Mark Wahlberg Famous Quotes & Sayings

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100 Mark Wahlberg Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've always been into working out and eating healthy. That's just who I am. I've always been into working out and eating healthy. That's just who I am.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: When you go into a starring position and you're carrying a movie, it's important that When you go into a starring position and you're carrying a movie, it's important that people like it. So I only do things that I can connect with in some sort of way, or that I can identify with.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Women don't get the credit they deserve. Women don't get the credit they deserve.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: But no, I'm not political. My obligation is to pull the lever and elect somebody But no, I'm not political. My obligation is to pull the lever and elect somebody who's going to make life a little better for everybody, especially those who don't have as much good fortune as others.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: All that running around in my underwear put money in my pockets. I can focus All that running around in my underwear put money in my pockets. I can focus on working in interesting movies without having to worry about supporting myself.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I never got on the course with my dad, but to be playing golf with I never got on the course with my dad, but to be playing golf with my kids - that's a dream.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I approach everything the same. I try to make it as real as possible, whether I approach everything the same. I try to make it as real as possible, whether you gotta make people laugh or make people cry, it's always the same approach for me. But if I start doing pratfalls, somebody please pull the plug on me.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Producing suits me because I have a business mind and a business sensibility. I was Producing suits me because I have a business mind and a business sensibility. I was a street hustler. I did whatever it took. I sold whatever I could sell. I'm a good organiser.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: If I succeed in business but fail as a father, then I've failed. If I succeed in business but fail as a father, then I've failed.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The world is very different today than it was in 1968. The world is very different today than it was in 1968.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I just want to do the best possible job with everything that I do. But I just want to do the best possible job with everything that I do. But I'm far more concerned with being a good father as opposed to being a good actor because that's what's really going to matter.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I work out Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; take Thursday off; then I work out Friday and I work out Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; take Thursday off; then I work out Friday and Saturday. So sometimes I'll eat whatever I want on Thursday, like a big breakfast of pancakes and bacon and eggs and stuff. You can eat a big, hearty breakfast because you're going to burn off most of it during the day anyway.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Movies have kind of become a tad bit uninspired, in that the big studio movies Movies have kind of become a tad bit uninspired, in that the big studio movies are spending more money to chase the big money with all these franchises and superhero movies. Some of them have been great, but some of them are a little tiresome.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I miss being able to wake up when I want and go on stage when I miss being able to wake up when I want and go on stage when I want and pull down my pants when I want.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: It's all about love and how we are all connected. It's all about love and how we are all connected.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I have a lot of real life experience that I can draw on. And I I have a lot of real life experience that I can draw on. And I think that shows in the characters that I play because I'm always trying to find somebody - or find characters to play that I can identify with on a personal level or relate to. And I think it makes for a little bit more of an honest portrayal.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Being a Catholic is the most important aspect of my life. Being a Catholic is the most important aspect of my life.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: For me, family always comes first; I would do anything to protect them. For me, family always comes first; I would do anything to protect them.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't go to Mass every day. But I go to church every day. Just I don't go to Mass every day. But I go to church every day. Just sitting there, thinking - it's a great way to start the morning, you know? You feel so good coming out, and your approach to everything is suddenly really clear.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: In my movies, I'm not trying to erase any old image of myself, really. And In my movies, I'm not trying to erase any old image of myself, really. And also I'm not trying to imitate anyone or follow in their footsteps, because I know, Burt Reynolds was just one of the people that told me this, I know how you can only last in this business if you got something special to offer, just by being yourself.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: You can't have a conscience in the pimp game. You can't have a conscience in the pimp game.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've got a pretty wide range of stuff that I'm interested in in life. But I've got a pretty wide range of stuff that I'm interested in in life. But producing ... it gives me a lot more time at home to spend with my family as opposed to being away on location shooting nights for months at a time.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Well, I would love it if they could take all the guns away. Unfortunately, you Well, I would love it if they could take all the guns away. Unfortunately, you can't do that so you hope that good people in the world have them to protect the people who can't protect themselves,
