- I suppose what's unique about our presentation is the amount of Scripture that kids get.
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- I hope to be involved in a successful movie script.
[ Hope Involved Movie Script Successful]
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- With Dick Smith there, and the words of Peter Shaffer... they've got to be the most beautiful descriptions in music ever written on film or in literature. And we could hear the music accompanying the words... What more can you ask for?
[ Accompanying Ask Beautiful Could Descriptions Ever Film Got Hear Literature More Most Music Peter Smith Words Written]
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- Compared to dancing, films seemed to me to be the work of lay bums. There was no physical pain; it was enough to say and imagine what was in the script. It was very easy for me.
[ Bums Compared Dancing Easy Enough Films Imagine Lay Pain Physical Say Script Seemed Very Work]
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- I am a quick study - I can memorize a script in an hour - but I can't remember a name three seconds. I've even forgotten my wife's name on occasion.
[ Am Even Forgotten Hour Memorize Name Occasion Quick Remember Script Seconds Study Three Wife]
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- The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveals that certain unacknowledged behavior exists and it suggests the form that such behavior takes.
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- Now Heaven and Earth are older than the temples, and older than the Scriptures.
[ Earth Heaven Now Older Scriptures Temples Than]
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- When you read a script, you get a feeling from it.
[ Feeling Get Read Script]
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- The sovereignty of scriptures of all religions must come to an end if we want to have a united integrated modern India.
[ Come End India Integrated Modern Must Religions Scriptures Sovereignty United Want]
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- I wouldn't say I'm a very controlling person. For instance, when I talk to the actors, I don't tell them exactly what I want because I want them to surprise me. I even encourage them to change some of the verses of the script if they need to.
[ Actors Because Change Controlling Encourage Even Exactly Instance Need Person Say Script Some Surprise Talk Tell Them Verses Very Want]
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- Sanctification is not to be understood here as a separation from ordinary use or consecration to some special use, although this meaning is often present in Scripture, sometimes referring to outward and sometimes to inward or effectual separation.
[ Although Effectual Here Inward Meaning Often Ordinary Outward Present Referring Sanctification Scripture Separation Some Sometimes Special Understood Use]
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- The ordinary ministry is that which receives all of its direction from the will of God revealed in the Scriptures and from those means which God has appointed in the church for its continual edification.
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- What girls do to each other is beyond description. No chinese torture comes close.
[ Beyond Chinese Close Comes Description Each Girls Other Torture]
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- I always choose my projects for the script or what the director want to tell with that story. And if I like the story.
[ Always Choose Director Projects Script Story Tell Want]
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- Sometimes I read a script and it's obvious from early on that it's one where the suspension of disbelief has to develop strongly from page one. Some are more reality-based.
[ Develop Disbelief Early More Obvious Page Read Reality-Based Script Some Sometimes Strongly Suspension Where]
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- There's editing, and scripts to read and edit, and casting, and all the elements of production that just sort of take up the normal downtime that you would have as an actor. So there's not a lot of that for me.
[ Actor Casting Downtime Edit Editing Elements Just Lot Normal Production Read Scripts Sort Take Up Would]
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- While I don't script and I don't use other performers, I think my taste for underlying precision gives me something in common with Allan and George Brecht.
[ Allan Common George Gives Other Performers Precision Script Something Taste Think Underlying Use While]
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- I really would have been stupid not to have done it. It was also a film that was actually happening, I mean, Miramax was doing it, and it had a kind of legitimacy to it. And once I read the script, I was there.
[ Actually Also Been Doing Done Film Had Happening Kind Legitimacy Mean Miramax Once Read Really Script Stupid Would]
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- And then we've got Blades of Glory, and we've got Brothers Solomon, and I've got a script in development with this guy Chuck Martin who used to write on Arrested, and, you know, we have a few things in various stages of development.
[ Arrested Blades Brothers Chuck Development Few Glory Got Guy Know Martin Script Solomon Stages Then Things Used Various Write]
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- Most shows, you really have to force it. And everybody's nervous, and the network is nervous, and they've all got their notepads out, and they're all going to give notes on what they think is funny, and everybody's trying to spin their jokes, and this was so - the script was so good that we didn't have to really do anything, and it made it so easy for us to do well.
[ Anything Easy Everybody Force Funny Give Going Good Got Jokes Made Most Nervous Network Notes Out Really Script Shows Spin Their Think Trying Us Well]
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- They who are not induced to believe and live as they ought by those discoveries which God hath made in Scriptures would stand out against any evidence whatever, even that of a messenger sent express from the other world.
[ Against Any Believe Discoveries Even Evidence Express God Hath Induced Live Made Messenger Other Ought Out Scriptures Sent Stand Those Whatever Which World Would]
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- I spent almost 3 months with Bergman, four hours every afternoon. We sat and went through the whole script. To be honest, most of the time we talked about life and other different things. It was really a wonderful time.
[ Afternoon Almost Bergman Different Every Four Honest Hours Life Months Most Other Really Sat Script Spent Talked Things Through Time Went Whole Wonderful]
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- No one wants to go back to a situation where, if you have a pre-existing medical condition, you, you can be deprived of coverage. No one wants to go back to a situation where, if you get seriously ill, you can get thrown off your insurance. Seniors don't want to go back to paying more for their prescription drugs.
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- The challenging thing is that we go home after doing the run-through and the writers stay there working, so sometimes I get script changes delivered to me at midnight. It's constantly shifting.
[ After Challenging Changes Constantly Delivered Doing Get Go Home Midnight Script Shifting Sometimes Stay Thing Working Writers]
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- I never examined what I did in any great detail because I thought it would spoil things. I never read the scripts at all carefully, and never wanted to know what was going on, because I felt that being a benevolent alien that's the way it should be.
[ Alien Any Because Being Benevolent Carefully Detail Did Examined Felt Going Great Know Never Read Scripts Should Spoil Things Thought Wanted Way Would]
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- I regard the principle of conscription of life as a flat contradiction of all our cherished ideals of individual freedom, democratic liberty and Christian teaching.
[ Cherished Christian Conscription Contradiction Democratic Flat Freedom Ideals Individual Liberty Life Our Principle Regard Teaching]
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- I only sound intelligent when there's a good script writer around.
[ Around Good Intelligent Only Script Sound Writer]
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- The green-light meeting, when I first started at Paramount, would consist of maybe three or four of us in a room. Perhaps two or three of us would have read the script under discussion.
[ Consist Discussion First Four Maybe Meeting Paramount Perhaps Read Room Script Started Three Two Under Us Would]
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- I'm thinking about directing, but I know it's a lot of work and I appreciate what directors do and I would like to be good at it. The opportunity has presented itself four to five times, and I usually said no because of the script.
[ Appreciate Because Directing Directors Five Four Good Itself Know Lot Opportunity Presented Said Script Thinking Times Usually Work Would]
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- Tony Hale is a devout Christian and is a complete retard when it comes to swearing. The script called for him to swear for about 30 seconds and he just couldn't do it.
[ Called Christian Comes Complete Devout Hale Him Just Retard Script Seconds Swear Swearing Tony]
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- I have always tried to work according to what affects me, to a script that I like because it touches me in some way, without deliberately pursuing a commercial career or a particular image.
[ According Affects Always Because Career Commercial Deliberately Image Particular Pursuing Script Some Touches Tried Way Without Work]
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- Alexander Payne's very specific. His scripts are always complete when you start working on them.
[ Alexander Always Complete His Payne Scripts Specific Start Them Very Working]
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- It was also wonderful to have the prospect of playing with Jack Nicholson. It was a terrific part, a terrific script, with Alexander Payne and Jack Nicholson. You can't get any better than that!
[ Alexander Also Any Better Get Jack Nicholson Part Payne Playing Prospect Script Terrific Than Wonderful]
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- Interesting phenomena occur when two or more rhythmic patterns are combined, and these phenomena illustrate very aptly the enrichment of information that occurs when one description is combined with another.
[ Another Aptly Combined Description Enrichment Illustrate Information Interesting More Occur Occurs Patterns Phenomena Rhythmic These Two Very]
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- What I look for in a script is something that challenges me, something that breaks new ground, something that allows me to flex my director muscle. You have got to think fast in this business, you've got to keep reinventing yourself to stay on top.
[ Allows Breaks Business Challenges Director Fast Got Ground Keep Look Muscle New Reinventing Script Something Stay Think Top Yourself]
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- Mostly it was Mad magazine. And I did read a lot of - I had a subscription when I was little, but I also had access to some old collections, the little paperbacks of the really good stuff.
[ Access Also Collections Did Good Had Little Lot Mad Magazine Mostly Old Paperbacks Read Really Some Stuff Subscription]
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- Nancy Drew was always changing her outfits. I despised girls' clothing, I couldn't wait to get home from school and get out of it. The last thing I wanted to read was minute descriptions of Nancy's frocks.
[ Always Changing Clothing Descriptions Despised Drew Get Girls Her Home Last Minute Nancy Out Outfits Read School Thing Wait Wanted]
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- If I get a script that's set in the jungle it goes to the bottom of the pile because I don't think the playgrounds are going to be very good there! I'm really aware of how lucky I am but I have the kind of job where I can bring my child to work.
[ Am Aware Because Bottom Bring Child Get Goes Going Good How Job Jungle Kind Lucky Pile Playgrounds Really Script Set Think Very Where Work]
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- I have devoted my energies to the study of the scriptures, observing monastic discipline, and singing the daily services in church; study, teaching, and writing have always been my delight.
[ Always Been Church Daily Delight Devoted Discipline Energies Observing Scriptures Services Singing Study Teaching Writing]
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- If you have a script that's not great, if you have a great director, you can make a great movie, but if you have a great script with a director who's not good, never are you going to have a good movie.
[ Director Going Good Great Make Movie Never Script]
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- Anybody can write a film script 'cuz it has been reduced to a formula.
[ Anybody Been Cuz Film Formula Reduced Script Write]
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- I wrote a script. I actually enjoyed writing it more than acting. It's about the Irish rebellion of 1920, which is a fascinating period and place for me.
[ Acting Actually Enjoyed Fascinating Irish More Period Place Rebellion Script Than Which Writing Wrote]
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- I've done about six comedies. Oddly enough, the script came to me from one of the guys in Platoon.
[ Came Comedies Done Enough Guys Oddly Platoon Script Six]
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- In Australia, they set up a special fund to kick films off. It was quite an enlightened sort of move. You could go to this government bureau with scripts and and get finance for films.
[ Australia Bureau Could Enlightened Films Finance Fund Get Go Government Kick Move Off Quite Scripts Set Sort Special Up]
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- When I look back at it, I'm mostly amazed at how poorly it was shot. David Kelley is a great writer, and I thought the scripts were great, but it just looks so cheap.
[ Amazed Back Cheap David Great How Just Kelley Look Looks Mostly Poorly Scripts Shot Thought Were Writer]
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- I write scripts to serve as skeletons awaiting the flesh and sinew of images.
[ Awaiting Flesh Images Scripts Serve Sinew Skeletons Write]
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- After a long, impartial enquiry of the truth, and after much and earnest calling upon God, to give unto me the spirit and revelation in the knowledge of Him, I find myself obliged, both by the principles of reason and Scripture, to embrace the opinion I now hold forth.
[ After Both Calling Earnest Embrace Enquiry Find Forth Give God Him Hold Impartial Knowledge Long Much Myself Now Obliged Opinion Principles Reason Revelation Scripture Spirit Truth Unto Upon]
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- In the middle of a recession, where we're just climbing out of it, where the economy -unemployment is still at 9.7 percent, the idea of raising taxes and reducing spending is a prescription for disaster.
[ Climbing Disaster Economy Idea Just Middle Out Percent Prescription Raising Recession Reducing Spending Still Taxes Where]
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- Prescription: A physician's guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient.
[ Best Guess Harm Least Patient Physician Prescription Prolong Situation Will]
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- When James Cameron brought me the script, which I developed with both Cameron and Jay Cocks, I wanted to make it a thriller, an action film, but with a conscience, and I found that it had elements of social realism.
[ Action Both Brought Cameron Conscience Developed Elements Film Found Had James Jay Make Realism Script Social Thriller Wanted Which]
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- Our health care system is the finest in the world, but we still have too many uninsured Americans, too high prices for prescription drugs, and too many frivolous lawsuits driving our physicians out of state or out of business.
[ Americans Business Care Driving Finest Frivolous Health High Lawsuits Many Our Out Physicians Prescription Prices State Still System Too World]
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- We all had our reservations about possibly overdoing it but, you know, the script was great. Basically it stuck to the formula that worked for the first two movies, and for that reason I think this works as well.
[ Basically First Formula Great Had Know Movies Our Overdoing Possibly Reason Reservations Script Stuck Think Two Well Worked Works]
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- I feel that I can't do certain things that have sent to me, scripts, because I think that really - I've been June Cleaver for so many years, because we went back, you know, and we did - 20-year hiatus we had - and we went back and made 105 new ones. And so I really feel very strongly that there are certain things I won't do.
[ Back Because Been Certain Did Feel Had Hiatus June Know Made Many New Ones Really Scripts Sent Strongly Things Think Very Went Won Years]
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- Today it has been estimated that the average 70 year old has four chronic conditions and consumes an average of 35 PBS scripts per year for those conditions.
[ Average Been Chronic Conditions Consumes Estimated Four Old Pbs Per Scripts Those Today Year]
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- The grandmother, the mother, the worker, the student, the intellectual, the professional, the unemployed, everybody identified with the songs because they were descriptions of life in the city.
[ Because City Descriptions Everybody Grandmother Identified Intellectual Life Mother Professional Songs Student Unemployed Were Worker]
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- You don't improvise with a Cameron Crowe script.
[ Cameron Crowe Improvise Script]
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- Somebody was telling me about the French Army rifle that was being advertised on eBay the other day - the description was, 'Never shot. Dropped once.
[ Advertised Army Being Day Description Dropped Ebay French Never Once Other Rifle Shot Somebody Telling]
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- We started getting the script to different people and we were in the business of trying to fund it so we could get it off and running, and all the characters and sets designed and everything.
[ Business Characters Could Designed Different Everything Fund Get Getting Off Running Script Sets Started Trying Were]
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- House was the first film where I had no influence on the script. I had to buy the script with the game rights.
[ Buy Film First Game Had House Influence Rights Script Where]
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- Don't fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.
[ Contains Could Descriptions Failure Fear Life Might Much New Refuse Saddest Should Summary Things Three Try]
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- A better ending could not have been scripted. Of course, if we had won, that would have been better.
[ Been Better Could Course Ending Had Scripted Won Would]
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- To become a thoroughly good man is the best prescription for keeping a sound mind and a sound body.
[ Become Best Body Good Keeping Man Mind Prescription Sound Thoroughly]
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- Actually when I gave out the script, I gave it with a CD of all the music I wanted to put in the movie, and again, we never thought we'd get all that music.
[ Actually Again Cd Gave Get Movie Music Never Out Put Script Thought Wanted]
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- I'm by no means condemning prescription medicine for mental health. I've seen it save a lot of people's lives.
[ Condemning Health Lives Lot Means Medicine Mental Prescription Save Seen]
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- When you go from one place to another, you go with experience, you don't go with prescriptions.
