Jean Claude Van Damme Quotes

"[Ballet]is an art, but it's also one of the most difficult sports. If you can survive a ballet workout, you can survive a workout in any other sport."

"I came out of action movies without too much depth," "I was going down the path of kicking butt, and that's it. Now I found in movies something I can believe in, which I never understood before."

"I thought to impress my parents out of love, to impress myself with my own dreams and my friends by going to America to become a S-T-A-R, a star. Frankly, I've been there, and there's nothing there."

“What is a movie star? It is an illusion. It was everything I ever wanted to be, but it became a kind of shell, non? It was what made me famous and got me women. But it wasn't real.”

"I'm a mass-audience guy. When I go to Russia or Brazil, the people all come en masse, because I'm a guy from the people who made me famous, not the papers or the studios."

[About Universal Soldier 3]"I'm very scared of US3. It's a very expensive script, and I don't think the money is there for it. It should be simpler with lots of heart."

“I've got a talent to act. No matter what any newspapers say about me I'm one of the most sensitive human beings on earth.”