Celebrites are just like everyone else, and that means a lot of them smoke weed. Here's a list of our top ten celebrity stoners and their quotes about their herb of choice, marijuana.
Woody Harrelson: Environmentalist and activist for legalization, Harrelson is also a member on NORML's advisory board.
"I do smoke, but I don't go through all this trouble just because I want to make my drug of choice legal. It's about personal freedom. We should have the right in this country to do what we want, if we don't hurt anybody. Seventy-two million people in this country have smoked pot. Eighteen to 20 million in the last year. These people should not be treated as criminals."
Seth Rogen: Once arrested for marijuana in
, NORML member Seth Rogen also shared what appeared to be a real joint with James Franco during MTV's movie awards. Los Angeles
“When I first came to
I got caught smoking weed on a beach in L.A. and had to go to court. It was the craziest thing ever. I was thinking, “We’re in Malibu . There are probably 400 people getting murdered at this second, and these cops are taking an hour to write up my court summons for smoking a joint on the beach.” That just seemed so fucking ridiculous to me.” Los Angeles
Richard Branson: Founder of the Virgin empire, which includes everything from airlines and record stores to cell phones, Richard Branson is arguably to most successful stoner in the world.
"I don't think smoking the occasional spliff is all that wrong...I think it’s wrong that 100,000 young people have criminal records every year for doing something which is no worse than...drinking alcohol."
Famous for his bong and bongos incident which got him arrested by
Austin police in October 1999.
"No computer, no gadget, no trickery. I am an animal, it is a plant. I will beat the weed!"
Justin Timberlake: Claims he uses marijuana to relax and shut his mind off.
"The only thing pot does for me is it gets me to stop thinking. Sometimes I have a brain that needs to be turned off. Some people are just better high."
Star of The Sarah Silverman show, Silverman is known for hitting a joint before hitting the stage.
"I'd have to be honest: I have contempt for pretty much every drug other than pot. I find drunk people gross. Most people with more than one drink in them aren't giggly, goofy and happy the way people are with a puff of pot smoke in them... At a party, I have so much fun stoned, flitting about - but once I sniff that first wave of drunkenness on someone, I'm out of there."
Mary Ann” from was arrested by
police in October of 2007, at 69 years old, for possession of marijuana. Idaho
"I think it is so hysterical that people went nuts over it. I am what, now, 102 years old? I get booked for the first time in my life and suddenly I am a drug-using bum?”
Susan Sarandon: Former friend of Timothy Leary and outspoken medical marijuana activist, Sarandon publicly supported proposition 19 to legalize and tax marijuana in
"We’ve legalized marijuana recently. Medical marijuana, but the rest will come."
Jack Nicholson: After years of being quiet on the subject, Jack, now 73 years old, says he still smokes pot.
"I don't tend to say this publicly, but we can see it's a curative thing.”
Willy Nelson: How could we forget the long time legalization activist who claims to have smoked weed in the white house while Jimmy Carter was president.
"I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is an herb and a flower. God put it here. If He put it here and He wants it to grow, what gives the government the right to say that God is wrong?"
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