[ Another Experience Go Place Prescriptions]
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- If the story's interesting and it's a compelling script, I'd be thrilled to be a part of it.
[ Compelling Interesting Part Script Story Thrilled]
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- Now I have to have the biggest P.O. box in the entire post office to get all the manuscripts coming in.
[ Biggest Box Coming Entire Get Manuscripts Now Office Post]
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- Everything is a rejection of you, not your product, or your script, or a cosmetic. It's you.
[ Cosmetic Everything Product Rejection Script Your]
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- The great art of films does not consist of descriptive movement of face and body but in the movements of thought and soul transmitted in a kind of intense isolation.
[ Art Body Consist Descriptive Does Face Films Great Intense Isolation Kind Movement Movements Soul Thought Transmitted]
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- The main problem was a pacing problem. I had wanted the project to be about 20-30 issues, and I should have written it out as a full script beforehand.
[ Beforehand Full Had Issues Main Out Pacing Problem Project Script Should Wanted Written]
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- Because I used to go and watch him rehearsing for pantomime, and I have adopted some of those priciples, like try to be on time, learn your script, how he approach it, etc.
[ Adopted Approach Because Etc Go Him How Learn Pantomime Rehearsing Script Some Those Time Try Used Watch Your]
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- Anyone who's tried to pay a heating bill, fill a prescription, or simply buy groceries knows all too well that the current minimum wage does not cut the mustard.
[ Anyone Bill Buy Current Cut Does Fill Groceries Heating Knows Minimum Mustard Pay Prescription Simply Too Tried Wage Well]
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- Thousands of Ohio families are going deeper and deeper in debt just trying to pay their heating bills, fill prescriptions, and buy groceries. The current minimum wage is simply not enough.
[ Bills Buy Current Debt Deeper Enough Families Fill Going Groceries Heating Just Minimum Ohio Pay Prescriptions Simply Their Thousands Trying Wage]
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- Sometimes we'll only get one script in a year that we want to make that we feel is good enough.
[ Enough Feel Get Good Make Only Script Sometimes Want Year]
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- I thought it was amazing to work with authors, to get a manuscript and try to make up a cover for it.
[ Amazing Authors Cover Get Make Manuscript Thought Try Up Work]
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- Like an apparently strict musical form it breaks the five minute whole into its structural parts - a descriptive preamble, the action of taking the cards, the development of the cards' manipulation and the revelation of what has been achieved.
[ Achieved Action Apparently Been Breaks Cards Descriptive Development Five Form Into Manipulation Minute Musical Parts Preamble Revelation Strict Structural Taking Whole]
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- I don't sit around and study the pages of a script over and over again.
[ Again Around Over Pages Script Sit Study]
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- On January 1, 2006, Medicare will begin to offer a prescription drug benefit, and for the first time, it will place an emphasis on preventive care and early treatment of disease.
[ Begin Benefit Care Disease Early Emphasis First January Medicare Offer Place Prescription Preventive Time Treatment Will]
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- When Medicare was first enacted in 1965, it provided coverage for hospitalization, doctor visits and surgeries, but there was no coverage for prescription medications.
[ Coverage Doctor Enacted First Medicare Medications Prescription Provided Surgeries Visits]
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- If it's a good script I'll do it. And if it's a bad script, and they pay me enough, I'll do it.
[ Bad Enough Good Pay Script]
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- I don't use composers. I research music the way I research the photographs or the facts in my scripts.
[ Composers Facts Music Photographs Research Scripts Use Way]
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- We go through, I think, six different drafts of each script. And then my shooting it is roughly, you know, fifteen percent of the total work that gets done on a show. Then it's all post-production animation after that.
[ After Animation Different Done Drafts Each Fifteen Gets Go Know Percent Post-Production Roughly Script Shooting Show Six Then Think Through Total Work]
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- I sketched out a rough story for them and the director said, well it's a good story but we have the go-ahead from Universal to make this script and did I want to do it. I said no, and they left.
[ Did Director Good Left Make Out Rough Said Script Sketched Story Them Universal Want Well]
Topic:
- Then in came this script with another very low offer, and another drug addict and a depressing and difficult part to play. I thought, 'Why should I put myself through that for hardly any money?'
[ Addict Another Any Came Depressing Difficult Hardly Low Money Myself Offer Part Play Put Script Should Then Thought Through Very Why]
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- They say the test of literary power is whether a man can write an inscription. I say, 'Can he name a kitten?'
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- Put no inscription over the grave, except the date of my birth and my death; and, wherever I am buried, let the funeral be perfectly private, with as few persons attending, and as little show and expense as possible.
[ Am Attending Birth Buried Date Death Except Expense Few Funeral Grave Inscription Little Over Perfectly Persons Possible Private Put Show Wherever]
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- I created the characters from what I read in the script. I decided how I should talk, accent, no accent, my own voice, or a created voice. Then, I visualize what I should look like.
[ Accent Characters Created Decided How Look Own Read Script Should Talk Then Visualize Voice]
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- I get a script and it's really interesting with scripts, because you never really know. It's paper and it could be great or awful. Even scripts that are good could end up not working.
[ Awful Because Could End Even Get Good Great Interesting Know Never Paper Really Script Scripts Up Working]
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- To get over my divorce, I got a prescription to live at the Playboy Mansion for a while.
[ Divorce Get Got Live Mansion Over Playboy Prescription While]
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- I get a lot of action scripts. I get low-budget vehicles that will end up right on the video shelf. I want to do movies that I want to talk about, that I'm proud of, but I also want to make a living.
[ Action Also End Get Living Lot Low-Budget Make Movies Proud Right Scripts Shelf Talk Up Vehicles Video Want Will]
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- Anyone can write. But comedy, you've got to do some writing. You get one comedy script to every 20 dramas.
[ Anyone Comedy Dramas Every Get Got Script Some Write Writing]
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- My own mentality is that I've retired. They send me these scripts and if I absolutely have to do it, then I go to work.
[ Absolutely Go Mentality Own Retired Scripts Send Then These Work]
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- I get sent a lot of scripts which feature him as a kind of all-purpose Victorian literary character and really understand little, if anything, about him, his life or his books.
[ Anything Books Character Feature Get Him His Kind Life Literary Little Lot Really Scripts Sent Understand Victorian Which]
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- They've got this house style which is writer driven. I heard of one person who sent his script in, and Karen Berger said there weren't enough words in it. Put some more in.
[ Driven Enough Got Heard His House More Person Put Said Script Sent Some Style Weren Which Words Writer]
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- For people on social assistance, the loss of free dental care, prescription drugs and subsidized housing can greatly outweigh additional income from working. We've all heard the stories.
[ Additional Assistance Care Dental Free Greatly Heard Housing Income Loss Outweigh Prescription Social Stories Subsidized Working]
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- I find the most interesting and most daring scripts tend to be for independent films.
[ Daring Films Find Independent Interesting Most Scripts Tend]
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- The reason why I buy into the Democratic Party more than the Republican Party is because there are over 2,000 verses of Scripture that deal with responding to the needs of the poor.
[ Because Buy Deal Democratic Into More Needs Over Party Poor Reason Republican Responding Scripture Than Verses Why]
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- And I'm auditioning right now for a movie, and then I have a script that I'm reading right now for a horror film, and I'm meeting for a couple of television shows that I just had yesterday, and pretty much was offered one of them.
[ Auditioning Couple Film Had Horror Just Meeting Movie Much Now Offered Pretty Reading Right Script Shows Television Them Then Yesterday]
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- I see no room in holy Scripture for any sexual activity outside of matrimony.
[ Activity Any Holy Matrimony Outside Room Scripture See Sexual]
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- The script will point you in certain directions and I go the opposite if I can. I try do do one thing and tell a different story with my eyes. I believe what's more interesting is always what's not being said.
[ Always Being Believe Certain Different Directions Eyes Go Interesting More Opposite Point Said Script Story Tell Thing Try Will]
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- I regret not doing a film that I was offered with Clark Gable because the script was not good enough.
[ Because Clark Doing Enough Film Gable Good Offered Regret Script]
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- You look at the descriptions of Whitey by law enforcement during his early years, and they sum him up pretty well. He was the same guy 40 years later; he just had $40 million more, and had committed 40 more murders.
[ Committed Descriptions During Early Enforcement Guy Had Him His Just Later Law Look Million More Murders Pretty Same Sum Up Well Years]
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- It's nice to finally get scripts offered to me that aren't the ones Tom Hanks wipes his butt with.
[ Finally Get Hanks His Nice Offered Ones Scripts Tom Wipes]
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- Scriptures and creeds may come to seem incredible, but faith will still go dancing on.
[ Come Creeds Dancing Faith Go Incredible May Scriptures Seem Still Will]
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- The fundamental laws of physics do not describe true facts about reality. Rendered as descriptions of facts, they are false; amended to be true, they lose their explanatory force.
[ Amended Describe Descriptions Facts False Force Fundamental Laws Lose Physics Reality Rendered Their True]
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- If I were actually Homer Simpson, I'd be getting scripts out the wazoo.
[ Actually Getting Homer Out Scripts Simpson Were]
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- It's hard to find a play that's right for me to do. Rather than waiting around for the right script to come along, I decided to write one myself.
[ Along Around Come Decided Find Hard Myself Play Rather Right Script Than Waiting Write]
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- I wasn't involved, except to the degree that they sent me drafts of the script as the writer turned them in. They asked me at one point to write a memo about what I thought of it.
[ Asked Degree Drafts Except Involved Point Script Sent Them Thought Turned Write Writer]
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- What's going to be hard for me is to try to divorce myself as much as possible from what I wrote. I'll have to approach it simply as raw material and try to craft a film script out of it.
[ Approach Craft Divorce Film Going Hard Material Much Myself Out Possible Raw Script Simply Try Wrote]
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- I would be sad if it ended now. It's been the best job I've had by a long shot, especially creatively because the writing is so good. Every week I get the script and I laugh out loud and get excited for the different stuff we get to do.
[ Because Been Best Creatively Different Ended Especially Every Excited Get Good Had Job Laugh Long Loud Now Out Sad Script Shot Stuff Week Would Writing]
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- For we can affirm with a good conscience that we have, after reading the Holy Scripture, applied ourselves and yet daily apply ourselves to the extent that the grace of the Lord permits to inquiry into and investigation of the consensus of the true and purer antiquity.
[ Affirm After Antiquity Applied Apply Conscience Consensus Daily Extent Good Grace Holy Inquiry Into Investigation Lord Ourselves Permits Purer Reading Scripture True Yet]
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- Therefore we examine with considerable diligence the consensus of the true, learned, and purer antiquity, and we love and praise the testimonies of the fathers which agree with the Scripture.
[ Agree Antiquity Consensus Considerable Diligence Examine Fathers Learned Love Praise Purer Scripture Testimonies Therefore True Which]
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- This doctrine of Christ and of the apostles, from which the true faith of the primitive church was received, the apostles at first delivered orally, without writing, but later, not by any human counsel but by the will of God, they handed it on in the Scriptures.
[ Any Apostles Christ Church Counsel Delivered Doctrine Faith First God Handed Human Later Primitive Received Scriptures True Which Will Without Writing]
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- I won't be able to do what I'm doing forever. There aren't that many scripts floating around for fifty-year-old chicks.
[ Able Around Chicks Doing Floating Forever Many Scripts Won]
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- The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description; one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
[ Acquainted Country Description Ever Knew Must Nobody Self Through Travel Which World Yet]
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- I think that my script, if it gets used, would be great. But if it doesn't, I think it inspired them.
[ Gets Great Inspired Script Them Think Used Would]
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- My sister and I said, Dad, are you doing to do anything about that? And he mentioned treatments other people sent him that he'd been working on. So we thought it would be kind of cool to give these guys a real script.
[ Anything Been Cool Dad Doing Give Guys Him Kind Mentioned Other Real Said Script Sent Sister These Thought Treatments Working Would]
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- Each of our children during their high school years went to 'early morning seminary' - scripture study classes that met in the home of a church member every school day morning from 6:30 until 7:15.
[ Children Church Classes Day During Each Early Every High Home Member Met Morning Our School Scripture Seminary Study Their Until Went Years]
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- I've auctioned off many scripts and will continue to do so for good causes.
[ Causes Continue Good Many Off Scripts Will]
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- Since I was 12 or 13, I have been taking movie meetings finding a project right for me because I wanted to try it. Craig gave us the script - it was set in Wales, it is really British humour. I just loved it.
[ Because Been British Craig Finding Gave Humour Just Loved Meetings Movie Project Really Right Script Set Since Taking Try Us Wales Wanted]
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- Deeply consider that it is your duty and interest to read the Holy Scriptures.
[ Consider Deeply Duty Holy Interest Read Scriptures Your]
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- The Scriptures of the Old and New Testament, said an eminent scholar, have God for their Author, the Salvation of mankind for their end, and Truth without any mixture of error for their matter.
[ Any Author Eminent End Error God Mankind Matter Mixture New Old Said Salvation Scholar Scriptures Testament Their Truth Without]
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- I'll read a script maybe twice, but I'll think about the role more than I'll rehearse lines.
[ Lines Maybe More Read Rehearse Role Script Than Think Twice]
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- My tears will keep no channel, know no laws to guide their streams, but like the waves, their cause, run with disturbance till they swallow me as a description of his misery.
[ Cause Channel Description Disturbance Guide His Keep Know Laws Misery Run Streams Swallow Tears Their Till Waves Will]
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- You know, the way art history is taught, often there's nothing that tells you why the painting is great. The description of a lousy painting and the description of a great painting will very much sound the same.
[ Art Description Great History Know Lousy Much Nothing Often Painting Same Sound Taught Tells Very Way Why Will]
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- Pharmaceutical companies are enjoying unprecedented profits and access with this Administration. Yet the Republicans' prescription drug plan for seniors has been a colossal failure, and over 43 million Americans wake up every morning without health insurance.
[ Access Administration Americans Been Colossal Companies Enjoying Every Failure Health Insurance Million Morning Over Pharmaceutical Plan Prescription Profits Republicans Seniors Unprecedented Up Wake Without Yet]
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- These things are hard to pin down. We work on a script a bit, then work on a different one.
[ Bit Different Down Hard Pin Script Then These Things Work]
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- Men cannot make Scripture conform to their lifestyle; they must make their lifestyle conform to Scripture.
[ Cannot Conform Lifestyle Make Men Must Scripture Their]
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- Agents are essential, because publishers will not read unsolicited manuscripts.
[ Agents Because Essential Manuscripts Publishers Read Unsolicited Will]
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- Aaron is not at all what his image might indicate. He's fiercly loyal and a true and total gentleman. He's very shy but has very strong opinions. He's into everything, wardrobe, hair, script, casting.
[ Aaron Casting Everything Gentleman Hair His Image Indicate Into Loyal Might Opinions Script Shy Strong Total True Very Wardrobe]
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- But I loved the script to 7th Heaven and couldn't say no. It made me laugh and cry, and I was hooked. I'd love to know who turned it down, because I'm sure at least one other actor did. But I'm glad he did, whoever it was.
