Quotations that match 'dramatic'.

I'm known as a kind of dramatic, serious, almost humorless actor and the fact is, I'm a funny guy, and I spend most of my life trying to find a lighter side of things, and on stage was given plenty of opportunity to do that. Campbell Scott
[ Actor Almost Dramatic Fact Find Funny Given Guy Kind Known Life Lighter Most Opportunity Plenty Serious Side Spend Stage Things Trying]
We have actually experienced in recent months a dramatic demonstration of an unprecedented intelligence failure, perhaps the most significant intelligence failure in the history of the United States. Zbigniew Brzezinski
[ Actually Demonstration Dramatic Experienced Failure History Intelligence Months Most Perhaps Recent Significant States United Unprecedented]
A dramatic thing, the first time you stand up to your dad. Lenny Kravitz Dad
[ Dad Dramatic First Stand Thing Time Up Your]
But Germany will always suffer, I fear, from the intensely dramatic character of the crimes of the Third Reich. Douglas Hurd
[ Always Character Crimes Dramatic Fear Germany Intensely Reich Suffer Third Will]
But if you look at WorldCom, which is the biggest failure to date, they grew dramatically, they were buying companies that were bigger than they were and they were doing it off inflated stock. Don Nickles
[ Bigger Biggest Buying Companies Date Doing Dramatically Failure Grew Inflated Look Off Stock Than Were Which Worldcom]
I always thought that Bill Murray was one of the great actors that I've worked with. And I've worked with all kinds of people who are known primarily for their dramatic work. Ivan Reitman
[ Actors Always Bill Dramatic Great Kinds Known Murray Primarily Their Thought Work Worked]
The film's dramatic requirements should always take precedence over the mere aesthetics of editing. Edward Dmytryk
[ Aesthetics Always Dramatic Editing Film Mere Over Precedence Requirements Should Take]
Jackie Gleason said that comedy is the most exacting form of dramatic art, because it has an instant critic: laughter. Chuck Jones
[ Art Because Comedy Critic Dramatic Exacting Form Gleason Instant Jackie Laughter Most Said]
My country is in the grips of a major economic crisis. This is causing dramatic consequences for the very existence of Polish families. A permanent economic crisis in Poland may also have serious repercussions for Europe. Thus, Poland ought to be helped and deserves help. Lech Walesa
[ Also Causing Consequences Country Crisis Deserves Dramatic Economic Europe Existence Families Grips Help Helped Major May Ought Permanent Poland Polish Repercussions Serious Thus Very]
Every small town has its dramatic group, its barber-shop quartet, every home has music in one form or another. Kate Smith
[ Another Dramatic Every Form Group Home Music Quartet Small Town]
Teen drug use went up dramatically in the 1990s. John Walters
[ Dramatically Teen Up Use Went]
The whole problem of the sound-work is distancing oneself from the dramatic. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Dramatic Oneself Problem Whole]
I have long been a supporter of the Head Start program because each and every year I witness the dramatic positive impact that early intervention services have on children's lives in my congressional district. Lucille Roybal-Allard
[ Because Been Children Congressional District Dramatic Each Early Every Head Impact Intervention Lives Long Positive Program Services Start Supporter Witness Year]
The problem is, is that President Bush and the Republican leadership in the Congress have resisted attempts to increase dramatically our fuel economy standards over the last five years. Ed Markey
[ Attempts Bush Congress Dramatically Economy Five Fuel Increase Last Leadership Our Over President Problem Republican Resisted Standards Years]
You can't do the end of the world in a conventionally dramatic way or Boy Meets Girl way. Terry Southern
[ Boy Dramatic End Girl Meets Way World]
When we lose our liberties, it does not happen in one dramatic moment, but gradually and quietly. John E. Moss
[ Does Dramatic Gradually Happen Liberties Lose Moment Our Quietly]
I do like any kind of project that has both comedy and drama in it because in life you don't have one day where everything is funny then the next day everything is dramatic. Topher Grace
[ Any Because Both Comedy Day Drama Dramatic Everything Funny Kind Life Next Project Then Where]
The world is poised on the cusp of an economic and cultural shift as dramatic as that of the Industrial Revolution. Steven Levy
[ Cultural Cusp Dramatic Economic Industrial Poised Revolution Shift World]
States are like people. They do not question the awful status quo until some dramatic event overturns the conventional and lax way of thinking. Victor Davis Hanson
[ Awful Conventional Dramatic Event Lax Question Quo Some States Status Thinking Until Way]
I find it enormously valuable to be sure that that the pacing is what I think it is and that the scenes have the shape I think they have musically and dramatically. Carlisle Floyd
