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" My mother and sisters cooked Italian food, and I never heard of half of the dishes you see in these Italian restaurants. I just go in and order spaghetti. "
" I loved 'Buddy Faro.' I loved the whole idea. "
" The British have slang words, as we do, but it was fun. "
" The most credible police shows I've ever seen were 'Barney Miller' on TV and 'The French Connection' movie. They showed the tedious side of police work. "
" Acting is a work in progress for me. I just try to keep my mouth shut and my eyes and ears open, especially with the people I've worked with. "
" It was a great time, and I liked the guys. I liked getting up every morning and being a cop. "
" I never jumped into anything, and I never liked being cajoled into anything. I've pretty much always done things because I wanted to do them. "
" Sometimes I do pinch myself about the life I've had. "
" You can't act for the editing. You just go in and do the scene the way you think is right. "
" I like being in the '60s. "
" In the kind of roles I do, you can do them and walk away from it and have a really nice time. "
" I think there is something very nice about going to work to try to make people laugh. "
" I know people who go back and check themselves, but it drives me crazy. Everybody wants to look in the mirror and see Cary Grant looking back at them, but that's just not the case. "
" When I first started out acting, I didn't have anything to lose. I had another career. If I fell on my face, I could say, 'I'll see ya,' and go back to working. "
" If you did something, and it wasn't right, you definitely found out about it. And they were pretty smart people, both my parents, so you didn't get too much by them. "
" I wasn't so sure about signing up for 'Law & Order.' I liked the show, but another TV series? I'll tell you, though, it's been great, and I had no idea how popular the show was. "
" The cast was huge, but I never saw anybody. "
" I try to bring my own style to a role, but I can't change how people think of me. "
" I really don't think there's such a thing as an ex-policeman. "
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" I just think 'Law & Order' is the gold standard. History is going to show that it's probably one of the best series of shows that has been on television. "
" I realize that no one is going to come to me and ask me to be Julius Caesar or a romantic lead, but I think I'm a certain type of guy who looks a certain way, and that's just the reality of things. "
" Most cop movies and TV shows are fantasies. "
" I wanted to do Buddy Faro as a small budget movie. They said no. So I wanted to do it as a series of recurring TV movies, and they said no. So I agreed to do it as a series. "
" When I first got into acting, I never had any long-term goals, never had any plan. I just thought it would be a good way to make some extra money. "
" Maybe it's because I was too much reality, but I'm not interested in seeing too much reality anymore. I'd rather watch a Dean Martin concert and let the world go by. "
" For some reason or another, 'Richard Diamond, Private Eye,' still sticks out in my mind. I don't think I particularly liked that show, but for some reason, he sticks in my mind. "
" Rooting for the Cubs is not easy, but the best things in life never are. "
" Everybody wants to look in the mirror and see Cary Grant looking back at them, but that's just not the case. "
" I've been involved in some movies that I really thought were going to take off that didn't. And then I've thought, 'This movie's not going anywhere,' and it worked. The same thing with television shows. "
" I think all actors are supposed to be character actors. "
" I think first impressions are important when you pick up a script. "