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The first thing I do when I start my day is, I get down on The first thing I do when I start my day is, I get down on my hands and knees and give thanks to God. Whenever I go outside of my house, the first thing I do is stop at the church.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm proud to be white. I don't have anything against my color. But I don't I'm proud to be white. I don't have anything against my color. But I don't think color matters, either. Just like I feel it doesn't matter that I'm a white dude doin' black music.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: When I was a rapper, the groupies didn't have to try too hard with me. When I was a rapper, the groupies didn't have to try too hard with me. Just show up at the hotel.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Any time someone says you have an opportunity to work with Martin Scorsese you jump Any time someone says you have an opportunity to work with Martin Scorsese you jump at the chance.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I always tend to like the characters that I play. I'm convinced that I am I always tend to like the characters that I play. I'm convinced that I am this person and I'm OK with whatever they do.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I approach a comedy the same way I do a drama. I try to make I approach a comedy the same way I do a drama. I try to make it as real as possible.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I like to do projects I feel some connection to. I like to do projects I feel some connection to.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I always say one of my favorite things about making movies is finishing on that I always say one of my favorite things about making movies is finishing on that last day because I get to have my life back and let that go, and hopefully have a real sense of accomplishment at the end of it.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: This is my most important role. If I fail at this, I fail at everything. This is my most important role. If I fail at this, I fail at everything.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: It's always been a dream of mine, and a childhood fantasy, to play a great It's always been a dream of mine, and a childhood fantasy, to play a great champion. I would much rather haven been an athlete than an actor. This is like some second place consolation prize.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm the father of two boys and two girls, so I'm more an emotional wreck I'm the father of two boys and two girls, so I'm more an emotional wreck than a mushball.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: A lot of people tend to chew up the scenery. I'm a firm believer in A lot of people tend to chew up the scenery. I'm a firm believer in less is more, especially on the big screen.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I never want to be told, "Hey, this is what you do best, and this I never want to be told, "Hey, this is what you do best, and this is the only thing you're going to do." And there are other people that are put into that box. Or unable to navigate through all the different genres. Some people insist on being a tough guy even though it's not happening. People only want to see them in leading romantic roles. Yet they continue to try and force something that doesn't feel organic to people.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Well every moment, every project is different. I took a very slow approach to acting, Well every moment, every project is different. I took a very slow approach to acting, trying to really work with people I could learn from. And I got something different out of each experience.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't think God's going to judge me based on my film work - although I don't think God's going to judge me based on my film work - although I hope he has a sense of humour and I hope he's a fan of movies because I've done some things that may be questionable in his eyes as an actor!
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The world obviously needs to change ... if we can't protect our innocent women and The world obviously needs to change ... if we can't protect our innocent women and children, then we have a serious problem.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't wanna hear nobody complain that they're getting paid all this money and people I don't wanna hear nobody complain that they're getting paid all this money and people won't leave them alone. It's part of it.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't want to let my guard down and feel too comfortable. If you become I don't want to let my guard down and feel too comfortable. If you become complacent, you start feeling entitled. I'm ready to go dig ditches if I have to. Whatever I gotta do to provide for my family. Whatever I gotta do to make sure that I do the best possible job at whatever wonderful opportunities I've been handed.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Being fit is almost as important to me as my face. And for me, it's Being fit is almost as important to me as my face. And for me, it's a combination of being spiritually and physically fit. There are guys who want to look good, and there are guys who want to perform at their best. Being fit is about being able to perform at your best, not necessarily just looking your best.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've been in enough movies to know that when you're on the set and you I've been in enough movies to know that when you're on the set and you start shooting, you're looking at playback and you get a sense of what it's going to be like.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The success of 'The Fighter' made it a lot easier to get 'Broken City' green-lit. The success of 'The Fighter' made it a lot easier to get 'Broken City' green-lit. And the buzz about 'The Fighter' also made it a lot easier to get 'Contraband' green-lit.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The environment I was raised in, you had to, to survive. The environment I was raised in, you had to, to survive.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Tiger Woods is the only sports star who's worth every penny he makes. Tiger Woods is the only sports star who's worth every penny he makes.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: That whole world, the world of bodybuilding to me is fascinating. It's such a unique That whole world, the world of bodybuilding to me is fascinating. It's such a unique and interesting culture, and everything about it appeals to me.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I embrace old age. Look, I'm never going to dunk on LeBron James, and I've I embrace old age. Look, I'm never going to dunk on LeBron James, and I've learned to accept that. I got a pretty good life, and I'm very fortunate, and I have my blessings.
