Peter Coyote

Peter Coyote

Actor Peter Coyote (born October 10, 1942 in Colver, Pennsylvania) was the cofounder, with Emmett Grogan of the San Francisco Diggers and veteran of the San Francisco Mime Troupe . Following the death of his father and the loss of the family farm, Coyote sought work in Hollywood. He is best known for his role in ET but has done other voice work and has narrated many documentaries and served as reader for several audio books.As a writer he has a mythopoetic style reminiscent of Michael Ventura , the product of years of self-examination.Peter Coyote's left-wing politics are evident in his articles for Mother Jones magazine and his disagreements with David Horowitz in Sleeping Where I Fall.Source: peter-coyote.biography.ms
I got out of college and I went to get my master's in creative writing at San Francisco State. I was working as an actor at the Actor's Workshop, being abused as a intern.More Peter Coyote quotes [08/25/2008 12:08:00]
Where I didn't have the maturity and the compassion to consider other people's needs, I did a lot of damage.More Peter Coyote quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Business is a subset of the environment, not the other way around. You can't have a healthy economy, you can't have a healthy anything in a degraded environment.More Peter Coyote quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Once you accept anything as tacked down, then you begin to build a structure, to accept limits. Then you have to make a choice as to whether or not you're going to accept that structure. If you do, you give up the notion of total freedom.More Peter Coyote quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Any political agenda and organization which doesn't begin with personal responsibility is just half the argument. It's just not going to succeed.More Peter Coyote quotes [08/25/2008 12:08:00]

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