Quotations that match 'actor'.

Every actor will tell you it's so much more fun to play the bad guy because usually those characters are more complex and more broad and more interesting, and have more sides to them. Michael Vartan
[ Actor Bad Because Broad Characters Complex Every Fun Guy Interesting More Much Play Sides Tell Them Those Usually Will]
When I became a director, I wanted to convince a very reluctant Sidney into allowing me to go on the journey of his life. Sidney had gone ahead of every other African American actor. Lee Grant
[ Actor African Ahead Allowing American Became Convince Director Every Go Gone Had His Into Journey Life Other Reluctant Sidney Very Wanted]
Nobody became an actor because he had a good childhood. William H. Macy
[ Actor Became Because Childhood Good Had Nobody]
But I'm an actor and I like to just keep working. M. Emmet Walsh
[ Actor Just Keep Working]
I didn't come to Hollywood to drink or get high, and I don't want to be considered a cool actor - I want to be a great actor. Tom Sizemore
[ Actor Come Considered Cool Drink Get Great High Hollywood Want]
I never dreamed about being an actor, because that was out of reach. Coming from a small town that was big in farming, and also big in clothing factories, you don't dream about being a professional football player or an actor. Herschel Walker
[ Actor Also Because Being Big Clothing Coming Dream Dreamed Factories Farming Football Never Out Player Professional Reach Small Town]
I don't think I would be an actor if I was that intelligent. Peter Boyle
[ Actor Intelligent Think Would]
In those days I was mortified, because I was a serious actor in my own mind, and then all of a sudden I'm this hunk. Harry Hamlin
[ Actor Because Days Hunk Mind Mortified Own Serious Sudden Then Those]
An artist can go paint, and a writer can go write, but an actor needs to get hired, needs somebody to say, 'Here, come and do this,' That's the hard part. John Glover
[ Actor Artist Come Get Go Hard Here Hired Needs Paint Part Say Somebody Write Writer]
The progression of roles you take strings together a portrait of an actor, but it's a completely random process. Meryl Streep
[ Actor Completely Portrait Process Progression Random Roles Strings Take Together]
All people are half actors. Dana Andrews
[ Actors Half]
It's a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one's safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract. Alan Shepard
[ Bidder Contract Determined Factor Feeling Government Lowest Realize Safety Sobering Space Up Very]
I made a decision that whether or not I was going to make under the national poverty level wasn't going to play a part in whether or not I was an actor. That's what I do. Don Johnson
[ Actor Decision Going Level Made Make National Part Play Poverty Under Whether]
Only a certain breed of actor should ever even try to work for Orson Welles. I'm glad I'm one of that breed. Mercedes McCambridge
[ Actor Breed Certain Even Ever Glad Only Orson Should Try Welles Work]
In the beginning was the Word. Man acts it out. He is the act, not the actor. Henry Miller
[ Act Actor Acts Beginning Man Out Word]
The most dangerous leadership myth is that leaders are born-that there is a genetic factor to leadership. This myth asserts that people simply either have certain charismatic qualities or not. That's nonsense; in fact, the opposite is true. Leaders are made rather than born. Warren G. Bennis
[ Asserts Born Certain Charismatic Dangerous Either Fact Factor Genetic Leaders Leadership Made Most Myth Nonsense Opposite Qualities Rather Simply Than True]
It's nice to establish yourself as an actor first and a singer second. Proof is such a tremendous piece of work, and I'm incredibly lucky to be a part of it. I'm sure that the musicals will happen in the future, though. Neil Patrick Harris
[ Actor Establish First Future Happen Incredibly Lucky Musicals Nice Part Piece Proof Second Singer Such Sure Though Tremendous Will Work Yourself]
I read a lot of scripts. Most of 'em go to other actors. Sam Elliott
[ Actors Em Go Lot Most Other Read Scripts]
I definitely wanted to be an actor. I didn't want to be on TV, I didn't want to be famous, I didn't want to be anyone in particular; I just wanted to do it. I see young people now who look at magazines, or American Idol and their goal is to have that lifestyle - to have good handbags, or go out with cute guys from shows, or whatever. But I definitely wanted to be an actor. Lauren Graham
[ Actor American Anyone Cute Definitely Famous Go Goal Good Guys Handbags Idol Just Lifestyle Look Magazines Now Out Particular See Shows Their Tv Want Wanted Whatever Young]
An agent is a person who is sore because an actor gets 90% of what they make. Elton John
[ Actor Agent Because Gets Make Person Sore]
I get to play a great character while working with great actors and great directors on a great show. Harry Hamlin
[ Actors Character Directors Get Great Play Show While Working]
The most fun you can possibly have as an actor is to walk that line between what's real and what's interesting. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Between Fun Interesting Line Most Possibly Real Walk]
Doubt is an uneasy and dissatisfied state from which we struggle to free ourselves and pass into the state of belief; while the latter is a calm and satisfactory state which we do not wish to avoid, or to change to a belief in anything else. Charles Sanders Peirce
[ Anything Avoid Belief Calm Change Dissatisfied Doubt Else Free Into Latter Ourselves Pass Satisfactory State Struggle Uneasy Which While Wish]
There's something about doing theatre in London - it sinks a little bit deeper into your soul as an actor. It's something about the tradition of theatre, about performing on the West End stage. Christian Slater
[ Actor Bit Deeper Doing End Into Little London Performing Sinks Something Soul Stage Theatre Tradition West Your]
We will pursue every factor, every element, every second of the timeline, of the final hours of Maurice's life. We will pursue that relentlessly. That will be our quest from now on. Robin Gibb
[ Element Every Factor Final Hours Life Maurice Now Our Pursue Quest Relentlessly Second Timeline Will]
When I go to a movie, I'm always thrilled if I've seen an actor do something and I didn't realize until the end of the movie that that was that person. I love that. Guy Pearce
[ Actor Always End Go Love Movie Person Realize Seen Something Thrilled Until]
The lighting is so important. One thing that makes me nuts about the lighting now is that they spend an enormous amount of time lighting the set, the background. But the most important thing in the scene is the actor. Donna Mills
[ Actor Amount Background Enormous Important Lighting Makes Most Now Nuts Scene Set Spend Thing Time]
My mom is many times responsible for getting us all together, but we trade off at each other's houses. My brother and I are actors and are traveling a lot of our job. Beau Bridges
[ Actors Brother Each Getting Houses Job Lot Many Mom Off Other Our Responsible Times Together Trade Traveling Us]
I finally realized that yeah I did want to be an actor and it wasn't out of habit, but I needed to grow up for myself and then kind of re-enter the industry with a sound understanding of what my sensibilities and my values are as a relatively formed human being. Claire Danes
[ Actor Being Did Finally Formed Grow Habit Human Industry Kind Myself Needed Out Realized Relatively Sensibilities Sound Then Understanding Up Values Want Yeah]
I was appalled at the amount of study necessary in order to qualify in medicine, and gradually my desire was blunted by a keener - and secret - wish to become an actor. Conrad Veidt
[ Actor Amount Appalled Become Blunted Desire Gradually Keener Medicine Necessary Order Qualify Secret Study Wish]
You have to get through the Hamlet hoop as a young actor. Your classical qualifications are based on the quality of your Hamlet. And then, as an older actor, you have to get through the Lear hoop. And I'm approaching the Lear hoop. Derek Jacobi
[ Actor Approaching Based Classical Get Hamlet Hoop Lear Older Qualifications Quality Then Through Young Your]
It wasn't a mission to be a rock star. It wasn't a mission of mine to even be a movie star. I just intended to be a good actor. Don Johnson
[ Actor Even Good Intended Just Mine Mission Movie Rock Star]
Great actors try to dismiss all ideas from their conscious mind in order to provide an experience that is real. Mark Rylance
[ Actors Conscious Dismiss Experience Great Ideas Mind Order Provide Real Their Try]
Ross Hunter was my assistant on Take Me to Town, He was a young man, an actor before that, and learned a lot on the picture. During shooting, Goldstein left, and Ross was most pleasant. He never interfered. Douglas Sirk
[ Actor Assistant Before During Hunter Interfered Learned Left Lot Man Most Never Picture Pleasant Ross Shooting Take Town Young]
It's the formulaic studio movies the make money, and when they do, the actors in them are automatically movie stars. Mickey Rourke
[ Actors Automatically Formulaic Make Money Movie Movies Stars Studio Them]
It's often wrong to write for specific actors because one ends up using what is least interesting about them, their mannerisms and habits. I prefer not to write for specific people. Claude Chabrol
[ Actors Because Ends Habits Interesting Least Mannerisms Often Prefer Specific Their Them Up Using Write Wrong]
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. Richard Masur
[ Act Actor Actors Any Being Believe Black Character Could Else Myself Play Qualified Realize Role Script Showed Someone Tell Woman Would]
It's hard enough to make a good song and a good recording of that song. But to try to tailor it to some outside force is just like - It's never been a factor in what I've done or what the band's done. James Iha
[ Band Been Done Enough Factor Force Good Hard Just Make Never Outside Recording Some Song Tailor Try]
The point at which we worked with some of these actors, they weren't really stars yet. Nicolas Cage was not a big star when we did Raising Arizona. A lot of these people were also virtually unknown, too, when we worked with them first. Joel Coen
[ Actors Also Arizona Big Cage Did First Lot Point Raising Really Some Star Stars Them These Too Unknown Virtually Were Weren Which Worked Yet]
I think there are a lot of other actors that are just talented, it's just about this opportunity - it's just about when are we going to be put in those positions where we can shine. Nia Long
[ Actors Going Just Lot Opportunity Other Positions Put Shine Talented Think Those Where]
I think it kind of took being a character actor to kind of now enter into leading ladies. Patricia Clarkson
[ Actor Being Character Enter Into Kind Ladies Leading Now Think Took]
Frankly I've never really subscribed to these adjectives tagging me as an 'icon', 'superstar', etc. I've always thought of myself as an actor doing his job to the best of his ability. Amitabh Bachchan
[ Ability Actor Adjectives Always Best Doing Etc Frankly His Icon Job Myself Never Really Subscribed Superstar Tagging These Thought]
There are parts of me that I keep secret even from myself. I have demons and I'd love to be able to healthily look at the demons and still be a wonderful actor and not feel I need them to create. John Glover
[ Able Actor Create Demons Even Feel Keep Look Love Myself Need Parts Secret Still Them Wonderful]
I don't think you can discriminate against budgets, you know? I'm an actor, I guess, so I'm just trying to play as many characters as I can. If there's a character I think I can play, and they're going to let me do it, I'll do it whether it's $10 or $1 million or more. Ryan Gosling
[ Actor Against Budgets Character Characters Discriminate Going Guess Just Know Many Million More Play Think Trying Whether]
Being overweight and obesity are major risk factors for many chronic diseases for South Dakotans of all ages. When people are overweight or obese, they have more health problems and more serious health problems, in addition to higher health care costs. Mike Rounds
[ Addition Ages Being Care Chronic Costs Diseases Factors Health Higher Major Many More Obese Obesity Overweight Problems Risk Serious South]
Actors were exploited no less by the capitalist managers than they were by the state. Bela Lugosi
[ Actors Capitalist Exploited Less Managers State Than Were]
Now I'm seen by more people in one episode than I was in 20 years of theatre and movies. It's gratifying to have an impact on 25 million people a night, but I can say goodbye to my lunch-pail life as a working actor. I'm scared I might be a celebrity. William Petersen
[ Actor Celebrity Episode Goodbye Gratifying Impact Life Might Million More Movies Night Now Say Scared Seen Than Theatre Working Years]
I couldn't care less about actors' trailers and food on sets and stuff like that - I just want to act. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Act Actors Care Food Just Less Sets Stuff Trailers Want]
You have to be selfish to be an actor. Charles Dance
[ Actor Selfish]
Directors say that you should get actors before they are recognized. They will be a pain or have an opinion. Dianne Wiest
[ Actors Before Directors Get Opinion Pain Recognized Say Should Will]
If you've ever been around a group of actors, you've noticed, no doubt, that they can talk of nothing else under the sun but acting. It's exactly the same way with baseball players. Your heart must be in your work. Christy Mathewson
[ Acting Actors Around Baseball Been Doubt Else Ever Exactly Group Heart Must Nothing Noticed Players Same Sun Talk Under Way Work Your]
I'm one of those actors who likes to do it wrong nine ways before I come to the tenth way, which is the way I think it should be. Wayne Rogers
[ Actors Before Come Likes Nine Should Tenth Think Those Way Ways Which Wrong]
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. Elle Macpherson
[ Actors Choose Director Look Movies Never Other Role Roles Script Then]
Now that was one thing, but from an actor's point of view, this poor young man, crying from the moment I opened the door to the moment he left. Now if an actor did that they would say he's over-acting. Rod Steiger
[ Actor Crying Did Door Left Man Moment Now Opened Point Poor Say Thing View Would Young]
Paul and I were both struggling actors. One night he would serve me in a restaurant, and the next night I would serve him. It was what out of work actors did. David Soul
[ Actors Both Did Him Next Night Out Paul Restaurant Serve Struggling Were Work Would]
Movie stars have careers - actors work, and then they don't work, and then they work again. Frances McDormand
[ Actors Again Careers Movie Stars Then Work]
Well, I've been in several films including documentaries, but the big blockbuster, I was hired as advisor to the actors, I was trying to make Jesuits out of them. Daniel Berrigan
[ Actors Advisor Been Big Blockbuster Documentaries Films Hired Including Jesuits Make Out Several Them Trying Well]
A State in the grip of neo-colonialism is not master of its own destiny. It is this factor which makes neo-colonialism such a serious threat to world peace. Kwame Nkrumah
[ Destiny Factor Grip Makes Master Own Peace Serious State Such Threat Which World]
You have no idea how fragile an actor's self-worth is. Elia Kazan
[ Actor Fragile How Idea Self-Worth]
When a performance isn't working, it's usually because the actor is trying to do something and they're not able to express their idea very well. It's a muddled expression. Casey Affleck
[ Able Actor Because Express Expression Idea Muddled Performance Something Their Trying Usually Very Well Working]
I think it's even harder because I think as always, Hollywood is sort of glamour central for the world, and the entire world looks to it for not only entertainment, but the whole idea of the youth factor and youth being sold to our culture via young actors and actresses. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actors Actresses Always Because Being Central Culture Entertainment Entire Even Factor Glamour Harder Hollywood Idea Looks Only Our Sold Sort Think Via Whole World Young Youth]
I had this sort of idolatry for certain actors who preceded me, people who inspired me, so I'm honored to be that way for young actors. Meryl Streep
[ Actors Certain Had Honored Idolatry Inspired Preceded Sort Way Young]
There is some sadness for me now about acting because it used to be that there was a reverence for actors. Estelle Parsons
[ Acting Actors Because Now Reverence Sadness Some Used]
In the theatre, the actor is given immediate feedback. Charles Keating
[ Actor Feedback Given Immediate Theatre]
Actors have an unusual perspective on clothing. You've really got to know the impact of what you're wearing on the character you're playing. Kyle MacLachlan
[ Actors Character Clothing Got Impact Know Perspective Playing Really Unusual Wearing]
The great actors are the luminous ones. They are the great conductors of the stage. Ethel Barrymore
[ Actors Conductors Great Luminous Ones Stage]
Honesty is the most single most important factor having a direct bearing on the final success of an individual, corporation, or product. Ed McMahon
[ Bearing Corporation Direct Factor Final Having Honesty Important Individual Most Product Single Success]
You can think of Hollywood as high school. TV actors are freshmen, comedy actors are maybe juniors, and dramatic actors - they're the cool seniors. Owen Wilson
[ Actors Comedy Cool Dramatic Freshmen High Hollywood Juniors Maybe School Seniors Think Tv]
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm
[ Answer Existence Human Love Only Problem Sane Satisfactory]
I'm an actor and it happened to go my way that day. Aaron Eckhart
[ Actor Day Go Happened Way]
There is both a skill factor and an effort factor in dream recall. People can develop dream recall skills, such as lying still in the morning and writing down whatever comes to mind. Henry Reed
[ Both Comes Develop Down Dream Effort Factor Lying Mind Morning Recall Skill Skills Still Such Whatever Writing]
The joy we get as actors is out of transforming ourselves into something that's not necessarily anything true to ourselves. And it's a power - not being yourself, and being in the role; it's just like another prop. Reese Witherspoon
[ Actors Another Anything Being Get Into Joy Just Necessarily Ourselves Out Power Prop Role Something Transforming True Yourself]
Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you'd drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It's more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories. Ray Bradbury
[ Any Dead Dream Drop Eyes Factories Fantastic Live Made More Paid Seconds See Stuff Ten Than Wonder World Your]
I didn't feel like going any further in this scene with the boy. He was not a professional actor, and if I had pushed the scene any further it would have destroyed the tone of the movie. Louis Malle
[ Actor Any Boy Destroyed Feel Further Going Had Movie Professional Pushed Scene Tone Would]
You can see when an actor gets bored: Their eyes go dead. I promised myself I'd never let that happen. If it does, I'll go and live on a desert island for a year. Anna Friel
[ Actor Bored Dead Desert Does Eyes Gets Go Happen Island Live Myself Never Promised See Their Year]
The thing is, the studio then forget that you're an actor and that you can do other things, and so since they pay you for that, they don't want you to do anything else. Charles S. Dutton
[ Actor Anything Else Forget Other Pay Since Studio Then Thing Things Want]
Actors worry about bad breath, weight, receding hairlines and why their leading lady looks like their daughter. Matthew Ashford
[ Actors Bad Breath Daughter Lady Leading Looks Receding Their Weight Why Worry]
In L.A., though, people get off busses calling themselves actors, so many are really not professionals. John Ratzenberger
[ Actors Busses Calling Get Many Off Professionals Really Themselves Though]
I've always considered myself an actor first and foremost. Stanley Tucci
[ Actor Always Considered First Foremost Myself]
The ideas of the great playwrights are almost always larger than the experiences of even the best actors. Stella Adler
[ Actors Almost Always Best Even Experiences Great Ideas Larger Playwrights Than]
You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very often it's a role that's underwritten, where the character has no personality at all. And they need a character actor who can fill it in. Harvey Fierstein
[ Actor Always Character Fill Got Know Leads Need Obviously Offered Often Other Personality Role Romantic Stuff Very Where]
I'm into being a dad, that's where my focus is most of the time. I'm an actor that's my job, but it's not my life. I have a lot of other interests too. Paul Walker
[ Actor Being Dad Focus Interests Into Job Life Lot Most Other Time Too Where]
The future may be made up of many factors but where it truly lies is in the hearts and minds of men. Your dedication should not be confined for your own gain, but unleashes your passion for our beloved country as well as for the integrity and humanity of mankind. Li Ka Shing
[ Beloved Confined Country Dedication Factors Future Gain Hearts Humanity Integrity Lies Made Mankind Many May Men Minds Our Own Passion Should Truly Up Well Where Your]
I am not a long-run actor. I admire actors who can do that. David Ogden Stiers
[ Actor Actors Admire Am Long-Run]
I'm fairly competant as a director and actor, but I am Mr. Neurotic as a writer. I just don't have enough confidence in my abilities to take criticism well. I take it personally. Start with 'It's a masterpiece,' and then tell me what you think could be changed. Tim Robbins