[ Dramatically Enormously Find Musically Pacing Scenes Shape Sure Think Valuable]
Like any other composer of opera, I choose a subject not for polemical reasons, but because it contains vivid characters in highly charged dramatic situations. Carlisle Floyd
[ Any Because Characters Charged Choose Composer Contains Dramatic Highly Opera Other Reasons Situations Subject Vivid]
So much of it is the design of the shot or the motion of the character; it's the work you do so that it has the same things that are in the movie. In just a few frames it's got to communicate something clearly and dramatically. Dennis Muren
[ Character Clearly Communicate Design Dramatically Few Frames Got Just Motion Movie Much Same Shot Something Things Work]
Even with, or perhaps, because of, this background, I have over the past few years sensed a very dramatic change in attitude on the part of Prince Edward Islanders towards the on-going rush for so-called modernization. Alex Campbell
[ Attitude Background Because Change Dramatic Edward Even Few Modernization Over Part Past Perhaps Prince Rush Sensed So-Called Towards Very Years]
California has a beautiful coastline. It can be a rough coastline. The waves are huge. The rocks are steep. Same thing in Vancouver. It has a beautiful coastline. It's dramatic. Jennifer Granholm
[ Beautiful California Coastline Dramatic Huge Rocks Rough Same Steep Thing Vancouver Waves]
In real life, events seem much less dramatic. Jessica Savitch
[ Dramatic Events Less Life Much Real Seem]
I acknowledge Shakespeare to be the world's greatest dramatic poet, but regret that no parent could place the uncorrected book in the hands of his daughter, and therefore I have prepared the Family Shakespeare. Thomas Bowdler
[ Acknowledge Book Could Daughter Dramatic Family Greatest Hands His Parent Place Poet Prepared Regret Shakespeare Therefore World]
If I thought that any of this was pre ordained, then it takes away any kind of incentive to struggle, or to put up with things, to reach for those impossible dreams, all those dramatic things. Gary Numan
[ Any Away Dramatic Dreams Impossible Incentive Kind Ordained Put Reach Struggle Takes Then Things Those Thought Up]
Today, children are watching more and more television, and are bombarded over and over with images and content that have the potential to dramatically influence their behavior. Tim Murphy
[ Behavior Bombarded Children Content Dramatically Images Influence More Over Potential Television Their Today Watching]
I think even when homeowners love their room, it's still a shock, because you left your house, went to sleep, came home and your room was dramatically and drastically different. Paige Davis
[ Because Came Different Dramatically Drastically Even Home Homeowners House Left Love Room Shock Sleep Still Their Think Went Your]
The doctors must tell you that one of the risks of surgery is that you might die. This poor doctor was talking to an actress. It was very dramatic to me. To him, it was just a thing he had to say. Patty Duke
[ Actress Die Doctor Doctors Dramatic Had Him Just Might Must Poor Risks Say Surgery Talking Tell Thing Very]
Most women seem to be required to pit themselves against men in dramatic situations, and the men got to pit themselves against ideas or God. Judy Davis
[ Against Dramatic God Got Ideas Men Most Pit Required Seem Situations Themselves Women]
I can't imagine doing an hour-long dramatic series because it's so much work. A sitcom is a wonderful gig. You work from 10 to 4 every day, it's fun, and you get to live at home. John Lithgow
[ Because Day Doing Dramatic Every Fun Get Gig Home Imagine Live Much Series Sitcom Wonderful Work]
In the space of a decade, China and India have emerged as dramatic, dynamic competitors. Peter Mandelson
[ China Competitors Decade Dramatic Dynamic Emerged India Space]
We want to create these dramatic situations, whether they are real or not, to entertain audiences. Jerry Bruckheimer
[ Audiences Create Dramatic Entertain Real Situations These Want Whether]
Though, since the first record, I've dramatically changed my expectations for our records. Daniel Johns
[ Changed Dramatically Expectations First Our Record Records Since Though]
A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming. Jane Fonda
[ Begin Dramatic Good Many Screaming Situations]
There has been a growing consensus across the country - from statehouses to the White House and the halls of Congress - that we need to take dramatic steps to improve our secondary schools. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Across Been Congress Consensus Country Dramatic Growing Halls House Improve Need Our Schools Secondary Steps Take White]
I know I can handle dramatic roles, but I don't think I should have to play a young mother on crack to prove it. Hilary Duff
[ Crack Dramatic Handle Know Mother Play Prove Roles Should Think Young]
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]
In an action film you act in the action. If it's a dramatic film you act in the drama. Jean Claude Van Damme
[ Act Action Drama Dramatic Film]
