Quotes by John Candy

John Franklin Candy was a Canadian actor and comedian, known mainly for his work in Hollywood films. Candy rose to fame as a member of the Toronto branch of the Second City and its related Second City Television series, and through his appearances in such comedy films as Stripes, Splash, Cool Runnings, Summer Rental, Home Alone, The Great Outdoors, Spaceballs, and Uncle Buck, as well as more dramatic roles in Only the Lonely and JFK.

The best Quotes and Sayings

I think I may have become an actor to hide from myself. You can escape into a character.

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The loss of my father left a great emptiness in my heart.

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You don't pay an actor to act. An actor will do that for free because we love to act. You pay an actor to wait.

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Who wants an orange whip? Orange whip? Orange whip? Three orange whips.

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I would come home and re-create every movie. Our backyard became a battleship, a war zone, a western town.

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