[ Actor Because Cry Did Down Glad Heaven Hooked Know Laugh Least Love Loved Made Other Say Script Sure Turned Whoever]
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- I took the role because it's rare to read a script that makes me laugh and cry, and it spoke to my own religious feelings, as well as giving me a chance to draw on my experience as a parent. Accepting it was a no-brainer.
[ Accepting Because Chance Cry Draw Experience Feelings Giving Laugh Makes Own Parent Rare Read Religious Role Script Spoke Took Well]
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- The script was just the best I'd read in a long time and I love the humor, which I wasn't expecting, and I like the fact that my six year old daughter can see the show without being, you know, protected from it.
[ Being Best Daughter Expecting Fact Humor Just Know Long Love Old Protected Read Script See Show Six Time Which Without Year]
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- Soaring prescription drug costs have placed a tremendous strain on family budgets. They have also imposed a heavy burden on employers - both public and private - who are struggling to provide affordable health insurance coverage to their workers.
[ Affordable Also Both Budgets Burden Costs Coverage Employers Family Health Heavy Imposed Insurance Placed Prescription Private Provide Public Soaring Strain Struggling Their Tremendous Workers]
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- I do finish reading a script and say, Why are they making it and what are they talking about? I like to try and be responsible in my choices in that way.
[ Choices Finish Making Reading Responsible Say Script Talking Try Way Why]
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- It was, when I read it, I thought, such a beautiful script. I loved the story. I thought it was well handled. I thought it was even more moving because it was a true story and that made it even more poignant.
[ Beautiful Because Even Handled Loved Made More Moving Poignant Read Script Story Such Thought True Well]
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- I don't have wild dogs chasing people with scripts away from my door. I get my share. I've done okay. But I usually do independent stuff because that's mostly what I'm offered.
[ Away Because Chasing Dogs Done Door Get Independent Mostly Offered Okay Scripts Share Stuff Usually Wild]
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- As a rule it usually takes three or four readings for me to be interested in a script, and if I'm interested I'll read it three or four times before I make a strong decision.
[ Before Decision Four Interested Make Read Readings Rule Script Strong Takes Three Times Usually]
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- I looked it at like this way. To get folks to like you, as a screen player I mean, I figured you had to sort of be their ideal. I don't mean a handsome knight riding a white horse, but a fella who answered the description of a right guy.
[ Answered Description Fella Figured Folks Get Guy Had Handsome Horse Ideal Knight Looked Mean Player Riding Right Screen Sort Their Way White]
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- The tests which showed that this was the only rifle which had the markings which were shown on the bullets; the fact that a man was seen by several witnesses, not identified, but seen in the window with the general description of what he looked like.
[ Bullets Description Fact General Had Identified Looked Man Markings Only Rifle Seen Several Showed Shown Tests Were Which Window Witnesses]
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- I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten.
[ American Another Bizarre Done Fired Flag Forgotten Front Gives Had Hired Opening Patton Script Speech Stands Ultimately Up Very Where Writer Wrote]
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- They needed someone to write a script of The Great Gatsby very quickly for the movie they were making. I took this job so I'd be sure to have some dough to support my family.
[ Dough Family Great Job Making Movie Needed Quickly Script Some Someone Support Sure Took Very Were Write]
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- When I do a novel, I don't really use the script, I use the book; when I did Apocalypse Now, I used Heart of Darkness. Novels usually have so much rich material.
[ Apocalypse Book Darkness Did Heart Material Much Novel Novels Now Really Rich Script Use Used Usually]
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- The human body experiences a powerful gravitational pull in the direction of hope. That is why the patient's hopes are the physician's secret weapon. They are the hidden ingredients in any prescription.
[ Any Body Direction Experiences Gravitational Hidden Hope Hopes Human Ingredients Patient Physician Powerful Prescription Pull Secret Weapon Why]
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- I did not see any major issues other than the jury substitutions. I can't know whether there's a problem there, until I read the transcript from the in-chambers conference, when those jurors were excused.
[ Any Conference Did Excused Issues Jurors Jury Know Major Other Problem Read See Than Those Transcript Until Were Whether]
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- But when you're writing a script - for me anyway - you have to sort of create an enforced innocence. You have to divest yourself of worrying about a lot of stuff like what movies are hot, what movies are not hot, what the budget of this movie might be.
[ Anyway Budget Create Divest Enforced Hot Innocence Lot Might Movie Movies Script Sort Stuff Worrying Writing Yourself]
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- The ordinary man looking at a mountain is like an illiterate person confronted with a Greek manuscript.
[ Confronted Greek Illiterate Looking Man Manuscript Mountain Ordinary Person]
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- The bottom line is, it's a great script and that's very inspiring and makes you want to overcome whatever technical difficulties you come up against.
[ Against Bottom Come Difficulties Great Inspiring Line Makes Overcome Script Technical Up Very Want Whatever]
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- They put it on the page because it sounded good or it looked good or they read it in a book somewhere that this is how you structure a script or something, and they just don't get it. It's surprising.
[ Because Book Get Good How Just Looked Page Put Read Script Something Somewhere Sounded Structure Surprising]
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- There is no sense in doing a wonderful script with somebody who can't direct because that is a disaster.
[ Because Direct Disaster Doing Script Sense Somebody Wonderful]
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- My partner Dan Ireland wants me to direct, and I read a lot of scripts - some good enough that I could see myself. But then it's like, so what? Who cares? Let someone else direct it.
[ Cares Could Dan Direct Else Enough Good Ireland Lot Myself Partner Read Scripts See Some Someone Then Wants]
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- I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie, it wouldn't be something stupid. So I agreed to do the film before I read the script.
[ Agreed Before Film Her Knew Movie Offered Read Role Script She Something Stupid Very Well Work]
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- It's usually the exact same three things which are, the Scripts, the Director and the Role those are the three things I look for and really any two of them, If I get two of them that's usually enough, but definitely those are the things I look for.
[ Any Definitely Director Enough Exact Get Look Really Role Same Scripts Them Things Those Three Two Usually Which]
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- And I don't think I'm giving away any secrets here, but there are a lot of terrible scripts in this town.
[ Any Away Giving Here Lot Scripts Secrets Terrible Think Town]
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- But the more we search the Scriptures, the more we perceive, in this doctrine, the fundamental truth of the gospel - that truth which gives to redemption its character, and to all other truths their real power.
[ Character Doctrine Fundamental Gives Gospel More Other Perceive Power Real Redemption Scriptures Search Their Truth Truths Which]
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- During my solitude, conflicting thoughts increased; but much exercise of soul had the effect of causing the scriptures to gain complete ascendancy over me.
[ Ascendancy Causing Complete Conflicting During Effect Exercise Gain Had Increased Much Over Scriptures Solitude Soul Thoughts]
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- This truth of the gathering together of God's children is in Scripture seen realised in various localities, and in each central locality the Christians resident therein composed but one body: Scripture is perfectly clear on that head.
[ Body Central Children Christians Clear Composed Each Gathering God Head Localities Locality Perfectly Realised Resident Scripture Seen Therein Together Truth Various]
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- All I can really say is it's bloodier than hell. In this one I'm going to be much more direct and honest in my description of the actual killings and the crime scene.
[ Actual Crime Description Direct Going Hell Honest Killings More Much Really Say Scene Than]
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- Inflated descriptions by the pen or exaggerated illustrations by the pencil.
[ Descriptions Exaggerated Illustrations Inflated Pen Pencil]
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- Acting should be bigger than life. Scripts should be bigger than life. It should all be bigger than life.
[ Acting Bigger Life Scripts Should Than]
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- My Brilliant Career was beautifully directed, but I had a bit of trouble with myself in it. It was a silly script, based on a book this 16-year-old girl wrote.
[ Based Beautifully Bit Book Brilliant Career Directed Girl Had Myself Script Silly Trouble Wrote]
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- If Art relates itself to an Object, it becomes descriptive, divisionist, literary.
[ Art Becomes Descriptive Itself Literary Object Relates]
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- I think a playwright realizes after he finishes working on the script that this is only the beginning. What will happen when it moves into three dimensions?
[ After Beginning Dimensions Finishes Happen Into Moves Only Playwright Realizes Script Think Three Will Working]
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- Michael died five years ago this January, and the first thing that really struck me about the script was the part about her peeling off from the funeral and just getting into a rowboat and having a real kind of cry where nobody was.
[ Ago Cry Died First Five Funeral Getting Having Her Into January Just Kind Michael Nobody Off Part Peeling Real Really Script Struck Thing Where Years]
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- The Lord Chamberlin was censoring scripts when I first came into the theater.
[ Came Censoring First Into Lord Scripts Theater]
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- I'm lucky; people write scripts for me.
[ Lucky Scripts Write]
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- They're pretty particular about what they show. They certainly edit the scripts and have conversations with the writers about what they are and aren't willing to portray. But the writers and the network are pretty much on the same page.
[ Certainly Conversations Edit Much Network Page Particular Portray Pretty Same Scripts Show Willing Writers]
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- As far as I know, if you take your time, write a good script and make a good film, then give the audience time, they will accept it.
[ Accept Audience Far Film Give Good Know Make Script Take Then Time Will Write Your]
Topic:
- What Tim does is, he calls me and sends me the script. And then he sends me a drawing, an illustration of his image of me as the character. It's so great.
[ Calls Character Does Drawing Great His Illustration Image Script Sends Then Tim]
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- I can't wait to be that age and hanging out with a bunch of people hanging out all day playing golf and going to the beach, all my own age. We'd be laughing and having a good time and getting loopy on our prescription drugs. Driving golf carts around. I can't wait.
[ Age Around Beach Bunch Carts Day Driving Getting Going Golf Good Hanging Having Laughing Our Out Own Playing Prescription Time Wait]
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- Oftentimes, in fact I think this is to my fault, I look at usually scripts as a whole. I should probably pay more attention to the character that I'm going to play and what they do.
[ Attention Character Fact Fault Going Look More Oftentimes Pay Play Probably Scripts Should Think Usually Whole]
Topic:
- Script for an actor is like a bible. You carry it with you, you read it over and over, you go to your passages.
[ Actor Bible Carry Go Over Passages Read Script Your]
Topic:
- Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
[ Antiquity Conservatism Discards Future Having Makes Offers Preparation Prescription Present Principle Progress Redress Rejected Respect Shrinks]
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- And, finally, Lincoln was not a good impromptu speaker; he was at his best when he could read from a carefully prepared manuscript. Though maybe a teleprompter could have helped that!
[ Best Carefully Could Finally Good Helped His Impromptu Lincoln Manuscript Maybe Prepared Read Speaker Though]
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- I've read some scripts, but I don't read as many books as I should.
[ Books Many Read Scripts Should Some]
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- Back then, it was more or less we couldn't change a line in our script. We weren't allowed to change lines. Today, actors change everything and won't do parts. It's very different today. Back then, the producers were in charge. Today actors are more in charge.
[ Actors Allowed Back Change Charge Different Everything Less Line Lines More Our Parts Producers Script Then Today Very Were Weren Won]
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- I'm a whore. If they have a check and camera and a script and stuff for me to say, I am mostly there, unless I just can't take it.
[ Am Camera Check Just Mostly Say Script Stuff Take Unless]
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- I read the script for Wonder Boys, and I said that was almost perfect, it was so classy, cool and funny. It's a really specific thing. We stuck to it, it turned out good and a lot of people liked it.
[ Almost Boys Classy Cool Funny Good Liked Lot Out Perfect Read Really Said Script Specific Stuck Thing Turned Wonder]
Topic:
- When you have a good script you're almost in more trouble than when you have a terrible script.
[ Almost Good More Script Terrible Than Trouble]
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- With a terrible script you hustle and try to make it better. But with a good script it can be trouble because you rest on your laurels, so to speak, you think it's going to translate easily.
[ Because Better Easily Going Good Hustle Laurels Make Rest Script Speak Terrible Think Translate Trouble Try Your]
Topic:
- I was reading through endless junk scripts that were being sent my way. Typically the roles were to play his wife or his girlfriend - leading roles for women were few and far between.
[ Being Between Endless Far Few Girlfriend His Junk Leading Play Reading Roles Scripts Sent Through Typically Way Were Wife Women]
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- I've been working on this feature script for Master Class, a play by Terrence McNally that won a lot of Tonys.
[ Been Class Feature Lot Master Play Script Tonys Won Working]
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- Sometimes I have given my husband a manuscript to read that has turned out to have fantastic rave reviews and he'll tell me it is no good. Well, if I didn't know him as well as I know him I would be terribly depressed.
[ Depressed Fantastic Given Good Him Husband Know Manuscript Out Rave Read Reviews Sometimes Tell Terribly Turned Well Would]
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- A good script and a good brief from the director is enough to let me know what is expected of me.
[ Brief Director Enough Expected Good Know Script]
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- But once we got on the air, everybody except Morey Amsterdam pretty much stuck to the script.
[ Air Amsterdam Everybody Except Got Much Once Pretty Script Stuck]
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- Oh, I had an idea for a pilot of my own at the time, and then Carl sent me about eight scripts and simply I threw my idea out the window because the writing was just so good.
[ Because Carl Eight Good Had Idea Just Oh Out Own Pilot Scripts Sent Simply Then Threw Time Window Writing]
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- A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.
[ Dream Dreams Many Nothing Scripture Scriptures]
Topic:
- I think that whenever there's a good script we try to make that happen, but it's all based off of a good story, a good script, but I don't believe you should do it just because it's African-American.
[ African-American Based Because Believe Good Happen Just Make Off Script Should Story Think Try Whenever]
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- Even in a less exaggerated description, any verbal account of a person is bound to find itself employing an assortment of waterfalls, lightning rods, landscapes, birds, etc.
[ Account Any Birds Bound Description Employing Etc Even Exaggerated Find Itself Landscapes Less Lightning Person Verbal]
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- You can trust a Neil Simon script. Every dot. Every dash; that pause means something. He takes all the jokes out, practically.
[ Dash Dot Every Jokes Means Neil Out Pause Practically Script Simon Something Takes Trust]
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- I read a lot of scripts. Most of 'em go to other actors.
[ Actors Em Go Lot Most Other Read Scripts]
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- America is woven of many strands. I would recognise them and let it so remain. Our fate is to become one, and yet many. This is not prophecy, but description.
[ America Become Description Fate Many Our Prophecy Recognise Remain Strands Them Would Woven Yet]
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- Let there be no inscription upon my tomb; let no man write my epitaph: no man can write my epitaph.
[ Epitaph Inscription Man Tomb Upon Write]
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- As the scripts come in they are sent to the artists, and the artists are either very busy, or ready to start.
[ Artists Busy Come Either Ready Scripts Sent Start Very]
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- It's the generally accepted privilege of theologians to stretch the heavens, that is the Scriptures, like tanners with a hide.
[ Accepted Generally Heavens Hide Privilege Scriptures Stretch Theologians]
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- And the inner dynamics of Hollywood are like politics. Say you give a script to a group of executives - they all sit around, afraid to voice an opinion, saying nothing, waiting to know what the consensus is. Just like focus groups, opinion polls or a cabinet.
[ Afraid Around Cabinet Consensus Dynamics Executives Focus Give Group Groups Hollywood Inner Just Know Nothing Opinion Politics Polls Say Saying Script Sit Voice Waiting]
Topic:
- Instead of taking five or six of the prescriptions, I decided to go a natural route and smoke marijuana.