To the biographer all lives bar none are dramatic constructions. Katharine Anthony
[ Bar Biographer Constructions Dramatic Lives None]
My entry into the environmental arena was through the issue that so dramatically - and destructively - demonstrates the link between science and social action: nuclear weapons. Barry Commoner
[ Action Arena Between Demonstrates Dramatically Entry Environmental Into Issue Link Nuclear Science Social Through Weapons]
Jessica Lange in Frances... was dramatic and passionate and one of the strongest performances I've seen a woman do. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Dramatic Jessica Passionate Performances Seen Strongest Woman]
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]
My nomadic childhood dramatically fed my eventual decision to be an actor, but not in the way you might think. Josh Lucas
[ Actor Childhood Decision Dramatically Eventual Fed Might Nomadic Think Way]
At a time when going to college has never been more important, it's never been more expensive, and our nation's families haven't been in this kind of financial duress since the great depression. And so what we have is just sort of a miraculous opportunity simply by stopping the subsidy to banks when we already have the risk of loans. We can plow those savings into our students. And we can make college dramatically more affordable, tens of billions of dollars over the next decade. Arnie Duncan
[ Affordable Already Banks Been Billions College Decade Depression Dollars Dramatically Duress Expensive Families Financial Going Great Haven Important Into Just Kind Loans Make Miraculous More Nation Never Next Opportunity Our ]
Italians have no sense of the dramatic. Jose Carreras
[ Dramatic Italians Sense]
Once we were in the studio, we realized we were getting certain effects through the shooting of the dramatic scenes on video, shooting off a screen and then getting wave patterns and stuff like that. Atom Egoyan
[ Certain Dramatic Effects Getting Off Once Patterns Realized Scenes Screen Shooting Studio Stuff Then Through Video Wave Were]
But I think Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang really got that thing where, if a movie reads really funny and then has some dramatic or violent or sinister stuff in it, you can't forget that primarily it has to be even funnier than you read it or that other stuff doesn't work. Robert Downey, Jr.
[ Bang Dramatic Even Forget Funnier Funny Got Kiss Movie Other Primarily Read Reads Really Sinister Some Stuff Than Then Thing Think Violent Where Work]
And I found both literature and the church very dramatic presences in the world of the 1950s. Thomas Keneally
[ Both Church Dramatic Found Literature Very World]
The problem for me, still today, is that I write purely with one dramatic structure and that is the rite of passage. I'm not really skilled in any other. Rock and roll itself can be described as music to accompany the rite of passage. Pete Townshend
[ Accompany Any Described Dramatic Itself Music Other Passage Problem Purely Really Rite Rock Roll Skilled Still Structure Today Write]
Since Social Security was established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935 to ensure economic security for American workers, poverty among American seniors has dramatically declined. Steve Israel
[ American Among Declined Dramatically Economic Ensure Established Franklin Poverty President Roosevelt Security Seniors Since Social Workers]
Dramatics are what keep you in the seats. Jerry Bruckheimer
[ Keep Seats]
Most people don't know that I am an accomplished dramatic actor... But I've performed in several Shakespeare productions including Hamlet, except in this version, Hamlet lives in an apartment with two women, and has to pretend he's gay so that the landlord won't evict him. John Ritter
[ Accomplished Actor Am Apartment Dramatic Except Gay Hamlet Him Including Know Landlord Lives Most Performed Pretend Productions Several Shakespeare Two Version Women Won]
Everybody says how hard comedy is, but, when it comes time to honor things, whether it's on a weekly critical basis or whether it's award time, at that time of the year, comedy is the poor, dumb child of dramatic work. Ivan Reitman
[ Award Basis Child Comedy Comes Critical Dramatic Dumb Everybody Hard Honor How Poor Says Things Time Weekly Whether Work Year]
I became an actor by doing school plays and youth theaters, and then National Youth Theatre of Great Britain. And then I did study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. For me that was a good way to enter the field, to work in the theater. Chiwetel Ejiofor
[ Academy Actor Arts Became Britain Did Doing Dramatic Enter Field Good Great London Music National Plays School Study Theater Theaters Theatre Then Way Work Youth]
I really think the biopic thing so rarely works, because people's lives don't have a dramatic shape that can be satisfying. Bill Condon
[ Because Dramatic Lives Rarely Really Satisfying Shape Thing Think Works]
There is a comfort zone of knowing where things are going and having characters in place, but the action gets more and more dramatic and is very challenging to describe. Jerry B. Jenkins
