For me, acting is torturous, and it’s torturous because you know it’s a beautiful thing. I was young once, and I said, That’s beautiful and I want that. Wanting it is easy, but trying to be great — well, that’s absolutely torturous.
Philip Seymour Hoffman, from the just-linked-to brilliant 2008 New York Times profile of the man.
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