[ Abilities Actor Am Changed Confidence Could Criticism Director Enough Fairly Just Masterpiece Mr Neurotic Personally Start Take Tell Then Think Well Writer]
Trying different things is very important to me. I see people and want to wear their clothes and drive in their cars for awhile. That's probably one reason I became an actor. Fred Ward
[ Actor Awhile Became Cars Clothes Different Drive Important Probably Reason See Their Things Trying Very Want Wear]
My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors. Tracey Ullman
[ Actors British Character Great Influences Peter Sellers Were]
Being an actor on a movie set is like going to the playground at recess. Melissa Leo
[ Actor Being Going Movie Playground Recess Set]
It was very natural for me to want to disappear into dark theater, I am really very shy. That is something that people never seem to fully grasp because, when you are an actor, you are meant to be an exhibitionist. Nicole Kidman
[ Actor Am Because Dark Disappear Exhibitionist Fully Grasp Into Meant Natural Never Really Seem Shy Something Theater Very Want]
Um, musicians are funnier you know, than actors on the whole. Tim Curry
[ Actors Funnier Know Musicians Than Um Whole]
I'm a Method actor. I spent years training for the drinking and carousing I had to do in this film. George Clooney
[ Actor Drinking Film Had Method Spent Training Years]
There is something very satisfactory about being in the middle of something. Marilyn Hacker
[ Being Middle Satisfactory Something Very]
Observe due measure, for right timing is in all things the most important factor. Hesiod
[ Due Factor Important Measure Most Observe Right Things Timing]
You grow up in a Sicilian household, becoming an actor is not a big leap. Vincent Schiavelli
[ Actor Becoming Big Grow Household Leap Sicilian Up]
Well, from an acting point of view, I bear no relation, I don't look like Alfred Kinsey at all, but I thought somewhere in my artist's soul, my actor's soul, I could capture something of the spirit of the man. Liam Neeson
[ Acting Actor Alfred Artist Bear Capture Could Kinsey Look Man Point Relation Something Somewhere Soul Spirit Thought View Well]
Cinema is a director's medium, so you're saying, "What do you want?" Being an actor is about adapting - physically and emotionally. If that means you have to look great for it and they can make you look great, then thank you. And if you have to have everything washed away, then I'm willing to do that too. Nicole Kidman
[ Actor Adapting Away Being Cinema Director Emotionally Everything Great Look Make Means Medium Physically Saying Thank Then Too Want Washed Willing]
Every actor wants to direct. Theodore Bikel
[ Actor Direct Every Wants]
There's a constant flow of child actors. It's kind of funny to watch the new crew come through. I think, You poor little things. You're going to have to struggle for a long time. Tina Yothers
[ Actors Child Come Constant Crew Flow Funny Going Kind Little Long New Poor Struggle Things Think Through Time Watch]
I do believe all actors are smart. Ron Silver
[ Actors Believe Smart]
I like the character roles. Somewhere back there I really came to the conclusion in my mind that the difference between acting and stardom was major. And that if you become a star, people are going to go to see you. If you remain an actor, they're going to go and see the story you're in. Morgan Freeman
[ Acting Actor Back Become Between Came Character Conclusion Difference Go Going Major Mind Really Remain Roles See Somewhere Star Stardom Story]
It's really important to draw the line on what we do as actors. Anna Friel
[ Actors Draw Important Line Really]
Having secured my Indian actors, I started for Baltimore, where I organized my combination, and which was the largest troupe I had yet had on the road. Buffalo Bill
[ Actors Baltimore Combination Had Having Indian Largest Organized Road Secured Started Troupe Where Which Yet]
I cannot absorb living in a world where I have an Oscar for best actress and Denzel doesn't have one for best actor. Julia Roberts
[ Absorb Actor Actress Best Cannot Denzel Living Oscar Where World]
People in very high places suddenly fall, and we are always surprised because we don't factor in the basic element that they're humans and, therefore, they are flawed and have weaknesses. Carlisle Floyd
[ Always Basic Because Element Factor Fall Flawed High Humans Places Suddenly Surprised Therefore Very Weaknesses]
Let's say I was a plumber, or I worked at a factory, I would download music, you feel what I'm saying? Obie Trice
[ Download Factory Feel Music Plumber Say Saying Worked Would]
After working for years in Hollywood where the actors have taken over, it was a real relief to get down there and not only have some children, but also have some actors that had no attitude. Phillip Noyce
[ Actors After Also Attitude Children Down Get Had Hollywood Only Over Real Relief Some Taken Where Working Years]
Black or white good parts are hard to come by. A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot; without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are. Denzel Washington
[ Actor Black Come Good Hard How Matter Opportunity Parts Shot White Without]
Claude Rains was what we call an actor's actor. He was very involved with himself and his performance. Gloria Stuart
[ Actor Call Claude Himself His Involved Performance Rains Very]
If forgers and malefactors are put to death by the secular power, there is much more reason for excommunicating and even putting to death one convicted of heresy. Thomas Aquinas
[ Convicted Death Even Heresy More Much Power Put Putting Reason Secular]
We must focus much more on developing countries' own policies and priorities, and increase policy and operational coherence between national, regional and multilateral actors. Anna Lindh
[ Actors Between Coherence Countries Developing Focus Increase More Much Multilateral Must National Operational Own Policies Policy Priorities Regional]
Just look at the messages today's media are sending everybody, from TV and commercials to actors and singers. Kids are just drowning in that 24-7 and it's getting really bad. Evan Rachel Wood
[ Actors Bad Commercials Drowning Everybody Getting Just Kids Look Media Messages Really Sending Singers Today Tv]
Robert Taylor was not only a splendid actor in a wide variety of roles but one of the most handsome men in the western world. Audrey Meadows
[ Actor Handsome Men Most Only Robert Roles Splendid Taylor Variety Western Wide World]
Now that I'm taking some time off from school, I've been reading a lot to make sure I don't forget everything. It's mostly classics and nonfiction accounts from actors, directors and writers from the '40s and '50s. Fred Savage
[ Accounts Actors Been Classics Directors Everything Forget Lot Make Mostly Nonfiction Now Off Reading School Some Sure Taking Time Writers]
The chemistry involved made everything Factory did quite special. Peter Hook
[ Chemistry Did Everything Factory Involved Made Quite Special]
An actor is never so great as when he reminds you of an animal - falling like a cat, lying like a dog, moving like a fox. Francois Truffaut
[ Actor Animal Cat Dog Falling Fox Great Lying Moving Never Reminds]
For an actor, it's great fun to play one of these hungry white sharks. Audiences love to hate them. Michael Douglas
[ Actor Audiences Fun Great Hate Hungry Love Play Sharks Them These White]
Actors, lots of times, are great when they have great parts. For me, a lot of times, it's been the part. Bruce Davison
[ Actors Been Great Lot Lots Part Parts Times]
I was friends with President Ronald Reagan and he once said to me, 'I don't know how anybody can serve in public office without being an actor.' Warren Beatty
[ Actor Anybody Being Friends How Know Office Once President Public Reagan Ronald Said Serve Without]
As a producer, I think one of the most important decisions you make is not necessarily the material you are working on but the production apparatus that you choose to develop the project with, and that determines what funding you go to, it determines many factors. Atom Egoyan
[ Apparatus Choose Decisions Determines Develop Factors Funding Go Important Make Many Material Most Necessarily Producer Production Project Think Working]
I'm one of those fortunate actors who gets to work pretty much every day. I've had a run of good fortune and work with some terrific people who have hired me. Rob Paulsen
[ Actors Day Every Fortunate Fortune Gets Good Had Hired Much Pretty Run Some Terrific Those Work]
Washington is no place for a good actor. The competition from bad actors is too great. Fred Allen
[ Actor Actors Bad Competition Good Great Place Too Washington]
He who is incapable of feeling strong passions, of being shaken by anger, of living in every sense of the word, will never be a good actor. Sarah Bernhardt
[ Actor Anger Being Every Feeling Good Incapable Living Never Passions Sense Shaken Strong Will Word]
Some actors just won't bend, and then it's a bitch. You either fight or find ways of putting your words in their mouth and letting them say it back at you. Richard Donner
[ Actors Back Bend Either Fight Find Just Letting Mouth Putting Say Some Their Them Then Ways Won Words Your]
I think Star Trek has been very double-edged for all of us - as actors, writers, directors. Jonathan Frakes
[ Actors Been Directors Double-Edged Star Think Trek Us Very Writers]
When an actor plays a scene exactly the way a director orders, it isn't acting. It's following instructions. Anyone with the physical qualifications can do that. James Dean
[ Acting Actor Anyone Director Exactly Following Instructions Orders Physical Plays Qualifications Scene Way]
Agents are still asking for millions of dollars for actors that don't sell one ticket. Uwe Boll
[ Actors Agents Asking Dollars Millions Sell Still Ticket]
I've worked with some actors who can't act. Anthony Anderson
[ Act Actors Some Worked]
No matter how many people tell you, Save your money, when you've got a series, you never do. Somehow it doesn't seem important. Maybe it's because you've been without money for so long as an actor. David Morse
[ Actor Because Been Got How Important Long Many Matter Maybe Money Never Save Seem Series Somehow Tell Without Your]
Sean's a better person when he's directing. He becomes a queen when he's an actor. And he's so unhappy when he's acting. Robin Wright Penn
[ Acting Actor Becomes Better Directing Person Queen Sean Unhappy]
Ask everyone whether they're an actor or a doctor or a teacher or whatever is entitled to his or her opinion. But unfortunately, because actors are in the public eye, whether we want it or not, sometimes our opinions carry more weight or influence than they deserve. Debra Messing
[ Actor Actors Ask Because Carry Deserve Doctor Entitled Everyone Eye Her His Influence More Opinion Opinions Our Public Sometimes Teacher Than Unfortunately Want Weight Whatever Whether]
The breadth of the potential readership is also a factor. Mark Millar
[ Also Breadth Factor Potential Readership]
Work is good when people are responsible, and in low-budget movies a lot of the actors don't want to be there. They're there to build a resume. Sean Young
[ Actors Build Good Lot Low-Budget Movies Responsible Resume Want Work]
It makes me proud, and it makes me scared. More than anything, I want to be an actor and I want to keep working, and I think there's a danger in being perceived as a poster boy for something. Randy Harrison
[ Actor Anything Being Boy Danger Keep Makes More Perceived Poster Proud Scared Something Than Think Want Working]
Having been an actor and a writer for so long - 20 years or so - I felt that it would be daft to go to one's grave without having directed. It's a natural extension of writing and acting, and so I knew it would happen one day. Stephen Fry
[ Acting Actor Been Daft Day Directed Extension Felt Go Grave Happen Having Knew Long Natural Without Would Writer Writing Years]
I love working with children and this young boy, Thomas Sangster, is quite a remarkable young actor. He raises your game, you know. He certainly raised mine. Liam Neeson
[ Actor Boy Certainly Children Game Know Love Mine Quite Raised Raises Remarkable Thomas Working Young Your]
In many ways I wish I wasn't an actor dragging around the baggage from being one so that I could just devote my energies to encouraging people to find their true selves. Dirk Benedict
[ Actor Around Baggage Being Could Devote Dragging Encouraging Energies Find Just Many Selves Their True Ways Wish]
Being an actor means being an instrument for someone else. I want to give myself completely. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actor Being Completely Else Give Instrument Means Myself Someone Want]
I was a failed actor but I still wanted to show off, so I ended up doing live comedy. Graham Norton
[ Actor Comedy Doing Ended Failed Live Off Show Still Up Wanted]
I think I may have become an actor to hide from myself. You can escape into a character. John Candy
[ Actor Become Character Escape Hide Into May Myself Think]
An actor is totally vulnerable. His total personality is exposed to critical judgment - his intellect, his bearing, his diction, his whole appearance. In short, his ego. Alec Guinness
[ Actor Appearance Bearing Critical Diction Ego Exposed His Intellect Judgment Personality Short Total Totally Vulnerable Whole]
If it's something that reaches out and grabs me, I want to do it. I have a lot of trouble doing things that don't grab me. So, I'm not a very good actor in that way. I can't fake it. Clancy Brown
[ Actor Doing Fake Good Grab Grabs Lot Out Reaches Something Things Trouble Very Want Way]
Indeed, the actor's lot is a much harder one than that of the director's, from one simple standpoint: The actor has to play the eight shows a week. Charles Keating
[ Actor Director Eight Harder Indeed Lot Much Play Shows Simple Standpoint Than Week]
There's no one actor in particular that I want to model my career after, except for the people who have been able to keep their career varied and who choose things that interest them. That opportunity is all I really want. Hugh Dancy
[ Able Actor After Been Career Choose Except Interest Keep Model Opportunity Particular Really Their Them Things Varied Want]
Celebrity is death - celebrity - that's the worst thing that can happen to an actor. Glenn Close
[ Actor Celebrity Death Happen Thing Worst]
I think anybody who has been in the theater, prefers it. Television is a... factory. You turn out things on a revolving assembly line. You don't have time to perfect anything in television. Gale Gordon
[ Anybody Anything Assembly Been Factory Line Out Perfect Prefers Revolving Television Theater Things Think Time Turn]
I'm a working actor so I never really pick a film because of a genre, and I don't really turn them down because of genre. Anything that's unlike the picture I just finished is always more interesting. David Keith
[ Actor Always Anything Because Down Film Finished Genre Interesting Just More Never Pick Picture Really Them Turn Unlike Working]
Actors always have opinions. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actors Always Opinions]
AIDS does not inevitably lead to death, especially if you suppress the co-factors that support the disease. It is very important to tell this to people who are infected. Luc Montagnier
[ Aids Death Disease Does Especially Important Inevitably Infected Lead Support Suppress Tell Very]
My whole life, I always wanted to be an actor. Keith David
[ Actor Always Life Wanted Whole]
I was very pleased you know, and I was afraid that I might stick out, but I didn't. My happiest thing about that picture is that I proved that American actors can speak as well and also fit in with an ensemble like that. Rod Steiger
[ Actors Afraid Also American Ensemble Fit Happiest Know Might Out Picture Pleased Proved Speak Stick Thing Very Well]
What's the classical moment that every actor or actress deals with? A tragic thing. They get that blank, faraway look in their eyes. But in life, it's not that way. Skeet Ulrich
[ Actor Actress Blank Classical Deals Every Eyes Faraway Get Life Look Moment Their Thing Tragic Way]
There are no small parts; there are only small actors. Melanie Griffith
[ Actors Only Parts Small]
That's the only way to do it. Just like an actor. You can get a great performance if you do a bunch of takes and edit it. You find the moments and string them together. Lindsey Buckingham
[ Actor Bunch Edit Find Get Great Just Moments Only Performance String Takes Them Together Way]
The only actor who I think probably might have possibly taken a swing at me if he could have would be Burt Reynolds. He used to call Roger and me the Bruise Brothers, out of Chicago. Gene Siskel
[ Actor Brothers Bruise Burt Call Chicago Could Might Only Out Possibly Probably Reynolds Roger Swing Taken Think Used Would]
They can't make any of these talented young actors Fletch. You might as well make a movie called Chevy Chase. Chevy Chase
[ Actors Any Called Chase Chevy Make Might Movie Talented These Well Young]
The best actors instinctively feel out what the other actors need, and they just accommodate it. Christopher Nolan
[ Accommodate Actors Best Feel Instinctively Just Need Other Out]
When I think about actors I know, I'd much rather hear about who they're shagging than what film they're doing next. Hugh Grant
[ Actors Doing Film Hear Know Much Next Rather Than Think]
And so I think that if the person has the funds, the network, and the equipment to do this, and also the experience, which is the key factor, then they can be quite deadly. John Abizaid
[ Also Deadly Equipment Experience Factor Funds Key Network Person Quite Then Think Which]
Being unemployed is not good for an actor. No, it isn't, no matter how unsuccessful you are. Because you always remember getting fired from all the restaurants. You remember that stuff very, very strongly. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Actor Always Because Being Fired Getting Good How Matter Remember Restaurants Strongly Stuff Unemployed Unsuccessful Very]
If the union between England and America is a powerful factor in the cause of peace, a new Triple Alliance between the Teutonic race and the two branches of the Anglo-Saxon race will be a still more potent influence in the future of the world. Edward Grey
[ Alliance America Anglo-Saxon Between Branches Cause England Factor Future Influence More New Peace Potent Powerful Race Still Triple Two Union Will World]
I think the most important factor in getting out of the recession actually is just the regenerative capacity of - of American capitalism. Warren Buffett
[ Actually American Capacity Capitalism Factor Getting Important Just Most Out Recession Think]
The problem of distinguishing prime numbers from composite numbers and of resolving the latter into their prime factors is known to be one of the most important and useful in arithmetic. Carl Friedrich Gauss
[ Arithmetic Composite Distinguishing Factors Important Into Known Latter Most Numbers Prime Problem Resolving Their Useful]
You go through at least the first two years of Star Trek and you find some amazing stuff. Everything that was going on Gene put into the series. He just put strange costumes on the actors and painted them funny colours and left the same situation in. Majel Barrett
[ Actors Amazing Colours Costumes Everything Find First Funny Gene Go Going Into Just Least Left Painted Put Same Series Situation Some Star Strange Stuff Them Through Trek Two Years]
We are also in the process of defining how best to work together with food and other companies to address diet and physical activity factors in order to prevent chronic diseases. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Activity Address Also Best Chronic Companies Defining Diet Diseases Factors Food How Order Other Physical Prevent Process Together Work]
I'm an actor. And I guess I've done so many movies I've achieved some high visibility. But a star? I guess I still think of myself as kind of a worker ant. Forest Whitaker
[ Achieved Actor Ant Done Guess High Kind Many Movies Myself Some Star Still Think Visibility Worker]
I don't like talking about myself. I'm not really interested in myself. One of the good things about being a supporting actor is that you get to talk about other people. David Morse
[ Actor Being Get Good Interested Myself Other Really Supporting Talk Talking Things]
Everything I learned as an actor, I have basically applied to writing. Quentin Tarantino
[ Actor Applied Basically Everything Learned Writing]
I had found English audiences highly satisfactory. They are the best listeners in the world. Perhaps the music-lovers of some of our larger cities equal the English, but I do not believe they can be surpassed in that respect. John Philip Sousa
[ Audiences Believe Best Cities English Equal Found Had Highly Larger Listeners Our Perhaps Respect Satisfactory Some Surpassed World]
There are 100,000 actors in the Screen Actors Guild. Only 2,000 of them make more than $75,000 a year. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actors Guild Make More Only Screen Than Them Year]
The labor of women in the house, certainly, enables men to produce more wealth than they otherwise could; and in this way women are economic factors in society. But so are horses. Charlotte Perkins Gilman
[ Certainly Could Economic Enables Factors Horses House Labor Men More Otherwise Produce Society Than Way Wealth Women]
I can't say I was unhappy as a child actor in films. I had a particularly wonderful time. Roddy McDowall
[ Actor Child Films Had Particularly Say Time Unhappy Wonderful]