[ Action Challenging Characters Comfort Describe Dramatic Gets Going Having Knowing More Place Things Very Where Zone]
I would always fall down the big main staircase in our house. My favorite thing in the world was to pretend to be horribly killed at the top of it, and to fall dramatically down to the bottom of it. David Hyde Pierce
[ Always Big Bottom Down Dramatically Fall Favorite Horribly House Killed Main Our Pretend Staircase Thing Top World Would]
If an American audience is given a serious musical theater piece that is well produced, dramatically gripping and wonderfully acted, they'll respond to it. Carlisle Floyd
[ Acted American Audience Dramatically Given Gripping Musical Piece Produced Respond Serious Theater Well Wonderfully]
For me, it was more a dramatic shift to go from the stage to the screen. Michael C. Hall
[ Dramatic Go More Screen Shift Stage]
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically. Phil Crosby
[ Careers Dramatically Ever Failing Few Get Great Leaders Sometimes Their Through Very Without]
In Hitchcock's eyes the movement was dramatic, not the acting. When he wanted the audience to be moved, he moved the camera. He was a subtle human being, and he was also the best director I have ever worked with. Bruce Dern
[ Acting Also Audience Being Best Camera Director Dramatic Ever Eyes Hitchcock Human Moved Movement Subtle Wanted Worked]
Religious advertising is undergoing a dramatic conversion. Lisa Miller
[ Advertising Conversion Dramatic Religious Undergoing]
I started radio in 1950 on the Lone Ranger radio program, a dramatic show that emanated from Detroit when I was 18 years old and just beginning college. I did that for a couple of years. Casey Kasum
[ Beginning College Couple Detroit Did Dramatic Emanated Just Lone Old Program Radio Ranger Show Started Years]
When the news wants to tell you something is important, they put dramatic theme music behind it. They scare you into watching the story. Aaron McGruder
[ Behind Dramatic Important Into Music News Put Scare Something Story Tell Theme Wants Watching]
Some would suggest that there has been a dramatic change in our perception of the world and ourselves within the world. Others have observed that there has been an almost complete about-face in a relatively short span of time. Alex Campbell
[ Almost Been Change Complete Dramatic Observed Others Our Ourselves Perception Relatively Short Some Span Suggest Time Within World Would]
And the beautiful open spaces, the forests of Pennsylvania, the recreational uses that come from having these green open spaces and forests, they contribute dramatically to the level of our tourism, dramatically. Ed Rendell
[ Beautiful Come Contribute Dramatically Forests Green Having Level Open Our Pennsylvania Recreational Spaces These Tourism Uses]
Olympic Gold changed me and my life dramatically. I became a celebrity overnight and people see me as a famous skater, not a real person. Oksana Baiul
[ Became Celebrity Changed Dramatically Famous Gold Life Olympic Overnight Person Real See Skater]
I got into radio when I was eight, and I was one of the busiest child dramatic actors in America. Mel Torme
[ Actors America Busiest Child Dramatic Eight Got Into Radio]
The joy of winning is not as dramatic as the losses were, because I expected us to win. Jack Youngblood
[ Because Dramatic Expected Joy Losses Us Were Win Winning]
Fox came to us with the concept for ICE AGE and they came to us with the first draft of the script. They also gave us a mandate to make it into a comedy from what was previously a rather dramatic action concept. Chris Wedge
[ Action Age Also Came Comedy Concept Draft Dramatic First Fox Gave Ice Into Make Mandate Previously Rather Script Us]
I remembered seeing it and it was this metallic turbine and I thought it was beautiful. I had never been in a power plant before, but I felt, without being overly dramatic, compelled to make photographs of this for myself. John Sexton
[ Beautiful Been Before Being Compelled Dramatic Felt Had Make Myself Never Overly Photographs Plant Power Remembered Seeing Thought Turbine Without]
It's a good team though that works very closely and very well together, and all those people putting that effort in, then I'm sure we will improve dramatically from where we are now as the season goes on. David Leslie
[ Closely Dramatically Effort Goes Good Improve Now Putting Season Sure Team Then Those Though Together Very Well Where Will Works]
The fact is we can only love what we know personally. And we cannot know much. In public affairs, in the rebuilding of civilization, something less dramatic and emotional is needed, namely tolerance. E. M. Forster
[ Affairs Cannot Civilization Dramatic Emotional Fact Know Less Love Much Namely Needed Only Personally Public Rebuilding Something Tolerance]
I've been very lucky to work on a wide variety of projects, including two long-run and top-10 dramatic television shows. That is why it is so important to offer a helping hand to the next generation of young Latinos coming up behind me. Jimmy Smits
