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A collection of quotes and thoughts by Simon Pegg on connections, fate, writing, life, friendships, love, soulmates, memoir, geek, creativity, inspiring, humor and society.

7 Mind-Blowing Quotes By Simon Pegg

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The popular English actor Simon Pegg is also known to be a prolific comedian, producer and screenwriter. He started off his career as a comedian performing at various clubs and eventually toured to various countries. This helped him appear on some of the most popular television shows including ‘Big Train’ and ‘Saturday Night Live’. During this period he met his lifelong friends and future business partners ‘Edgar Wright’ and ‘Jessica Stevenson’. His first prominent role was in the sitcom ‘Spaced’ where he also worked as a co-writer. It was a popular show and had been nominated twice for the ‘British Academy Television Awards’. He then turned to the big screen starting off by playing small roles in some movies before his first notable role in ‘Shaun of the Dead’. He further did various roles including the ‘Mission Impossible Series’ to prove his prominence as an actor. He also co-wrote various successful movies including an action comedy titled ‘Hot Fuzz’. It was critically appreciated and turned out to be highly successful. Here are some popular quotations and thoughts by the great comedian which are sure to make you giggle besides inspiring you. Go through these quotes and thoughts by Simon Pegg which comes out straight from his comedian heart.

Zombies don't run.

- Simon Pegg

We are never more creative than when we are at odds with the world and there is nothing so artistically destructive as comfort. Princess Leia taught me that.

- Simon Pegg

Being a geek means you never have to play it cool about how much you like something.

- Simon Pegg

If you're sad today, just remember the world is over 4 billion years old and you somehow managed to exist at the same time as David Bowie.

- Simon Pegg

It is an extraordinary thing to meet your heroes and find them to be everything you hoped they would be.

- Nerd Do Well, Simon Pegg

I'm simply saying that our deepest thoughts, desires and preoccupations manifest themselves in art, whether we intend them to or not. That's what art is for; it's not cerebral, it's emotional.

- Nerd Do Well, Simon Pegg

Maybe I'm wrong; I might not believe in fate but I do believe in causality and who's to say fate isn't just a sort of social mathematics that brings like-minded people together.

- Nerd Do Well, Simon Pegg