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Mark Wahlberg Sayings: A lot of talented actors still have to pay their bills. A lot of talented actors still have to pay their bills.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Look, if you're driving down the highway at 120 miles an hour, I'd rather be Look, if you're driving down the highway at 120 miles an hour, I'd rather be behind the wheel than in the backseat.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: If I don't go to mass, necessarily, every day, but I definitely go to the If I don't go to mass, necessarily, every day, but I definitely go to the church every day. That's how I start my day. I like to get in there for about 15 to 20 minutes and say my prayers.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I pray to be a good servant to God, a father, a husband, a son, I pray to be a good servant to God, a father, a husband, a son, a friend, a brother, an uncle, a good neighbor, a good leader to those who look up to me, a good follower to those who are serving God and doing the right thing.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I always root for the bad guy and I don't think you have a great I always root for the bad guy and I don't think you have a great movie without a great villain.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: As soon as I ended up being incarcerated, I said, you know, this is not As soon as I ended up being incarcerated, I said, you know, this is not the life for me.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: The only thing I don't like about acting is that it takes so much time The only thing I don't like about acting is that it takes so much time away from my family. Otherwise, I don't have any complaints.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I love being on sets with very seasoned directors as well as very new directors. I love being on sets with very seasoned directors as well as very new directors. Every time is a discovery process. You learn something new every time.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't enjoy doing nothing or sitting in my trailer watching ESPN. I don't enjoy doing nothing or sitting in my trailer watching ESPN.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: It's ridiculous that people call me a sex symbol. I don't feel like that at It's ridiculous that people call me a sex symbol. I don't feel like that at all. My daughter would get a kick out of it - she'd find it very funny. I'll take it though. I'm very humble. But it's certainly not the way I feel.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: And I tell you, having girls has made me a much better man. I have And I tell you, having girls has made me a much better man. I have friends who are fathers, but they only have boys, and they have the same attitude toward women they always had, you know? And I don't play that ... My girls, you mess with them? I will bury you underground.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm much more concerned with being a good dad than a good actor, being there I'm much more concerned with being a good dad than a good actor, being there for my children, educating them and hopefully helping them avoid some of the mistakes that I've made.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Immortality ... Is that a super power? Immortality ... Is that a super power?
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: It's all about hustling, whether it's in Boston or the film industry. I've been hustling It's all about hustling, whether it's in Boston or the film industry. I've been hustling my entire life - acting my way into trouble and acting my way back out again. I'm just fortunate to have had the opportunity to apply it in a different direction.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Justin Bieber is like the white Tupac. Compared to a lot of people. Justin Bieber is like the white Tupac. Compared to a lot of people.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Every time I do a movie, I'm reading the script, or if it's something I Every time I do a movie, I'm reading the script, or if it's something I have coming up, I'm reading the script, and I just spend hours and hours and days and weeks and months going over the script and just writing a lot of different ideas down, finding a little dialogue or just coming up with ideas for scenes and moments and all that kind of stuff.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: As far as I'm concerned, there's no job more important on the planet than being As far as I'm concerned, there's no job more important on the planet than being a mom.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I like to talk to people. I've got one assistant, one Blackberry. That's my overhead. I like to talk to people. I've got one assistant, one Blackberry. That's my overhead. I don't text that much or email. I like to sit down face-to-face and have a conversation with you. I'm old-fashioned.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I have a lot of real life experience with hustling and doing stupid stuff. I have a lot of real life experience with hustling and doing stupid stuff.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't plan on ever letting my daughters date. I'm going to try to do I don't plan on ever letting my daughters date. I'm going to try to do everything I can to prevent it. You know, it just terrifies me. It just terrifies me.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't like to eat in movies. I don't like props. Some people have always I don't like to eat in movies. I don't like props. Some people have always got to have a thing and they're doing this or doing that. I hate it. I just want to talk or fight. Or both!
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've always wanted to be in the health and wellness business. I try to encourage I've always wanted to be in the health and wellness business. I try to encourage people to live a healthy lifestyle.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Pretty early on in making the first movie I realized that this is what I Pretty early on in making the first movie I realized that this is what I wanted to do. I felt like by that time I just found my niche, like this is what I was supposed to be doing. So I completely submerged myself into the world of watching movies, making my own movies, buying video cameras and lights. When I wasn't making a movie, I was making my own movies. When I wasn't making movies, I was watching movies. I was going back and studying film and looking back at guys that were perceived as great guys that I can identify with. It just became my life.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I always try to bring a little bit of my own personality to the character, I always try to bring a little bit of my own personality to the character, or some sort of personal connection makes it a little bit more of an organic portrayal and the audience can kind of maybe believe it a little bit more. But I always look for something to kind of connect with and identify with, or bring something of myself to the table.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've always wanted to do right in life. But the wanting and the doing aren't I've always wanted to do right in life. But the wanting and the doing aren't quite the same thing.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I did a lot of things that I regretted and I certainly paid for my I did a lot of things that I regretted and I certainly paid for my mistakes. You have to go and ask for forgiveness and it wasn't until I really started doing good and doing right, by other people as well as myself, that I really started to feel that guilt go away. So I don't have a problem going to sleep at night.