[ Been Behind Coming Dramatic Generation Hand Helping Important Including Latinos Long-Run Lucky Next Offer Projects Shows Television Two Up Variety Very Why Wide Work Young]
I don't work on a project unless I believe that it will dramatically improve life for a bunch of people. Dean Kamen
[ Believe Bunch Dramatically Improve Life Project Unless Will Work]
I don't always set stories in villages, more often in towns. But always in smallish communities because the characters' actions are more visible there, and the dramatic tension is heightened. Joanna Trollope
[ Actions Always Because Characters Communities Dramatic Heightened More Often Set Stories Tension Towns Villages Visible]
When the drama attains a characterization which makes the play a revelation of human conduct and a dialogue which characterizes yet pleases for itself, we reach dramatic literature. George P. Baker
[ Attains Characterization Characterizes Conduct Dialogue Drama Dramatic Human Itself Literature Makes Play Pleases Reach Revelation Which Yet]
Watergate provides a model case study of the interaction and powers of each of the branches of government. It also is a morality play with a sad and dramatic ending. Bob Woodward
[ Also Branches Case Dramatic Each Ending Government Interaction Model Morality Play Powers Provides Sad Study Watergate]
There is at least one point in the history of any company when you have to change dramatically to rise to the next level of performance. Miss that moment - and you start to decline. Andy Grove
[ Any Change Company Decline Dramatically History Least Level Miss Moment Next Performance Point Rise Start]
I've been very fortunate to be able to jump around. I just did this really wonderful film called Map of the World. That was a real, amazing, dramatic story. Then I did a movie called Company Men, a little comedy about the Bay of Pigs. Sigourney Weaver
[ Able Amazing Around Bay Been Called Comedy Company Did Dramatic Film Fortunate Jump Just Little Map Men Movie Pigs Real Really Story Then Very Wonderful World]
True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost. Arthur Ashe
[ Cost Heroism Others Remarkably Serve Sober Surpass True Urge Very Whatever]
To me, Mozart is our Shakespeare, the one who wrote the most dramatic, psychologically most baffling music. He combined ideas that no one else would have thought of putting together. Lukas Foss
[ Baffling Combined Dramatic Else Ideas Most Mozart Music Our Psychologically Putting Shakespeare Thought Together Would Wrote]
No game in the world is as tidy and dramatically neat as baseball, with cause and effect, crime and punishment, motive and result, so cleanly defined. Paul Gallico
[ Baseball Cause Cleanly Crime Defined Dramatically Effect Game Motive Neat Punishment Result Tidy World]
As the population of Georgia increased dramatically, so did development. Roy Barnes
[ Development Did Dramatically Georgia Increased Population]
You have to take some dramatic license just to make it entertaining sometimes. Chi McBride
[ Dramatic Entertaining Just License Make Some Sometimes Take]
I'm seventy-one now, so it's hard to imagine a dramatic change. Philip Levine
[ Change Dramatic Hard Imagine Now]
I think all phases of one's career are serious if you take it seriously no matter if you are doing high profile dramatic pieces or not. Bill Murray
[ Career Doing Dramatic High Matter Phases Pieces Profile Serious Seriously Take Think]
What does that represent? There was never any question in plastic art, in poetry, in music, of representing anything. It is a matter of making something beautiful, moving, or dramatic - this is by no means the same thing. Fernand Leger
[ Any Anything Art Beautiful Does Dramatic Making Matter Means Moving Music Never Plastic Poetry Question Represent Representing Same Something Thing]
Not merely can people like me write things that would never have been printed before but I think an enormously dramatic change has taken place in public opinion, possibly for the wrong reasons. Anthony Holden
[ Been Before Change Dramatic Enormously Merely Never Opinion Place Possibly Printed Public Reasons Taken Things Think Would Write Wrong]
In the West audiences think I am a stereotyped action star, or that I always play hitmen or killers. But in Hong Kong, I did a lot of comedy, many dramatic films, and most of all, romantic roles, lots of love stories. I was like a romance novel hero. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Action Always Am Audiences Comedy Did Dramatic Films Hero Hong Killers Kong Lot Lots Love Many Most Novel Play Roles Romance Romantic Star Stereotyped Stories Think West]
In reality, we can prove that the incidents of drug, alcohol abuse and violence have dropped dramatically among professional athletes - but the problem is it would be impossible to convince than fans, because of what they read on the AP wire. Leigh Steinberg
[ Abuse Alcohol Among Athletes Because Convince Dramatically Dropped Fans Impossible Incidents Problem Professional Prove Read Reality Than Violence Wire Would]