When I interview somebody, I look at their resume to see what they've done, who they've worked with, and how many times. If they've gotten repeat work. Those are the kinds of actors I want to hire. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actors Done Gotten Hire How Interview Kinds Look Many Repeat Resume See Somebody Their Those Times Want Work Worked]
There's the most resistance to an actor singing. It's like I'm being disloyal to my industry. Kevin Bacon
[ Actor Being Disloyal Industry Most Resistance Singing]
Heart of America is a movie I'm very proud of. The young actors are great and the story has impact. Uwe Boll
[ Actors America Great Heart Impact Movie Proud Story Very Young]
When you're in Los Angeles, nobody bats an eye, they're so used to seeing actors, they just act really cool. Luke Wilson
[ Act Actors Angeles Bats Cool Eye Just Los Nobody Really Seeing Used]
Actors are rogues and vagabonds. Or they ought to be. Helen Mirren
[ Actors Ought Rogues]
I don't like actors who try to talk directors into making their part bigger and that's really lame. Franka Potente
[ Actors Bigger Directors Into Lame Making Part Really Talk Their Try]
I became an actor, and because I had success as an actor, I became famous. I was acting for quite a while before I got famous; television made me famous. I guess that it's television that is responsible for everybody's desire to be famous. Kelsey Grammer
[ Acting Actor Became Because Before Desire Everybody Famous Got Guess Had Made Quite Responsible Success Television While]
What impresses me is the young actors with terrific talent arriving on the scene. They'd have blown us all away in the old days. Guys like Brad Pitt. Robert Wagner
[ Actors Arriving Away Blown Brad Days Guys Impresses Old Pitt Scene Talent Terrific Us Young]
I would love to get great performances from actors as a director, because that's what I'm always looking for, a director that's going to help me go places I've never been before. Aaron Eckhart
[ Actors Always Because Been Before Director Get Go Going Great Help Looking Love Never Performances Places Would]
You know, I don't think you need to be educated to be a great actor. Mark Rylance
[ Actor Educated Great Know Need Think]
I think it makes people in the Pentagon kind of nervous to know that chemical agents and environmental factors could cause so much damage in terms of what may happen in the future. Bernard Sanders
[ Agents Cause Chemical Could Damage Environmental Factors Future Happen Kind Know Makes May Much Nervous Pentagon Terms Think]
We've had no problems with the actors, but we keep a really loose set. Peter Farrelly
[ Actors Had Keep Loose Problems Really Set]
The film business is absurd. Stars don't last very long. It's much more interesting to be a proper actor. Tom Courtenay
[ Absurd Actor Business Film Interesting Last Long More Much Proper Stars Very]
Obviously with the onset of cable and satellite, there are more opportunities for programming and original programming, so it creates more opportunities for actors and producers and directors and everything. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actors Cable Creates Directors Everything More Obviously Onset Opportunities Original Producers Programming Satellite]
Let's face facts, this is visual medium, there's a very high premium put on people who are good-looking. But the minute you rely on that you get yourself in trouble. You certainly don't make a career out of that anymore as an actor. Alec Baldwin
[ Actor Anymore Career Certainly Face Facts Get Good-Looking High Make Medium Minute Out Premium Put Rely Trouble Very Visual Yourself]
And the input that we always got from Deadheads, at the moment of making the music, was always a factor. Phil Lesh
[ Always Factor Got Input Making Moment Music]
I watch and listen to movies today and am shocked by the way actors deliver their lines. Everybody mumbles now and I don't understand why. Maureen O'Hara
[ Actors Am Deliver Everybody Lines Listen Movies Now Shocked Their Today Understand Watch Way Why]
The genuine artist is never "true to life." He sees what is real, but not as we are normally aware of it. We do not go storming through life like actors in a play. Art is never real life. Wallace Stevens
[ Actors Art Artist Aware Genuine Go Life Never Normally Play Real Sees Through True]
If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn't be that, I'd want to be a superhero. Vin Diesel
[ Actor Asked Back Choice First Grade Grew Had Said School Superhero Up Want Wanted Would]
I often think that could we creep behind the actor's eyes, we would find an attic of forgotten toys and a copy of the Domesday Book. Laurence Olivier
[ Actor Attic Behind Book Copy Could Creep Eyes Find Forgotten Often Think Toys Would]
I don't want to be an actor or nothing but if I have to, I'll act if it's the right thing. Obie Trice
[ Act Actor Nothing Right Thing Want]
The public must suffer untold pangs from the stiffness, the deliberate stifling of emotion, on the part of many British actors. Ivor Novello
[ Actors British Deliberate Emotion Many Must Pangs Part Public Stifling Suffer Untold]
Actors are able to trick themselves into treating anything as if it's fantastic. It's a kind of madness really. Tom Baker
[ Able Actors Anything Fantastic Into Kind Madness Really Themselves Treating Trick]
As an actor, you may do things that aren't politically correct. Unless you're an actor who only does things for political reasons. I believe if we don't do the good, bad, and the ugly, we're not going to progress. Rosie Perez
[ Actor Bad Believe Correct Does Going Good May Only Political Politically Progress Reasons Things Ugly Unless]
I think I've had more of a variety in what I've done than most actors. John Turturro
[ Actors Done Had More Most Than Think Variety]
I'm glad that I'm being acclaimed as an actor. Today, when my hard work has paid off I can chill out about it. Akshay Kumar
[ Actor Being Chill Glad Hard Off Out Paid Today Work]
If a race has no history, if it has no worthwhile tradition, it becomes a negligible factor in the thought of the world, and it stands in danger of being exterminated. Carter G. Woodson
[ Becomes Being Danger Exterminated Factor History Negligible Race Stands Thought Tradition World Worthwhile]
I wanted control over the merchandising, the actual packaging of the product. That was a big factor. The only way for me to exercise control on all those levels was to start my own label. Helen Reddy
[ Actual Big Control Exercise Factor Label Levels Merchandising Only Over Own Packaging Product Start Those Wanted Way]
I enjoy my work. I haven't been an actor for 30 years without getting pleasure out of the profession. Bela Lugosi
[ Actor Been Enjoy Getting Haven Out Pleasure Profession Without Work Years]
The pure connecting factor is that those of us who describe ourselves as feminists want equal rights for all people. Betty Buckley
[ Connecting Describe Equal Factor Feminists Ourselves Pure Rights Those Us Want]
With both Caddyshack and Vacation, it's not like the subjects were serious enough that they engaged my interest for another round. I love the characters, and the actors were great, but I didn't see the need to make another Vacation movie. Harold Ramis
[ Actors Another Both Characters Engaged Enough Great Interest Love Make Movie Need Round See Serious Subjects Vacation Were]
The rehearsal is where it all happens for an actor. Wayne Rogers
[ Actor Happens Rehearsal Where]
It makes it fun. When an actor plays a character, you want what that character wants. Otherwise it doesn't look authentic. So I really want to defeat Jimmy - I mean Jimmy as the character. Alan Alda
[ Actor Authentic Character Defeat Fun Jimmy Look Makes Mean Otherwise Plays Really Want Wants]
Gail didn't want me commenting on the opinion pages. I was hired by the news department and, despite the rabid assertions of the Times' enemies and detractors, the two really have nothing to do with each other. Daniel Okrent
[ Assertions Commenting Department Despite Each Enemies Hired News Nothing Opinion Other Pages Rabid Really Times Two Want]
One day I heard a speech of Hitler. In this speech he said that the German factory worker and the German labourer must make common cause with the German intellectual worker. Fritz Sauckel
[ Cause Common Day Factory German Heard Hitler Intellectual Labourer Make Must Said Speech Worker]
If I am not right for something there are many talented actors out there that will get it. Tara Strong
[ Actors Am Get Many Out Right Something Talented Will]
An actor is an actor is an actor. The less personality an actor has off stage the better. A blank canvas on which to draw the characters he plays. Arthur Lowe
[ Actor Better Blank Canvas Characters Draw Less Off Personality Plays Stage Which]
Actors often behave like children, and so we're taken for children. I want to be grown up. Jeremy Irons
[ Actors Behave Children Grown Often Taken Up Want]
I ended up an actor, did my first professional union gig in 1974, and I've been doing it ever since. Michael Ironside
[ Actor Been Did Doing Ended Ever First Gig Professional Since Union Up]
It was really really neat to make the movie because there were mentally challenged actors in the movie. So that was really really cool to work with them and they were always really happy, and they made everybody really happy on the set too. Dakota Fanning
[ Actors Always Because Challenged Cool Everybody Happy Made Make Mentally Movie Neat Really Set Them Too Were Work]
The difference between my generation of actors and their generation is that they were bigger than life. We are not bigger than life. Bruce Dern
[ Actors Between Bigger Difference Generation Life Than Their Were]
Gravity is a contributing factor in nearly 73 percent of all accidents involving falling objects. Dave Barry
[ Accidents Contributing Factor Falling Gravity Involving Nearly Objects Percent]
As far as my dreams go, all I want to do is be a working actor, and I happily achieved that. Lucas Grabeel
[ Achieved Actor Dreams Far Go Happily Want Working]
It is better for me to serve a charity as an actor or a voice, rather than at a luncheon being just a celebrity. Ben Kingsley
[ Actor Being Better Celebrity Charity Just Luncheon Rather Serve Than Voice]
I'm really an actor first. I'd love to do more straight plays. Shuler Hensley
[ Actor First Love More Plays Really Straight]
Antwone's story was a story of hope and that's what appealed to me. I needed hope myself at that time. I think all actors give up at some time and think they're never going to make it. Derek Luke
[ Actors Appealed Give Going Hope Make Myself Needed Never Some Story Think Time Up]
I've always wanted to work with Blair, and finally the timing was right. I have a tremendous amount of respect for him. I think he's a hugely underrated actor in Hollywood. Tyler Perry
[ Actor Always Amount Blair Finally Him Hollywood Hugely Respect Right Think Timing Tremendous Underrated Wanted Work]
Desperation is the perfume of the young actor. It's so satisfying to have gotten rid of it. If you keep smelling it, it can drive you crazy. In this business a lot of people go nuts, go eccentric, even end up dead from it. Not my plan. Uma Thurman
[ Actor Business Crazy Dead Desperation Drive Eccentric End Even Go Gotten Keep Lot Nuts Perfume Plan Rid Satisfying Smelling Up Young]
If I think too much about all of those Chinese factories where all the stuff in a Wal-Mart is made, I get that woozy feeling you get when you see ducks covered in crude oil. Doug Coupland
[ Chinese Covered Crude Ducks Factories Feeling Get Made Much Oil See Stuff Think Those Too Wal-Mart Where]
I'm a character actor so I've jumped around to all kinds of things. Joe Mantegna
[ Actor Around Character Jumped Kinds Things]
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. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Actors Changes Contributions Dialogue Hear Involving Know Levels Love Script Story Suggestions Their Want Whatever]
I became active in politics because I saw the possibility, if we all sat back and did nothing, of a world in which there would no longer be any stages for actors to act on. Helen Gahagan
[ Act Active Actors Any Back Became Because Did Longer Nothing Politics Possibility Sat Saw Stages Which World Would]
Good actors I've worked with all started out making faces in a mirror, and you keep making faces all your life. Bette Davis
[ Actors Faces Good Keep Life Making Mirror Out Started Worked Your]
My block was due to two overlapping factors: laziness and lack of discipline. Mary Garden
[ Block Discipline Due Factors Lack Laziness Overlapping Two]
Because we're actors we can pretend and fake it, but I'd rather the intimate investment was authentic. Keanu Reeves
[ Actors Authentic Because Fake Intimate Investment Pretend Rather]
Don't just view me as an actor. Terrence Howard
[ Actor Just View]
It is no coincidence that our country has not been attacked since 9-11. Our initiatives to protect the homeland and aggressively take the fight to the terrorists have been factors in that success. Roger Wicker
[ Aggressively Attacked Been Coincidence Country Factors Fight Homeland Initiatives Our Protect Since Success Take Terrorists]
I also want the chance to work with some of the best actors in the business, because that's where you can learn so much by just being on a set and getting a feel for how they approach their role and how they work with you. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Actors Also Approach Because Being Best Business Chance Feel Getting How Just Learn Much Role Set Some Their Want Where Work]
In terms of Cube I think he's very conscious of the technical aspect of the business whereas when you're just hired as an actor, you're not really secure in that part of your work and you're not really paying attention to where the camera. Nia Long
[ Actor Aspect Attention Business Camera Conscious Cube Hired Just Part Paying Really Secure Technical Terms Think Very Where Whereas Work Your]
With Animal Factory you'd think that because it's mostly interiors, you could shoot it anywhere. So we shot this in Philadelphia, and we had the cooperation of the prison system. Steve Buscemi
[ Animal Anywhere Because Cooperation Could Factory Had Interiors Mostly Philadelphia Prison Shoot Shot System Think]
The instinct to impersonate produces the actor; the desire to provide pleasure by impersonations produces the playwright; the desire to provide this pleasure with adequate characterization and dialogue memorable in itself produces dramatic literature. George P. Baker
[ Actor Adequate Characterization Desire Dialogue Dramatic Impersonate Impersonations Instinct Itself Literature Memorable Playwright Pleasure Produces Provide]
Ronnie Barker will forever be remembered as one of the great comic actors. John Major
[ Actors Barker Comic Forever Great Remembered Ronnie Will]
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries. Frank Capra
[ Actors Audience Cried Cries Drama Made Mistakes Thought]
I think in both of those situations, it's important as an actor to learn, despite the success I had as a kid, that it's important to understand what it means to be a small fish in a big pond. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actor Big Both Despite Fish Had Important Kid Learn Means Pond Situations Small Success Think Those Understand]
It was just like Howlin' Wolf. Once you arrive at the point that you understand it, the emotional factor is darker than some of the saddest blues stuff. Robert Quine
[ Arrive Blues Darker Emotional Factor Just Once Point Saddest Some Stuff Than Understand Wolf]
I don't like to repeat myself as an actor. Joe Lando
[ Actor Myself Repeat]
I feel my job as an actor is to explore all sides of humanity. Kyra Sedgwick
[ Actor Explore Feel Humanity Job Sides]
That may be a factor because we are the older show; we have been on the air for a while. Is it our day? Is it time to hang it up? But it seems that the show still continues, and we still enjoy being here. And that's a very important element. Mark-Paul Gosselaar
[ Air Because Been Being Continues Day Element Enjoy Factor Hang Here Important May Older Our Seems Show Still Time Up Very While]
I'm an actor, that's my contribution. Glenn Close
[ Actor Contribution]
A critical factor in its success was that the X developers were willing to give the sources away for free in accordance with the hacker ethic, and able to distribute them over the Internet. Eric S. Raymond
[ Able Accordance Away Critical Developers Distribute Ethic Factor Free Give Hacker Internet Over Sources Success Them Were Willing]
Michael Caine is a movie star, but he's also a great actor. I can't say that about every movie star. It's the concentration he has. Norman Jewison
[ Actor Also Concentration Every Great Michael Movie Say Star]
The United States is the greatest law factory the world has ever known. Charles Evans Hughes
[ Ever Factory Greatest Known Law States United World]
From that moment on I knew my profession in life was and has remained until today an actor's life. Leon Askin
[ Actor Knew Life Moment Profession Remained Today Until]
I'm not a celebrity. I don't call myself a celebrity. I'm an actor. Sophia Bush
[ Actor Call Celebrity Myself]
The United Nations remains our most important global actor. These days we are continuously reminded of the enormous responsibility of the Security Council to uphold international peace and stability. Anna Lindh
[ Actor Continuously Council Days Enormous Global Important International Most Nations Our Peace Remains Reminded Responsibility Security Stability These United Uphold]
When you know your cast well and their strengths and weaknesses, you can start writing for them, just the way Shakespeare wrote for his actors. Stephen Sondheim
[ Actors Cast His Just Know Shakespeare Start Strengths Their Them Way Weaknesses Well Writing Wrote Your]
Disney has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears him up. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Actor Best Casting Disney Him Just Tears Up]
I think all great actors - and I don't classify myself as one of them, incidentally - but I think all great actors listen well and I've learned that from a lot of the very good actors with whom I've worked - to really listen to what people say. John Frankenheimer
[ Actors Classify Good Great Incidentally Learned Listen Lot Myself Really Say Them Think Very Well Whom Worked]
As an actor, you ask yourself what you can do to put yourself in a position where you can play that role. Jeremy Northam
[ Actor Ask Play Position Put Role Where Yourself]
Look, I'm not odd. I'm just trying to be an actor; not a movie star, an actor. Montgomery Clift
[ Actor Just Look Movie Odd Star Trying]
An actor really is a kind of intermediary between an audience and the piece, whether it's a play or movie. Christopher Walken
[ Actor Audience Between Kind Movie Piece Play Really Whether]
Apple was our benefactor at starting General Magic, but about a year later decided they would rather BE General Magic and tried to make us blink out of existence... which we eventually did, but it took a few years. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Benefactor Blink Decided Did Eventually Existence Few General Later Magic Make Our Out Rather Starting Took Tried Us Which Would Year Years]
I mean, the question actors most often get asked is how they can bear saying the same things over and over again, night after night, but God knows the answer to that is, don't we all anyway; might as well get paid for it. Richard Brinsley Sheridan
[ Actors After Again Answer Anyway Asked Bear Get God How Knows Mean Might Most Night Often Over Paid Question Same Saying Things Well]
I do think that good actors can do any part. It doesn't mean that they are the best ones to do it. Richard Gere
[ Actors Any Best Good Mean Ones Part Think]
As an actor I kind of do. I started out doing voice overs in the mid 80s when I was in grad school. Thomas Haden Church
[ Actor Doing Grad Kind Mid Out School Started Voice]
I had great faith in Irish actors, that they'd be hip to the whole theatre thing, and they are. I had no illusions of coming over here as some kind of big shot. It's been a learning experience for me too. Christopher Meloni
[ Actors Been Big Coming Experience Faith Great Had Here Hip Illusions Irish Kind Learning Over Shot Some Theatre Thing Too Whole]
It's just people should realize that the celebrity aspect of being an actor is very rarely enjoyable for people like me who would always rather go unnoticed and disappear into the crowd. Winona Ryder
[ Actor Always Aspect Being Celebrity Crowd Disappear Enjoyable Go Into Just Rarely Rather Realize Should Unnoticed Very Would]
I think all those actors from that generation, like Bogart - they were wonderful actors. They didn't act. They just came on and they did it, and the characters were wonderful. Anthony Hopkins
[ Act Actors Bogart Came Characters Did Generation Just Think Those Were Wonderful]
I'm a good actor in that sense for directors because I always do what they say. Alex Cox
[ Actor Always Because Directors Good Say Sense]
John Goodman is more that just a big guy, he's a wonderful actor. Gene Siskel
[ Actor Big Goodman Guy John Just More Wonderful]
They will take a role that scares them over a role that doesn't. That's another thing I like about actors. James Lipton
[ Actors Another Over Role Scares Take Them Thing Will]
If you were a kid actor, if you had any plans of being an actor as an adult, you were really barking up the wrong tree. Susan Olsen
