"I’m glad our hit wasn’t 'Achy Breaky Heart,' you know what I mean?"
"This is polar opposite of what I’ve been doing for the last five years."
"I hesitantly asked, 'Would it be terrible if I called you Freckles?'"
"I'm very European about it."
She still hasn't been to Williamsburg.
"Before every scene, my heart is in my throat and I'm sure I meet the DSM-IV criteria for severe performance anxiety."
"We were very open to that being too far. But people laughed at it, so we left it in."
"In these movies I always see these women looking at this guy, 'Does he love me?' And from the second they get married it is so f-cking boring."
"We were struggling to get it written, and at some point it got put on a back burner."
"I wanted to right the wrongs of the world, pretty much. I still do, just in a different way."
"I spent my life seemingly inhabiting one accent or another that wasn't my own."
"Unfortunately, other people have to suffer through my therapy."
"Define 'ripping something off,'" he says.
"There's a song on our new record, and as I was writing it, it was literally as if Beyoncé were singing it to me."
"I remember thinking, 'God that was a missed opportunity. We could have been chugging tequila.'"
"I was like, 'Oh my God, he does it completely backwards.'"
"Yeah, our eldest son is almost 3, and now they hear everything. It’s like living East Berlin in the seventies."
"All I know is that very often, Hollywood has asked me to be some version of the naked foreigner. Naked and accented seems to be the image they expect me to assume."
"I felt like the things flying on the screen in the movie was our life: baby, baby, baby, 1-year-old birthday ... And you're just the childless people standing there with the balloon."