The human mind is a dramatic structure in itself and our society is absolutely saturated with drama. Edward Bond
[ Absolutely Drama Dramatic Human Itself Mind Our Saturated Society Structure]
We must develop huge demonstrations, because the world is used to big dramatic affairs. They think in terms of hundreds of thousands and millions and billions... Billions of dollars are appropriated at the twinkling of an eye. Nothing little counts. A. Philip Randolph
[ Affairs Appropriated Because Big Billions Counts Demonstrations Develop Dollars Dramatic Eye Huge Hundreds Little Millions Must Nothing Terms Think Thousands Twinkling Used World]
Dramatic experience is not logical; it may be subdued to the kind of coherence that we indicate when we speak, in criticism, of form. Allen Tate
[ Coherence Criticism Dramatic Experience Form Indicate Kind Logical May Speak Subdued]
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]
Living at the YMCA in Harlem dramatically broadened my view of the world. Constance Baker Motley
[ Broadened Dramatically Harlem Living View World]
The quality of my life has changed dramatically - not the events - but the way I handle them and my priorities and my sense of drama. Ali MacGraw
[ Changed Drama Dramatically Events Handle Life Priorities Quality Sense Them Way]
The world awaits Beijing's hosting of the 2008 Olympics, an occasion which will bring into the global spotlight the dramatic advances China is making in enhancing the quality of life for its people. Alexander Haig
[ Advances Awaits Beijing Bring China Dramatic Enhancing Global Hosting Into Life Making Occasion Olympics Quality Spotlight Which Will World]
Failure in the theater is more dramatic and uglier than any other form of writing. It costs so much, you feel so guilty. Lillian Hellman
[ Any Costs Dramatic Failure Feel Form Guilty More Much Other Than Theater Uglier Writing]
The evidence that things are changing fast can be seen in the dramatic increase in the influence of blogging. We should be collecting emails as we used to collect telephone numbers and using them to better communicate our message to key voters. Adam Rickitt
[ Better Blogging Changing Collect Collecting Communicate Dramatic Emails Evidence Fast Increase Influence Key Message Numbers Our Seen Should Telephone Them Things Used Using Voters]
I am in the Master of Professional Writing program teaching Humor Writing, Literary and Dramatic. Shelley Berman
[ Am Dramatic Humor Literary Master Professional Program Teaching Writing]
We found that just by the way we stood, affected women dramatically, and if you look at our show, you'll see that we always stood with our legs open our fists on hips and our bat bulges forward, which had a profound effect on women! Burt Ward
[ Affected Always Bat Dramatically Effect Fists Forward Found Had Hips Just Legs Look Open Our Profound See Show Stood Way Which Women]
What you do, is you gradually become more and more experienced, and more and more realistic about dramatic tolerance, i.e. about how long the play should be. Ridley Scott
[ Become Dramatic Experienced Gradually How Long More Play Realistic Should Tolerance]
I was drafted and went to Korea where I had an opportunity to create a production team that did dramatic and comedy shows. I had also done a little disc jockeying. Casey Kasum
[ Also Comedy Create Did Disc Done Drafted Dramatic Had Korea Little Opportunity Production Shows Team Went Where]
Things are changing. I've been training since I was 9 years old to stretch my wings as an actor dramatically, but have never really been afforded the opportunity to show that. Anthony Anderson
[ Actor Afforded Been Changing Dramatically Never Old Opportunity Really Show Since Stretch Things Training Wings Years]
The nature of the global business environment guarantees that no matter how hard we work to create a stable and healthy organisation, our organisation will continue to experience dramatic changes far beyond our control. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Beyond Business Changes Continue Control Create Dramatic Environment Experience Far Global Guarantees Hard Healthy How Matter Nature Organisation Our Stable Will Work]
I'm clean and sober for over a year and no one seems to care! They're like, 'Oh, her dramatic weight gain.' So, stop making fun of me! Courtney Love
[ Care Clean Dramatic Fun Gain Her Making Oh Over Seems Sober Stop Weight Year]
Maybe John Kerry does not know - but I am happy to explain it to him - that my commitment to withdraw the troops goes back before the tragic, dramatic terrorist attack. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
[ Am Attack Back Before Commitment Does Dramatic Explain Goes Happy Him John Kerry Know Maybe Terrorist Tragic Troops Withdraw]