[ Actor Adult Any Barking Being Had Kid Plans Really Tree Up Were Wrong]
I want to prove a point. That point is, actors are artists, not narcissists necessarily. William Hurt
[ Actors Artists Necessarily Point Prove Want]
I've always slightly worried the kids who play football around my house. They know I'm an actor, but felt sorry for me because they'd never seen anything I've done. Bill Nighy
[ Actor Always Anything Around Because Done Felt Football House Kids Know Never Play Seen Slightly Sorry Worried]
If I went to work in a factory the first thing I'd do is join a union. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Factory First Join Thing Union Went Work]
I know what actors fear, what they like; I know how to get things out of them and I listen to them better, since I've been there. Joan Chen
[ Actors Been Better Fear Get How Know Listen Out Since Them Things]
The best research for playing a drunk is being a British actor for 20 years. Michael Caine
[ Actor Being Best British Drunk Playing Research Years]
Acting is not a mystery. There's nothing that I know that other actors don't know. We all act, we're all actors, we all know the same thing. The only thing that separates us is experience. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Act Acting Actors Experience Know Mystery Nothing Only Other Same Separates Thing Us]
I don't know how it is now but the assistant stage manager had to understudy several parts. You had to be ready to go on at any time if the actor couldn't make it to the play. I didn't think anything of it. Glenn Ford
[ Actor Any Anything Assistant Go Had How Know Make Manager Now Parts Play Ready Several Stage Think Time]
Music and language are a vital element. We, as actors and directors, offer it to people who want to experience it. Sometimes the actual meaning is less important than the words themselves. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Actual Directors Element Experience Important Language Less Meaning Music Offer Sometimes Than Themselves Vital Want Words]
It'd be disingenuous to say I don't like attention - I'm an actor for God's sake - and it's flattering and all, but attention was never my big goal. I just like to work and have a good time. Paul Giamatti
[ Actor Attention Big Disingenuous Flattering Goal God Good Just Never Sake Say Time Work]
I've always been terrified about being bored. I always think being bored is the worst thing. The only strategic decision I ever made as an actor was to try and make each job as different as possible. Alfred Molina
[ Actor Always Been Being Bored Decision Different Each Ever Job Made Make Only Possible Strategic Terrified Thing Think Try Worst]
When I was 18 I went to college for two years and didn't work for a year which was essential for me, because my identity had been so influenced by my being an actor and I think I just needed to discover what it was to be myself, divorced from all that responsibility. Claire Danes
[ Actor Because Been Being College Discover Divorced Essential Had Identity Influenced Just Myself Needed Responsibility Think Two Went Which Work Year Years]
The hardest job an actor can do is all this pretend, all this screaming and being scared for your life. Kirsten Dunst
[ Actor Being Hardest Job Life Pretend Scared Screaming Your]
All the things that happen to people in the industry today, the actors, what they have to put up with, all the people wanting to know every single moment of their lives - I think it's really sad. Tab Hunter
[ Actors Every Happen Industry Know Lives Moment Put Really Sad Single Their Things Think Today Up Wanting]
I was an actor before becoming a comedian. Shelley Berman
[ Actor Becoming Before Comedian]
All actors do that. Should do that and do that. For the most part. I say all actors. I'm exaggerating, but you know who does and who doesn't. Vince is a wonderful young actor who knows his work and did a beautiful job on this film. Harvey Keitel
[ Actor Actors Beautiful Did Does Exaggerating Film His Job Know Knows Most Part Say Should Vince Wonderful Work Young]
Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of popular mythology since the Greeks. Alistair Cooke
[ Factory Flourishing Greeks Grew Hollywood Most Mythology Popular Since]
The only line that's wrong in Shakespeare is 'holding a mirror up to nature.' You hold a magnifying glass up to nature. As an actor you just enlarge it enough so that your audience can identify with the situation. If it were a mirror, we would have no art. Montgomery Clift
[ Actor Art Audience Enlarge Enough Glass Hold Holding Identify Just Line Magnifying Mirror Nature Only Shakespeare Situation Up Were Would Wrong Your]
My Mom and Dad did it pretty good, so I know it can work. The foremost thing I would say about working with Robin and Sean is that they were devoted to this project and devoted to their characters. You can't ask for any more from talented actors like that. Nick Cassavetes
[ Actors Any Ask Characters Dad Devoted Did Foremost Good Know Mom More Pretty Project Robin Say Sean Talented Their Thing Were Work Working Would]
In the practical world of computing, it is rather uncommon that a program, once it performs correctly and satisfactorily, remains unchanged forever. Niklaus Wirth Computers
[ Computing Correctly Forever Once Performs Practical Program Rather Remains Unchanged Uncommon World]
Boundaries are actually the main factor in space, just as the present, another boundary, is the main factor in time. Eduardo Chillida
[ Actually Another Boundaries Boundary Factor Just Main Present Space Time]
Actors die so loud. Henry Miller
[ Actors Die Loud]
When you consider that you're a character that doesn't speak, but you've still got to react to the other actors, you've got to make a noise of some kind. Peter Mayhew
[ Actors Character Consider Got Kind Make Noise Other React Some Speak Still]
Seems to me that this business, for actors anyway, is not so much about whether or not you do good work. It's about whether or not you get the chance to do good work. Hugh Laurie
[ Actors Anyway Business Chance Get Good Much Seems Whether Work]
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage. Charlie Chaplin
[ Actors Audiences Fad Live Movies Really See Stage Want]
You have to pretend to live in those clothes that they lived in, to live within the climate that they had then. You have to imagine with the help, obviously, of all the other technicians that are around - the writer, the director, the other actors. Derek Jacobi
[ Actors Around Climate Clothes Director Had Help Imagine Live Lived Obviously Other Pretend Technicians Then Those Within Writer]
I mean, Joel talks to the actors more than I do and I probably do production stuff a little more than he does. Ethan Coen
[ Actors Does Joel Little Mean More Probably Production Stuff Talks Than]
They had some really cool rigged cars and things that were different that they would tow behind the camera car that were actually on these trailers that manipulated side to side and stuff like they were getting hit, and actually put the actor right in the middle of the chase. David R. Ellis
[ Actor Actually Behind Camera Car Cars Chase Cool Different Getting Had Hit Manipulated Middle Put Really Rigged Right Side Some Stuff These Things Tow Trailers Were Would]
A brick layer, lays bricks... I'm an Actor, that's what I do. Michael Chiklis
[ Actor Brick Bricks Layer Lays]
I'm an actor... I do a job and I go home. Why are you interested in me? You don't ask a truck driver about his job. James Gandolfini
[ Actor Ask Driver Go His Home Interested Job Truck Why]
I see little alteration at Lyons since I formerly passed through it. Its manufactories are, nevertheless, flourishing, though less improvement than could be expected is visible in the external aspect of the place. Marguerite Gardiner
[ Alteration Aspect Could Expected External Flourishing Formerly Improvement Less Little Nevertheless Passed Place See Since Than Though Through Visible]
There isn't a switch that I turn on. I'm an actor. This is what I do. Anthony Anderson
[ Actor Switch Turn]
It's the actors who are prepared to make fools of themselves who are usually the ones who come to mean something to the audience. Christian Bale
[ Actors Audience Come Fools Make Mean Ones Prepared Something Themselves Usually]
I have never understood that. I come from a place where the press makes or breaks an actor and it is more of a teamwork relationship. Michelle Trachtenberg
[ Actor Breaks Come Makes More Never Place Press Relationship Teamwork Understood Where]
Showtime has given new, young filmmakers - black, white, across the board - an opportunity to make films, as well as actors who want to cross over into directing. Morris Chestnut
[ Across Actors Black Board Cross Directing Filmmakers Films Given Into Make New Opportunity Over Showtime Want Well White Young]
I actually started as a model builder and quickly progressed into production design, which made sense because I could draw and paint. But I kept watching that guy over there who was moving the actors around and setting up the shots. James Cameron
[ Actors Actually Around Because Builder Could Design Draw Guy Into Kept Made Model Moving Over Paint Production Progressed Quickly Sense Setting Shots Started Up Watching Which]
I'm really in no danger of being perceived as a famous movie actor! Lyle Lovett
[ Actor Being Danger Famous Movie Perceived Really]
Before 1972, no actors got residuals. They just got paid. No residuals. John Ratzenberger
[ Actors Before Got Just Paid Residuals]
Actors search for rejection. If they don't get it they reject themselves. Charlie Chaplin
[ Actors Get Reject Rejection Search Themselves]
I have been an actor now for 40 years having worked in over 10 countries and three languages. Nick Mancuso
[ Actor Been Countries Having Languages Now Over Three Worked Years]
Do you know how many plastic surgeries are done to the actors and actresses in Hollywood? Joseph Jackson
[ Actors Actresses Done Hollywood How Know Many Plastic Surgeries]
Since the reduction of risk factors is the scientific basis for primary prevention, the World Health Organization promotes the development of an integrated strategy for prevention of several diseases, rather than focusing on individual ones. Gro Harlem Brundtland
[ Basis Development Diseases Factors Focusing Health Individual Integrated Ones Organization Prevention Primary Promotes Rather Reduction Risk Scientific Several Since Strategy Than World]
I decided to become an actor because I was failing in school and I needed the credits. Dustin Hoffman
[ Actor Because Become Credits Decided Failing Needed School]
The great actors we had came from the actor-manager theaters. Not only did they create a team, they were the generals working with the soldiers. Steven Berkoff
[ Actors Came Create Did Generals Great Had Only Soldiers Team Theaters Were Working]
I work primarily for the camera-it's not something I really talk about a lot, but it's part of the way I am as a movie actor. The camera is my girl, as it were. Terence Stamp
[ Actor Am Camera Girl Lot Movie Part Primarily Really Something Talk Way Were Work]
It took me a long time to realize that you have to have a bit of an interlanguage with actors. You have to give them something that they can act with. James Cameron
[ Act Actors Bit Give Long Realize Something Them Time Took]
Iowa is home to teachers, farmers, lawyers, factory workers, and many others who work hard every day to provide the best for their families and their future. Leonard Boswell
[ Best Day Every Factory Families Farmers Future Hard Home Iowa Lawyers Many Others Provide Teachers Their Work Workers]
I'm a character actress, plain and simple... Who can worry about a career? Have a life. Movie stars have careers - actors work, and then they don't work, and then they work again. Frances McDormand
[ Actors Actress Again Career Careers Character Life Movie Plain Simple Stars Then Work Worry]
After filming I like to go home and lie down with my daughter and have a glass of wine so I don't really socialize with the other actors. Izabella Scorupco
[ Actors After Daughter Down Filming Glass Go Home Lie Other Really Socialize Wine]
And, of course, millions of us cross the border to work in US homes and gardens and factories and carpentry shops and restaurants, and if you go to a restaurant pretty much anywhere in the United States, the chances are that the dishes will be washed by a Mexican. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Anywhere Border Carpentry Chances Course Cross Dishes Factories Gardens Go Homes Mexican Millions Much Pretty Restaurant Restaurants Shops States United Us Washed Will Work]
I like to consider myself an actor who just happens to be Hispanic. Mario Lopez
[ Actor Consider Happens Hispanic Just Myself]
I demanded two weeks of rehearsal because to me as an actor, that's the most important time. Christine Lahti
[ Actor Because Demanded Important Most Rehearsal Time Two Weeks]
Those offers come in now and again. They're not knocking down my door. I'm only an old character actor, and I'm not needed. Carroll O'Connor
[ Actor Again Character Come Door Down Knocking Needed Now Offers Old Only Those]
I don't like shows, I don't like to put on a show, I just really want to work intimately with my actors. Sam Raimi
[ Actors Intimately Just Put Really Show Shows Want Work]
Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor, or a producer, or a writer, or a director, or an agent, or... So everybody understands the hours. Julie Benz
[ Actor Agent Angeles Director Everybody Hours Los Oh Producer Understands Well Writer]
The applause is a celebration not only of the actors but also of the audience. It constitutes a shared moment of delight. John Charles Polanyi
[ Actors Also Applause Audience Celebration Constitutes Delight Moment Only Shared]
Pork was in 1971, and I stopped hanging out at The Factory by like 1973. Harvey Fierstein
[ Factory Hanging Out Pork Stopped]
I'm only interested in being a good actor and in being remembered for my best films, not for the way I look. But it seems inevitable in this line of work that I have to care about the way I look without getting obsessed about it. Kevin Costner
[ Actor Being Best Care Films Getting Good Inevitable Interested Line Look Obsessed Only Remembered Seems Way Without Work]
I feel like I'm the most well-adjusted character on the show, even though I'm sure the other actors would tell you the same thing about their characters. Thomas Lennon
[ Actors Character Characters Even Feel Most Other Same Show Sure Tell Their Thing Though Well-Adjusted Would]
I became an actor so I didn't have to be myself. Mark Ruffalo
[ Actor Became Myself]
I know actors come around and they always talk like that, but I don't do publicity if I don't like the film. Barbara Hershey
[ Actors Always Around Come Film Know Publicity Talk]
If you want to be truly successful invest in yourself to get the knowledge you need to find your unique factor. When you find it and focus on it and persevere your success will blossom. Sydney Madwed
[ Blossom Factor Find Focus Get Invest Knowledge Need Persevere Success Successful Truly Unique Want Will Your Yourself]
The way I teach people to sing... I have them talk the lyric out until it sounds like something they really believe, like an actor with a monologue. Margaret Whiting
[ Actor Believe Lyric Monologue Out Really Sing Something Sounds Talk Teach Them Until Way]
I'm really a director's actor. I rely heavily on a director. Patricia Clarkson
[ Actor Director Heavily Really Rely]
There are actors who spend 20 years working and still don't achieve what I've achieved so quickly. So I think my only course of action is to work as hard as I can, not just for the sake of the film, but also to prove to these people that I do have talent. Zhang Ziyi
[ Achieve Achieved Action Actors Also Course Film Hard Just Only Prove Quickly Sake Spend Still Talent These Think Work Working Years]
Music is my main goal, but I'm not going to rush a record out. There are so many actors who have come out with albums these days. I don't want to do it because it's the thing to do. I want to wait until the time is right. River Phoenix
[ Actors Albums Because Come Days Goal Going Main Many Music Out Record Right Rush These Thing Time Until Wait Want]
I only worked on Men of Honor for three weeks, but I walked away with so much. Because Bob is the kind of actor who gives you the opportunity to really go there. And we really had to go there. I mean, we were both playing drunks. Charlize Theron
[ Actor Away Because Bob Both Drunks Gives Go Had Honor Kind Mean Men Much Only Opportunity Playing Really Three Walked Weeks Were Worked]
My closest friend is canine. I have precious few close friends, and most of them are not actors. Judd Nelson
[ Actors Close Closest Few Friend Friends Most Precious Them]
France generates a significant part of its energy requirements from fission reactors and these have achieved a perfect safety record. We build ours all differently. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Achieved Build Differently Energy Fission France Generates Ours Part Perfect Reactors Record Requirements Safety Significant These]
I have friends who are leading men, and they're only ever allowed to play leading men of a certain type. But as a character actor, there's a wider variety of projects available. On the big Hollywood films, all they care about is having their lead in place, so it's actually easier for someone like me to slip in. And I'm happy to do so. Eddie Marsan
[ Actor Actually Allowed Available Big Care Certain Character Easier Ever Films Friends Happy Having Hollywood Lead Leading Men Only Place Play Projects Slip Someone Their Type Variety Wider]
The best actors do not let the wheels show. Milan Kundera
[ Actors Best Show Wheels]
It's the same with people knowing absolutely everything there is to know about an actor. I actually think the more personal information you have about an actor, the more you have to carve out for yourself when you go to a movie and see them in it. Holly Hunter
[ Absolutely Actor Actually Carve Everything Go Information Know Knowing More Movie Out Personal Same See Them Think Yourself]
The play is one of the very few pieces of great dramatic and comic writing that I have read in a long, long time. I was drawn to it because of the power of the writing, which gives me the actor a chance to explore many facets of myself. Linda Lavin
[ Actor Because Chance Comic Dramatic Drawn Explore Facets Few Gives Great Long Many Myself Pieces Play Power Read Time Very Which Writing]
Several of the actors I've had the good fortune of working with stand out in my mind as 'ultimate'. I guess the obvious would be Tom Hanks, because he really is as fun and as genuine as he comes across in his films and interviews. Barry Pepper
[ Across Actors Because Comes Films Fortune Fun Genuine Good Guess Had Hanks His Interviews Mind Obvious Out Really Several Stand Tom Ultimate Working Would]
I have, I think to do a play a year is very good if you can afford the time and the energy because it's difficult to do, it's really the actors medium of course, because you're really out there and nobody's yelling cut so, yeah I have. David Naughton
[ Actors Afford Because Course Cut Difficult Energy Good Medium Nobody Out Play Really Think Time Very Yeah Year Yelling]
In the Second World War, they're talking about the Japanese traitors and putting them into concentration camps. But companies like DuPont had factories in Germany turning out stuff for the German Army. Rob Walton
[ Army Camps Companies Concentration Dupont Factories German Germany Had Into Japanese Out Putting Second Stuff Talking Them Traitors Turning War World]
I look for things that are going to challenge me as an actor. Devon Sawa
[ Actor Challenge Going Look Things]
I, also, found the opportunity to work with the actors extremely gratifying and rewarding. Janine Turner
[ Actors Also Extremely Found Gratifying Opportunity Rewarding Work]
I've turned my guest house into this little studio, and we have actors come over and do readings. Jeff Goldblum
[ Actors Come Guest House Into Little Over Readings Studio Turned]
Last summer a second unit production crew went to France and shot scenes for several of this season's episodes. They shot costumed actors in and around real castles and landmarks, we couldn't possibly have duplicated here in Hollywood. Vic Morrow
[ Actors Around Castles Crew Duplicated Episodes France Here Hollywood Landmarks Last Possibly Production Real Scenes Season Second Several Shot Summer Unit Went]
The actor is concerned with his own bit of it, but the director's somehow trying to work the whole thing into a much bigger picture. It's like conducting an orchestra. Roland Joffe
[ Actor Bigger Bit Concerned Conducting Director His Into Much Orchestra Own Picture Somehow Thing Trying Whole Work]
I'm not in the business of becoming famous. And that's the advice I give to younger aspiring actors. Work onstage and do the little roles. In the end it's not important to be seen. It's important to do. There's a lot of disappointment in this business, but my family keeps me grounded. Kristen Bell
[ Actors Advice Aspiring Becoming Business Disappointment End Family Famous Give Grounded Important Keeps Little Lot Onstage Roles Seen Work Younger]
I started to act in highschool and became a professional actor at 19. Nick Mancuso
[ Act Actor Became Professional Started]
My cameraman and I devised a method, which we started using from my second film, which applies mainly to day scenes shot in the studio, where we used bounced light instead of direct light. We agreed with this thing of four or five shadows following the actors is dreadful. Satyajit Ray
