21 Powerful and Inspirational Josh Peck Quotes

Josh Peck is an American actor and YouTuber. He is best known for the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series ‘Drake & Josh’. Peck has appeared in films including ‘Battle of the Year’, The Wedding Ringer, ‘The Timber’, ‘Bukowski’, and more.

Beyond acting, Peck also has a youtube channel with over 3 million subscribers. In his YouTube channel, he often makes mukbang videos with ‘The Vlog Squad’. 

Here’s a collection of the most inspirational Josh Peck quotes:


21 Powerful and Inspirational Josh Peck Quotes

1. “I always had a weight issue since I was a young kid.” – Josh Peck

2. “I think as working actors, it’s like sales. You’re only as good as your last sale, so you put your all into something and you just hope that from that you can get your next job.” – Josh Peck

3. “Inherently, making a movie is tough because there’s so much anticipation when it happens – even if everything goes well.” – Josh Peck

4. “When you’re an actor or any kind of artist, you use your life as something to draw from in every experience.” – Josh Peck

5. “Gratuitous fat jokes always hurt, no matter what.” – Josh Peck

6. “I know about hip-hop culture, whether it’s graffiti writing or DJ-ing or being an MC.” – Josh Peck

7. “In life, I’d much rather have people laughing at me than booing me.” – Josh Peck


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8. “To me, there’s nothing greater than making people laugh.” – Josh Peck


9. “Anytime where you’re challenged, physically or mentally, you rise to the occasion in different ways.” – Josh Peck

10. “I have a respect for the 3-D computer-generated action movies, but my first love is stuff like ‘Lethal Weapon.’” – Josh Peck

11. “I’m not built for war. I’m built for entertainment. I’m built for jokes – either telling them or being the butt of them.” – Josh Peck

12. “Real artists take the misery and sadness of life and translate it into art.” – Josh Peck

13. “With drama, you need to be laughing, in between takes, ’cause you’re going to those recesses of your soul and those dangerous parts. Normally, if you’re not an actor or some crazy
artist, you don’t feel the need to run around in those areas. You keep them separate because
it’s painful.” – Josh Peck

14. “All the things you can do to prepare for a role that free you, in the moment, are great. You have this muscle memory for things. You don’t have to act it as much, once you’ve done it enough.” – Josh Peck

15. “I grew up as a really sick kid; I had really bad childhood asthma and was at home all the time in New York.” – Josh Peck

16. “I’m forever in debt to Nickelodeon. It made me who I am today.” – Josh Peck

17. “Not getting girls is the story of my life. I have always had a bit of a tough time with the ladies. I don’t know whether it’s that I don’t have game or just don’t feel comfortable in my own skin, but females pick up on that.” – Josh Peck


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18. “Acting’s not therapy, but it can be therapeutic.” – Josh Peck


19. “I do work too hard sometimes, but my mom is such an inspiration. She tells me to ‘chill out’ and not take things so seriously. She will say: ‘Go and have a massage.’” – Josh Peck

20. “I think whether you’re a movie critic and have seen a million movies, or you’re just a normal popcorn movie watcher, you can tell the difference when someone is just laying it on too thick.” – Josh Peck

21. “My favorite actor is Sir Ben Kingsley – nobody is as good as him, in my opinion. I think he’s so good as an artist.” – Josh Peck



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