The Best Pierce Brosnan quotes

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Best known for his roles as secret agent James Bond, Irish actor Pierce Brosnan has enjoyed a long and successful career in film, television, and stage. Raised in Ireland and Britain, Brosnan began his career in the 1970s with small television roles before landing his first major movie role in The Long Good Friday. From there, he went on to star in a number of hit films, including GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, Die Another Day, and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. In addition to his work on the big screen, Brosnan has also starred in the popular television series Remington Steele and Thomas Crown Affair.

Here are the deepest Actors, Bond, Time, Life, World quotes from Pierce Brosnan, and much more.


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About Pierce Brosnan

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16 May 1953

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Alma Mater:
Drama Centre London

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Actor, Film Producer, Environmental Activist

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I’m a journeyman actor. — Pierce Brosnan

I was a commercial artist when I left school, but luckily I became an actor. I’ve painted for many, many years. Now the last few years it’s gotten more serious. — Pierce Brosnan

He’s a fantastic actor, Kelsey Grammer. You don’t have that kind of career without having a talent, without having something to say and to give to an audience. — Pierce Brosnan

I’ll make phone calls. I’ll call anybody and knock on any door to try and get a location, or get an actor, or get an actress. But no, it was just very easy. We just hit the ground running. — Pierce Brosnan

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No one can escape life’s pain. That’s life. — Pierce Brosnan

Barbara Broccoli was a great friend of my late wife’s and continues to be someone who is very gracious with me, my family, and our life. — Pierce Brosnan

I live a pretty domestic and normal life. I make my kids breakfast most mornings, but nothing too elaborate–soft–boiled eggs and oatmeal. — Pierce Brosnan

Acting allows me to explore new worlds, to discover characters by delving into their lives, and ultimately to become someone else entirely. — Pierce Brosnan

I believe you can only draw from your own life as an actor. All the characters I’ve played, I only have my infinite eye and the presence of my life to take from. — Pierce Brosnan

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I realise how precious life is, probably because I’ve seen how it can be taken away. — Pierce Brosnan

It’s the ultimate goal every day you wake up, to be happy. At the end of the week, you want to be happy. Happy in love, happy in work, happy in life, happy with yourself. It’s pretty simple. — Pierce Brosnan

Someone like Roman Polanski comes with a lifetime of achievement, cinematically. — Pierce Brosnan


Regret, is usually a waste of time. As is gloating — Pierce Brosnan

Sometimes you take time off, and then you look around and you go, ‘Hello. What happened? Oh dear! — Pierce Brosnan

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Dark comedy is very difficult. You have to bring the audience in and push them away at the same time. — Pierce Brosnan

I had to have some balls to be Irish Catholic in South London. Most of that time I spent fighting. — Pierce Brosnan

The art helps, between the acting gigs. I feel that if I can sing in Mamma Mia! then goddammit, I can hang a few paintings, give people lots of cocktails, and have a good time. — Pierce Brosnan

How many times did Pierce Brosnan play James Bond?

Pierce Brosnan played James Bond four times: GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough, and Die Another Day .

Turning 60 had an impact on my heart and soul, I must say, because you’re dealing with time: past, present, and future. You suddenly realize you’ve come down the road quite a ways. — Pierce Brosnan


That’s it. I’ve said all I’ve got to say on the world of James Bond. — Pierce Brosnan

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There’s always been product placement in Bond movies. — Pierce Brosnan

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James Bond is one of those heroes that all guys feel they could actually be like. — Pierce Brosnan

It never felt real to me. I never felt I had complete ownership over Bond. Because you’d have these stupid one–liners–which I loathed–and I always felt phony doing them. — Pierce Brosnan

I lost track of it thereafter. I wish I had a piece of it. That would have been very, very nice. It was one of those little things they get you on the Bond and then suddenly your face is every which way. — Pierce Brosnan

James bond has a certain significance and a deep pride, i will be asked about James bond until my dying days––it just goes with the territory. James bond’s James bond. — Pierce Brosnan

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I will forever be a Bond. It’s a small group of men who’ve made this role. Someone said, More men have walked on the moon than have played James Bond.’ — Pierce Brosnan


We owe it to our children to be better stewards of the environment. The alternative?–a world without whales. It’s too terrible to imagine. — Pierce Brosnan

America, which leads the world in so many ways, can end childhood hunger within its borders. — Pierce Brosnan

As the Trump presidency goes on, there will be a transcendency of power and culture and vision from the music scene, the art world that will find a voice and give hope to us all. — Pierce Brosnan

Everyone can make a real difference. Your voice is needed in a global movement that can change their world. — Pierce Brosnan

oh humiliation is poisonous it s one of the deepest pains of being human Pierce Brosnan quote

Oh, humiliation is poisonous. It’s one of the deepest pains of being human. — Pierce Brosnan

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