Acting Quotes Quotes

Getting ahead in a difficult profession - singing, acting, writing, whatever requires avid faith in yourself. You must be able to sustain yourself against staggering blows and unfair reversals. When I think back to those first couple of years in Rome, those endless rejections, without a glimmer of encouragement from anyone, all those failed screen tests, and yet I never let my desire slide away from me, my belief in myself and what I felt I could achieve

Sophia Loren

The creation of something new is not accomplished by the intellect but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity. The creative mind plays with the objects it loves

Carl Gustav Jung

Are we acting like a couple? Im just trying to get it straight. Cause Im over here convinced that its too early for mistakes.

Drake

More people have probably died from eating dodgy Chinese food than contracting some form of avian flu. The last thing we want is for the Daleks from Defra to start suggesting that they want to exterminate wildlifeas is their normal response when confronted with such a problem. We do not want any proposal that migrating birds are going to be destroyed because of alarmist figures and notions that appear in the Tory press.

Tony Banks

Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.

Rodney Dangerfield

Acting provides the fulfillment of never being fulfilled. You're never as good as you'd like to be. So there's always something to hope for.

Glenda Jackson

If you took acting away from me, I'd stop breathing.

Ingrid Bergman

I must say acting was good training for the political life which lay ahead for us.

Nancy Reagan

Acting is everybody's favorite second job.

Jack Nicholson

I love acting. It is so much more real than life.

Oscar Wilde

Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.

Katharine Hepburn

Acting is all about honesty. If you can fake that, you've got it made.

George Burns

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.

Thomas Reid

Acting is happy agony.

Sir Alec Guiness

Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience.

Paul Newman

Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide; he exposes himself.

Jeanne Moreau

A lot of what acting is paying attention.

Robert Redford

No passion so effectually robs the mind of its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.

Edmund Burke

Envy is blind, and she has no other quality than that of detracting from virtue

Titus Livy

Thinking instead of acting is the number-one golf disease

Sam Snead

It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains.

Danilo Dolci

Any change, any loss, does not make us victims. Others can shake you, surprise you, disappoint you, but they can't prevent you from acting, from taking the situation you're presented with and moving on. No matter where you are in life, no matter what your situation, you can always do something. You always have a choice and the choice can be power.

Blaine Lee

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George Siemens
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