Top Quotes by Robert Shaw

I was never really a character actor – I was a leading man who was always cast as a character. I wanted to be Jack Nicholson or Jean Gabin.

Robert Shaw

Success lasts only three seconds. After that, you’re the same as you were before you had it.

Robert Shaw

There’s no future in being poor.

Robert Shaw

My taxes alone keep eight lawyers busy, and when I finally get my money, it’s only one-third of what I earn. With the kids in school and my other responsibilities, I get no change back from the first million dollars. The money flows out like water.

Robert Shaw