I'm obviously very keen on the theater and I think it's inevitable that some of the orchestral and chamber pieces have got dramatic elements which might even suggest an unspecified dramatic plot of some kind or other, even though it's not in my mind at the time. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Chamber Dramatic Elements Even Got Inevitable Keen Kind Might Mind Obviously Orchestral Other Pieces Plot Some Suggest Theater Think Though Time Very Which]
Kids just don't read any more. They spend much more time with video games. It's just hard to get kids to read anything. Book sales have dropped dramatically, too. I think 90% of the books are bought only by 5% of the US population. Stan Sakai
[ Any Anything Book Books Bought Dramatically Dropped Games Get Hard Just Kids More Much Only Population Read Sales Spend Think Time Too Us Video]
The most anxious time was during launch, just because that is so dramatic. Sally Ride
[ Anxious Because Dramatic During Just Launch Most Time]
I like to combine the dramatic emotional warmth of strings with the grooves and body business of drums and bass. David Byrne
[ Bass Body Business Combine Dramatic Drums Emotional Grooves Strings Warmth]
So I think that is one of the reasons we can face some regional problems, which are very difficult, very dramatic and is necessary to have instruments to solve these problems. NATO is such instrument. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Difficult Dramatic Face Instrument Instruments Nato Necessary Problems Reasons Regional Solve Some Such These Think Very Which]
To be a dramatic writer takes hard work, talent, and discipline. And that's why I just make up crap. Colin Mochrie
[ Crap Discipline Dramatic Hard Just Make Takes Talent Up Why Work Writer]
I am not trying to be a historian and a dramatist; I'm a dramatist, a dramatic historian, or one who does a dramatic interpretation of history. Oliver Stone
[ Am Does Dramatic Dramatist Historian History Interpretation Trying]
Wearing this kind of costume is not something I fantasize about. It's not natural, it's not comfortable. I don't see myself as this. But it gives you dramatic license to do almost anything when you're dressed as a bug. Joan Severance
[ Almost Anything Bug Comfortable Costume Dramatic Dressed Fantasize Gives Kind License Myself Natural See Something Wearing]
I was probably never going to get to do the kind of things dramatically that I really wanted to do, so I returned to theater from time to time, and to write, and produce. It's by no means sour grapes. Larry Hovis
[ Dramatically Get Going Grapes Kind Means Never Probably Produce Really Returned Sour Theater Things Time Wanted Write]
What does it feel like to be a parent? What does it feel like to be a child? And that's what stories do. They bring you there. They offer a dramatic explanation, which is always different from an expository explanation. Richard Russo
[ Always Bring Child Different Does Dramatic Explanation Feel Offer Parent Stories Which]
Has anybody ever seen a dramatic critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good. P. G. Wodehouse
[ After Anybody Come Course Critic Dark Daytime Dramatic Ever Good Out Seen Up]
I think it would be very boring dramatically to have a film where everybody was a lawyer or doctor and had no faults. To me, the most important thing is to be truthful. Spike Lee
[ Boring Doctor Dramatically Everybody Faults Film Had Important Lawyer Most Thing Think Truthful Very Where Would]
Telecom is a dramatic success in India and our view is, respecting the political process, and respecting the fact that these are sovereign decisions, is that, approaching India as a friend. John W. Snow
[ Approaching Decisions Dramatic Fact Friend India Our Political Process Respecting Sovereign Success Telecom These View]
The real exertion in the case of an opera singer lies not so much in her singing as in her acting of a role, for nearly every modern opera makes great dramatic and physical demands. Maria Jeritza
[ Acting Case Demands Dramatic Every Exertion Great Her Lies Makes Modern Much Nearly Opera Physical Real Role Singer Singing]
In a very complex way, things have improved in the dramatic field. Before you had the good and the bad and you couldn't mingle them. Now it's more ambiguous. Isabelle Huppert
[ Ambiguous Bad Before Complex Dramatic Field Good Had Improved Mingle More Now Them Things Very Way]
Socialism is undoubtedly in the throes of a crisis greater than at any time since 1917. The last half of 1989 saw the dramatic collapse of most of the communist party governments of Eastern Europe. Joe Slovo
[ Any Collapse Communist Crisis Dramatic Eastern Europe Governments Greater Half Last Most Party Saw Since Socialism Than Time Undoubtedly]
In the first place, it must be remembered that our point of view in examining the construction of a play will not always coincide with that which we occupy in thinking of its whole dramatic effect. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Always Coincide Construction Dramatic Effect Examining First Must Occupy Our Place Play Point Remembered Thinking View Which Whole Will]
After I got to Hollywood, I resented that I didn't get a crack at more dramatic roles because I photographed so beautifully. Maureen O'Hara