[ Decided Five Go Instead Natural Prescriptions Route Six Smoke Taking]
Topic:
- I, of course, wanted to do something with Drew Barrymore. Please. So we were reading scripts back and forth and then we found this script, Fever Pitch.
[ Back Barrymore Course Drew Fever Forth Found Pitch Please Reading Script Scripts Something Then Wanted Were]
Topic:
- It's all about the script. Reality is key to me and less cutesy.
[ Key Less Reality Script]
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- I read the script and try not to bring anything personal into it. I make notes, talk to the director and we decide what kinds of shades should be in the character.
[ Anything Bring Character Decide Director Into Kinds Make Notes Personal Read Script Shades Should Talk Try]
Topic:
- I think first impressions are important when you pick up a script.
[ First Important Impressions Pick Script Think Up]
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- We really love all sports, but we don't think in the long term. The reason we did Kingpin was because there was a script we really liked and we saw the possibilities.
[ Because Did Liked Long Love Possibilities Really Reason Saw Script Sports Term Think]
Topic:
- There are people who are suffering beyond description. They are innocent people, they didn't bring this upon themselves. They are the victims of the sins of other people. And while it's hard to see, it's important to understand that these people exist.
[ Beyond Bring Description Exist Hard Important Innocent Other See Sins Suffering Themselves These Understand Upon Victims While]
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- He'd believe anything provided it's not in Holy Scripture.
[ Anything Believe Holy Provided Scripture]
Topic:
- Generally, Hollywood makes the same stories over and over. I've never wanted to do the same thing twice. If a script doesn't surprise me in some way, I simply can't commit to the project.
[ Commit Generally Hollywood Makes Never Over Project Same Script Simply Some Stories Surprise Thing Twice Wanted Way]
Topic:
- I was told once that I didn't play the Hollywood game, and that's why I wasn't a big star. What they meant when was that I don't go to parties, and when I go to an audition and I don't like the script, they know it.
[ Audition Big Game Go Hollywood Know Meant Once Parties Play Script Star Told Why]
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- When I read the script, I was like, Hello, woman in a box. I had to explore that to the end.
[ Box End Explore Had Hello Read Script Woman]
Topic:
- So: we're all tired. Now what? Manuscripts written in Club Med?
[ Club Manuscripts Now Tired Written]
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- I respond to a part just intuitively when I read a script.
[ Intuitively Just Part Read Respond Script]
Topic:
- Each film is different. Time Code was very quick - a matter of months. Miss Julie has been on my shelf as a script for some seven or eight years. But then the shooting process was very quick - 16 days.
[ Been Code Days Different Each Eight Film Julie Matter Miss Months Process Quick Script Seven Shelf Shooting Some Then Time Very Years]
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- I came to these mediums through having the garden, and of course, people who have designed gardens have always worked in collaboration, and never made their own inscriptions.
[ Always Came Collaboration Course Designed Garden Gardens Having Inscriptions Made Mediums Never Own Their These Through Worked]
Topic:
- All we did in Alabama was have a read through with the script, but there was, 'No, well, it needs more. You've got to do this, Albert. You've got to do that, Jessica.' It didn't feel like that at all.
[ Alabama Albert Did Feel Got Jessica More Needs Read Script Through Well]
Topic:
- I'm doing another Churchill. I did a Churchill for HBO and that was up to 1939 and there's talk of the war years. They were going to do it this fall, but the script wasn't going to be ready.
[ Another Churchill Did Doing Fall Going Hbo Ready Script Talk Up War Were Years]
Topic:
- When I read the script, I liked the script very much and I thought it was a marvelous part for her, because I think it is a change of pace. I mean, we know how wonderful she is in romantic comedy.
[ Because Change Comedy Her How Know Liked Marvelous Mean Much Pace Part Read Romantic Script She Think Thought Very Wonderful]
Topic:
- I don't look at scripts in terms of commerciality. I just look at the part, the people involved.
[ Involved Just Look Part Scripts Terms]
Topic:
- If I'm not afraid when I'm reading a script, that means I know I've done it before. If I read something and think, Wow, I can't play this part, then I want to play it more.
[ Afraid Before Done Know Means More Part Play Read Reading Script Something Then Think Want Wow]
Topic:
- The reflection of the flame in the glass seems to be touching the hand. And you feel the helpless fear of these dismembered parts. This sort of thing can hardly be visualized at the script stage.
[ Fear Feel Flame Glass Hand Hardly Helpless Parts Reflection Script Seems Sort Stage These Thing Touching Visualized]
Topic:
- However, the Medicare prescription drug benefit has changed, and if the nearly 3,000 seniors I have met through 12 town halls can represent a sample of opinion, many seniors do not yet understand the prescription drug program and do not plan to sign up for coverage.
[ Benefit Changed Coverage Halls However Many Medicare Met Nearly Opinion Plan Prescription Program Represent Sample Seniors Sign Through Town Understand Up Yet]
Topic:
- The dwarfed trees of the Chinese and Japanese have been noticed by every author who has written upon these countries, and all have attempted to give some description of the method by which the effect is produced.
[ Attempted Author Been Chinese Countries Description Dwarfed Effect Every Give Japanese Method Noticed Produced Some These Trees Upon Which Written]
Topic:
- We must be both more conservative and more liberal than most students of Christian worship: conservative in holding exclusively to God's commands in Scripture as our rule of worship, and liberal in defending the liberty of those who apply those.
[ Apply Both Christian Commands Conservative Defending Exclusively God Holding Liberal Liberty More Most Must Our Rule Scripture Students Than Those Worship]
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- To substitute Scripture for the self-revealing Spirit is to put the dead letter in the place of the living Word.
[ Dead Letter Living Place Put Scripture Spirit Substitute Word]
Topic:
- I think that you can't make a movie without a script. But you also can't make movies without actors. You also can't make movies without technicians. And there has to be just one person in charge of everybody, and to me that one person is the director.
[ Actors Also Charge Director Everybody Just Make Movie Movies Person Script Technicians Think Without]
Topic:
- It can have an enormous effect because big budget movies can have big budget perks, and small budget movies have no perks, but what is the driving force, of course, is the script, and your part in it.
[ Because Big Budget Course Driving Effect Enormous Force Movies Part Perks Script Small Your]
Topic:
- My approach to acting is that I am totally intuitive. I read the script and I get it. If I don't get it, I can't do it.
[ Acting Am Approach Get Intuitive Read Script Totally]
Topic:
- I never do any television without chocolate. That's my motto and I live by it. Quite often I write the scripts and I make sure there are chocolate scenes. Actually I'm a bit of a chocolate tart and will eat anything. It's amazing I'm so slim.
[ Actually Amazing Any Anything Bit Chocolate Eat Live Make Motto Never Often Quite Scenes Scripts Slim Sure Tart Television Will Without Write]
Topic:
- Movement should be a counter, whether in action scenes or dialogue or whatever. It counters where your eye is going. This style thing, for me it's all fitted to the action, to the script, to the characters.
[ Action Characters Counter Counters Dialogue Eye Fitted Going Movement Scenes Script Should Style Thing Whatever Where Whether Your]
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- I think that in the discussion of natural problems we ought to begin not with the Scriptures, but with experiments, and demonstrations.
[ Begin Demonstrations Discussion Experiments Natural Ought Problems Scriptures Think]
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- It vexes me when they would constrain science by the authority of the Scriptures, and yet do not consider themselves bound to answer reason and experiment.
[ Answer Authority Bound Consider Constrain Experiment Reason Science Scriptures Themselves Would Yet]
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- I remember the first reading of the script we had and everybody was sitting around the table. I was very impressed with the level of acting that was in the room, particularly with Jennifer who has so much responsibility.
[ Acting Around Everybody First Had Impressed Jennifer Level Much Particularly Reading Remember Responsibility Room Script Sitting Table Very]
Topic:
- When I first read the script a few years ago I thought it was one of the best written scripts I had ever read.
[ Ago Best Ever Few First Had Read Script Scripts Thought Written Years]
Topic:
- Then I got the offer to play Buck Rogers, but I turned it down thinking it was a cartoon character. Well I was wrong, it wasn't at all. So I read the script and decided I liked the character, it had a good concept.
[ Buck Cartoon Character Concept Decided Down Good Got Had Liked Offer Play Read Rogers Script Then Thinking Turned Well Wrong]
Topic:
- It is vital that we communicate to seniors their options regarding prescription drug assistance.
[ Assistance Communicate Options Prescription Regarding Seniors Their Vital]
Topic:
- What description of clouds and sunsets was to the old novelist, description of scientific apparatus and methods is to the modern Scientific Detective writer.
[ Apparatus Clouds Description Detective Methods Modern Novelist Old Scientific Sunsets Writer]
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- If I've still got my pants on in the second scene, I think they've sent me the wrong script.
[ Got Pants Scene Script Second Sent Still Think Wrong]
Topic:
- Dreaming in public is an important part of our job description, as science writers, but there are bad dreams as well as good dreams. We're dreamers, you see, but we're also realists, of a sort.
[ Also Bad Description Dreamers Dreaming Dreams Good Important Job Our Part Public Realists Science See Sort Well Writers]
Topic: Work
- I'd just love to have an audience and it's the most fun in the world to get a new script every week and have the audience come in, and work with those actors.
[ Actors Audience Come Every Fun Get Just Love Most New Script Those Week Work World]
Topic:
- Science is analytical, descriptive, informative. Man does not live by bread alone, but by science he attempts to do so. Hence the deadliness of all that is purely scientific.
[ Alone Analytical Attempts Bread Descriptive Does Hence Informative Live Man Purely Science Scientific]
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- Enrolling in the Medicare Prescription Drug Program will be a great savings for most senior citizens.
[ Citizens Enrolling Great Medicare Most Prescription Program Savings Senior Will]
Topic:
- And they were writing scripts where Christine had hit the glass ceiling. And I always thought Christine would never hit the glass ceiling. I thought her dreams would take her. Maybe her dreams wouldn't take her where she wanted, but she still had her dreams.
[ Always Ceiling Christine Dreams Glass Had Her Hit Maybe Never Scripts She Still Take Thought Wanted Were Where Would Writing]
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- They sent me the script, asking me to play the part of a general. I have never played the part of an authority figure. I've never thought of myself that way. I was uncomfortable with it, but I worked at it and knew I had a guttural voice for a general.
[ Asking Authority Figure General Had Knew Myself Never Part Play Played Script Sent Thought Uncomfortable Voice Way Worked]
Topic:
- Most scripts are bad. I read a lot of them.
[ Bad Lot Most Read Scripts Them]
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- I cling to the fantasy that I could have done something more creative. Like actually writing a script, or writing a book. But the awful truth is that I... probably can't!
[ Actually Awful Book Cling Could Creative Done Fantasy More Probably Script Something Truth Writing]
Topic:
- Most actors really love it, that's what they want to do. They burn to do it. And so they'll read a script and think, that's an interesting part. And because they love acting, that blinds them to the fact that the rest of it is pretentious nonsense, which it very often is.
[ Acting Actors Because Blinds Burn Fact Interesting Love Most Nonsense Often Part Pretentious Read Really Rest Script Them Think Very Want Which]
Topic:
- The reason I turn down 99% of a hundred, I mean a thousand, scripts is because romantic comedies are often very romantic but seldom very funny.
[ Because Comedies Down Funny Hundred Mean Often Reason Romantic Scripts Seldom Thousand Turn Very]
Topic:
- Ensure that your script is watertight. If it's not on the page, it will never magically appear on the screen.
[ Appear Ensure Magically Never Page Screen Script Watertight Will Your]
Topic:
- When an actor asks you to read his script, your heart sinks. The number of scripts I've been given by actors that are so unbelievably terrible!
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- I've always considered making it legal for Americans to import their prescription drugs a free-trade issue. Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers.
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- If Americans could legally access prescription drugs outside the United States, then drug companies would be forced to re-evaluate their pricing strategy.
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- Part of my plan was not only to introduce all useful animals that I possibly could into this part of Australia, but also the most valuable plants of every description.
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- We had a script reading, and that's where we met J.K. Rowling, which was really exciting.
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- Compare Scripture with Scripture. False doctrines, like false witnesses, agree not among themselves.
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- Well, PT Anderson sent me a script of Boogie Nights which I let lay around my house for about three months, then one day I'm cleaning my office and decided that I'd better read this before the guy calls me back. I never put it down, bro.
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- Of the individual poems, some are more lyric and some are more descriptive or narrative. Each poem is fixed in a moment. All those moments written or read together take on the movement and architecture of a narrative.
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- We sometimes received - and I would read - 200 manuscripts a week. Some of them were wonderful, some were terrible; most were mediocre. It was like the gifts of the good and bad fairies.
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- Modern American war is as easy to script as a B movie.
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- Sometimes I can spend as long revising a manuscript as I spent writing it in the first place.
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- There's a rumor that there may be an attempt at organizing a possible script for a series on my life, which, when you look at my police record, you'd have to have more than one hour to tell the story.
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- In fact, words are well adapted for description and the arousing of emotion, but for many kinds of precise thought other symbols are much better.
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- I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script.
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- I love involving actors at all levels - and they have to know that I want to hear their contributions, with dialogue, with story suggestions, with script changes, whatever.
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- My key interest in choosing scripts is character-driven stories, because there are so many stories that sacrifice character for plot.
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- I'm quite sure that all true professional artists, of every description, in all walks of life, whether their craft is painting, music, sculpture, medicine or anything, have one primary concern - mankind.
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- No doubt one may quote history to support any cause, as the devil quotes scripture.
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- You can dress it up, but it comes down to the fact that a movie is only as good as its script.
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- When I read the script sometimes, it's like 'Christ! Enough!' I can't sleep at night sometimes. There's the occasional script that just hammers you, that you can't shower off.
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- Actually, it was first a movie called Gale Force, which was a hurricane movie. That script never came together, and then the same deal was replaced with Cliffhanger.
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- My very, very first professional job was when I was 19 years old - I got a job doing an educational industrial film on Shell Motor Oil's oil products. I really put my heart into it - I wrote a script for it, I did a lot of research.
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- Even before my audition, there were several pages missing from my script because those bits were so unbelievably secret not even I was allowed to see them.
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- At the end of the day, my hope is that when the new Medicare- Prescription Drug Law gets up and fully running a lot more seniors will pay a whole lot less than they do today for their much-needed medications.
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- I found in one of the tombs an inscription saying, 'If you touch my tomb, you will be eaten by a crocodile and hippopotamus.' It doesn't mean the hippo will eat you, it means the person really wanted his tomb to be protected.
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- People are naming it the Third Wave, the Information Age, etc. but I would say those are basically technological descriptions, and this next shift is not about technology - although obviously it will be influenced and in some cases expressed by technologies.
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- So you have to keep waiting and then they give you the script and it's terrible. Then you have to go to the rewrite and they're very upset because you didn't like it. I went through that for seven years.
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- You know more of a road by having traveled it than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.
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- But every great scripture, whether Hebrew, Indian, Persian, or Chinese, apart from its religious value will be found to have some rare and special beauty of its own; and in this respect the original Bible stands very high as a monument of sublime poetry and of artistic prose.
