Great Quotes by Cole Sprouse

If someone feels afraid to tell you honest criticism, then you’re never going to improve.

Cole Sprouse

Arrogance sort of destroys that nervousness because you’re having a bunch of people flatter you and tell you you’re awesome, and it keeps you from striving as hard for the kind of validation you seek from a good show.

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I became obsessed with the storytelling of photography and going on little adventures.

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My closest friends are the ones who tell me that I’m being dumb or that I’m being wrong.

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We chose NYU because their arts program was great, and they’re a prestigious institution, but really because you’re in a city. You’re involved in a completely different way of life. You didn’t feel trapped within a campus or in a bubble.

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Twins work really well in the industry because child labor laws dictate a baby, as an example, can only work for, like, an hour a day.

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I’ve become obsessed with trying to figure out who I am against situations that make me uncomfortable and not settled, ensuring that that fear of stagnation doesn’t allow me to flip into that bubble of privilege.

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Maybe it was escapism, but I had become obsessed with going to remote locations and keeping myself behind the camera.

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I think, for many teens, a fundamental fact of the teenage experience is that you’re in between this childlike state, in which you’re told you’re completely unqualified for just about anything in the adult world, and this adult world, where you’re being told you have to be responsible, and you’re just trying to figure out where you stand.

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There’s an incredible amount of loneliness that comes with child stardom because you’re isolated from your society.

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I studied archaeology.

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I think sexuality, especially, is one of those fluid things where oftentimes we find who we are through certain things that happen in our lives.

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Acting requires a great amount of empathy for real lived human experiences.

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I was sad and in a dark place, and I turned to a hobby to sort of take me out of that.

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My Twitter is a joke toilet, and I filter all these old, cringe-y parts of my brother and my childhood through that in an attempt to flush it down the drain forever.

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I think Jughead is a pretty trustworthy character – not only a narrator. I think he might be selfish, but he’s obviously selfish, and that is comforting to me. I also think he has a really strong moral fiber and a propensity for good, and he tries to cultivate that in other people.

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I had become obsessed with the control-freak aspect of photography and with the rising importance of the image in our social media age it ended up working.

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I think the truth about male friendship is often left out of the media, and it’s that it has a million different shades, because masculinity has a million different forms.

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I think Jughead’s a selfish character. I think he really is.

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I don’t regret anything about my younger career, mainly because we were children and didn’t have too much power, but also because it gave us the privilege to be where we are now.

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I think as long as acting feels fulfilling and continues to feel fulfilling, it’s worth it to me.

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There were points I wanted to stop acting. We got so busy and didn’t get to see our friends a lot, and I was like, ‘Wow, I’m kind of over this.’ But then we started really having fun on ‘The Suite Life.’

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No man is an island, especially not Jughead.

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My grandpa was a geologist, and I always had this fascination with not only earth sciences but ancient history.

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Whenever someone says, or whenever someone harkens back to, a golden age of the U.S. – usually the ’40s or ’50s – 90 percent of the time, they’re a straight white man.

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Everyone loves twins.

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Part of the reason I went to college was that I wanted to fade out peacefully: show everybody I had gone through something that was quite challenging and difficult but did so with grace and poise and got an education.

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Photography is a pursuit that allows you to be very hands-on with what you show people of either yourself or the art you want to make, and acting is kind of the exact opposite. You do have a modicum of creative freedom as an actor, but you’re still very much a cipher for other people’s art.

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We went all dark and grimy for ‘Riverdale.’

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My secret pleasure is painting these little mini figures that you send into battle – they’re called Warhammer figures. It’s the nerdiest thing in the world, but it’s a lot of fun. It’s relaxing; that’s the main reason I do it.

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It’s pretty inappropriate of fans to think they can expect any kind of narrative from showrunners or writers or actors. I just don’t think that’s the way you should engage with material that you’re watching as a passive audience member.

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I’m a firm believer that if you’re nervous before you go into a scene, it means the scene is going to be good, and it means you’re invested in making something special.

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I think there’s still a lot of room in ‘Riverdale’ for that. Asexuality is not one of those things, in my research, that is so understood at face value, and I think maybe the development of that narrative could also be something very interesting and very unique and still resonate with people and not step on anyone’s toes.

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I take a lot of pride in my photography.

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I had a really complicated relationship with acting for a long time.

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It’s no new narrative to say that when people get out of child stardom, they oftentimes rebel in very serious ways.

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I remember, my very first day at a new school, a bird pooped all down my back. It was like any other day of school except everyone was like, ‘Oh my God, you’re from the movie ‘Big Daddy,” and I had bird poop all over me.

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I love to bake. Cakes are my specialty – they have to be moist and sugary.

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I was having a dilemma whether I wanted to return to acting at all because I was coming from this sort of agency-less childhood career, and I’d never made the choice to go into acting.

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We were at this point of recognisability where we couldn’t even walk around anymore… I was really socially anxious and strange.

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Disney is very much a child’s theater – it’s a very specific kind of acting. It’s loud and boisterous with the goal to draw the attention of children and keep the attention of children, and it can kind of be cheesy and loud, and I had to unpack a lot of that, because as an actor, you kind of internalize, and you basically become a character.

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We have to be thankful for what we have. A lot of kids would love to be in our situation, and we realize that.

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I am a sucker for that childhood romance narrative.

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The world of fashion and fine arts in New York really took me by surprise, and photography has helped me through a period of personal turmoil. I am glad when people like my portfolio, but its aim is – or was – to keep me at peace.

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I don’t come from a lot, so Disney gave me the opportunity to go to college, which is great. My brother and I are some of the first in our family to ever do that.

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I think the teenage sides of myself have informed my adult self.

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I get on Facebook, and I love it. Then one day, I get a message that says, ‘Your account has been deleted.’ I click on the link to see why it was deleted, and it says, ‘Your account has been suspended because members are not allowed to impersonate celebrities.’

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A lot of Disney Channel actors and actresses, when they stop working for Disney Channel, they have a real aversion for not wanting to be remembered by Disney Channel.

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I just survived a Disney career without singing. I don’t want to, like, fall back in. I feel like I escaped, so if we could avoid it for as long as possible, that would be great.

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When I would read the ‘Archie’ comics when I was younger, I was rooting for Betty and Archie way over any alternative.

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At first, when I received the script for the ‘Archie’ show, I was immediately turned off.

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Because ‘Friends’ is on Netflix, there’s a renewed interest from that… People can call me ‘Ben’ on the street, and I will turn around.

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