Top Quotes by Gregory Peck

Tough times don’t last, tough people do, remember?

Gregory Peck

Faith gives you an inner strength and a sense of balance and perspective in life.

Gregory Peck

Inside of all the makeup and the character and makeup, it’s you, and I think that’s what the audience is really interested in… you, how you’re going to cope with the situation, the obstacles, the troubles that the writer put in front of you.

Gregory Peck

I had that stubborn streak, the Irish in me I guess.

Gregory Peck

There we were, hundreds of us lined up, waving at the great man as he tipped his hat to us. And that is the extent of my acquaintance with Albert Einstein.

Gregory Peck

I don’t lecture and I don’t grind any axes. I just want to entertain.

Gregory Peck

I never liked the name Eldred. Since nobody knew me in New York, I just changed to my middle name.

Gregory Peck

I’m not a do-gooder. It embarrassed me to be classified as a humanitarian. I simply take part in activities that I believe in.

Gregory Peck

My feeling about him is that the America that we have today, the freedoms we enjoy and the privileges we have, are really the reflection of Abe Lincoln’s convictions, his vision, and his toughness.

Gregory Peck

What did I do in high school? I grew from 5 feet 4 inches to 6 feet 2 inches.

Gregory Peck