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Eddie Murphy

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In reality, all men are sculptors, constantly chipping away the unwanted parts of their lives trying to create a masterpiece.

— Eddie Murphy

#creator #self-made #men

I've always had confidence. It came because I have lots of initiative. I wanted to make something of myself.

— Eddie Murphy

#because #came #confidence #had #i

The thing about kids is that they express emotion. They don't hold back. If they want to cry, they cry, and if they are in a good mood, they're in a good mood.

— Eddie Murphy

#back #cry #emotion #express #good

If I don't die in a plane crash or something, this country has a rare opportunity to watch a great talent grow.

— Eddie Murphy

#crash #die #great #great talent #grow

I don't think more concentration is required for Robert De Niro to do what he does as for Jim Carrey to do what he does.

— Eddie Murphy

#concentration #de niro #does #i #jim

I'd like to produce, direct, write, score, and star in a film in exactly the way Chaplin did. I'll do that before I'm thirty.

— Eddie Murphy

#chaplin #did #direct #exactly #film

The economy in Ireland has been rampaging ahead for the last 15 years. Barring an international, political or natural catastrophe, things can only get better for the Irish.

— Eddie Murphy

#barring #been #better #catastrophe #economy

I've made 30 movies and for the most part my movies work. In a business where success is an exception and not the rule, I've mostly been successful.

— Eddie Murphy

#business #exception #i #made #most

In a movie like this, the relationship between the two guys is crucial. It sinks or swims on how these two guys are together. I think we did a good job.

— Eddie Murphy

#crucial #did #good #good job #guys

In the original script, my character was a basketball player rather than a boxer. I didn't think I could pull that off. I'm a little short to be a basketball player!

— Eddie Murphy

#basketball #basketball player #boxer #character #could

About Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy Quotes

Did you know about Eddie Murphy?

A notable exception to this run of poorly received adult-themed films was the Frank Oz comedy Bowfinger also starring Steve Martin. Around the age of 15 Murphy was writing and performing his own routines which were heavily influenced by Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. 48 Hrs.

In 2007 he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thunder" Early in Dreamgirls. Eddie Murphy's work as a voice actor includes Thurgood Stubbs in The PJs Donkey in the Shrek series and the Chinese dragon Mushu in Disney's Mulan. Beverly Hills Cop series Trading Places and The Nutty Professor.

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