Indian actor, director and producer
- Certainly we were disappointed. But the thing that really kept us in our spirits was that the entire country was behind us.
- On the loss of his movie 'Lagaan', in Oscar.
- Shammiji is said to be India's answer to Elvis Presley, but I say that Elvis Presley is America's answer to Shammi Kapoor. The mark of a good actor is the belief with which he gives a shot and Shammiji gave his each shot with a strong belief and that makes him a great actor of all times.
- Indian film awards lack credibility.
- Statement, when asked that why he don't attend any awards of Indian Cinema, 27 February, 2008..
- It's not important to me... people will see my films if they want to. Also, I cannot deal with so many things, I have bandwidth only for that much.
Quotes about Aamir KhanEdit
- Aamir Khan is an intelligent actor with an eye for detail. He places the film above every individual or ego.
- He was my hero in Ghulam. After that there was a long gap until Mangal Pandey. In between he did want me for Lagaan. Today, we're very close friends. The equation is different. I remembered how he used to show me to do scenes. He still tells me how to do my scenes.