when they are wrong, are more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed the world is ruled by little else. Practical men, who believe themselves to be quite exempt from any intellectual influence, are usually the slaves of some defunct economist.
John Maynard Keynes
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Clint Eastwood (born 1930-05-31) is an American actor and director.


  • 'Don't just do something, stand there.' Gary Cooper wasn't afraid to do nothing.
    • Reported in Patrick McGilligan, Clint: The Life and Legend (2002), p. 112; in the first part, Eastwood was reportedly quoting a favored instruction from acting coach Jack Kosslyn.
  • I've actually had people come up to me and ask me to autograph their guns.
    • Reported in Leslie Halliwell, John Walker, Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies (2003), p. 149.
  • There's only one way to have a happy marriage and as soon as I learn what it is I'll get married again.
    • Reported in Investor's Business Daily (April 9, 2001), A-4.
  • With that kind of money, I could have invaded some country.
    • On the $31 million cost of making a film, reported in "Figures and quotes", Bristol Evening Post (June 19, 2007), p. 36.


  • They say marriages are made in Heaven. But so is thunder and lightning.

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