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I'm the most insecure guy in Hollywood. If you had it good all your life, you figure it can't ever get bad, but when you had it bad, you wonder how long a thing like this will last.
As long as my pictures go into theaters and we ask people to pay to see what I do on the screen, I should not object if customers want to know what kind of man I am.
I had only that one picture, Hitler, the Beast of Berlin, in which I had a part big enough to impress anyone. I tried for better roles over and over again.
I hear about stars being torn to pieces by fans. It never happened to me and I never saw it happen to anyone else.
I know what's good for me. I can't play black or gray. I can't be a villain or anything close to one. I have to play white.
I learned more about acting from George Stevens in a few months than I had in my entire life up until then.
I wish I were the type who could walk into a place and have everybody love me. But I'm not, and there's no use wishing.
I'm shy and can't for the life of me barge around and slap people on the back. I sit in a corner by myself and am tickled to death when someone comes over to talk to me.
It seems only reasonable that the people have a right to know virtually everything about the personality they are buying each time they put their money through the box office.
It's a funny thing about me. I don't have any interest in food most of the time now, although when I was a kid I was always hungry.
Maybe I can't act, but I know the gimmicks. I studied acting all my life and know what's good for me.
My parents were so poor when I was a kid, I never went anywhere. I take our youngsters with us because I don't know anything that teaches them so much.