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- And I find it very easy to memorize the scripts, which are so close to conversations my husband and I have.
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- When I do a horror or a fantasy film it all boils down to something in the script that surprises me. It could be a big thing or a small moment. If it's there I'll do it.
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- The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints.
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- Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
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- Some of the material out there - I don't want to say that it's all bad - but there's a lot of bad stuff out there. You just continue reading scripts, and eventually you find something you connect with.
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- I became a connoisseur of that nasty thud a manuscript makes when it comes through the letter box.
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- I just think Australia tends to make very good movies, so if someone hands me an Australian or an American film script I would guess the Australian film would be more intriguing.
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- In reading the scriptures of truth, we often put wrong constructions upon them, and apply them improperly; and I apprehend it has often been the case in relation to this portion, particularly that part in relation to man's seeking out many inventions.
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- That I feel a desire, my friends, that we in this latter day of the world, in which light is fast spreading, that we should be willing to attend to those portions of the Scriptures of truth that direct us home to the foundation.
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- Well, of course it was a very trying time for me, and fortunately I had a lot of people who were supportive. A lot of people who were writing and calling and saying they were praying for me. Some people sent me Scripture, and that helped.
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- Anyway, he and I worked on the script together, and I must say he was a joy to work with. Very enthusiastic.
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- Howard Minsky had gotten the script to her agent prior to my involvement.
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- I read the script, and I knew it was a good part. It was written for a white actor. That's what I'm up against - I have to try to make roles happen for me that aren't written black.
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- At their core, Americans all want the same basic things: a quality education for their children, a good job so they can provide for their families, healthcare and affordable prescription drugs, security during retirement, a strongly equipped military and national security.
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- When an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say, 'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation?, ' I say, 'Your salary.'
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- I've been doing this for seven and a half years. I've been just bustin' it, trying to break in as an artist in this business. For me, it's still just about the work. I get the scripts and I'm all about that. I don't really even have an idea what that's going to be like.
[ Artist Been Break Business Doing Even Get Going Half Idea Just Really Scripts Seven Still Trying Work Years]
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- We're actually doing something scripted that's totally, you know, we kind of know what's going on, however, we're having to live life and death as the art.
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- I'm definitely a messy person... I know where everything is but I just can't organize. I don't make lists and find scripts on the laundry machine, and under my bed, or in the bathroom, kitchen. It's bad, I really need to take control.
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- Every time I try to retire, or even think of retiring from acting, my agent comes up with a script.
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- I'm most suspicious of scripts that have a lot of stage direction at the top of the page... sunrise over the desert and masses of... a whole essay before you get to the dialogue.
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- However, I am willing to hear what you can produce from Scripture in favor of any kind of slavery.
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- In a word, if any kind of slavery can be vindicated by the Holy Scriptures, we are already sure our making and holding the Negroes our slaves, as we do, cannot be vindicated by any thing we can find there, but is condemned by the whole of divine revelation.
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- These Scriptures, therefore, are infinitely far from justifying the slavery under consideration; for it cannot be made to appear that one in a thousand of these slaves has done any thing to forfeit his own liberty.
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- Knowing that Gene and Morgan were playing those roles made it much easier to put the script together-we knew who we were writing it for. It took some mystery away.
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- The mere dates of my existence do not interest me, except in one connection. When the Great War started I was too old to be acceptable as a volunteer; when conscription followed I was too old to be conscripted.
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- I was a little bit wary of playing Nicholas. In the script, which I think is true of the novel and the film, he's the only character not singing and dancing in a musical style. Playing someone who is the personification of good is a little difficult.
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- I'm reading scripts, desperately wanting to work. I've set a couple of things up for next year.
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- I got so anxious sitting in the make-up chair for hours with my face covered. I had my doctor write a prescription for valium. I couldn't have done it without the pill.
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- My agent sent me the script and I loved it. I wondered how they would turn me into a chimp. My agent said it would probably not entail to much time. Just some hair and make-up. I found out that it was not so simple.
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- I mark a script like an exam, and I try not to do anything under 50 per cent. Similarly with the part. And also film is a peculiar thing, parts don't necessarily read in script form anything like as well as they can do when it comes to materialising.
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- The ideal of a pure phenomenology will be perfected only by answering this question; pure phenomenology is to be separated sharply from psychology at large and, specifically, from the descriptive psychology of the phenomena of consciousness.
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- I like it when you read a script and there's the part that you show to the other characters and then there's the part that only the audience knows.
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- For you see this scripture fulfilled this day and therefore I desire you as you tender the Lord and the church and commonwealth to consider and look what you do.
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- The Lord knows that I could not open scripture; he must by his prophetical office open it unto me. So after that being unsatisfied in the thing, the Lord was pleased to bring this scripture out of the Hebrews.
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- Books can now be on the stands within days from delivery of a formatted manuscript, and often are.
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- I don't worry too much about the script, I just ad lib, like Pearl Bailey.
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- Are Christians too stupid that we can't write a script, we can't film a movie OR we don't know how to act?
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- No pen can give an adequate description of the all-pervading corruption produced by slavery.
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- I couldn't say no to jobs and I couldn't say no to drugs. I'd get high from a movie, I'd be somebody else because I didn't particularly like me, so long as I had a script in my hand, I was okay. As soon as the movie was over, I didn't know what to do.
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- Triple tonguing? It was sort of invented. It wasn't in the script. It was something that I came up with.
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- I like to rehearse with the actors scenes that are not in the script and will not be in the film because what we're really doing is trying to establish their character, and good acting to me is about reacting.
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- The stories have been told so often by those of us who supported President Reagan over the years that they seem mundane, almost like a fictional novel or a movie script.
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- I've also worked hard portraying an Ireland which is fast disappearing. Ireland was a very depressed and difficult place in the 1980s, and I've tried to include that in the script. I worked really hard to find the heart of the book.
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- I've had three novels published, and I was working a little bit in theater in Ireland. I wrote one film script just to see what it would turn out like.
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- We were all thrown together on this show very rapidly, there was casting then a few days later a meeting where we all got to read the scripts and meet each other. Literally days after that we were on our way to Dallas.
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- Although Bill Finger literally typed the scripts in the early days, he wrote the scripts from ideas that we mutually collaborated on. Many of the unique concepts and story twists also came from my own fertile imagination.
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- I don't act, anyway. The stuff is all injected as we go along. My pictures are made without script or written directions of any kind.
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- The one big strategic error - which was a political error and an economic error of grand proportions - was the prescription drug bill.
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- I was out to have a good time and have some fun. It's a fun script and fun people are in the movie.
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- I truly believe that God brought this, Dorothy Day script to me, because for a long time up until I was in eight grade - I wanted to be a nun.
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- As a former professional patient advocate, I believe prescription drugs are an essential part of high-quality medical treatment, and I supported enactment of the Medicare Prescription Drug and Modernization Act.
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- The Prescription Drug Benefit we passed in Congress is already working to make prescription drugs available and affordable for all seniors who depend on them, through the drug card that became available last year.
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- As fighting in Iraq intensifies, President Bush delivered his supplemental war budget to Congress. The money will cover 30 days of fighting, then we'll be sent one war every other month until we cancel our subscription.
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- Conscription if necessary, but not necessarily conscription.
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- Hopefully, as I get older in the business, I make my choices more accurately, and I perhaps know from either the script or the first meeting that it isn't going to work.
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- I honestly have no strategy whatsoever. I'm waiting for that script to pop through the letterbox and completely surprise me.
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- I feel sorry for people who have to edit me. Which is why book writing is by far the most enjoyable. Really the only thing it's based on is whether it's good or not. No book editor, in my experience, is getting a manuscript and try to rewrite it.
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- Similar to the telescope or the telephone, television enables us to see or hear things we never dreamed of. When you look at the details, a concrete scene between people is really something incredibly unlikely, something subtle that requires extended description.
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- I'm always looking for a low-budget script with an interesting character to play.
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- It's time to stop defending a system that is clearly in dire need of reform, stop issuing reports and setting up new roadblocks, and start providing Americans with prescription drugs that are both safe and affordable.
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- The script was very explicit about the nudity that was supposed to be in the movie. Actually, they don't show everything we shot. They would cut here and it was floored. It was very embarrassing.
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- My mother, at least twice, cancelled our family's subscription to the newspaper I was working on, because she was so mad about its treatment of my father.
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- It was pretty much the way that it was when I first read it, although one exception would be that some ideas that I had were also incorporated into the script.
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- Well if somebody's giving me a script, I'll consider it. But it's not something I'm chasing.
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- What Jerry has done, in a masterful way, is go through and select portions of the Scripture and put words in Jesus' mouth that are legitimate because they already appear in the Bible.
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- It's easy to set a story anywhere if you get a good guidebook and get some basic street names, and some descriptions, but, for me, yes, I am indebted to my travels to India for several of the stories.
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- If I put the script down more than once, there's a good chance that I probably don't want to play the part.
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- Every script I've written and every series I've produced have expressed the things I most deeply believe.
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- But, when Scripture makes a clear distinction between the act of creation and the process of preservation, we cannot accept the idea of a progressive creation process.
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- Scripture suggests that the elements in space were created for the benefit of earth, while evolution suggests that earth is an insignificant speck in vast space.
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- It was easier to do Shakespeare than a lot of modern movie scripts that are so poorly written.
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- The worst is when I talk myself into something. Sometimes you take things because you want to work with a certain actor, or you want to work with a director, even if the script or the part's not that great.
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- A good many young writers make the mistake of enclosing a stamped, self-addressed envelope, big enough for the manuscript to come back in. This is too much of a temptation to the editor.
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- When you start thinking about taking pictures, sending an e-mail, receiving an e-mail, speaking into your phone and have it transcript voice into text and then sent as an e-mail, it's mind-boggling.
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- If you get a book which is 600 pages, you have to reduce it to a script of 100 pages. In two hours of film, you cannot possibly include all the characters.
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- Mr Tony Hopkins says he's willing to do it if he likes the script.
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- Nobody taught Picasso how to paint - he learned for himself. And nobody can teach you to be a producer. You can learn the mechanics, but you can't learn what's right about a script or a director or an actor. That comes from instinct and intuition. It comes from inside you.
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- I dropped the script in the fireplace, called my agent and said, they can jail me, sue me, but I'm never acting again, unless I can do something worthwhile.
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- Myth is an attempt to narrate a whole human experience, of which the purpose is too deep, going too deep in the blood and soul, for mental explanation or description.
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- Then again, they're not scripted and I feel it's virtually impossible to be anything but yourself when you're in front of the cameras and cooking so there is a measure of truth in what you see.
[ Again Anything Cameras Cooking Feel Front Impossible Measure Scripted See Then Truth Virtually Yourself]
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- When I sent those scripts, that was the lowest point of my life. We'd just had our second son, and when I went to collect them from hospital, I went to the bank to try and get some money to buy some diapers, the screen showed I've got $26 left.
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- I submitted manuscripts to publishers. This was not so much a feeling that I should be published as a wish to escape the feared and hated drudgery of normal work.
[ Drudgery Escape Feared Feeling Hated Manuscripts Much Normal Published Publishers Should Submitted Wish Work]
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- You hate to see yourself do one draft of a script and then have somebody else come back in and change what you've done.
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- I think I remember from the offset I said, 'I've visited this territory. This isn't for me.' And then I read the script and I said, 'You know, this is completely something different. This is a whole new life.'
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- But when I went to Hiroshima and began to study or just listen to people's descriptions of their work, it was quite clear they were talking about death all the time, about people dying all around them, about their own fear of death.
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- I was looking to become more proactive with my career because I wasn't crazy with some of the scripts I was getting - this was before Blow and Hannibal - so I decided to start my own production company.
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- The first script I got was Narc and I really responded to it; it reminded me of a '70s type movie, I really liked the characters, I didn't anticipate the ending.
[ Anticipate Characters Ending First Got Liked Movie Narc Really Reminded Responded Script Type]
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- More than 70 percent of seniors are asking for more time. It is long overdue for Congress to listen and make sure that seniors have a prescription drug plan that works for them.
[ Asking Congress Listen Long Make More Overdue Percent Plan Prescription Seniors Sure Than Them Time Works]
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- A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this World: he that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be little the better for anything else.
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- I attribute the little I know to my not having been ashamed to ask for information, and to my rule of conversing with all descriptions of men on those topics that form their own peculiar professions and pursuits.
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- If a man is going to be an American at all let him be so without any qualifying adjectives, and if he is going to be something else, let him drop the word American from his personal description.
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- But you're not necessarily ever going to be handed a script where you can say: it's all done and perfect.
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- If it's a terrible script, it's a terrible bore.
[ Bore Script Terrible]
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- If it's an excellent script, I enjoy it tremendously, the acting part of it.
[ Acting Enjoy Excellent Part Script Tremendously]
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- They talk about conscription as a democratic institution. Yes; so is a cemetary.
[ Conscription Democratic Institution Talk Yes]
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- You need the words, you need the script, you need the material, you need the commitment, you need the passion, it's like we depend on writers, we depend on producers, directors depend on us and once things are in the divine order as they happen.
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- Rock is all about writing your own script; it's all about pioneering.
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- I'll look at the script and I'll try to find as many books, movies, and pieces of music that I think are going to feed each scene or the character as a whole.
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- I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth.
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- New Hampshire state government is a big customer for prescription drug companies. Just as businesses do, we should take advantage of the bargaining power we have as a big customer.
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- I choose movies, I never choose roles. I look at the script. I look at the director. I look at the other actors - and then the role.
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- I have a tendency to say yes to a script or no to a script. Not yes based on a rewrite.
[ Based Rewrite Say Script Tendency Yes]
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- Our audience is all the girls who made Britney a huge star. Those are the girls who bought the book. I didn't read the book at first. I read the script just to see what I would think of the script and I really liked it.
[ Audience Book Bought Britney First Girls Huge Just Liked Made Our Read Really Script See Star Think Those Would]
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- There's so many things I want to do. I want to work with great filmmakers, great actors, great scripts. And there's no reason for me to do anything short of that, because I'm 24, I don't have a family, I don't need to make tons of money, and I'm not dying to get famous.
[ Actors Anything Because Dying Family Famous Filmmakers Get Great Make Many Money Need Reason Scripts Short Things Tons Want Work]
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- You live for those really great scenes where you almost feel that the film has gone beyond what was printed on the script pages and been raised to another level.
[ Almost Another Been Beyond Feel Film Gone Great Level Live Pages Printed Raised Really Scenes Script Those Where]
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- I learn the whole script before I show up.
[ Before Learn Script Show Up Whole]
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- When you are working on a script, the story itself is not difficult. You say this would happen and then this, resulting perhaps in this. And the dialogue you make as true as you can.
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- A good film script should be able to do completely without dialogue.
[ Able Completely Dialogue Film Good Script Should Without]
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- Somebody wrote a script around us, but Dustin Abraham came with the best one.
[ Abraham Around Best Came Dustin Script Somebody Us Wrote]
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- I was totally involved in Bobby's World from the time we started the idea to sitting with the artists on how he would look, to the script meetings, the music, the lyrics, the songs.
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- I've always thought of fat as just a descriptive word.
[ Always Descriptive Fat Just Thought Word]
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- So to me, fat just seems to be right to the point and the most descriptive way to say it.
