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    May you live as long as you want and not want as long as you live.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: live 
     
    I do not want to admit to the world that I can be a bad person. It is just that I don't want anyone to have false expectations. Moviemaking is a harsh, volatile business, and unless you can be ruthless, too, there's a good chance that you are going to disappear off the scene pretty quickly.
    — Tom Hanks
    I'm not interested in doing something edgy with a capital E just so everyone knows, 'Oh, OK, now he's showing us he can do edgy.'
    — Tom Hanks
    I must say that I do wrestle with the amount of money I make, but at the end of the day what am I gonna say? I took less money so Rupert Murdoch could have more?
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: money 
     
    My kid could get a bad X-ray and I could get a call from the doctor saying I have something growing in my bum and that would change my perspective on everything instantaneously, on what is and what is not important.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: bad  saying  kids  perspective  doctor 
     
    College isn't necessary for everybody and it's only from what you put into it what you go there for.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: college 
     
    My wife and I, we met making a movie. This is not just our job, it's our life. It's what we do naturally whether we're working together or not.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: job  movie  wife 
     
    Help, and you will make a huge impact in the life of the street, the town, the country and our planet. If only one out of four of each one hundred of you choose to help on any given day, in any given cause, incredible things will happen in the world you live in.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: live  world  help 
     
    Life is like a box of chocolates: you never know what you're gonna get." Number Six in the Top Ten Most Famous Movie Quotes. -The Guinness Book of Film
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: quotes  movie  film  book 
     
    I will entertain anything; it doesn't matter. You know, it's not obviously about the price, it's not about who, it's kind of about when and what. It's material, that's all.
    — Tom Hanks
    You don't necessarily go in to talk to the person to try to find some secret key to the lock.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: secret  people  key 
     
    Help publicly. Help privately. Help make sense where sense has gone missing. Help science to solve and faith to soothe. Help, and you will abolish apathy-the void that is so quickly filled by ignorance and evil.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: evil  help  gone  faith  missing  ignorance 
     
    The "Toy Story" films accomplish what timeless classics aim for - innocent characters who face an endless trail of adventures.
    — Tom Hanks
    There's a difference between solitude and loneliness. I can understand the concept of being a monk for a while.
    — Tom Hanks
    Tweeting is like sending out cool telegrams to your friends once a week.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: friends 
     
    The desert, when the sun comes up...I couldn't tell where heaven stopped and the Earth began.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: earth  heaven 
     
    Even the simplest choice can make a jaw-dropping difference in our world.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: world  choice 
     
    If things were easy to find, they wouldn't be worth finding.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: worth 
     
    The average movie set is the least political arena on Earth. Nobody bothers talking about politics because, one, we all love the job so much. You don't talk about current events. You talk about old show business stories and whether or not there's gonna be French onion dip at the craft services table that day.
    — Tom Hanks
    The only way you can truly control how you are seen is by being honest all the time.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: time  control 
     
    Never give up because you never know what the tide will bring in the next day.
    — Tom Hanks
    A hero is somebody who voluntarily walks into the unknown.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: hero 
     
    If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. It's the hard that makes it great.
    — Tom Hanks
    I've been doing a pale imitation of Bill Murray for most of my career.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: career 
     
    I think it's better to feel good than to look good.
    — Tom Hanks
    It was a million tiny little things that, when you added them all up, they meant we were supposed to be together ... and I knew it.
    — Tom Hanks
    We are still in the position of waking up and having a choice. Do I make the world better today somehow, or do I not bother?
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: world  choice 
     
    I'm glad I didn't have to fight in any war. I'm glad I didn't have to pick up a gun. I'm glad I didn't get killed or kill somebody. I hope my kids enjoy the same lack of manhood.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: fight  war  hope  kids  manhood 
     
    Larger-than-life characters make up about .01 percent of the world's population.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: character  world 
     
    The prejudice surrounding AIDS exacts a social death which precedes the actual physical one.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: death  prejudice 
     
    I just know that every man I kill the farther away from home I feel.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: men 
     
    Truth is, I'll never know all there is to know about you just as you will never know all there is to know about me. Humans are by nature too complicated to be understood fully. So, we can choose either to approach our fellow human beings with suspicion or to approach them with an open mind, a dash of optimism and a great deal of candour.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: truth  nature  human  mind 
     
    Some people go to bed at night thinking, 'That was a good day.' I am one of those who worries and asks, 'How did I screw up today?'
    — Tom Hanks
    From now on we live in a world where man has walked on the Moon. It's not a miracle; we just decided to go.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: men  live  world  moon 
     
    I went to college because I didn't have anywhere else to go and it was a fabulous hang. And while I was there I was exposed to this world that I didn't know was possible.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: world  college 
     
    As an actor I am always waiting for my luck to run out.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: luck 
     
    Everybody has something that chews them up and, for me, that thing was always loneliness. The cinema has the power to make you not feel lonely, even when you are.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: power  loneliness 
     
    If you have to have a job in this world, a high-priced movie star is a pretty good gig.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: world  star  job  movie 
     
    Eating everything you want is not that much fun. When you live a life with no boundaries, there's less joy. If you can eat anything you want to, what's the fun in eating anything you want to?
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: joy  live  fun 
     
    That's what's nice about directing a film and having it done: There's nothing more I can do about it. It's done. That's it. All I can do is let it go and hope that people are kind to it.
    — Tom Hanks
    tags: people  film  hope 
     
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    tom hanks
    Birth    : July 9, 1956
    Occupation  : Actor