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I grew up in predominantly black neighborhoods and went to predominantly black schools. And hip-hop I grew up in predominantly black neighborhoods and went to predominantly black schools. And hip-hop is what I grew up listening to in my teenage years. Basically I'm just being myself.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: OK, we're going to land somewhere safely, don't worry. OK, we're going to land somewhere safely, don't worry.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Growing up, I think I was arrested 20-odd times by the Boston police. The good Growing up, I think I was arrested 20-odd times by the Boston police. The good news is that I've been able to use those experiences in a lot of my roles, and that has been a blessing.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Music is my life. The last job I had, I was a bricklayer's apprentice. And Music is my life. The last job I had, I was a bricklayer's apprentice. And I was happy with that job, too, because it was something that made me feel good. To build a wall for the side of a building felt really good to me.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I love movies that are challenging to me both physically and emotionally and that I I love movies that are challenging to me both physically and emotionally and that I have to take a lot of time leading up to it to get into that headspace and live in that headspace throughout the course of the production.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I would definitely like to direct at some point. I've been very fortunate to work I would definitely like to direct at some point. I've been very fortunate to work with some amazing talent and study them. But when the right time and the right story arrives, and I feel like I'm compelled to tell it, then I'll do that.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I was excited about getting my first tattoo, but I was only twelve, so I I was excited about getting my first tattoo, but I was only twelve, so I had to hide it from my mother.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: There aren't really many compliments flying around with me and my friends. It's a lot There aren't really many compliments flying around with me and my friends. It's a lot of tough love. But you know, that love is there, and if you need to have a serious conversation, you just gotta wait for the right time to do it.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm not the guy who will sit in a room with somebody who's using a I'm not the guy who will sit in a room with somebody who's using a bunch of big words and just act like I know what they're talking about, or sit on set with somebody and they'll be trying to explain something and not using layman's terms and I'll just say, "Hey, excuse me, what do you mean by that? Explain to me so I just understand."
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: It's funny, because when you're younger you're in a rush to be 18 or 21 It's funny, because when you're younger you're in a rush to be 18 or 21 or whatever. But then you hit 30. And now, the days go by like hours. You think, 40, man, this could be the halfway point. It could be the three-quarters point, you know? Who knows?
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I don't intend to be insensitive to the victims and their families but, at the I don't intend to be insensitive to the victims and their families but, at the same time, as an actor, it's our job, and we are obligated to portray the characters in the most realistic way possible.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Having two daughters changed my perspective on a lot of things, and I definitely have Having two daughters changed my perspective on a lot of things, and I definitely have a newfound respect for women. And I think I finally became a good and real man when I had a daughter.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his. I won't I've always looked at my career as an athlete would look at his. I won't play forever. Some don't know when to walk away, but the smart ones do.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm always friendly and encouraging on set. I want people to be at their best I'm always friendly and encouraging on set. I want people to be at their best creatively.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: My sons and I thoroughly enjoy Legos. We go to the toy store every week My sons and I thoroughly enjoy Legos. We go to the toy store every week for more. I never want to take what we build apart; I want to put it on a shelf. My wife is starting to get a little annoyed with the Legos lying around.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I never lie. I believe everything I say, so it's not a lie. I never lie. I believe everything I say, so it's not a lie.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: He's a legend and I respect his work, so I went down and paid my He's a legend and I respect his work, so I went down and paid my respects when Charlton was on the set. He was nice but I think he lied a little. He said it was an honour to be in a movie with me, but I don't believe it.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: There's nothing like seeing the smile on my kids' faces. Laughing together. Playing. It's the There's nothing like seeing the smile on my kids' faces. Laughing together. Playing. It's the best.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Hockey is probably one of the most expensive sports. You have to have a place Hockey is probably one of the most expensive sports. You have to have a place to play. You have to have the proper equipment. You have to have the transportation to get there.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: James Cagney, Steve McQueen, I loved all those guys. I grew up loving the movies James Cagney, Steve McQueen, I loved all those guys. I grew up loving the movies but had no desire to be in them.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I prepare mentally and physically for everything I do. I like having to do both, I prepare mentally and physically for everything I do. I like having to do both, because you submerge yourself into the character and the world and you live it until it's over.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: Most of the humor comes from how outrageous the situations and circumstances are. Most of the humor comes from how outrageous the situations and circumstances are.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I'm fortunate that my job gives me the motivation to be as fit as possible. I'm fortunate that my job gives me the motivation to be as fit as possible. I wound up in a profession that requires physical and mental preparation, so I get to prepare like an athlete for everything I do. I'm living the dream, man.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I have more money now than I know what to do with. I have more money now than I know what to do with.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: I love roles where I am required to prepare physically. And it's fun putting on I love roles where I am required to prepare physically. And it's fun putting on weight and eating.
Mark Wahlberg Sayings: You have to take everything I say with a grain of salt. You have to take everything I say with a grain of salt.