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Ich begann, einen irischen Akzent zu benutzen, und als der Regisseur dazu sagte 'Was machst du da?', war klar: Richard war kein Ire.

Michael Gambon am Set von Harry Potter III

Richard Harris, who played the Hogwarts headmaster, the ancient wizard Dumbledore, died shortly before the third one began production. It was awful. But there was very much a bright side. I think that I may have the honor of being able to say I was in Richard Harris' last scene that he ever shot. That's amazing. (...) I don't think that Richard is the kind of guy who would've wanted us to mourn him for ages. I think he'd have just wanted us to be happy and remember him for all the times he made us smile and made us laugh.

Daniel Radcliff im Boston Herald, May 30, 2004

Marriage is a custom brought about by women who then proceed to live off men and destroy them, completely enveloping the man in a destructive cocoon or eating him away like a poisonous fungus on a tree. Richard Harris
I formed a new group called Alcoholics-Unanimous. If you don't feel like a drink, you ring another member and he comes over to persuade you. Richard Harris
I was asked to play the part and I wasn't going to do it for various reasons. Then my 11-year-old granddaughter Ellie telephoned me and said quite simply, 'Papa, if you don't play Dumbledore I will never speak to you again!' So I didn't have much choice in the matter Richard Harris
I often sit back and think, I wish I’d done that and find out later that I already have.  Richard Harris on the effects of his drinking
They'd go to the opening of an envelope. Any big occasion, they’re always there. Anything for exposure. We can do without them. Actors are unimportant. Richard Harris on actors
After Richard Harris was chosen as Dumbledore,
Chris told him to meet the kids for a read of the script.

Mr. Harris, that was quite a good reading. I think you'll be quite good for this part!

Rupert Grint
I'm not interested in reputation or immortality or things like that...I don't care what I'm remembered for. I don't care if I'm remembered. I don't care if I'm not remembered. I don't care why I'm remembered. I genuinely don't care. Richard Harris
It worked too well. I was taking this woman out to dinner afterwards and couldn't zip up my trousers. I wouldn't use Viagra again. Your heart has to be good to take it Richard Harris
Really, catching TB was the luckiest thing that ever happened to me Richard Harris
Richard Harris may no longer be a wildcat, but he is certainly not a pussycat. Perhaps the description, amiable tiger, will do. Lise Hand, journalist
Actors take themselves so seriously. Samuel Beckett is important, James Joyce is - they left something behind them. But even Laurence Olivier is totally unimportant. Acting is actually very simple, but actors try to elevate it to an art. Richard Harris
... over-fat, flatulent 62-year-old windbag, a master of inconsequence masquerading as a guru ... Richard Harris on Michael Caine
There are too many prima donnas in this business and not enough action. Richard Harris
I hate movies. They're a waste of time. Richard Harris