[ Actors Agreed Applies Bounced Cameraman Day Devised Direct Dreadful Film Five Following Four Instead Light Mainly Method Scenes Second Shadows Shot Started Studio Thing Used Using Where Which]
The director sent for me for Tarzan. I climbed the tree and walked out on a limb. The next day I was told I was an actor. Johnny Weissmuller
[ Actor Climbed Day Director Limb Next Out Sent Tarzan Told Tree Walked]
It's incredibly moving to hear some of our greatest actors performing Shakespeare. Judi Dench
[ Actors Greatest Hear Incredibly Moving Our Performing Shakespeare Some]
I like most of the Humphrey Bogart movies because they had to act then, and they acted very well. Edward G. Robinson is probably the best actor I've ever seen on the movies. Patrick Macnee
[ Act Acted Actor Because Best Bogart Edward Ever Had Humphrey Most Movies Probably Robinson Seen Then Very Well]
As an actor, you can do what you want with your role. That's why they hire you; to take the role and make it real. Ice T
[ Actor Hire Make Real Role Take Want Why Your]
I didn't feel compromised as an actor, and allowed other people's fingerprints all over that aspect. Gregory Harrison
[ Actor Allowed Aspect Compromised Feel Fingerprints Other Over]
I consider myself a very lucky actor that, approaching 60, I'm still employed and employable. John Lithgow
[ Actor Approaching Consider Employed Lucky Myself Still Very]
I didn't do this for the President. When I had this opportunity, not only was it work, but it was something that I could do, as an actor, for the victims and their families. Something I could give back. Timothy Bottoms
[ Actor Back Could Families Give Had Only Opportunity President Something Their Victims Work]
Yes, it is a rehearsed show, yes, it was analogy of going to see a play at the theatre, where everything has to be in place and whole things, everything being works, all works together to get the best effect you know it's more like an actor learning a part. John Deacon
[ Actor Analogy Being Best Effect Everything Get Going Know Learning More Part Place Play Rehearsed See Show Theatre Things Together Where Whole Works Yes]
There are thus great swathes of the past where understanding is more important and reputable than judgement, because the principal actors performed in line with the ideas and values of that time, not of ours. Douglas Hurd
[ Actors Because Great Ideas Important Judgement Line More Ours Past Performed Principal Reputable Than Thus Time Understanding Values Where]
The thing about Canada is, you're not really considered a Canadian actor unless you do something with the CBC. Lexa Doig
[ Actor Canada Canadian Considered Really Something Thing Unless]
We have to be vulnerable as actors, but we have to protect ourselves. Glenn Close
[ Actors Ourselves Protect Vulnerable]
I've got the best of all worlds. It's every actor's dream to wake up in New York City and go to an acting job rather than to a restaurant to wash dirty dishes. And I live so close to the studios that I ride my bike to work. Christopher Meloni
[ Acting Actor Best Bike City Close Dirty Dishes Dream Every Go Got Job Live New Rather Restaurant Ride Studios Than Up Wake Wash Work Worlds York]
When I am cast in a movie where I feel that the woman's part is more interesting, I usually start thinking about Spencer Tracy and Fred Astaire. They seem to be the most clear actors when working with women. Jack Nicholson
[ Actors Am Astaire Cast Clear Feel Fred Interesting More Most Movie Part Seem Spencer Start Thinking Tracy Usually Where Woman Women Working]
When I first started out, I was a bad actor. Harrison Ford
[ Actor Bad First Out Started]
I am still seeking to become firmly established as an actor. DeForest Kelley
[ Actor Am Become Established Firmly Seeking Still]
Twice a week I would receive injections or IV's of Factor VIII which clotted the blood and then broke it down. Ryan White
[ Blood Broke Down Factor Injections Iv Receive Then Twice Week Which Would]
A lot of male actors are method actors and they become the characters which they both were. Izabella Scorupco
[ Actors Become Both Characters Lot Male Method Were Which]
But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the rest of my life in a factory was real depressing. So the idea that I could become a musician opened up some possibilities I didn't see otherwise. Wayne Kramer Teen
[ Become Could Depressing Factory Idea Life Musician Opened Otherwise Possibilities Real Rest See Some Spending Teenager Up]
So I find the fascination, the love, the incredible skill and everything to do with acting, writing plays, and doing them, just darling. Lovely. I love actors. Patrick Macnee
[ Acting Actors Darling Doing Everything Fascination Find Incredible Just Love Lovely Plays Skill Them Writing]
I was an original member of the Actors' Studio. Eli Wallach
[ Actors Member Original Studio]
I wish I were a character actor. Of course, if I played hockey without a mask, I could become one. Michael Vartan
[ Actor Become Character Could Course Hockey Mask Played Were Wish Without]
We are not the originators of the story. I think it's actually the opposite when you're an actor. You're telling somebody else's story. Jessica Lange
[ Actor Actually Else Opposite Somebody Story Telling Think]
Creation is dominated by three absolutely different factors: First, nature, which works upon us by its laws; second, the artist, who creates a spiritual contact with nature and his materials; third, the medium of expression through which the artist translates his inner world. Hans Hofmann
[ Absolutely Artist Contact Creates Creation Different Dominated Expression Factors First His Inner Laws Materials Medium Nature Second Spiritual Third Three Through Translates Upon Us Which Works World]
Very often the Group actor is a critic when he's acting and an actor when he's criticizing. Elia Kazan
[ Acting Actor Critic Criticizing Group Often Very]
You can take wonderfully talented actors, wonderfully talented writers and producers, and, uh, do a wonderful show!... but if it doesn't hit with the public in two minutes, it's bye-bye. Charlotte Rae
[ Actors Hit Minutes Producers Public Show Take Talented Two Uh Wonderful Wonderfully Writers]
Our demands are simple, normal, and therefore they are difficult to satisfy. All we ask is that an actor on the stage live in accordance with natural laws. Konstantin Stanislavisky
[ Accordance Actor Ask Demands Difficult Laws Live Natural Normal Our Satisfy Simple Stage Therefore]
As a director, I also get to sit and watch actors and learn from them in a way that I don't get to do when I'm just acting. Stanley Tucci
[ Acting Actors Also Director Get Just Learn Sit Them Watch Way]
I only work with actors who take full responsibility for their characters. Jonathan Demme
[ Actors Characters Full Only Responsibility Take Their Work]
If you talk to any of my Democratic colleagues who lost that year, they would tell that gun control was one of the major contributory factors in the loss of their seats. John Dingell
[ Any Colleagues Contributory Control Democratic Factors Gun Loss Lost Major Seats Talk Tell Their Would Year]
Christina Ricci is amazing, the most professional actor I think I've ever met. You can be chatting with her and when they call action, she's right there. Lisa Kudrow
[ Action Actor Amazing Call Chatting Christina Ever Her Met Most Professional Right She Think]
The artist is seen like a producer of commodities, like a factory that turns our refrigerators. Sol LeWitt
[ Artist Commodities Factory Our Producer Seen Turns]
I hate this fast growing tendency to chain men to machines in big factories and deprive them of all joy in their efforts - the plan will lead to cheap men and cheap products. Richard Wagner
[ Big Chain Cheap Deprive Efforts Factories Fast Growing Hate Joy Lead Machines Men Plan Products Tendency Their Them Will]
My father was a waiter basically, and when I got my first professional job as an actor, I left a job that he found me for half the amount of money. So anyone would think that they're stupid, that that would be a stupid move. Alfred Molina
[ Actor Amount Anyone Basically Father First Found Got Half Job Left Money Move Professional Stupid Think Waiter Would]
Gary Oldman is impossible to steal a movie from. He's such a great actor, he's off the hook. I love him. Kevin Bacon
[ Actor Gary Great Him Hook Impossible Love Movie Off Oldman Steal Such]
I began acting at age eight, but if you don't stay on your game then people pass on you. Being on a show, it's a little easy to get comfortable, so I'm trying to get back on it. I'm taking some acting classes and watching movies, and I'm just trying to stay up with other actors. Jason Dohring
[ Acting Actors Age Back Began Being Classes Comfortable Easy Eight Game Get Just Little Movies Other Pass Show Some Stay Taking Then Trying Up Watching Your]
The majority of directors I've worked with didn't know how to talk to actors. Stanley Tucci
[ Actors Directors How Know Majority Talk Worked]
That's driven by any number of factors, the most prominent of which have been the combat experience of two major campaigns - one in Afghanistan and the other in Iraq - and the ongoing demands of the global war on terrorism. Stephen Cambone
[ Afghanistan Any Been Campaigns Combat Demands Driven Experience Factors Global Iraq Major Most Number Ongoing Other Prominent Terrorism Two War Which]
To me, a sex scene in a movie generally means a gratuitous scene that doesn't serve the story but gives a kind of excuse - we've got these two actors, we want to see them naked, so let's bring in the music and the soft light. Joseph Gordon-Levitt
[ Actors Bring Excuse Generally Gives Got Gratuitous Kind Light Means Movie Music Naked Scene See Serve Sex Soft Story Them These Two Want]
The most disastrous phenomenon of the current situation is the factor that imperialism is employing for its own ends all the powers of the proletariat, all of its institutions and weapons, which its fighting vanguard has created for its war of liberation. Clara Zetkin
[ Created Current Disastrous Employing Ends Factor Fighting Imperialism Institutions Liberation Most Own Phenomenon Powers Proletariat Situation Vanguard War Weapons Which]
I've been nominated twice before as actor in a leading part. Now I'm nominated as actor in a supporting part. If I don't win, I'll just wait until I'm nominated for being in the theater during the show. Do they have one like that? Alan Alda
[ Actor Been Before Being During Just Leading Nominated Now Part Show Supporting Theater Twice Until Wait Win]
Actresses can get outrageously precious about the way they look. That's not what life's about. If you starve yourself to the point where your brain cells shrivel, you will never do good work. And if you're overly conscious of your arms flapping in the wind, how can you look the other actor in the eye to respond to them? Cate Blanchett
[ Actor Actresses Arms Brain Cells Conscious Eye Get Good How Life Look Never Other Overly Point Precious Respond Starve Them Way Where Will Wind Work Your Yourself]
Disapproval is a very important factor in all progress. There has really never been any progress without it. James H. Breasted
[ Any Been Disapproval Factor Important Never Progress Really Very Without]
I'm involved with Recording Artists and Actors Against Drunk Driving. I'm also involved with most children's causes, because children can't help the environment they're in. Judd Nelson
[ Actors Against Also Artists Because Causes Children Driving Drunk Environment Help Involved Most Recording]
The long version of the play is actually an easier version to follow. In all of the cut versions the intense speeches are cut too close together for the audience and the actors. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Actually Audience Close Cut Easier Follow Intense Long Play Speeches Together Too Version Versions]
When you choose to be an actor, you are going against the odds. Olivia Wilde
[ Actor Against Choose Going Odds]
Dysfunctional families have sired a number of pretty good actors. Gene Hackman
[ Actors Dysfunctional Families Good Number Pretty]
I'm the sort of actor who likes to talk about what we're going to do. Donald Pleasence
[ Actor Going Likes Sort Talk]
The pull, the attraction of history, is in our human nature. What makes us tick? Why do we do what we do? How much is luck the deciding factor? David McCullough
[ Attraction Deciding Factor History How Human Luck Makes Much Nature Our Pull Tick Us Why]
I have daughters who are writers and actors but no musicians. Rosanne Cash
[ Actors Daughters Musicians Writers]
Before you start some work, always ask yourself three questions - Why am I doing it, What the results might be and Will I be successful. Only when you think deeply and find satisfactory answers to these questions, go ahead. Chanakya
[ Ahead Always Am Answers Ask Before Deeply Doing Find Go Might Only Questions Results Satisfactory Some Start Successful These Think Three Why Will Work Yourself]
I have considered myself a mature actor. DeForest Kelley
[ Actor Considered Mature Myself]
I suspect there isn't an actor alive who was able to truthfully answer his family's questions after his first day's activity in his future profession. Simone Signoret
[ Able Activity Actor After Alive Answer Day Family First Future His Profession Questions Suspect Truthfully]
The other advantage is that in conventional manufacturing processes, it takes a long time for a factory to produce an amount of product equal to its own weight. With molecular machines, the time required would be something more like a minute. K. Eric Drexler
[ Advantage Amount Conventional Equal Factory Long Machines Manufacturing Minute Molecular More Other Own Processes Produce Product Required Something Takes Time Weight Would]
A White House dinner is the American family assembled, from labor leaders to billionaires, actors, architects, academicians and athletes. Hugh Sidey
[ Actors American Architects Assembled Athletes Billionaires Dinner Family House Labor Leaders White]
I know many great actors who have small heads. Catherine Keener
[ Actors Great Heads Know Many Small]
Harrison Ford - one of my favorite actors - has a wonderful sense of character and depth and uniqueness to him, yet he's able to just deliver the lines without putting any English on it. Thomas Jane
[ Able Actors Any Character Deliver Depth English Favorite Ford Harrison Him Just Lines Putting Sense Uniqueness Without Wonderful Yet]
I was already devouring literature and I was the ripe old age of 15 when I decided to be an actor. I just thought plays were the most fantastic way of expressing life. I thought I'd discovered Shakespeare - 'hey, there's a new guy in town, don't know if anyone's read him.' I was just excited about the whole thing, from day one. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ Actor Age Already Anyone Day Decided Discovered Excited Expressing Fantastic Guy Hey Him Just Know Life Literature Most New Old Plays Read Ripe Shakespeare Thing Thought Town Way Were Whole]
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. Mary Steenburgen
[ Actor Arrogance Because Better Certain Feel Look Make Maybe Paraphrase Script Simple Will Words]
Wong Kar Wai is a very intense character, very personable, and I believe in general he does not like and he would not want his actors to show their true looks and their true personality on screen. Andy Lau
[ Actors Believe Character Does General His Intense Looks Personality Screen Show Their True Very Want Would]
Then they started pulling me in and I was very resistant. All the other actors would be saying write more, more dialogue for me, and I'd always be saying 'No, less, less'. Peter Berg
[ Actors Always Dialogue Less More Other Pulling Resistant Saying Started Then Very Would Write]
We chose the actors thru a series of auditions when we started the show. Craig McCracken
[ Actors Auditions Chose Series Show Started Thru]
To have a songwriter that wrote so specifically what I felt to be true... I've never been much of an actor either. If something is real for me, then I can do it. Barry McGuire
[ Actor Been Either Felt Much Never Real Something Songwriter Specifically Then True Wrote]
Be very clear as to what your dream is. Nowadays it is fairly certain that 90 percent of all actors really just want to be rich and famous as the solution to all that ails. Dirk Benedict
[ Actors Ails Certain Clear Dream Fairly Famous Just Nowadays Percent Really Rich Solution Very Want Your]
I went from a guy, kind of a working actor, a supporting player, to magazine covers and being offered the studio pictures really quickly. Nobody was comfortable with it. I wasn't really comfortable with it. David Caruso
[ Actor Being Comfortable Covers Guy Kind Magazine Nobody Offered Pictures Player Quickly Really Studio Supporting Went Working]
My dad had been an actor... not only had my dad been an actor, but his dad had been an actor, and my great-grandfather had been an actor. And who knows before then? David Hyde Pierce
[ Actor Been Before Dad Had His Knows Only Then]
From 1980 to 1990, I shot more films than any other actor in the Screen Actors Guild, apart from Gene Hackman. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actor Actors Any Apart Films Gene Guild Hackman More Other Screen Shot Than]
Will and Tommy Lee are the only actors I've ever worked with where neither of them want to say any lines. Barry Sonnenfeld
[ Actors Any Ever Lee Lines Neither Only Say Them Tommy Want Where Will Worked]
I've only had good experiences with actors. Starring next to them and directing them, for the most part they're all inspiring, special people. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actors Directing Experiences Good Had Inspiring Most Next Only Part Special Starring Them]
Eventually, in '84, we made a film for a little over a million dollars - with American actors that was shot in English - that was shown in Finland A little action film called Born American. Renny Harlin
[ Action Actors American Born Called Dollars English Eventually Film Finland Little Made Million Over Shot Shown]
I've obviously made a very nice amount of money. I have a very nice lifestyle. I get to do what I love. Very few actors get to do that, and even fewer are lucky enough to work steadily for 24 years. Erika Slezak
[ Actors Amount Enough Even Few Fewer Get Lifestyle Love Lucky Made Money Nice Obviously Steadily Very Work Years]
Actors are very generous. Blythe Danner
[ Actors Generous Very]
I still feel like I'm trying to make it. It's hard to shed the struggling actor thing. Mark Ruffalo
[ Actor Feel Hard Make Shed Still Struggling Thing Trying]
Actors never retire, they just get less and less work. Desmond Llewelyn
[ Actors Get Just Less Never Retire Work]
Some of these things I saw in foreign films - African films, Cuban films - long before I decided to really go on this course as an actor. I started to think about what values I saw in those films that I wanted to bring to my projects. Danny Glover
[ Actor African Before Bring Course Cuban Decided Films Foreign Go Long Projects Really Saw Some Started These Things Think Those Values Wanted]
The difference between me and American-born actors is that I came here with the expectation of not being treated fairly. Joan Chen
[ Actors Being Between Came Difference Expectation Fairly Here Treated]
If there's anything I'd hate as a son-in-law, it's an actor; and if there's anything I think I'd hate worse than an actor as a son-in-law, it's an English actor. Joseph P. Kennedy
[ Actor Anything English Hate Than Think Worse]
Being an actor gives you a chance to play all kinds of roles, very moving and dramatic on one project, silly and girlish on another. That's the most interesting thing out this business, you get to keep reinventing yourself. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Actor Another Being Business Chance Dramatic Get Girlish Gives Interesting Keep Kinds Most Moving Out Play Project Reinventing Roles Silly Thing Very Yourself]
I'm a firm believer that actors take to work who they aren't at home. People show their other self in their art or in their work. Robin Tunney
[ Actors Art Believer Firm Home Other Self Show Take Their Work]
I think I enjoy working obviously as a lead, but also you know I feel I'm also a character actor as well, so I enjoy approaching various projects in all sort of capacities. Any film I have been able to do I feel very fortunate to have been a part of. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ Able Actor Also Any Approaching Been Capacities Character Enjoy Feel Film Fortunate Know Lead Obviously Part Projects Sort Think Various Very Well Working]
Ninety percent of the preparation we do as actors is just jive. It doesn't do anything. William H. Macy
[ Actors Anything Just Ninety Percent Preparation]
I think that between the egos of the actors and the wrestlers in this country we are taking away from the truly dedicated and informed people who should be getting their voice heard. Dwayne Hickman
[ Actors Away Between Country Dedicated Egos Getting Heard Informed Should Taking Their Think Truly Voice Wrestlers]
To be an actor you have to be a child. Paul Newman
[ Actor Child]
I like working with an actor who doesn't do the oneupmanship. One who has no trick and gives a true, honest performance. Erik Estrada
[ Actor Gives Honest Performance Trick True Working]
'Favoritism' is always a factor, and pressure always build for the appointment of friends of influential supporters of the President, or for the nominees of powerful Member of Congress from the incoming President's party. Richard V. Allen
