Quotes by Amitabh Bachchan

I was very shy as a child. Very shy. Lot of problems with very simple things. Like entering a restaurant all by myself.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I am very happy with what I see. The grey, the not-so grey and the camouflaged That’s life. One has to live with it.
– Amitabh Bachchan

If you see any benefit from the enemy … then make him your friend
Movie: Agneepath (1990)
Star: Amitabh Bachchan

Mr. Leonardo DiCaprio – he be soo gorgeous, no wonder all the ladies flockin’ to him – He be Gatsby.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Bad luck either destroys you or makes you the man or woman you really are.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I cannot stop them. This is their affection and love and we live for this. And I hope that this love and affection remains with us so that we are inspired to work more and be able to satisfy their desires and expectations.
– Amitabh Bachchan

One of the most difficult, and exasperating word to utter, has perhaps the easiest utterance: No!
– Amitabh Bachchan

It is the luminosity of lights that illuminates our presence.. else we are just so common.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I just lead my life as naturally, as normally as I possibly can. But I can’t help it if controversy is hounding me day in and day out. I’m quite amazed sometimes by the way they go about it. I grow a beard and it lands up in the editorial in The Times of India.
– Amitabh Bachchan

There are many things that I feel that I have missed out on.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I sometimes lament the fact that I do not have the benefit of a complete and ailment free body structure.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Dearest TV media and vans outside my home, please do not stress and work so hard.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I have never been a superstar and never believed in it.
– Amitabh Bachchan

It’s a war zone, my body, one which has been through a great deal
– Amitabh Bachchan

A seed is small in size. But it carries in its womb leaves, flowers, fruits, nay even the whole tree. The human brain is very much like a seed. It may not have a great shape and size. But it traps within itself endless possibilities. It is a fountainhead of thoughts and promises that can be fulfilled.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Tread the track of life with utmost caution. But let this not deter you from taking giant leaps towards your goals. Excessive caution may reduce your speed to move ahead in life.
– Amitabh Bachchan

We should learn from the mistakes and experiences of others, particularly from those less knowledgeable than we are. If our experiences are not grounded in reality, our decisions can never be correct.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I do not deny the importance of truthfulness, but sometimes an untruth, which benefits someone, may turn out to be a better alternative. It is better to have an impeccable character but it is more important to spread love and compassion.
– Amitabh Bachchan

It is good to praise others but it important to look for faults within oneself. It is nice to be concerned about people but to be introspective is even nicer.
– Amitabh Bachchan

One does not leave gold untouched, when one discovers the yellow metal in filth. One is ever ready to pick it up. What is intrinsically good will never change no matter where it is found. A diamond is often spotted amidst black blocks of coal. Lotus blossoms in a swamp and the beautiful rose blooms among thorns. In fact the presence of such invaluable wonders enhances the importance of a place no matter how sullied it is!
– Amitabh Bachchan’

Romantic films are in, which means we are out of jobs!
– Amitabh Bachchan

The problems of this country are not going to be solved by one actor or even 10 actors. The problems are far too big. On the screen we get poetic justice in three hours. Poetic justice doesn’t come in a lifetime.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I have often been called a political opportunist simply because I’ve had friendships with those from varied spheres of the political scenario. It’s risky to even have hi and hello relations now with persons from a particular domain. But I think it has got more to do with that spectrum than it has to do with the people in it.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Why should youngsters get butterflies in their stomachs while working with me when my condition too is no different from theirs?
– Amitabh Bachchan

I would rather talk to the mirror than to the press. There is a part of me that remains within me and the rest goes out to the public.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I’ve always said that actors should be treated very carefully. We need a lot of understanding. There are millions of things that could destroy us. We are broken up people inside. That’s why you find a lot of us landing up with the psychiatrists.
– Amitabh Bachchan

In a country which lacks so many things, people want to look up to an idol. They want to feel this is their hero. In exactly the same way, as they would want a whipping horse, to put all the blame.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Truly I don’t know what a 60-year chap is supposed to feel. I like doing some of the things that my son does. I love the kind of clothes the young wear. I love going to their hangouts. I love to talk like them. I’d love to be included in their evenings out, I don’t see myself in a rocking chair reading a book.
– Amitabh Bachchan

I never expected to play lead roles! Primarily, because I was not the conventional good looking hero, and in fact, I used to feel I’ll never look as good as Rajesh Khanna. Why the hell am I going into it? Now that we are being frank and talking our hearts out, I’d like to say that I still remember a photograph of Kaka’s which came in Filmfare and I thought ‘yaar, ye aadmi kya khaata hain? Iske gaal itne lal kaise hain?’
– Amitabh Bachchan

We are not the people we are in films. I am not an alcoholic. But I portray that. I can’t bash up 20 guys at a time in real life. It’s just that I do it well on-screen.
– Amitabh Bachchan

Copyright © 2006-2018 - All rights reserved. Home | Blog | Contact Us | FAQ | Privacy Policy | Submit A Quote