[ Descriptive Fat Just Most Point Right Say Seems Way]
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- The difference between life and the movies is that a script has to make sense, and life doesn't.
[ Between Difference Life Make Movies Script Sense]
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- Could I have worked under a system where there were Draconian controls on my creativity, meaning budget, time, script choices, etc.? Definitely not. I would have fared poorly under the old studio system that guys like Howard Hawks did so well in. I cannot.
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- However, the Bible is called the Word of God because the whole transcript is an inspired, faithful, and infallible record of what God determined essential for us to know about Himself, the cosmos in which we live, our spiritual allies and adversaries, and our fellow man.
[ Adversaries Allies Because Bible Called Cosmos Determined Essential Faithful Fellow God Himself However Infallible Inspired Know Live Man Our Record Spiritual Transcript Us Which Whole Word]
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- Being an actor myself I realize that all actors believe they are qualified to play any role. If you showed me a script with a black woman character I would tell you that I could do it. That is what we do. We act as if we are someone else.
[ Act Actor Actors Any Being Believe Black Character Could Else Myself Play Qualified Realize Role Script Showed Someone Tell Woman Would]
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- Descriptions of my work depress me. They make me feel pinned down.
[ Depress Descriptions Down Feel Make Pinned Work]
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- I wish in my own mind I were more definite - that I was absolutely convinced I'd never direct someone else's script, but I keep reading scripts, because I might find something.
[ Absolutely Because Convinced Definite Direct Else Find Keep Might Mind More Never Own Reading Script Scripts Someone Something Were Wish]
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- War is wretched beyond description, and only a fool or a fraud could sentimentalize its cruel reality.
[ Beyond Could Cruel Description Fool Fraud Only Reality War Wretched]
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- I love the description of Gothic churches before the printed word, that they were the bibles of the poor.
[ Before Bibles Churches Description Gothic Love Poor Printed Were Word]
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- I didn't want to play a rancher. I didn't want to have a cowboy hat on; I wanted to get away from that in the things I do. But I read the script and fell in love with it. As hard as I tried to say no, I couldn't.
[ Away Cowboy Fell Get Hard Hat Love Play Rancher Read Say Script Things Tried Want Wanted]
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- I'm just into making quality stuff if I can, with interesting people and good scripts. But it's very important that it's about something and that it says something. Otherwise, I don't know what the point is, really.
[ Good Important Interesting Into Just Know Making Otherwise Point Quality Really Says Scripts Something Stuff Very]
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- Once you've agreed the script, you must be willing to go as far as it needs to go on set.
[ Agreed Far Go Must Needs Once Script Set Willing]
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- So, no, I'm not trying to crack into Hollywood, although I'll make films there if they're good scripts.
[ Although Crack Films Good Hollywood Into Make Scripts Trying]
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- I'd love to work on a script in collaboration.
[ Collaboration Love Script Work]
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- When I first read the script, I realized that Katie would have to be played as a rather down-to-earth person.
[ Down-To-Earth First Katie Person Played Rather Read Realized Script Would]
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- Public utility pleads most forcibly for the general distribution of the Holy Scriptures.
[ Distribution Forcibly General Holy Most Pleads Public Scriptures Utility]
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- Whenever I fill out the job description I put 'songwriter,' never 'singer' or 'artist.' Singers come and go.
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- For the last four or five years, I had been in the position where I didn't have to take a pilot. I took this one because the script and the people were terrific. It never frightened me. As we were doing the pilot, I could tell that it was working.
[ Because Been Could Doing Five Four Frightened Had Last Never Pilot Position Script Take Tell Terrific Took Were Where Working Years]
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- To find a script that works with provocative ideas is hard to find.
[ Find Hard Ideas Provocative Script Works]
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- You see a lot of good ideas or well-written scripts that are bad ideas.
[ Bad Good Ideas Lot Scripts See Well-Written]
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- Recently, lobbyists for the pharmaceutical industry wrote a prescription drug bill that increased their profits and did nothing to help seniors. The result: seniors are stuck with a confusing prescription drug plan that does little to help them with their costs.
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- Looking at affordable health care, I think it is important that we look not only at prescription drugs, but also make sure that there is a major focus on health care.
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- We not only heard it before 20 years ago, before George Bush in 2001 passed his tax relief, before in 2003 the tax relief were past, we were told they were dead. Before we provided prescription drugs for Medicare, we were told it wasn't going to happen.
[ Ago Before Bush Dead George Going Happen Heard His Medicare Only Passed Past Prescription Provided Relief Tax Told Were Years]
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- Most of the time when I receive a script, it says something like 'Rosenberg is the fat, slovenly Mayor, who doesn't want the kids to use the skateboard park', or 'Stein is a pompous, rotund attorney, imposing to all.' It would be so freeing to get a script where my character is simply described as 'A Man'.
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- There's something about taking a film from concept to script, through production, and then to see the final thing happening in the edit phase. It's almost like a miracle in the making.
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- By reading the scriptures I am so renewed that all nature seems renewed around me and with me. The sky seems to be a pure, a cooler blue, the trees a deeper green. The whole world is charged with the glory of God and I feel fire and music under my feet.
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- I got a script sent to me at this office and I got a call from a woman - Universal's doing a snowboarding movie. I'm not in it yet, but I'm supposed to meet with the director in New York soon. I'm waiting to hear back from them.
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- As a writer, you have control of the words you put on the page. But once that manuscript leaves your hand, you give control to the reader. As a director, you are limited by everything: weather, budget, and egos.
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- I spent as much time writing proposals in '98 and '99 as I did writing scripts.
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- I hadn't worked for a year when I had my Prison Break audition and it was the easiest audition I've ever had. I got the script on Friday, went to the audition on Monday and got the part on Tuesday. I was shooting the pilot a week later. I didn't have time to be nervous - it happened so quickly.
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- I want to aspire to something like what Denzel Washington does, which is try to find scripts written for white actors - or Jodie Foster, who reads scripts for male actors.
[ Actors Aspire Denzel Does Find Foster Jodie Male Reads Scripts Something Try Want Washington Which White Written]
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- I've been spoiled by this project. I was given the script and went in to read, realizing that this was a powerful story and one that wasn't told very often.
[ Been Given Often Powerful Project Read Realizing Script Spoiled Story Told Very Went]
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- As much as most of the actors were kind of curious to know what their character meant in relation to the script and to the plot, they really were quite happy to be part of the adventure of not knowing.
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- Well, obviously I was excited by the idea that Woody Allen was going to direct it. But at the same time, the script itself and the character was really interesting.
[ Allen Character Direct Excited Going Idea Interesting Itself Obviously Really Same Script Time Well Woody]
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- All anger is not sinful, because some degree of it, and on some occasions, is inevitable. But it becomes sinful and contradicts the rule of Scripture when it is conceived upon slight and inadequate provocation, and when it continues long.
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- I just arrive, they hand me a script and say, do it.
[ Arrive Hand Just Say Script]
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- I keep every script from every film that I ever made because it's like a workbook of that time in my life.
[ Because Ever Every Film Keep Life Made Script Time]
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- We had a script that was really solid and we knew how we were going to shoot and how the energy of it was going to go. So it gave us a lot of freedom to use the camera as a character.
[ Camera Character Energy Freedom Gave Go Going Had How Knew Lot Really Script Shoot Solid Us Use Were]
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- Together with script writers Syd green and Dick Hills, we worked on the comedy ideas for this series.
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- There were rumors I wasn't going to die. The whole cast was sitting around the table reading the script. I fell on the floor - I'm not kidding. I looked up at Katherine Heigl, and she was crying.
[ Around Cast Crying Die Fell Floor Going Katherine Kidding Looked Reading Rumors Script She Sitting Table Up Were Whole]
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- By creating useful job descriptions and making clear what qualifications should be expected, the Department aims to help improve schools' ability to recruit the right people.
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- My piece in One World or None was the description of the effect of a single atomic bomb on New York City.
[ Atomic Bomb City Description Effect New None Piece Single World York]
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- Basically, the actor's job is to pay attention to the script.
[ Actor Attention Basically Job Pay Script]
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- It is a common temptation of Satan to make us give up the reading of the Word and prayer when our enjoyment is gone; as if it were of no use to read the Scriptures when we do not enjoy them, and as if it were no use to pray when we have no spirit of prayer.
[ Common Enjoy Enjoyment Give Gone Make Our Pray Prayer Read Reading Satan Scriptures Spirit Temptation Them Up Us Use Were Word]
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- Each of us have things and thoughts and descriptions of an amazing universe in our possession that kings in the 17th Century would have gone to war to possess.
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- Everyone is trying to do something that hasn't been done and that's a really good thing. You can only do so much with a story and some scripts don't give you the opportunities and other scripts do give you the opportunities to do things that haven't been done before.
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- In the original script, my character was a basketball player rather than a boxer. I didn't think I could pull that off. I'm a little short to be a basketball player!
[ Basketball Boxer Character Could Little Off Original Player Pull Rather Script Short Than Think]
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- Turning one's novel into a movie script is rather like making a series of sketches for a painting that has long ago been finished and framed.
[ Ago Been Finished Framed Into Long Making Movie Novel Painting Rather Script Series Sketches Turning]
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- All of a sudden, those few pages of script that he had shown me with the weird images I could visualize all of that in my brain, and I knew that there was this mad little genius at work here and I really wanted to do the film.
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- If you want a transcript of tonight's program, get a pen and write down everything I said.
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- I like good stories. Quality products and character are what's important. Even if the script isn't that strong, if I challenge myself with a great character, I'll go for it.
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- I don't have a stack of scripts.
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- Every time I get a script it's a matter of trying to know what I could do with it. I see colors, imagery. It has to have a smell. It's like falling in love. You can't give a reason why.
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- I've never canceled a subscription to a newspaper because of bad cartoons or editorials. If that were the case, I wouldn't have any newspapers or magazines to read.
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- Isn't one of your first exercises in learning how to communicate to write a description of how to tie your shoelaces? The point being that it's basically impossible to use text to show that.
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- Composers today get a TV script on Friday and have to record on Tuesday. It's just dreadful to impose on gifted talent and expect decent music under these conditions.
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- I'm just a hired actor who was hired for a particular job, but I think one of the joys of reading the script was the way that the personal and the global are woven together.
[ Actor Global Hired Job Joys Just Particular Personal Reading Script Think Together Way Woven]
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- The script was always the most important thing to me and I loved the script. For one thing, I've always admired trees. I just worship them. Think what trees have witnessed, what history, such as living through the Civil War, yet they still survive.
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- Obviously all of us have thought about Vietnam, particularly in my generation in Australia that were part of conscription and fought there. Our friends came back, forever changed. So there were a lot of questions.
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- The more love I craved, the more distant and abusive he grew. The role I longed to play was never written into Ryan's script: daughter.
[ Abusive Craved Daughter Distant Grew Into Longed Love More Never Play Role Ryan Script Written]
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- All this flying around got on my nerves. But then I gave the script to Cathy to get her opinion. When she started to laugh, it was like 'That's it!'. I went to LA and I got the part.
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- We have fallen into this very mean description of humanity. Naturalism in fiction is too reductive in its definition of human beings.
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- What's fascinating is that when you write a script, it's almost a stream of consciousness. You have an idea that it means something, but you're not always sure what. Then when you get on the set, the actors teach you.
[ Actors Almost Always Consciousness Fascinating Get Idea Means Script Set Something Stream Sure Teach Then Write]
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- Our situation here, without any exaggeration, is beyond description almost; it is such as eye has not seen nor ear heard, nor hath it ever entered into the heart of men to conceive Boston ever to arrive at.
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- We've read scripts, and I think right now we are just focusing in on school.
[ Focusing Just Now Read Right School Scripts Think]
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- If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think.
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- In the divine Scriptures, there are shallows and there are deeps; shallows where the lamb may wade, and deeps where the elephant may swim.
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- When I got the script for Memento, I read it and I got killed off on page one and I fired my agent.
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- Justifying conscription to promote the cause of liberty is one of the most bizarre notions ever conceived by man! Forced servitude, with the risk of death and serious injury as a price to live free, makes no sense.
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- The rising cost of prescription drugs has sparked a prairie fire that is spreading across our nation.
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- I think a badly crafted, great idea for a new film with a ton of spelling mistakes is just 100 times better than a well-crafted stale script.
[ Badly Better Crafted Film Great Idea Just Mistakes New Script Spelling Stale Than Think Times Ton]
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- The mathematician, carried along on his flood of symbols, dealing apparently with purely formal truths, may still reach results of endless importance for our description of the physical universe.
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- I think when you're a bigger star you get many good scripts sent to you, and you have to choose which one you're going to gravitate toward, but I just try to gravitate toward the best-written one that's been thrown my way after a lot of girls have passed on it.
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- The thing I noticed about Jack was when we did a reading of the script, just to warm up.
[ Did Jack Just Noticed Reading Script Thing Up Warm]
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- There are a lot of visual marks that have to be hit, and lines that need to be said in a right way - so there wasn't really any improvisation on the set when it came to the bulk of the script.
[ Any Bulk Came Hit Improvisation Lines Lot Marks Need Really Right Said Script Set Visual Way]
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- I write scripts in storyboard fashion using stick figures, and thought balloons and word balloons and captions. Then I'll write descriptions of what scenes should look like and turn it over to the artist.
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- I opposed No Child Left Behind, I opposed the Medicare prescription drug bill, I opposed the Wall Street bailout. What the American people are starting to see is that Republican, Republicans on Capitol Hill get it and the Democrats, from the White House to Capitol Hill, just don't get it.
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- Even the busboys at the restaurants have a script to give you. Everybody is in the business.
[ Business Even Everybody Give Restaurants Script]
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- What happens is things come to you - director, script - and if you respond to it, it's because it's tapping into some part of what's inside you, and different roles tap into different parts.
[ Because Come Different Director Happens Inside Into Part Parts Respond Roles Script Some Tap Tapping Things]
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- So it was just funny to read a script that was just similar to what had been going on in my life.
[ Been Funny Going Had Just Life Read Script Similar]
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- If I don't have a project going, I sit down and begin to write something - a character sketch, a monologue, a description of some sight, or even just a list of ideas.
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- I had a feeling about directing Cocoon II: The Return. At first I wasn't too interested because it was a sequel. Then I read the script and was excited by the relationships and its mystic quality.
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- It seems to me like the Internet allows you to break that structure a little bit. You know, here's your CD that's going into stores, here's your EP that you offer online, here's a subscription for songs you recorded on the road, here's your live stuff streaming.
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- There are a lot of good stories out there, but I haven't found too many great scripts.
[ Found Good Great Haven Lot Many Out Scripts Stories Too]
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- Acting is really scary, but it's also challenging, fun, hard work. There's always an element of improvisation with every actor, even when something is really scripted.
[ Acting Actor Also Always Challenging Element Even Every Fun Hard Improvisation Really Scary Scripted Something Work]
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- I love the script and I just thought it was a great role. Like I say, it's like this - the script is like this sad, funny, desperate love song to the lost American man.
[ American Desperate Funny Great Just Lost Love Man Role Sad Say Script Song Thought]
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- If medicine was practiced in 1965 the way it's practiced today, there's no question that prescriptions would have been included in Medicare.