[ Always Appointment Build Congress Factor Friends Incoming Influential Member Nominees Party Powerful President Pressure Supporters]
I think every actor should go back and do theater periodically. Chad Lowe
[ Actor Back Every Go Periodically Should Theater Think]
We have the Terminator as governor, and we had an actor as president, so why shouldn't we have a fashion designer as a senator? Tom Ford
[ Actor Designer Fashion Governor Had President Senator Terminator Why]
I know I'm an actor, but I'm not at all a believer in people watching a lot of TV. I've never had television in my home. Alexandra Paul
[ Actor Believer Had Home Know Lot Never Television Tv Watching]
I feel like there is just as much violent programming in other countries and there is not the same incidence of factors. I think there are other factors contributing to violence in this country and not the media. Sara Gilbert
[ Contributing Countries Country Factors Feel Incidence Just Media Much Other Programming Same Think Violence Violent]
What emerged, of course, was that the magnitude scale presupposed that all earthquakes were alike except for a constant scaling factor. And this proved to be closer to the truth than we expected. Charles Francis Richter
[ Alike Closer Constant Course Earthquakes Emerged Except Expected Factor Magnitude Proved Scale Scaling Than Truth Were]
People who call themselves actors and can't ever get work; they do need to get another profession. Estelle Parsons
[ Actors Another Call Ever Get Need Profession Themselves Work]
As an actor you have one great fear: pimples! Jonathan Brandis
[ Actor Fear Great Pimples]
I've met actors where you think, if only you could just clean up your act and get it together, people would want to work with you. Some people are so difficult, it's just not worth working with them. Patrick Stewart
[ Act Actors Clean Could Difficult Get Just Met Only Some Them Think Together Up Want Where Work Working Worth Would Your]
I think some actors thrive on working at a much greater pace than I do. Daniel Day-Lewis
[ Actors Greater Much Pace Some Than Think Thrive Working]
No, I love the idea that someone changes. As an actor it's always the thing that you look for. He is someone who starts off bright, cheerful and confident and then has everything taken away from him. It's a wonderful journey to take. Stephen Fry
[ Actor Always Away Bright Changes Cheerful Confident Everything Him Idea Journey Look Love Off Someone Starts Take Taken Then Thing Wonderful]
All good actors are easy to work with. It's the ones that aren't very good who tend to be very difficult. Tom Wilkinson
[ Actors Difficult Easy Good Ones Tend Very Work]
It's rare that I come across actors who are willing to work as hard on the material as I am. Donnie Wahlberg
[ Across Actors Am Come Hard Material Rare Willing Work]
The crew are the faces you see every morning and last at night before you go home. I spend more time with those people than I do with my friends and family, so they're forever a part of you and who you become as an actor so I hope I see them again. Claudia Black
[ Actor Again Become Before Crew Every Faces Family Forever Friends Go Home Hope Last More Morning Night Part See Spend Than Them Those Time]
Somewhere in talking and rehearsing, there is a magical moment where actors catch a current, they're on the right road. If they really catch it, then whatever they do from then on is correct and it all comes out of them from that point on. David Lynch
[ Actors Catch Comes Correct Current Magical Moment Out Point Really Rehearsing Right Road Somewhere Talking Them Then Whatever Where]
I just let the work speak for itself. An actor is not afraid to take risks; to put on different hats; to be a good guy, a bad guy, a victim, an abuser. There are all kinds of people in the world, and playing them is what acting is all about. Kevin Bacon
[ Acting Actor Afraid Bad Different Good Guy Hats Itself Just Kinds Playing Put Risks Speak Take Them Victim Work World]
Earlier, I used to charge territories instead of my fees as an actor, but I realised it was better to keep the two apart. Now, I take my fees in cash, for acting, and keep the distribution thing separate. Ajay Devgan
[ Acting Actor Apart Better Cash Charge Distribution Earlier Fees Instead Keep Now Realised Separate Take Territories Thing Two Used]
I had no intention of being an actor. I was quite good at it. I was pretty capable at other things but never any good at anything. Sean Bean
[ Actor Any Anything Being Capable Good Had Intention Never Other Pretty Quite Things]
We have too many actors for the jobs available. Tony Randall
[ Actors Available Jobs Many Too]
I don't like that, because there are a lot of people whose works I admire as actors or actresses, or musicians. And you know, I've been a big fan of different musicians or actors. Laura Bush
[ Actors Actresses Admire Because Been Big Different Fan Know Lot Musicians Whose Works]
It is important to make your own stuff. Even if you are not an actor, it is important to not stop involving yourself as a creative person. Ajay Naidu
[ Actor Creative Even Important Involving Make Own Person Stop Stuff Your Yourself]
Juan Hernandez was an actor out of New York, but what made Juan so great and what made Omar so great was that they both already knew how to box, so we didn't have to take them into a gym and teach them how to throw a left jab. Charles S. Dutton
[ Actor Already Both Box Great Gym How Into Jab Juan Knew Left Made New Omar Out Take Teach Them Throw York]
At the time, there were very few foreign names in the press and they were all factory workers. I thought I'd never get a job at a university with a foreign name. Carl Rakosi
[ Factory Few Foreign Get Job Name Names Never Press Thought Time University Very Were Workers]
I pray to be of service to the playwright, the audience, the other actors and my character. Lusia Strus
[ Actors Audience Character Other Playwright Pray Service]
It seems extraordinary to have waited so long into one's life to have found the part that actually uses your basic rhythm. And I think that's always sort of what actors connect up with - their own sort of world. Susan Sullivan
[ Actors Actually Always Basic Connect Extraordinary Found Into Life Long Own Part Rhythm Seems Sort Their Think Up Uses Waited World Your]
I want to try and work in different genres with different types of actors, on small movies and big movies. Sam Mendes
[ Actors Big Different Genres Movies Small Try Types Want Work]
That's how I like to do it with actors, have them really go for it and I'll tell them when it's too much. It's always easier to bring it back then to push it further. Alexander Payne
[ Actors Always Back Bring Easier Further Go How Much Push Really Tell Them Then Too]
I've had some ambivalent feelings about being an actor. I don't know that I've ever been totally and completely comfortable with it. Don Johnson
[ Actor Ambivalent Been Being Comfortable Completely Ever Feelings Had Know Some Totally]
While there are many obstacles that deter students from going to college, finances by no means should be the deciding factor. Bobby Scott
[ College Deciding Deter Factor Finances Going Many Means Obstacles Should Students While]
I think any actor would agree that you can't replace theater. It's immediate. You have the energy of the crowd and every single night it's different. Austin Peck
[ Actor Agree Any Crowd Different Energy Every Immediate Night Replace Single Theater Think Would]
I didn't believe that I'd ever be lucky enough to be able to make a living as an actor. Sydney Pollack
[ Able Actor Believe Enough Ever Living Lucky Make]
In live stage, the actor lives. Peter Boyle
[ Actor Live Lives Stage]
I very rarely get nervous as an actor. Very rarely. Corin Nemec
[ Actor Get Nervous Rarely Very]
To stand up on the stage is to say to many people: Look at me. How can you do that without speaking the only truth you know? There is no such thing as an uncommitted actor. Judith Malina
[ Actor How Know Look Many Only Say Speaking Stage Stand Such Thing Truth Uncommitted Up Without]
I'm so uncomfortable, especially in emotional situations, having to say sentences that don't feel right. As an actor - or really, as any kind of person sensitive to it. Franka Potente
[ Actor Any Emotional Especially Feel Having Kind Person Really Right Say Sensitive Sentences Situations Uncomfortable]
It has been my fate in a long life of production to be credited chiefly with the equivocal virtue of industry, a quality so excellent in morals, so little satisfactory in art. Margaret Oliphant
[ Art Been Chiefly Credited Excellent Fate Industry Life Little Long Morals Production Quality Satisfactory Virtue]
In Mexico, theater is very underground, so if you're a theater actor it's very difficult to make a living. But it's also a very beautiful pathway to knowledge and to an open education. Gael Garcia Bernal
[ Actor Also Beautiful Difficult Education Knowledge Living Make Mexico Open Pathway Theater Underground Very]
The demands are related to their questing of the best possible out of the people concerned. It's this going for the highest possible factor that I'm very concerned about. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Best Concerned Demands Factor Going Highest Out Possible Related Their Very]
I think it's an extremely important factor to have your team together. It goes back to having distractions. When you all stay together for a period of time you're not training people or feeling out different personalities. Larry Dixon
[ Back Different Distractions Extremely Factor Feeling Goes Having Important Out Period Personalities Stay Team Think Time Together Training Your]
So I started to learn Russian and I was one of those probably way too eager, annoying young actor kids who was trying to change all my lines to Russian, much to the dismay of the director and Nic Cage. Jared Leto
[ Actor Annoying Cage Change Director Dismay Eager Kids Learn Lines Much Nic Probably Russian Started Those Too Trying Way Young]
There's a whole catalogue of actors that never went to acting school. Dennis Farina
[ Acting Actors Catalogue Never School Went Whole]
I watch these actors who when you go to buy a pint of milk you see them smiling on the cover of 20 magazines. Then when you see them in a film it's hard to believe the character because you just see them everywhere. Charlie Hunnam
[ Actors Because Believe Buy Character Cover Everywhere Film Go Hard Just Magazines Milk Pint See Smiling Them Then These Watch]
I'm picking and choosing in terms of the stress factor. If it's not fun, I'm not going to do it. Anita Baker
[ Choosing Factor Fun Going Picking Stress Terms]
Now while the German money is over for Hollywood, I still have $80 million to make movies, and we will have two things coming up: less major movies and the price for actors will go down. Uwe Boll
[ Actors Coming Down German Go Hollywood Less Major Make Million Money Movies Now Over Price Still Things Two Up While Will]
I've seen many actors go awry by making the wrong choices early on. Rose McGowan
[ Actors Awry Choices Early Go Making Many Seen Wrong]
James Ivory comes close to the actors for the first rehearsal. He more or less lets you direct yourself and then will only correct you if he finds it incorrect. Leslie Caron
[ Actors Close Comes Correct Direct Finds First Incorrect Ivory James Less Lets More Only Rehearsal Then Will Yourself]
I'll never be a good writer, and no chance of being a good actor. Matthew Vaughn
[ Actor Being Chance Good Never Writer]
But I did on projects that I produced, that I directed, that I acted in because it was important. I want to be a filmmaker. I don't want to be an actor who directs, I want to be a director. I want to be a filmmaker. So that's a big difference. Eriq La Salle
[ Acted Actor Because Big Did Difference Directed Director Directs Filmmaker Important Produced Projects Want]
I have never taken myself that seriously as an actor. Owen Wilson
[ Actor Myself Never Seriously Taken]
I have friends that are much better actors than I am that had to quit the business because they couldn't survive the auditions or the rejections, or people just didn't realize how good they were. Robert Englund
[ Actors Am Auditions Because Better Business Friends Good Had How Just Much Quit Realize Rejections Survive Than Were]
I don't feel particularly comfortable about actors using whatever power they may have to push their beliefs, unless they're extremely well informed. Ralph Fiennes
[ Actors Beliefs Comfortable Extremely Feel Informed May Particularly Power Push Their Unless Using Well Whatever]
I've seen people with a tremendous amount of educational background in the field not turn out to be terribly good actors, and I've seen people with no education in the field turn out to be people that I admire quite a bit. Ron Silver
[ Actors Admire Amount Background Bit Education Educational Field Good Out Quite Seen Terribly Tremendous Turn]
It's of course understandable that people want to know about actors in their favourite series. Jonathan Brandis
[ Actors Course Favourite Know Series Their Understandable Want]
You should never ask actors about politics. Liev Schreiber
[ Actors Ask Never Politics Should]
Today some actors get a little full of themselves about what they're doing. Ray Liotta
[ Actors Doing Full Get Little Some Themselves Today]
Although Patterson Beams was not my first plug-in, I knew from the beginning that I would write it, because the single biggest time consuming factor for me was editing each beam manually. Robert Patterson
[ Although Beam Beams Because Beginning Biggest Consuming Each Editing Factor First Knew Patterson Single Time Would Write]
If you're a movie actor, you're on your own - you cannot control the stage. The director controls it. Michael Caine
[ Actor Cannot Control Controls Director Movie Own Stage Your]
In Europe an actor is an artist. In Hollywood, if he isn't working, he's a bum. Anthony Quinn
[ Actor Artist Bum Europe Hollywood Working]
There are lots of people in the world who do have the advantage of going to a good drama school and just decide that they want to be actors. There's nothing wrong with an untrained actor; they have to get their training somehow, they have to learn. Erika Slezak
[ Actor Actors Advantage Decide Drama Get Going Good Just Learn Lots Nothing School Somehow Their Training Untrained Want World Wrong]
We reinvent ourselves to solve a client's problem. It's more than just tweaking. It's rethinking what your audience wants and needs. Isn't that what great actors constantly do? Merrie Spaeth
[ Actors Audience Client Constantly Great Just More Needs Ourselves Problem Reinvent Solve Than Tweaking Wants Your]
We actors are like whores. Horst Buchholz
[ Actors Whores]
I would love to have a part opposite a great actor - like, say, Pacino or De Niro or Hoffman. And to work with a top director. That's my dream. Jon Lovitz
[ Actor De Director Dream Great Hoffman Love Niro Opposite Pacino Part Say Top Work Would]
Challenge America grants go to the towns and hamlets of this sprawling country, where big touring companies will rarely go, and major actors, actresses, writers and artists may never appear in person. Louise Slaughter
[ Actors Actresses America Appear Artists Big Challenge Companies Country Go Grants Hamlets Major May Never Person Rarely Sprawling Touring Towns Where Will Writers]
I really want to have actors contribute their own ideas, with phrasings and ideas on all levels. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Actors Contribute Ideas Levels Own Really Their Want]
Another factor is the decision, made in 1976, to sharply divide the FBI and the foreign intelligence agencies. The FBI would collect within the United States; the foreign intelligence agencies would collect overseas. Bobby R. Inman
[ Agencies Another Collect Decision Divide Factor Fbi Foreign Intelligence Made Overseas Sharply States United Within Would]
And so I've always been fascinated by the technical end of theater, and a lot of my closest friends are not actors, but in the other end of the business. Rene Auberjonois
[ Actors Always Been Business Closest End Fascinated Friends Lot Other Technical Theater]
I only want to work with actors that really get it and make it work. I didn't want it to be a star-driven thing anymore. Darren Aronofsky
[ Actors Anymore Get Make Only Really Thing Want Work]
I still have the actor's disease. I always think I'll never get another job. Roddy McDowall
[ Actor Always Another Disease Get Job Never Still Think]
I'm exceedingly proud of being an actor, but I never recommend it to anyone. Theodore Bikel
[ Actor Anyone Being Exceedingly Never Proud Recommend]
I like to do theater and hopefully be effective. Most actors, at least contemporary actors of my generation, can't do it. They don't have the chops. Jeffrey Wright
[ Actors Chops Contemporary Effective Generation Hopefully Least Most Theater]
It does make you a better director and a better actor. Charles Keating
[ Actor Better Director Does Make]
The thing is, I want to play real characters and not all girls can be pretty. The thing is, you get these girls who say 'I'm a character actor' then you see them in a role and nothing has really changed but the outfit. Juliette Lewis
[ Actor Changed Character Characters Get Girls Nothing Outfit Play Pretty Real Really Role Say See Them Then These Thing Want]
One of the perks of being an actor is to get to meet athletes that you respect. Especially who played before my time. Brooks Robinson is one of those athletes; they just don't make them any nicer. Josh Charles
[ Actor Any Athletes Before Being Brooks Especially Get Just Make Meet Nicer Perks Played Respect Robinson Them Those Time]
Knowledge, the object of knowledge and the knower are the three factors which motivate action; the senses, the work and the doer comprise the threefold basis of action. Friedrich Schiller
[ Action Basis Comprise Doer Factors Knower Knowledge Motivate Object Senses Three Which Work]
If someone plays a brooding actor in a film, people think they're brooding all the time. Joe Rogan
[ Actor Brooding Film Plays Someone Think Time]
I know a lot of actors don't watch themselves on TV, but I think it's good to see how else you can improve. Michael Welch
[ Actors Else Good How Improve Know Lot See Themselves Think Tv Watch]
I was always a character actor. I just looked like Little Red Riding Hood. Paul Newman
[ Actor Always Character Hood Just Little Looked Red Riding]
Dan Curtis, our producer, has the idea that people like to see a stock company of actors. Thayer David
[ Actors Company Curtis Dan Idea Our Producer See Stock]
Being an actor you have a lot of expenses. Esai Morales
[ Actor Being Expenses Lot]
An actor is only merchandise. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Actor Merchandise Only]
I like every single actor or actress in the world, because we never know what the conditions are like when they are working. I give everyone the benefit of the doubt and root for them like a psychotic sports fan. Judd Nelson
[ Actor Actress Because Benefit Conditions Doubt Every Everyone Fan Give Know Never Psychotic Root Single Sports Them Working World]
When I got to the reading all the work, I was reduced to being an actor in an experimental play that I'd already written. And I didn't want to be an actor. David Antin
[ Actor Already Being Experimental Got Play Reading Reduced Want Work Written]
I had never done Shakespeare before, but I don't think you can be an actor and not do it. There were moments when I thought, I'm just not going to be able to pull this off. Jessica Lange
[ Able Actor Before Done Going Had Just Moments Never Off Pull Shakespeare Think Thought Were]
As an actor, I was just satisfied to work. Thayer David
[ Actor Just Satisfied Work]
A lot of my friends are struggling musicians. Being a struggling actor, it's just frustrating because you're not allowed to do what you want to do. Gina Gershon
[ Actor Allowed Because Being Friends Frustrating Just Lot Musicians Struggling Want]
But the one thing that I did do was establish myself as a good actor. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Did Establish Good Myself Thing]
One of the things I find about acting is that the less the audience knows about the actor, the more they're able to believe in him in the role. Hayden Christensen
[ Able Acting Actor Audience Believe Find Him Knows Less More Role Things]
For me it came from the material. It was so well written and brought the opportunity to work with great actors. And of course the opportunity to 'mince about' was an added element that I wanted to take advantage of! Dwayne Johnson
[ Actors Added Advantage Brought Came Course Element Great Material Mince Opportunity Take Wanted Well Work Written]
I found my niche as a character actor, and I've never felt like a movie star or teen idol and never wanted to. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Actor Character Felt Found Idol Movie Never Niche Star Teen Wanted]
I went whole hog at the actor's lifestyle - really embraced it. I had by then known how much I loved acting already, because I discovered acting from a teacher in the seminary - that's the first place I ever did it, in the seminary. Peter Jurasik
[ Acting Actor Already Because Did Discovered Embraced Ever First Had Hog How Known Lifestyle Loved Much Place Really Seminary Teacher Then Went Whole]
My only job as an actor is to try and understand the character and, to the best of my ability, bring this character to life. Patrick Warburton
