“I was appealed by the writing of the script, like a kind of long poem. And a mysterious poem too.”
— Robert Pattinson (about Cosmopolis – production notes 2012)
“I’d just done with the GQ shoot, and I got it cut after that, on the shoot, and I just thought, Well, I’ve just done a GQ cover, I might as well get my hair cut.”
— Robert Pattinson (On why he shaved his head the first time) (via thinkingofrob
Who’s a good role model? People who seem the cleanest are the worst in real life.
Never trust a guy who plucks his eyebrows.
“now I got a sort of alter ego where I can deal with huge crowds and stuff. If you go acknowledging all your insecurities and all the other problems in your life when you’re dealing with whole crowds, you’d go totally crazy.”
— Robert Pattinson - Singapore’s Today interview, 2011 (via thinkingofrob
“Nothing ever matters to me apart from the people with negative opinions. That’s literally it. That always drives me on to the next thing. It’s funny, you just focus on them and then the next movie. That’s the only thing you’re thinking about when it comes out.”
My favourite animal would definitely be an elephant because, well, it’s not just a pet. You can lie under it and it’s basically a house.
“I’ve really gotten into hip-hop again recently. I’m reliving my childhood. I’ve been listening to a lot of Wu-Tang Clan. I always wanted to be a rapper when I was younger. That’s always what I wanted to be before I started acting.”
“What I miss the most about London, aside from my family and friends, it’s the smell of rain.”
“My dad’s a car dealer, but I grew up in London, so I always say I don’t drive…I get driven. I got a driving lesson in Oregon, and then I bought a car in L.A. and I basically learned how to drive by people honking at me. I’m terrible at driving.”
"Elegance is also being able to listen and to speak"
“My dad said to me the other day, I really am an artistic person. I was shocked as I never saw him as a creative. I think me and my sisters are living out that side of him as my sister is another creative person, she’s a songwriter.”
“When I was flying to Rome, we flew over London; I felt like bursting into tears. It’s part of me, so I can’t leave London behind for good.”
“I have a fake one!”
— Robert Pattinson (When asked if he had a twitter account)
"I don’t really know how I see myself, it sort of changes every day."