[ Been Included Medicare Medicine Practiced Prescriptions Question Today Way Would]
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- I was not the kind of a principal player that was so in demand that eight or 10 or 12 scripts came per month.
[ Came Demand Eight Kind Month Per Player Principal Scripts]
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- Well, there's no question that a good script is an absolutely essential, maybe the essential thing for a movie.
[ Absolutely Essential Good Maybe Movie Question Script Thing Well]
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- There are all these scripts where the women, if they're working, are prostitutes and lawyers with an angry streak who'll kill you. It's a reaction to women leaving their men and men being angry about it and saying it on some subconscious level.
[ Angry Being Kill Lawyers Leaving Level Men Reaction Saying Scripts Some Streak Subconscious Their These Where Women Working]
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- Write a lot. And finish what you write. Don't join writer's clubs and go sit around having coffee reading pieces of your manuscript to people. Write it. Finish it. I set those rules up years ago, and nothing's changed.
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- A true servant of God will never teach a false doctrine. He will never deny new revelation. He never will tell you that the canon of scripture is full, or that the New Testament is the last revelation ever intended to be given to man.
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- I read every script from beginning to end, and I read every draft that I can. I like the show, I like the character, and I want to protect both of those things.
[ Beginning Both Character Draft End Every Protect Read Script Show Things Those Want]
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- It doesn't help anybody to put out a bad script.
[ Anybody Bad Help Out Put Script]
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- When the script was written, it was sent to me with asterisks marking where he felt a song would be appropriate. Before the film was shot, the score was written. I made a demo of it, so they lived with the music as they were making the film.
[ Appropriate Asterisks Before Demo Felt Film Lived Made Making Marking Music Score Script Sent Shot Song Were Where Would Written]
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- I believe realism is nothing but an analysis of reality. Film scripts have a synthetical constitution.
[ Analysis Believe Constitution Film Nothing Realism Reality Scripts]
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- I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didn't like them when they were finished because they were simple copies of the films I saw in childhood.
[ Because Childhood Copies Excited Films Finished Lot Movie Saw Scripts Simple Started Them Were Writing]
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- The Resistance is a moral certainty, not a poetic one. The true poet never uses words in order to punish someone. His judgment belongs to a creative order; it is not formulated as a prophetic scripture.
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- I didn't want to be seen as just a guy on a list. I'm interested in good scripts, scripts that are about something, scripts that move your acting along.
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- Lastly get emotionally connected to your story so you can deliver it, you know, if you can't deliver the emotions to your script there's no point to your story. Story is the key.
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- And of course to work with Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton, and work with a wonderful, beautiful script directed by Nancy Meyers, it was really for me a dream come true.
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- I loved the material when I first read it, and the experience of making the film was a great one. So when we came around to complete the trilogy, I just signed on board without even reading the scripts because the experience of the first film was so good.
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- My priorities are to make sure we get the prescription drug bill, that we fund the research in NIH adequately, and that we fund the Center for Disease Control adequately.
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- In the original draft I was 27 and Peter was 55 in the script. That's not the same as a guy in his 40s and a dad in the end of his 70s. It's a different point in both our lives.
[ Both Dad Different Draft End Guy His Lives Original Our Peter Point Same Script]
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- I have been reading scripts, going to auditions and looking for the right opportunities.
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- You never know when you read a script how it's going to turn out because so much depends on the collaboration between people. If I'd been in some of the movies I turned down, maybe they wouldn't have been a success.
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- I fix things now and then, more often tweak HTML and make scripts to do things.
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- Whereas with Sirk, everything is always filmed. No matter what the script, he's always a real director.
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- I think sequels should be earned and we won't do it unless the script is better than the first one.
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- I won't leave any unfinished manuscripts.
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- It's difficult when you have to turn down a tremendous amount of money because you don't like what the script is saying and you don't have any money.
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- I had the advantage of reading the book, and when the script was first submitted to me, it was just another gangster story - the east side taking over the west side and all that.
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- Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre.
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- Beginning in June, Alabama seniors previously without prescription drug coverage should begin to see savings of between 10 and 25 percent on their medications.
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- I told them I would work to strengthen and secure Medicare for generations to come, and I told them I would fight for a new prescription drug benefit under Medicare.
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- I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.
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- All of the devices work out of the box without any subscription fee.
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- Mark Hammond is working in this area, with Windows Scripting Host. It is definitely an area where Python fits almost perfectly. That's quite independent from Java, actually.
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- Now, it's my belief that Python is a lot easier than to teach to students programming and teach them C or C++ or Java at the same time because all the details of the languages are so much harder. Other scripting languages really don't work very well there either.
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- There was a project at Lawrence Livermore National Labs where many years ago they went down this path for scripting and controlling very large numerical calculations.
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- I have come close to producing films. But generally by the time they hit the screen, there's about 50 people with producer credits, so what's the point. I usually find scripts I like with no money attached and take them to producers that I know and try to raise finance.
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- You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.
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- Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts - the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
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- The inspired Scriptures make the clear distinction between false and true riches and make plain the reason why happiness is gained and fully enjoyed only by those who find true riches.
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- I'm a sucker for a funny script. And then, as soon as I don't wanna be, one comes along and grabs me.
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- If I showed you scripts from my first few movies, the descriptions of my characters all said 'the ugly girl'.
[ Characters Descriptions Few First Girl Movies Said Scripts Showed Ugly]
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- We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.
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- Americans pay up to 1000 percent more to fill their prescriptions than consumers in other countries - that is an alarming statistic.
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- Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.
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- Poetry is the journal of the sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air. Poetry is a search for syllables to shoot at the barriers of the unknown and the unknowable. Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.
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- They have become part of us in that if we get dressed up as them, we don't actually have to have a script. You can just become them. You just become nervy.
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- In general, the philological movement opened up countless sources relevant to linguistic issues, treating them in quite a different spirit from traditional grammar; for instance, the study of inscriptions and their language. But not yet in the spirit of linguistics.
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- Make a habit of canceling every subscription to anything you don't have time to read.
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- Basically, if you could get a good trailer out of the script, Roger had no objection to you making a really good movie. He liked it if you did. He liked the more cleverness and ingenuity you could bring to it. He just wasn't going to give you any more money.
[ Any Basically Bring Cleverness Could Did Get Give Going Good Had Ingenuity Just Liked Making Money More Movie Objection Out Really Roger Script Trailer]
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- To this day, I get rewrite offers where they say: 'We feel this script needs work with character, dialogue, plot and tone,' and when you ask what's left, they say: 'Well, the typing is very good.'
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- Once, I had so many scripts coming to me that I could hardly read them all.
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- I mean when I was working shall we say with Disney, you know they sent me the script for the film Hercules and I had to imagine what all the characters looked like. And to develop those characters, so nothing exists visually when I get the script.
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- We taped all this and then got it transcribed and picked the best lines or ideas or ways to take a scene. I've done that many times, and it can improve the script but also wreck a perfectly good scene.
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- Turning corporations loose and letting the profit motive run amok is not a prescription for a more livable world.
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- The mathematical framework of quantum theory has passed countless successful tests and is now universally accepted as a consistent and accurate description of all atomic phenomena.
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- I've been blessed with some lovely scripts and a character that people could truly identify with. It's one of those surprises in life that makes you think, 'God was smiling on me that particular day.
[ Been Blessed Character Could Day God Identify Life Lovely Makes Particular Scripts Smiling Some Surprises Think Those Truly]
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- Bush is a very poor impromptu speaker. He does fine in small groups but when speaking without a script in front of large groups or answering questions he wasn't prepped for, he has problems.
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- In early church polemics, Jews are deemed no longer worthy of their own Scriptures because they have failed to accept Christ as the Messiah.
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- Writers would submit scripts to me, and if I liked one well enough to submit to magazine editors, I had the know-how whether the story was good or bad.
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- If it's a modern-day story dealing with certain ethnic groups, I think I could open up certain scenes for improvisation, while staying within the structure of the script.
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- I got involved in script development from the beginning. It was nice to see how a film gets made right from the beginning. It was quite hands-on for me.
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- I'm doing a Dylan Thomas film, Map of Love, with Mick Jagger producing again. It's a wonderful script.
[ Again Doing Dylan Film Jagger Love Map Mick Producing Script Thomas Wonderful]
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- This was a really big opportunity. This script was even mediocre. The idea was great, but Jay came on with his guys made it great and very specific. It all came together well.
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- There's one great script that hit my desk that I didn't change at all, and that was True Romance.
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- I have read descriptions of Paradise that would make any sensible person stop wanting to go there.
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- Oh I am trying to remember, we would read the script after we did the show.
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- The movie wasn't really derived from Dark Shadows - they developed a whole new script for that particular one.
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- We would change out of costume, then we would read the next days script.
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- When I get a new script my mom will read them and just be aghast. I think it's hysterical.
[ Get Hysterical Just Mom New Read Script Them Think Will]
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- In the year and a half I was on SNL, I never saw anybody ad lib anything. For a very good reason - the director cut according to the script. So, if you ad libbed, you'd be off mike and off camera.
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- The lines of poetry, the period of prose, and even the texts of Scripture most frequently recollected and quoted, are those which are felt to be preeminently musical.
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- I open with a clock striking, to beget an awful attention in the audience - it also marks the time, which is four o clock in the morning, and saves a description of the rising sun, and a great deal about gilding the eastern hemisphere.
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- But, also, before I even go on the Medicare prescription drug debate, I always tell the folks in rural Illinois, and I represent 30 counties south of Springfield down to Indiana and Kentucky, that in this bill is the best rural package for hospitals ever passed.
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- Sometimes in this whole Medicare prescription drug debate, we focus on the prescription drug benefit, and I am glad we do because it is the first time we have ever offered real help to seniors, especially the poor, those in need.
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- President Bush has a record of cutting taxes, has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors, has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage.
[ Activists Amendment Benefit Bush Committed Cutting Judges Liberal Marriage Prescription President Provided Record Redefining Remains Second Seniors Stopping Taxes Upheld]
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- Jerry picked up the technique of visualizing the story as a movie scenario; and whenever he gave me a script, I would see it as a screenplay. That was the technique that Jerry used, and I just picked it up.
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- No man can in any measure resemble the scripture saints.
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- As I travel around Idaho and visit with seniors, I hear almost universal concern about the rising cost of health care, particularly the cost of prescription drugs.
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- It's crucial to keep in mind that the hundreds of millions of dollars now spent on prescription drug advertisements are ultimately paid for by consumers in the form a higher drug prices.
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- There is no disputing the fact that American consumers pay 30 to 300 percent more for the same prescription drugs as our counterparts in Canada, Europe, and the rest of the world.
[ American Canada Consumers Counterparts Disputing Europe Fact More Our Pay Percent Prescription Rest Same World]
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- We must take action now, by permitting re-importation, to ensure that health care and prescription drugs remain accessible and affordable for everyone.
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- While I recognize the great value and importance of prescription drugs and strongly support a continued U.S. focus on pharmaceutical research and development, our nation's seniors cannot be asked to subsidize the drug costs of other wealthy industrialized nations any longer.
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- At the descriptive level, certainly, you would expect different cultures to develop different sorts of ethics and obviously they have; that doesn't mean that you can't think of overarching ethical principles you would want people to follow in all kinds of places.
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- I've been getting a lot of science fiction scripts which contained variations on my Star Trek character and I've been turning them down. I strongly feel that the next role I do, I should not be wearing spandex.
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- Well, obviously, as soon as I'd finished the script I read a lot of books on Winston Churchill, and started to gain weight and really prepare emotionally, mentally and physically for the role.
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- With acting I am being led by the script, other actors, the director, etc. But with songwriting I feel it is much more self reliant and allows me to be in the creative experience without being as dependent on others.
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- I want to take roles that challenge me and I want to like the script and obviously feel connected with the director because the director to me is so important.
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- I'm still reading some scripts and I model as well, so I'm still doing that. But I don't want to do like just anything so we're being really selective about the stuff I'll do.
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- We must oppose programs that would take food from the mouths of younger generations to buy prescription drugs for old people, and we must do it... for the children.
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- More people are troubled by what is plain in Scripture than by what is obscure.
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- In the 9th grade I began my first wage work for the West Side Drug store delivering prescriptions and sundries on my bicycle to customers who called in orders.
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- It is time that we provide clarity for our seniors, informing them of the services available that will lower the costs of their prescription drugs and strengthen the overall integrity of the Medicare entitlement.
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- I like to make all kinds of movies. I'd do 'Ocean's Thirteen' with the right script.
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- The key is, if you're not monkeying around with the script, then everything usually goes pretty well.
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- Well, I must tell you I write the scripts very close to the bone. So I'm writing episode seven now and couldn't tell you what happens in episode eight.
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- I liked it because it was such a dangerous script and showed just what human beings are capable of. Here was a movie in which Morgan Freeman and Brad Pitt, who always win in every movie they ever do, simply don't win. I felt that was outrageous for a commercial movie.
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- A typical agent in New York gets 400 query letters a month. Of those, they might ask to read 3-4 manuscripts, and of those, they might ask to represent 1.
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- I'd like to do the young cadet thing again for sure, but that's why I wanted to do this, to see if I could do it. I took the scenes out of the script and put them together and read them as one little arc, story and that seemed to work.
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- Right now I'm doing four shows at a time, trying to read four outlines every week, four scripts every week, and watching four rough cuts; it's a lot of good work. It's fun to do it, but it does wear you out.
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- Me and Johnny Rotten have been talking about doing a movie of his book, No Irish, No Dogs, No Blacks. We have a script, so hopefully that's going to happen at some point in our careers.
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- I get work because I'm primarily a novelist but I've become script doctor. I can work back and forth between French and English.
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- The script is very good because the things that happen in it are very believable to me. It doesn't presuppose that the world has changed very much. You don't have to think that you're in a different world.
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- Of course, I'm not allowed to talk about the script, but I can say it is a really good story.
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- First, you do a piece of material that begins and ends and has a flow; it's not chopped up as in a film, where in an extreme case you might be doing the last scene of the script the first day that you go to work, and you don't know enough about the character you're playing.
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- The usual way - through a long series of rejections, revising my manuscripts, and kept trying again and again. Finally I was fortunate enough to find a good agent.
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- There's a certain arrogance to an actor who will look at a script and feel like, because the words are simple, maybe they can paraphrase it and make it better.
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- I started writing this feature comedy in New York - a Chris Farley vehicle. The script was decent. When I got to LA, I met some new friends in film school and had them read my script and give me notes.
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- There have been no sects in the Christian world, however absurd, which have not endeavoured to support their opinions by arguments drawn from Scripture.
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- Some extremists take elements of the sacred scriptures out of context.
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- Unfortunately, the public might not know that we get a script usually two days before shooting. So sometimes I'm shooting an episode and don't even know how it's going to end because I haven't read that yet.
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- I'm going to go away on vacation, I'm going to try to get away from the phone, away from scripts. I think it's important to sit back and think about what you want.
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- In the 90's action pictures were all the rage. As a woman, I was fed up with them and I initially thought that the script was just another action film dressed up as a period piece.
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- I don't start writing a script until I can see it all in my head, then it's a matter of getting it down in white heat.