[ Ability Actor Best Bring Character Job Life Only Try Understand]
I've been lucky - I've been an actor for eight years and I've never been out of work. Kent McCord
[ Actor Been Eight Lucky Never Out Work Years]
Sony could have $50 million and a sound stage and A-list actors and never make the same film. The constraints on this film became the essence of this film, became the power of this film. Joshua Leonard
[ Actors Became Constraints Could Essence Film Make Million Never Power Same Sony Sound Stage]
I'm the kind of actor who has ventured into escaping from me. Helena Bonham Carter
[ Actor Escaping Into Kind Ventured]
Every actor in the room honored Sidney for being there so many years before. And everybody was so moved to be at a place where history was being made again. It was tangible. Lee Grant
[ Actor Again Before Being Every Everybody History Honored Made Many Moved Place Room Sidney Tangible Where Years]
David was the kind of guy who was totally supportive of the actors and instructed the writing staff to trust the actor's instincts, since after all, it's the actors playing the character. William Devane
[ Actor Actors After Character David Guy Instincts Instructed Kind Playing Since Staff Supportive Totally Trust Writing]
George Raft may or may not have gone both ways, but he was very sensitive to what they said about him, and it was one factor why he decided to play all those gangsters in the movies. Cesar Romero
[ Both Decided Factor Gangsters George Gone Him May Movies Play Raft Said Sensitive Those Very Ways Why]
For if any man who never saw fire proved by satisfactory arguments that fire burns. His hearer's mind would never be satisfied, nor would he avoid the fire until he put his hand in it that he might learn by experiment what argument taught. Roger Bacon
[ Any Argument Arguments Avoid Burns Experiment Fire Hand Hearer His Learn Man Might Mind Never Nor Proved Put Satisfactory Satisfied Saw Taught Until Would]
I loved working on Of Mice and Men. It was a wonderful group of people. John Malkovich is to me one of the best actors around right now-and a lot of fun to work with. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Actors Around Best Fun Group John Lot Loved Malkovich Men Mice Right Wonderful Work Working]
This crowd did not diminish through the whole of that cold, wet day; they seemed not to know what was to by their fate since their great benefactor was dead, and though strong and brave men wept when I met them. Gideon Welles
[ Benefactor Brave Cold Crowd Day Dead Did Diminish Fate Great Know Men Met Seemed Since Strong Their Them Though Through Wept Wet Whole]
I love actors. I married one. OK, I married a fantastic one. Felicity Huffman
[ Actors Fantastic Love Married Ok]
We have never succeeded in slowing down our nuclear fusion reactors. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Down Fusion Never Nuclear Our Reactors Slowing Succeeded]
I'm a quite serious actor who doesn't mind being ridiculously comic. Alan Rickman
[ Actor Being Comic Mind Quite Ridiculously Serious]
It is for the latter that I always wanted to be an actor: to play characters who are always on the move. Tony Curtis
[ Actor Always Characters Latter Move Play Wanted]
Being a film actor is very different from a theatre actor. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actor Being Different Film Theatre Very]
Why did I write? Because I found life unsatisfactory. Tennessee Williams
[ Because Did Found Life Why Write]
The life of an action star is very short. I want to be an actor like Robert De Niro , like Dustin Hoffman or Clint Eastwood who in their 70s or 80s can still act. Jackie Chan
[ Act Action Actor Clint De Dustin Eastwood Hoffman Life Niro Robert Short Star Still Their Very Want]
An award doesn't necessarily make you a better actor. Javier Bardem
[ Actor Award Better Make Necessarily]
I just wanted to be a guy who could earn a living as an actor, and I did that for a long time. Gene Barry
[ Actor Could Did Earn Guy Just Living Long Time Wanted]
I'm not like one of those actors who's a frustrated director. Gary Sinise
[ Actors Director Frustrated Those]
I've been a very lucky actor. Bob Newhart
[ Actor Been Lucky Very]
What use is there for a biography of myself? I'm just a movie actor. Conrad Veidt
[ Actor Biography Just Movie Myself Use]
Most times when people pitch you as being perfect for a part... they don't look at you as an actor who can transform. A lot of people are so literal. Catherine Keener
[ Actor Being Literal Look Lot Most Part Perfect Pitch Times Transform]
Always leave enough time in your life to do something that makes you happy, satisfied, even joyous. That has more of an effect on economic well-being than any other single factor. Paul Hawken
[ Always Any Economic Effect Enough Even Factor Happy Joyous Leave Life Makes More Other Satisfied Single Something Than Time Well-Being Your]
I enjoy being a highly overpaid actor. Roger Moore
[ Actor Being Enjoy Highly Overpaid]
My work is to reach people with ideas, hopes, dreams, encouragement, insight, and revelation. That's what an actor wants to do. John Astin
[ Actor Dreams Encouragement Hopes Ideas Insight Reach Revelation Wants Work]
I have never had trouble with any actor being able to visualise things. They are amazing. As long as you have your monster head on a long stick, so you can hold it up there and you can wave it around and let them see it and explain it to them, they are just great. Dennis Muren
[ Able Actor Amazing Any Around Being Explain Great Had Head Hold Just Long Monster Never See Stick Them Things Trouble Up Visualise Wave Your]
It was only when I realized how actors have the power to move people that I decided to pursue acting as a career. Cate Blanchett
[ Acting Actors Career Decided How Move Only Power Pursue Realized]
The factories were heavily bombed, but practically the construction work had been redone very quickly. Gianni Agnelli
[ Been Bombed Construction Factories Had Heavily Practically Quickly Redone Very Were Work]
I don't really think of myself as an actor. Dylan Moran
[ Actor Myself Really Think]
The man who builds a factory builds a temple, that the man who works there worships there, and to each is due, not scorn and blame, but reverence and praise. Calvin Coolidge
[ Blame Builds Due Each Factory Man Praise Reverence Scorn Temple Works Worships]
But when you're a working actor - and that's what you keep saying in your head, how blessed you are to have a job - and you are working with heavyweights, working with the best guys in TV, it's pretty cool. Exhausting, but cool. Christopher Meloni
[ Actor Best Blessed Cool Exhausting Guys Head Heavyweights How Job Keep Pretty Saying Tv Working Your]
You know, whatever happens between the two of us that's created when we come together as actors is not something I think we can explain. Laurence Fishburne
[ Actors Between Come Created Explain Happens Know Something Think Together Two Us Whatever]
No not pigeon holed me as an actor, or as a character, or as to what I could do - but what I would do... and the fact is the things you don't do are almost as important as as the things that you do. Dabney Coleman
[ Actor Almost Character Could Fact Important Pigeon Things Would]
I was very conscious of the actor; watched what he did. Ray Walston
[ Actor Conscious Did Very Watched]
I get bored at the theatre a lot because I notice that there's not always a connection between the actors. They may be technically proficient, but they're not surprising each other. I'm thrilled by actors who make choices that are surprising. Lusia Strus
[ Actors Always Because Between Bored Choices Connection Each Get Lot Make May Notice Other Proficient Surprising Technically Theatre Thrilled]
I've wanted to be an actor ever since I was a little boy. Henry Darrow
[ Actor Boy Ever Little Since Wanted]
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. Stephen Collins
[ Actor Because Cry Did Down Glad Heaven Hooked Know Laugh Least Love Loved Made Other Say Script Sure Turned Whoever]
I remember hitting Sarah Michelle Gellar with a right hook during my first week on the job. It was awful. They usually pair actors with stunt doubles to avoid things like that. Eliza Dushku
[ Actors Avoid Awful Doubles During First Hitting Hook Job Michelle Pair Remember Right Sarah Stunt Things Usually Week]
To grasp the full significance of life is the actor's duty, to interpret it is his problem, and to express it his dedication. Marlon Brando
[ Actor Dedication Duty Express Full Grasp His Interpret Life Problem Significance]
It's natural for any actor that segues into directing to be an actor's director. You know how to relate to the actors. Omar Epps
[ Actor Actors Any Directing Director How Into Know Natural Relate]
One of the strangest things about being an actor is that people you don't know feel that they are allowed to comment on your hair, body, clothes, relationships. Courtney Thorne Smith
[ Actor Allowed Being Body Clothes Comment Feel Hair Know Relationships Strangest Things Your]
It is my greatest joy to live a really good part, even though it imposes great strain. An artist is tired but proud when he has created a great work of art. So it is with the actor who really lives a great role and is proud of the part he played. Conrad Veidt
[ Actor Art Artist Created Even Good Great Greatest Imposes Joy Live Lives Part Played Proud Really Role Strain Though Tired Work]
Because you know, down deep in my heart, when all is said and done, I still live under the illusion that basically people think of me as an up-and-coming young actor. Jack Nicholson
[ Actor Basically Because Deep Done Down Heart Illusion Know Live Said Still Think Under Young]
I think a lot of times it's not money that's the primary motivation factor; it's the passion for your job and the professional and personal satisfaction that you get out of doing what you do that motivates you. Martin Yan
[ Doing Factor Get Job Lot Money Motivates Motivation Out Passion Personal Primary Professional Satisfaction Think Times Your]
My point is there's a hidden Scotland in anyone who speaks the Northern Ireland speech. It's a terrific complicating factor, not just in Northern Ireland, but Ireland generally. Seamus Heaney
[ Anyone Factor Generally Hidden Ireland Just Northern Point Scotland Speaks Speech Terrific]
Jason Lee is the most famous actor from Hawaii I can think of. Tia Carrere
[ Actor Famous Hawaii Jason Lee Most Think]
If I'm doing my job as an actor, the audience knows everything I know about the character. Liev Schreiber
[ Actor Audience Character Doing Everything Job Know Knows]
There's just such a premium on hurrying, and the camera is the be all and end all, and the actors had better hurry up and get it right and get it done. Mary Steenburgen
[ Actors Better Camera Done End Get Had Hurry Hurrying Just Premium Right Such Up]
The motivation part is all essential in keeping my voice, but there are the human factors of discipline. Jerome Hines
[ Discipline Essential Factors Human Keeping Motivation Part Voice]
That's always something that's really important for an actor - to find an opportunity to do a scene where there is a moment like that, where you manage to connect with everyone. Bruce Davison
[ Actor Always Connect Everyone Find Important Manage Moment Opportunity Really Scene Something Where]
There's nothing more boring than unintelligent actors, because all they have to talk about is themselves and acting. There have to be other things. Tim Robbins
[ Acting Actors Because Boring More Nothing Other Talk Than Themselves Things Unintelligent]
The basic essential of a great actor is that he loves himself in acting. Jessamyn West
[ Acting Actor Basic Essential Great Himself Loves]
I'd made these experimental films but I thought the major chore of a filmmaker was to relate to actors. Bill Forsyth
[ Actors Chore Experimental Filmmaker Films Made Major Relate These Thought]
You can tell when an actor or actress cares about their work. It's really clear. Jeffrey Katzenberg
[ Actor Actress Cares Clear Really Tell Their Work]
People need to realise what real happiness and success is, because success as an actor is fleeting. You can be up there one day and gone the next. Chuck Norris
[ Actor Because Day Fleeting Gone Happiness Need Next Real Realise Success Up]
You have film actors doing TV, rap stars doing TV, with everyone kind of crossing the line. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actors Crossing Doing Everyone Film Kind Line Rap Stars Tv]
I was not able to understand how it could be right to pay an actor, or a singer, or an instrumentalist for entertaining the public and wrong to pay a ball player for doing exactly the same thing. Al Spalding
[ Able Actor Ball Could Doing Entertaining Exactly How Pay Player Public Right Same Singer Thing Understand Wrong]
But you are absolutely right that when the international community decides to help in a meaningful manner a country like Afghanistan, then coordination between the various actors that are involved in these processes is very, very difficult indeed. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Absolutely Actors Afghanistan Between Community Coordination Country Decides Difficult Help Indeed International Involved Manner Meaningful Processes Right Then These Various Very]
Whenever a critic mentions the salary of an actor, I'm thinking, He's not talking about the movie. Harold Ramis
[ Actor Critic Mentions Movie Salary Talking Thinking Whenever]
Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring. Jesse James Garrett Technology
[ Building Coding Debugging Hard Involves Knowledge Languages Lot Protocols Specialized Systems Technical Testing Work]
There is less pressure as a character actor. It generally means that you will be acting for all of your life, which is my intention. It is not my intention to just be a rich and famous person, that would be pretty boring. Tim Roth
[ Acting Actor Boring Character Famous Generally Intention Just Less Life Means Person Pressure Pretty Rich Which Will Would Your]
When you throw punches at actors, you stop, you pull it, and it looks like you pulled it. When you throw punches at cartoon characters, they are not there, so you can swing through. It looks like you really decked them. Brendan Fraser
[ Actors Cartoon Characters Looks Pull Pulled Punches Really Stop Swing Them Through Throw]
I saw and I met a lot of people who were in the field. It also provided a context in which I came to respect what the actor did, because I saw how difficult it actually was to do. Ron Silver
[ Actor Actually Also Because Came Context Did Difficult Field How Lot Met Provided Respect Saw Were Which]
A writer can write in an attic, or on top of a bus. Or with a sharp stick in some wet cement. To act, an actor has to have words. A stage. a camera turning. Paul Muni
[ Act Actor Attic Bus Camera Cement Sharp Some Stage Stick Top Turning Wet Words Write Writer]
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. Jessica Lange
[ Actor Because Certain Director Even Great Into Myself Part Script Something Sometimes Take Talk Things Want Work Worst]
I love doing the voice of Batman because of the quality of the animation. The music is particularly incredible. Another bonus is getting the opportunity to work with some very respected actors who do not usually do voice work. Kevin Conroy
[ Actors Animation Another Batman Because Bonus Doing Getting Incredible Love Music Opportunity Particularly Quality Respected Some Usually Very Voice Work]
I couldn't have left my career as an actor on a better note than to have done a cameo in the Lost In Space movie. Doing this part is the highlight of my career. What a way to leave the profession! Mark Goddard
[ Actor Better Cameo Career Doing Done Highlight Leave Left Lost Movie Note Part Profession Space Than Way]
An actor is something less than a man, while an actress is something more than a woman. Richard Burton
[ Actor Actress Less Man More Something Than While Woman]
If you're an actor, even a successful one, you're still waiting for the phone to ring. Kevin Bacon
[ Actor Even Phone Ring Still Successful Waiting]
The biological factors underlying race differences in sports have consequences for educational achievement, crime and sexual behavior. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Achievement Behavior Biological Consequences Crime Differences Educational Factors Race Sexual Sports Underlying]
In a sense, every form of expression is imposed upon one by social factors, one's own language above all. Edward Sapir
[ Above Every Expression Factors Form Imposed Language Own Sense Social Upon]
I was fortunate as a young actor, to go straight to the RSC, where I learned that being an actor can bring with it wonderful responsibilities. Ben Kingsley
[ Actor Being Bring Fortunate Go Learned Responsibilities Rsc Straight Where Wonderful Young]
Actors didn't use to be celebrities. A hundred years ago, they put the theaters next to the brothels. Joseph Gordon-Levitt
[ Actors Ago Brothels Celebrities Hundred Next Put Theaters Use Years]
I think people will be curious to see what I can do as a dramatic actor. Ben Stiller
[ Actor Curious Dramatic See Think Will]
I don't know what else I could do but pretend to be an actor. Alec Guinness
[ Actor Could Else Know Pretend]
Tim Burton... as an actor you wait and wish and hope and pray you'll work with him. Casper Van Dien
[ Actor Burton Him Hope Pray Tim Wait Wish Work]
A fan club is a group of people who tell an actor he's not alone in the way he feels about himself. Kenneth Williams
[ Actor Alone Club Fan Feels Group Himself Tell Way]
Not taboo - it's just that straight actors still risk their careers commercially and economically. They have to please the crowd - they're movie stars; their image is their industry. It goes beyond acting. Ang Lee
[ Acting Actors Beyond Careers Commercially Crowd Economically Goes Image Industry Just Movie Please Risk Stars Still Straight Taboo Their]
A lot of American actors I work with are in character all day long. You can't talk to them. It's Method and the whole thing. Norman Jewison
[ Actors American Character Day Long Lot Method Talk Them Thing Whole Work]
I have the absolute utmost respect for soap opera actors now. They work harder than any actor I know in any other medium. And they don't get very much approbation for it. Joan Collins
[ Absolute Actor Actors Any Approbation Get Harder Know Medium Much Now Opera Other Respect Soap Than Utmost Very Work]
I knew you had to go in and audition and maybe they'd hire you, and that's where you start. I had a good understanding about press: that it's the actor's responsibility to publicize his or her films. Laura Dern
[ Actor Audition Films Go Good Had Her Hire His Knew Maybe Press Publicize Responsibility Start Understanding Where]
The actor has to develop his body. The actor has to work on his voice. But the most important thing the actor has to work on is his mind. Stella Adler
[ Actor Body Develop His Important Mind Most Thing Voice Work]
Dire poverty drives this mother back again to the factory (no intelligent person will say she goes willingly). Margaret Sanger
[ Again Back Dire Drives Factory Goes Intelligent Mother Person Poverty Say She Will Willingly]
They were looking for actors - real actors - who could play instruments. There was a lot of improvisation and scene work involved in addition to the music. The auditions went on for a long time. Micky Dolenz
[ Actors Addition Auditions Could Improvisation Instruments Involved Long Looking Lot Music Play Real Scene Time Went Were Work]
Some directors hardly talk to the actors at all. Todd Solondz
[ Actors Directors Hardly Some Talk]
I'm a very proud actor. F. Murray Abraham
[ Actor Proud Very]
People told me, when I was coming through the ranks, that a mark of a great actor is one who deals with the period of unemployment as well as they deal with the period of employment. Claudia Black
[ Actor Coming Deal Deals Employment Great Mark Period Ranks Through Told Unemployment Well]
To be a Dumont actor was considered to be a great honor for an actor, yet it also had its disadvantages. Leon Askin
[ Actor Also Considered Disadvantages Dumont Great Had Honor Yet]
And it turns out that tribes, not money, not factories, that can change our world, that can change politics, that can align large numbers of people. Not because you force them to do something against their will. But because they wanted to connect. Seth Godin
[ Against Align Because Change Connect Factories Force Large Money Numbers Our Out Politics Something Their Them Tribes Turns Wanted Will World]
If we take as given that critical infrastructures are vulnerable to a cyber terrorist attack, then the question becomes whether there are actors with the capability and motivation to carry out such an operation. Dorothy Denning
[ Actors Attack Becomes Capability Carry Critical Cyber Given Motivation Operation Out Question Such Take Terrorist Then Vulnerable Whether]
In open range fires it is about picking a spot and hoping it is the right location. At the head of the fire you have to worry about wind and humidity and a number of other factors. John Glover
[ Factors Fire Fires Head Hoping Humidity Location Number Open Other Picking Range Right Spot Wind Worry]
As an actor, you should be willing to take challenges. Wilmer Valderrama
[ Actor Challenges Should Take Willing]
It's well known that actors are lousy writers. Richard Grant
[ Actors Known Lousy Well Writers]
I view the whole thing as a collaboration. As an actor, I always found that to be the most freeing thing, when the director would collaborate with you, so that together you'd come up with something exponentially better. Tony Goldwyn
