James Dean was an American actor who at a very young age made a huge mark in Hollywood. Remembered as a cultural icon, he is one of the most celebrated movie stars in the history of American cinema. Dean made his first television appearance through a Pepsi Cola commercial. He made his first appearance in the 1950s where he was hardly noticed. He made his presence perceptible in ‘East of Eden’, ‘Rebel Without A Cause’ and ‘Giant’. Shortly after this, the news of his death in a car crash hit the world. The Movie industry had lost one of the most talented and enduring actors at a very early age. He received an ‘Academy Award’ nomination for Best Actor posthumously and became the first actor to receive such acclamation. He is the only actor to have received two acting nominations posthumously. He was ranked as the 18th best male movie star of ‘Golden Age Hollywood’ by the ‘American Film Institute’ in 1999. Dean was the icon of utopianism, edginess and social estrangement. In order to honor the lasting impact that the legendary actor left, we bring to you a compilation of his thoughts and views in form of quotes and sayings. Read through the quotations and sayings by James Dean that will surely inspire and motivate you.
I used to fly around quite a bit, you know? I took a lot of unnecessary chances on the highways. And I started racing, and now I drive on the highways, I'm extra cautious because no one knows what they're doing half the time. You don't know what this guy is going to do or that one.