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- I get a trickling few scripts that I'm lucky enough that some of them are great. I don't get loads of scripts.
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- We all sit in front of our mics and our scripts lay on music stands. Then the silliness begins!
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- I personally take cues directly from the script, then I like to surprise the other actors. But you must maintain control on a level and see how far you can go up, down or out emotionally. You have to balance the craft with spontaneity.
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- I did all my directing when I wrote the screenplay. It was probably harder for a regular director. He probably had to read the script the night before shooting started.
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- Writing, yeah. Me and my friend Scott Bloom just finished the first rough draft of a script. It's taken us three years to do, but we finally got a first draft. And we'll see whatever happens with that.
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- When we shoot 24, there are so many things I have to worry about, from the script to technical things to my performance, that I don't have a second to be bored or take anything for granted. We produce 24 hours of film a season, which is like making 12 movies.
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- When we shoot 24, there are so many things I have to worry about, from the script to technical things to my performance, that I don't have a second to be bored or take anything for granted.
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- The offers I get are for grandfathers, uncles - and they often die very quickly in the script.
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- I remember going to Bob Preston's dressing room because I was losing a laugh - as you do in a long run. He said, 'Give me the script. That's where you're going off the road.' That's comedy. It's never the line itself; it's in the foundation.
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- To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I'm writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence.
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- And I tell ya, when I sit in that sound booth and started reading the script and starting to get into the character, man, it's an easy jump for me, because I understand what it's all about.
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- I get like a melody that comes up and I try to write it down or record it. Hum it into a tape recorder or write it down on some manuscript paper. It could happen at any time, on the road or off the road, but mostly, you know, at home.
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- The correct description is that we try every day to become more humble when we talk about divinity, we try to realize how little we know and how open minded we should be.
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- A Christianity that is in conflict with the Scriptures isn't Christianity at all.
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- Christians take Scriptures out of context to try to justify or to vindicate retreat and cowardice.
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- If it squares with the Scripture, then let's go. If it's in conflict with the Scripture, then it's heresy.
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- Arguments about Scripture achieve nothing but a stomachache and a headache.
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- I started formal piano training when I was 4. From there I had little violas, and I had dancing lessons of every sort and description, and painting lessons. I had German. And shorthand.
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- I think Morse's thing about being a poor policeman but a good detective is a very good description of him.
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- It wasn't the greatest script in the world, but not many people can say they've played a wicked king in a swashbuckling Arthurian special-effects monster movie.
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- Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich, we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program, shore up Social Security, fortify our defense, provide a quality public education and offer economic assistance to rural areas.
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- The teacher of history's work should be, ideally, not simply a description of past cultures, but a performance of the culture in which we live and are increasingly taking our being.
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- The word actress has always seemed less a job description to me than a title.
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- But if you put a script up in front of me to read, or a cue card, I couldn't do it without stuttering.
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- I would not have so many scripts being driven by demographics. The play's the thing - not the 18-35 year old male age group.
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- It was a joy to be a part of the team that created Round The Horne. I was involved with the show at a time of my life when I was very happy., and that happiness overflowed into the scripts.
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- Finally, Colin Farrell showed up on my doorstep, only he wasn't Colin Farrell - he was just this Irish kid who had read the script and wanted to do it.
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- It's never a script that makes me decide to accept a film or not.
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- Socialism, on the contrary, extends its function to the description of society as it should be, and the discovery of the means of making it what it should be.
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- In rating ease of description as very important, we are essentially asserting a belief in quantitative knowledge - a belief that most of the key questions in our world sooner or later demand answers to 'by how much?' rather than merely to 'in which direction?'
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- I perceived how that it was impossible to establish the lay people in any truth except the Scripture were plainly laid before their eyes in their mother tongue.
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- Many things there be in the scripture, which have a carnal fulfilling, even there where they be spoken or done; and yet have another spiritual signification, to be fulfilled long after in Christ and his kingdom, and yet never known till the thing be done.
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- Any doctor will admit that any drug can have side effects, and that writing a prescription involves weighing the potential benefits against the risks.
[ Admit Against Any Benefits Doctor Effects Involves Potential Prescription Risks Side Weighing Will Writing]
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- I'd rather say no and have said no and do say no often. I walk away from projects if it doesn't feel right; if it's not the right team of people pulling in together or if the script isn't right. It could be a great idea but the script doesn't work.
[ Away Could Feel Great Idea Often Projects Pulling Rather Right Said Say Script Team Together Walk Work]
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- It could be a great script but the director is not the right person for me to work for at this time. So there are a lot of elements that come into play and a lot of variables, but more than anything it's got to be a great script and a great character.
[ Anything Character Come Could Director Elements Got Great Into Lot More Person Play Right Script Than Time Variables Work]
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- Now it's a fully realized production but for the fact that we're holding our scripts in our hand and some of us used them, and some of us didn't and you have to by union rules hold the script. You don't have to use them but you gotta hold them.
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- Our deal always was that we did one as scripted always, we got it like we thought we needed - so we were all happy with it as written. Then I'd let him play as long as we had time.
[ Always Deal Did Got Had Happy Him Long Needed Our Play Scripted Then Thought Time Were Written]
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- Finally, when the money was high enough, the script suddenly revealed itself as being very clear to me.
[ Being Clear Enough Finally High Itself Money Revealed Script Suddenly Very]
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- I turned down the first script offered to me, and the second. I lay on my back one day under an umbrella, in the garden, reading the third, and wondered why I had turned down the first.
[ Back Day Down First Garden Had Lay Offered Reading Script Second Third Turned Umbrella Under Why Wondered]
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- I mean, I've sold all these scripts and nothing's been made. Studios have closed, stars have died. I had a director find Jesus. And the pictures just don't get made.
[ Been Closed Died Director Find Get Had Jesus Just Made Mean Nothing Pictures Scripts Sold Stars Studios These]
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- In art, theories are as useful as a doctor's prescription; one must be sick to believe them.
[ Art Believe Doctor Must Prescription Sick Them Theories Useful]
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- We thought we'd write a good script for women, giving them the fun roles that generally men get.
[ Fun Generally Get Giving Good Men Roles Script Them Thought Women Write]
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- I keep working under the delusion that someday a library will ask for my manuscripts.
[ Ask Delusion Keep Library Manuscripts Someday Under Will Working]
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- I was hired to do this one great script called 'Cap'n Ricky' and that project is up in the air at the moment.
[ Air Called Cap Great Hired Moment Project Ricky Script Up]
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- Eventually, the state's funding covered only the stages leading to presenting a film project to potential funding bodies. It was enough to produce a script, indicate casting and put together a budget to present it all, but nothing beyond that.
[ Beyond Bodies Budget Casting Covered Enough Eventually Film Funding Indicate Leading Nothing Only Potential Present Presenting Produce Project Put Script Stages State Together]
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- Television theatre, as is implied in its name, should rely on adaptations of scripts written for the theatre.
[ Adaptations Implied Name Rely Scripts Should Television Theatre Written]
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- The best thing for me is, when I'm not working, is to be at home and to have a script or two scripts is better, and to be just walking around the house and just thinking about the lines.
[ Around Best Better Home House Just Lines Script Scripts Thing Thinking Two Walking Working]
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- The monuments of the nations are all protests against nothingness after death; so are statues and inscriptions; so is history.
[ After Against Death History Inscriptions Monuments Nations Nothingness Protests Statues]
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- And because of these programs like Medicare, Medicare prescription drugs, Social Security, we now have the healthiest and wealthiest group of senior citizens that the world has ever seen. This is a continuing commitment to that.
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- No one could ad lib like Peter. You would think that it was all scripted, he was so poetic, but it wasn't.
[ Ad Could Lib Peter Poetic Scripted Think Would]
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- To me, eyewear goes way beyond being a prescription. It's like makeup. It's the most incredible accessory. The shape of a frame or the color of lenses can change your whole appearance.
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- Our characters were antiseptic but we weren't. And if you remember what we did on BATMAN, as the scripts were written very funny, we played them very straight.
[ Batman Characters Did Funny Our Played Remember Scripts Straight Them Very Were Weren Written]
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- I haven't heard anything about a reunion show for Sisters. But if the script was good I would do it.
[ Anything Good Haven Heard Reunion Script Show Sisters Would]
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- I would consider a half hour sitcom if the script was good.
[ Consider Good Half Hour Script Sitcom Would]
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- I've been fortunate. I don't pick scripts. Scripts pick me.
[ Been Fortunate Pick Scripts]
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- Reality TV finds talented people. There are no scripts. The editing is what it's all about. Great editing makes those shows.
[ Editing Finds Great Makes Reality Scripts Shows Talented Those Tv]
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- You won't find me in a romantic comedy. Those movies don't speak to me. People don't come to talk to me about those scripts, because they probably think I'm this dark, twisted, miserable person.
[ Because Come Comedy Dark Find Miserable Movies Person Probably Romantic Scripts Speak Talk Think Those Twisted Won]
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- We all write, but the script is a blueprint. We can lose whole scenes when we're shooting.
[ Blueprint Lose Scenes Script Shooting Whole Write]
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- Fox came to us with the concept for ICE AGE and they came to us with the first draft of the script. They also gave us a mandate to make it into a comedy from what was previously a rather dramatic action concept.
[ Action Age Also Came Comedy Concept Draft Dramatic First Fox Gave Ice Into Make Mandate Previously Rather Script Us]
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- Because these show are live, script pages are being switched during the program and new commercial teases might be yelled in your ear with just enough time to scribble them on scrap paper before reading them.
[ Because Before Being Commercial During Ear Enough Just Live Might New Pages Paper Program Reading Scrap Scribble Script Show Switched Teases Them These Time Yelled Your]
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- At the same time, reading an action script... It makes me wonder. Was The Matrix a good script? I don't know.
[ Action Good Know Makes Matrix Reading Same Script Time Wonder]
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- When what's around you - such as scripts, or like me being on the show and playing 18, now me doing this film playing 18 - it's kind of been what's been there for me.
[ Around Been Being Doing Film Kind Now Playing Scripts Show Such]
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- The last great delusion is soon to open before us. Antichrist is to perform his marvelous works in our sight So closely will the counterfeit resemble the true that it will be impossible to distinguish between them except by the Holy Scriptures.
[ Antichrist Before Between Closely Counterfeit Delusion Distinguish Except Great His Holy Impossible Last Marvelous Open Our Perform Resemble Scriptures Sight Soon Them True Us Will Works]
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- Aaron is a very passionate, maniacal writer so the scripts really come from him, but he is very open to... y'know, we'll plan ideas and we'll certainly tussle about stuff when the script comes out. So, to a certain extent, he's very interested. If there's some problem or something that doesn't ring true, he wants to know why and he wants to correct it or fight for it.
[ Aaron Certain Certainly Come Comes Correct Extent Fight Him Ideas Interested Know Maniacal Open Out Passionate Plan Problem Really Ring Script Scripts Some Something Stuff True Very Wants Why Writer]
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- Now I'm doing a film festival for kids and writing a script about a kidnapped journalist in Afghanistan.
[ Afghanistan Doing Festival Film Journalist Kidnapped Kids Now Script Writing]
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- If the script is telling the story well, that is your inspiration, and you do not need to go somewhere else.
[ Else Go Inspiration Need Script Somewhere Story Telling Well Your]
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- You can't do things for money. You just can't act them. There's gotta be something about the script that you really want to do. I wouldn't do a job if I didn't think I could do the best work I possibly could.
[ Act Best Could Gotta Job Just Money Possibly Really Script Something Them Things Think Want Work]
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- I was concerned about doing a sequel and repeating myself. That was before I read the script.
[ Before Concerned Doing Myself Read Repeating Script Sequel]
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- The Rift, which was well over a thousand pages of manuscript, took two years.
[ Manuscript Over Pages Rift Thousand Took Two Well Which Years]
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- That's the thing about the script, is that how these people were affected by their decision, and how it could ultimately kill them, and I mean literally.
[ Affected Could Decision How Kill Literally Mean Script Their Them These Thing Ultimately Were]
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- They have just succeeded in raising the two thousand pounds here, by subscription, that was wanted towards an exploration fund, for fitting out an expedition, that will probably start for the interior of our continent next March.
[ Continent Expedition Exploration Fitting Fund Here Interior Just March Next Our Out Pounds Probably Raising Start Subscription Succeeded Thousand Towards Two Wanted Will]
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- You may not be able to read a doctor's handwriting and prescription, but you'll notice his bills are neatly typewritten.
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- Nowadays I construct my books as if they're film scripts.
[ Books Construct Film Nowadays Scripts]
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- I think one of the major things a director has to do is to know his subject matter, the subject matter of his script, know the truth and the reality of it. That's very important.
[ Director His Important Know Major Matter Reality Script Subject Things Think Truth Very]
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- Of all the stars whom I worked with, I think Steve knew better what worked for him on the screen than any other. He had such a sense of what he could register, and that helped a lot in terms of shaping the character and the script.
[ Any Better Character Could Had Helped Him Knew Lot Other Register Screen Script Sense Shaping Stars Steve Such Terms Than Think Whom Worked]
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- String theory is an attempt at a deeper description of nature by thinking of an elementary particle not as a little point but as a little loop of vibrating string.
[ Attempt Deeper Description Elementary Little Loop Nature Particle Point String Theory Thinking Vibrating]
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- If the scripts are not good, I'll tell somebody, 'This isn't good.'
[ Good Scripts Somebody Tell]
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- Scripture makes it clear to me that there is an obligation to speak out on behalf of those being persecuted.
[ Behalf Being Clear Makes Obligation Out Persecuted Scripture Speak Those]
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- I teach one semester a year, and this year I'm just teaching one course during that semester, a writing workshop for older students in their late 20s and early 30s, people in our graduate program who are already working on a manuscript and trying to bring it to completion.
[ Already Bring Completion Course During Early Graduate Just Late Manuscript Older Our Program Semester Students Teach Teaching Their Trying Working Workshop Writing Year]
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- All of the material for The Fine Line was created via improvisation with my partner, but not in front of an audience. We'd continue to refine it in front of an audience based on their responses until it was set and scripted.
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- Animation scripts tend to be much more descriptive and are lighter on dialogue.
[ Animation Descriptive Dialogue Lighter More Much Scripts Tend]
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- I know a lot of people in the business recommend the many Story Structure seminars being offered here, but I point to them as the single biggest contributor to lousy scripts.
[ Being Biggest Business Contributor Here Know Lot Lousy Many Offered Point Recommend Scripts Seminars Single Story Structure Them]
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- Originality is, for me, the most important quality in a script.
[ Important Most Originality Quality Script]
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- Most actors go, 'I read the script and fell in love with it'; I fall in love with the directors.
[ Actors Directors Fall Fell Go Love Most Read Script]
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- Judaism has always been a strong interest of mine. My two sons speak Hebrew and are familiar with the scriptures and with rabbinic literature. This is the way we live.
[ Always Been Familiar Hebrew Interest Judaism Literature Live Mine Scriptures Sons Speak Strong Two Way]
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- I had some eyeglasses. I was walking down the street when suddenly the prescription ran out.
[ Down Had Out Prescription Ran Some Street Suddenly Walking]
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- I was walking down the street wearing glasses when the prescription ran out.
[ Down Glasses