[ Actor Always Better Collaborate Collaboration Come Director Exponentially Found Freeing Most Something Thing Together Up View Whole Would]
I know that if I can't move people, then I have no business being an actor. Alan Arkin
[ Actor Being Business Know Move Then]
As you get older and ease your way into being a character actor you have to be comfortable with where you are in life and career, and I'm very comfortable with what I'm doing - working on projects I'm proud of. George Clooney
[ Actor Being Career Character Comfortable Doing Ease Get Into Life Older Projects Proud Very Way Where Working Your]
The only thing an actor owes his public is not to bore them. Marlon Brando
[ Actor Bore His Only Owes Public Them Thing]
Actors are the best and the worst of people. They're like kids. When they're good, they're very very good. When they're bad they're very very naughty. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Bad Best Good Kids Naughty Very Worst]
This is still a big barrier for me and it is for a lot of foreign actors. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Actors Barrier Big Foreign Lot Still]
One thing, when you're an actor, you finish something and then you have to worry about what the next gig is. When you're a musician, you can always write your own stuff, and I'm working on new stuff for a new album right now. Chris Isaak
[ Actor Album Always Finish Gig Musician New Next Now Own Right Something Stuff Then Thing Working Worry Write Your]
Some people are born gardeners, some are politicians. I was an actor. It took a great deal of pain before I figured that out. I didn't relate to most of it. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Actor Before Born Deal Figured Gardeners Great Most Out Pain Politicians Relate Some Took]
It is hard sometimes to see how other actors are working when you are working with them. Miranda Otto
[ Actors Hard How Other See Sometimes Them Working]
I was never a celebrity - just a working actor. Martin Milner
[ Actor Celebrity Just Never Working]
It is to TV that I owe my freedom from bondage of the Latin lover roles. Television came along and gave me parts to chew on. It gave me wings as an actor. Ricardo Montalban
[ Actor Along Bondage Came Chew Freedom Gave Latin Lover Owe Parts Roles Television Tv Wings]
No one asked me to be an actor, so no one owed me. There was no entitlement. James Earl Jones
[ Actor Asked Entitlement Owed]
I find that the majority of the actors I've worked with are extremely sensitive people and very spontaneous people. That's why I always say I'll never date an actor, because they're in love with you one day and the next day they're not. Ellen Muth
[ Actor Actors Always Because Date Day Extremely Find Love Majority Never Next Say Sensitive Spontaneous Very Why Worked]
I avoid clients for whom advertising is only a marginal factor in their marketing mix. They have an awkward tendency to raid their advertising appropriations whenever they need cash for other purposes. David Ogilvy
[ Advertising Appropriations Avoid Awkward Cash Clients Factor Marginal Marketing Mix Need Only Other Purposes Raid Tendency Their Whenever Whom]
I was supposed to have a relationship with Judy, but that never happened. Actors in series didn't have the control that they have today over their jobs. Mark Goddard
[ Actors Control Happened Jobs Judy Never Over Relationship Series Supposed Their Today]
The best part is it's a dream come true. I've always wanted to be a working actor, and the good part of it... it's all good! I work long hours, but it's amazing. They pay me. That's amazing! I get to kiss Keri Russell, and that ain't too bad. Scott Foley
[ Actor Always Amazing Bad Best Come Dream Get Good Hours Kiss Long Part Pay Russell Too True Wanted Work Working]
Anyone who has that weird volition to become an actor probably has a weird volition to do lots of other creative things - to write, to play music, to paint, to cook. Minnie Driver
[ Actor Anyone Become Cook Creative Lots Music Other Paint Play Probably Things Volition Weird Write]
We make a contract within ourselves as actors or directors or writers about how much of ourselves we let into projects. You can actually figure out before you work on something how much blood you will have to let emotionally. Ajay Naidu
[ Actors Actually Before Blood Contract Directors Emotionally Figure How Into Make Much Ourselves Out Projects Something Will Within Work Writers]
A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for instruments instead of for actors. Colin Henry Wilson
[ Actors Instead Instruments Parts Play Stage Symphony Written]
I can remember when nobody believed an actor and didn't care what he believed. Lionel Barrymore
[ Actor Believed Care Nobody Remember]
The medieval university looked backwards; it professed to be a storehouse of old knowledge. The modern university looks forward, and is a factory of new knowledge. Thomas Huxley
[ Backwards Factory Forward Knowledge Looked Looks Medieval Modern New Old Professed Storehouse University]
Love is the one emotion actors allow themselves to believe. James Spader
[ Actors Allow Believe Emotion Love Themselves]
If you factor in not just who's doing what at home, but how much more time working fathers are spending on work outside the home, on average they spend two hours more per day outside the home. James Levine
[ Average Day Doing Factor Fathers Home Hours How Just More Much Outside Per Spend Spending Time Two Work Working]
Let's not get too precious about it: actors are not heart surgeons or brain surgeons. We are just entertaining people. Malcolm McDowell
[ Actors Brain Entertaining Get Heart Just Precious Surgeons Too]
I started to study, because I knew I had to learn a lot about myself as an actor; you can't act the same as you did as a child. Roddy McDowall
[ Act Actor Because Child Did Had Knew Learn Lot Myself Same Started Study]
As I told you, from the time I was fifteen, I thought the theater was too much involved with actors trying to make the audience love them, being over emotional. Richard Foreman
[ Actors Audience Being Emotional Fifteen Involved Love Make Much Over Theater Them Thought Time Told Too Trying]
I am not an enormous believer in research being the be-all and end-all. I get suspicious when I read about actors spending six months in a clinic, say, in order to play someone who is sick. John Hurt
[ Actors Am Be-All Being Believer Clinic End-All Enormous Get Months Order Play Read Research Say Sick Six Someone Spending Suspicious]
The actors I would like to work with are Julia Roberts, just because I've admired her work for a long time, well Brad Pitt. I think you know my reasons. Christina Milian
[ Actors Admired Because Brad Her Julia Just Know Long Pitt Reasons Roberts Think Time Well Work Would]
My first instinct was to cast as close to the short story as possible, but then I realized that I needed actors who could go for it and that they had to function well as a couple in a love story. Ang Lee
[ Actors Cast Close Could Couple First Function Go Had Instinct Love Needed Possible Realized Short Story Then Well]
The magic doesn't come from within the director's mind, it comes from within the hearts of the actors. James Cameron
[ Actors Come Comes Director Hearts Magic Mind Within]
I just went into this business for laughs. I guess I don't mind being an actor so much now. Chevy Chase
[ Actor Being Business Guess Into Just Laughs Mind Much Now Went]
Actors cannot go on for over running around the trees. Rajendra Prasad
[ Actors Around Cannot Go Over Running Trees]
I'm an actor and this is a role I'm playing. But people can get wacky. Dean Cain
[ Actor Get Playing Role Wacky]
The single most important factor in determining America's success in the 21st century will be maintaining our ability to be an innovative and creative society. Ron Kind
[ Ability America Century Creative Determining Factor Important Innovative Maintaining Most Our Single Society Success Will]
Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere. Ivor Novello
[ Actors Audience Between Create Emotion Equally Incapable Life Lovers May Often Part Perfectly Playing Real Sincere Sympathy Temporary True]
And I am interested in the fact that class is very much a factor in America, even though it's not supposed to be. Anne Tyler
[ Am America Class Even Fact Factor Interested Much Supposed Though Very]
Had we really succeeded therefore in altering the period of vibration, which Maxwell, as I have just noted, held to be impossible? Or was there some disturbing circumstances from one or more factors which distorted the result? Pieter Zeeman
[ Altering Circumstances Distorted Disturbing Factors Had Held Impossible Just Maxwell More Noted Period Really Result Some Succeeded Therefore Vibration Which]
I lost 90 pounds and my blood pressure went down to a normal level and the salt in my urine disappeared. And that was when I had to make the transition from fat character actor to thin character actor. Ron Perlman
[ Actor Blood Character Disappeared Down Fat Had Level Lost Make Normal Pounds Pressure Salt Thin Transition Went]
The attitude we have towards our personal pets as opposed to the animals that suffer under the factory farm is hypocritical and delusional. James Cromwell
[ Animals Attitude Delusional Factory Farm Hypocritical Opposed Our Personal Pets Suffer Towards Under]
Some actors get fired up by the sound of the audience. I just want to retreat. Francesca Annis
[ Actors Audience Fired Get Just Retreat Some Sound Up Want]
I just did something on a show on UPN called "Girlfriends" that will be on television in February. I am actually a much better actor today than I was in 1996, believe it or not. Christopher Darden
[ Actor Actually Am Believe Better Called Did February Girlfriends Just Much Show Something Television Than Today Will]
I'm basically a movie actor now, and my big roles are mostly horror movies - unless I'm doing a guest star or something - and occasionally I try to get back into television. Robert Englund
[ Actor Back Basically Big Doing Get Guest Horror Into Mostly Movie Movies Now Occasionally Roles Something Star Television Try Unless]
An actor who knows his business ought to be able to make the London telephone directory sound enthralling. Donald Sinden
[ Able Actor Business Directory His Knows London Make Ought Sound Telephone]
To wait, for an actor, is not like someone who's waiting to see the doctor. It's not the kind of wait where you get bored. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actor Bored Doctor Get Kind See Someone Wait Waiting Where]
A key factor is to do training that is fun. Bill Toomey
[ Factor Fun Key Training]
When child actors act well they're just reacting to situations, and they're acting very real because their life experience is so short; there's no history to fall back on. Mariel Hemingway
[ Act Acting Actors Back Because Child Experience Fall History Just Life Reacting Real Short Situations Their Very Well]
I do think I'm lucky I met Michael. Not just Michael Douglas the actor and producer with two Oscars on the shelf, but Michael Douglas, the love of my life. I really do think it was meant to happen. Catherine Zeta-Jones
[ Actor Douglas Happen Just Life Love Lucky Meant Met Michael Oscars Producer Really Shelf Think Two]
Our journey so far has been very satisfactory: we are most fortunate as regards the season, for there has been more rain this winter than has been known for the last four or five years. William John Wills
[ Been Far Five Fortunate Four Journey Known Last More Most Our Rain Regards Satisfactory Season Than Very Winter Years]
The factory of the future will have only two employees, a man and a dog. The man will be there to feed the dog. The dog will be there to keep the man from touching the equipment. Warren G. Bennis
[ Dog Employees Equipment Factory Feed Future Keep Man Only Touching Two Will]
There has got to be more to life than being a really, really, ridiculously good actor. Gary Busey
[ Actor Being Good Got Life More Really Ridiculously Than]
It was the fashion of the time, still is, to feel that all actors are neurotic, or they would not be actors. Gene Tierney
[ Actors Fashion Feel Neurotic Still Time Would]
But so much of being an actor isn't so great - the auditioning, the rejection, the financial insecurity. Douglas Wood
[ Actor Auditioning Being Financial Great Insecurity Much Rejection]
The atom bombs are piling up in the factories, the police are prowling through the cities, the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers, but the earth is still going round the sun. George Orwell
[ Atom Bombs Cities Earth Factories Going Lies Loudspeakers Piling Police Round Still Streaming Sun Through Up]
I learned so much from other actors and they definitely didn't treat me like some sex bomb or bimbo. I felt fully accepted in the regular movie world. I didn't feel categorised. Sylvia Kristel
[ Accepted Actors Bimbo Bomb Definitely Feel Felt Fully Learned Movie Much Other Regular Sex Some Treat World]
Supporting characters add depth to a story, and great actors leave their imprint with the audience. Nicholas Lea
[ Actors Add Audience Characters Depth Great Imprint Leave Story Supporting Their]
Anything that is unexpected is the X-factor. Dante Hall
[ Anything Unexpected]
I realized that I needed to be anonymous on the street and somebody else on the stage. I had tried to put my street self on the stage, but what they want is an actor on stage. Bobby Darin
[ Actor Anonymous Else Had Needed Put Realized Self Somebody Stage Street Tried Want]
So it's kind of nervous to be in this situation, but at the same time you look at all those actors and the work that they've done, I've been in bigger films than all of them and still kept my integrity and still kept my respect. Shia LaBeouf
[ Actors Been Bigger Done Films Integrity Kept Kind Look Nervous Respect Same Situation Still Than Them Those Time Work]
No one is to be called an enemy, all are your benefactors, and no one does you harm. You have no enemy except yourselves. Francis of Assisi
[ Benefactors Called Does Enemy Except Harm Your Yourselves]
A great actor is independent of the poet, because the supreme essence of feeling does not reside in prose or in verse, but in the accent with which it is delivered. Lee Strasberg
[ Accent Actor Because Delivered Does Essence Feeling Great Independent Poet Prose Reside Supreme Verse Which]
I guess I work well with others I handle younger actors well. Hector Elizondo
[ Actors Guess Handle Others Well Work Younger]
The actor's popularity is evanescent; applauded today, forgotten tomorrow. Harrison Ford
[ Actor Applauded Evanescent Forgotten Popularity Today Tomorrow]
If a farmer fills his barn with grain, he gets mice. If he leaves it empty, he gets actors. Walter Scott
[ Actors Barn Empty Farmer Fills Gets Grain His Leaves Mice]
My advice to an aspiring actor would be to never stop learning or working for what you want. Nothing comes easy, ever, if you want something, you have to work for it. By working for it I mean work on your craft, learn from people who have something to teach. It's just like anything else, practice makes perfect. James Lafferty
[ Actor Advice Anything Aspiring Comes Craft Easy Else Ever Just Learn Learning Makes Mean Never Nothing Perfect Practice Something Stop Teach Want Work Working Would Your]
I do think I'm a character actor. Colin Firth
[ Actor Character Think]
Now, wages in the automobile industry are made up of two components, what we call base rates and the cost of living factor which is fed in by the operation of the escalator. Leonard Woodcock
[ Automobile Base Call Components Cost Escalator Factor Fed Industry Living Made Now Operation Rates Two Up Wages Which]
The real actor has a direct line to the collective heart. Sam Rayburn
[ Actor Collective Direct Heart Line Real]
I want to run for the Senate from Tennessee. Not now, but when I'm 50, when music dies down a little bit. I know lots of artists and actors have those delusions of grandeur, but ever since I was a kid, it's been of interest to me. Tim McGraw
[ Actors Artists Been Bit Delusions Dies Down Ever Grandeur Interest Kid Know Little Lots Music Now Run Senate Since Tennessee Those Want]
I must have had faith that day. When I went out, I was Henry Fonda again. An unemployed actor but a man. Henry Fonda
[ Actor Again Day Faith Fonda Had Henry Man Must Out Unemployed Went]
Another important historical factor is the fact that this already very simple religion was further simplified and purified by the early philosophers of ancient China. Our first great philosopher was a founder of naturalism; and our second great philosopher was an agnostic. Hu Shih
[ Agnostic Already Ancient Another China Early Fact Factor First Founder Further Great Historical Important Naturalism Our Philosopher Philosophers Purified Religion Second Simple Simplified Very]
The whole point of being an actor is to get satisfaction out of a role - unless you're just vain about celebrity. Jonny Lee Miller
[ Actor Being Celebrity Get Just Out Point Role Satisfaction Unless Vain Whole]
But some actors I have met possess an intelligence that I can only dream of. It's about character, it's about behavior. They understand things about people that I simply don't see. Ron Silver
[ Actors Behavior Character Dream Intelligence Met Only Possess See Simply Some Things Understand]
The interest in the supernatural in a very generic sense and in the spiritual is not in itself a factor that helps the communication of the Christian faith. Karl Lehmann
[ Christian Communication Factor Faith Generic Helps Interest Itself Sense Spiritual Supernatural Very]
I think dress, hairstyle and make-up are the crucial factors in projecting an attractive persona and give one the chance to enhance one's best physical features. Vivienne Westwood
[ Attractive Best Chance Crucial Dress Enhance Factors Features Give Hairstyle Make-Up Persona Physical Projecting Think]
If you watch the show and the characters don't look at each other while they're talking, the actors probably aren't getting along. Victoria Pratt
[ Actors Along Characters Each Getting Look Other Probably Show Talking Watch While]
I remember that. I was talking to him and I said how great it would be if actors had a tail because I have animals and a tail is so expressive. On a cat you can tell everything. You can tell if they're annoyed. You can tell whether they're scared. Christopher Walken
[ Actors Animals Annoyed Because Cat Everything Expressive Great Had Him How Remember Said Scared Tail Talking Tell Whether Would]
There are a lot of factors in the life of an F1 driver which can combine to make you believe that you are somehow above normality. I think that is a mistake to start believing that. But, at the same time, it is important to be confident. Damon Hill
[ Above Believe Believing Combine Confident Driver F1 Factors Important Life Lot Make Mistake Normality Same Somehow Start Think Time Which]
I heard that the same thing occurred in a scene in Alien, where the creature pops out of the chest of a crewman. The other actors didn't know what was to happen; the director wanted to get true surprise. Marvin Minsky
[ Actors Alien Chest Creature Director Get Happen Heard Know Occurred Other Out Pops Same Scene Surprise Thing True Wanted Where]
It's an incredible privilege for an actor to look into the camera. It's like looking right into the heart of the film, and you can't take that lightly. Emily Watson
[ Actor Camera Film Heart Incredible Into Lightly Look Looking Privilege Right Take]
And I have been able to establish this sort of decent reputation as being a decent character actor. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Able Actor Been Being Character Decent Establish Reputation Sort]
Dates with actors, finally, just seemed to me evenings of shop talk. I got sick of it after a hile. So the more famous I became, the more I narrowed down my choices. Hedy Lamarr
[ Actors After Became Choices Dates Down Evenings Famous Finally Got Just More Narrowed Seemed Shop Sick Talk]
Actors I admire? Ed Harris, or course, I think he's terrific; because I know he always had to fight being what he looked like a lot, but I think he's a terrific actor. Anthony Hopkins
[ Actor Actors Admire Always Because Being Course Ed Fight Had Harris Know Looked Lot Terrific Think]
Other actors like to rehearse on film-they like 30 or 40 takes. When you get an actor like that, it becomes difficult for me because I'm ready to quit after number two. Richard Widmark
[ Actor Actors After Because Becomes Difficult Get Number Other Quit Ready Rehearse Takes Two]
Well, I think that there is a connection between being a lawyer and a doctor and an actor. They kind of, in some ways, have the same appeal, I suppose. Jeffrey Jones
[ Actor Appeal Being Between Connection Doctor Kind Lawyer Same Some Suppose Think Ways Well]
Proceeding further, to inquire whether the facts related by the Four Evangelists are proved by competent and satisfactory evidence, we are led, first, to consider on which side lies the burden of establishing the credibility of the witnesses. Simon Greenleaf
[ Burden Competent Consider Credibility Establishing Evangelists Evidence Facts First Four Further Inquire Led Lies Proceeding Proved Related Satisfactory Side Whether Which Witnesses]
Every ten years there is a new generation of actors. Barbet Schroeder
[ Actors Every Generation New Ten Years]
It was one of the great chances in my life to become a Dumont actor. Leon Askin
[ Actor Become Chances Dumont Great Life]