[ After Beautifully Because Crack Dramatic Get Got Hollywood More Photographed Resented Roles]
Some movies I see today have the most dramatic plot points but the actors are not playing them dramatically. Aaron Eckhart
[ Actors Dramatic Dramatically Most Movies Playing Plot Points See Some Them Today]
I went to the London Academy Of Music and Dramatic Art and returned to New York where I started my career. David Naughton
[ Academy Art Career Dramatic London Music New Returned Started Went Where York]
And I don't believe that melodramatic feelings are laughable - they should be taken absolutely seriously. Rainer W. Fassbinder
[ Absolutely Believe Feelings Laughable Seriously Should Taken]
The public's evaluation of the job George W. Bush is doing as president changed dramatically as a result of the horrific attacks of September 11 and his response in leading the country on a campaign against terrorism. Thomas E. Mann
[ Against Attacks Bush Campaign Changed Country Doing Dramatically Evaluation George His Horrific Job Leading President Public Response Result September Terrorism]
Religious poetry, civic poetry, lyric or dramatic poetry are all categories of man's expression which are valid only if the endorsement of formal content is valid. Salvatore Quasimodo
[ Categories Civic Content Dramatic Endorsement Expression Formal Lyric Man Only Poetry Religious Valid Which]
I definitely would like to do some more dramatic roles. Owen Wilson
[ Definitely Dramatic More Roles Some Would]
I think that the use of copyright is going to change dramatically. Part of it is economics. There is just going to be so much content out there - there's a scarcity of attention. Information consumes attention, and there's too much information. Esther Dyson
[ Attention Change Consumes Content Copyright Dramatically Economics Going Information Just Much Out Part Scarcity Think Too Use]
I probably would be continuing to do voice-overs, continuing to do cartoon shows, and at the same time I'd probably be on a sitcom or a dramatic television show. Casey Kasem
[ Cartoon Continuing Dramatic Probably Same Show Shows Sitcom Television Time Would]
My passion is doing movies, and as long as I keep doing that, I'll be happy. I want to do movies, fun roles and dramatic ones. I love all of it. Vanessa Hudgens
[ Doing Dramatic Fun Happy Keep Long Love Movies Ones Passion Roles Want]
I'm developing some other things in other genres, including one dramatic piece. So, anything's possible. Jay Roach
[ Anything Developing Dramatic Genres Including Other Piece Possible Some Things]
At dramatic rehearsals, the only author that's better than an absent one is a dead one. George S. Kaufman
[ Absent Author Better Dead Dramatic Only Rehearsals Than]
Watching foreign affairs is sometimes like watching a magician; the eye is drawn to the hand performing the dramatic flourishes, leaving the other hand - the one doing the important job - unnoticed. David K. Shipler
[ Affairs Doing Dramatic Drawn Eye Flourishes Foreign Hand Important Job Leaving Magician Other Performing Sometimes Unnoticed Watching]
It's exciting that you've got an entire season to experience 24 hours of highly dramatically charged human experience. It allows for the close inspection of minutiae in behaviour. Xander Berkeley
[ Allows Behaviour Charged Close Dramatically Entire Exciting Experience Got Highly Hours Human Inspection Minutiae Season]
It is quite true - in fact, obvious on the surface - that the vast majority of dramatic shows and comedies, as well, advocate a liberal and humanistic and relativistic lifestyle and concept. Pat Boone
[ Advocate Comedies Concept Dramatic Fact Humanistic Liberal Lifestyle Majority Obvious Quite Shows Surface True Vast Well]
My grandmother had the most dramatic effect on my life because she set me in one direction, and I had to go back the other direction for my sanity, and for my ability to be a social human being. James Earl Jones
[ Ability Back Because Being Direction Dramatic Effect Go Grandmother Had Human Life Most Other Sanity Set She Social]
Some of the people that I photographed as sticks became much more voluptuous, much rounder, in some cases dramatically so, and I think they're even more beautiful. Jock Sturges
[ Beautiful Became Cases Dramatically Even More Much Photographed Some Sticks Think]
We all now tell stories by cutting from one dramatic scene to the next, whereas Victorian novelists felt free to write long passages of undramatic summary. Ken Follett
[ Cutting Dramatic Felt Free Long Next Novelists Now Passages Scene Stories Summary Tell Victorian Whereas Write]
The level of shyness has gone up dramatically in the last decade. I think shyness is an index of social pathology rather than a pathology of the individual. Philip Zimbardo
[ Decade Dramatically Gone Index Individual Last Level Pathology Rather Shyness Social Than Think Up]
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]
If I'm a game show host, will someone buy a ticket to see me do standup? To do a dramatic role in a movie? Howie Mandel
[ Buy Dramatic Game Host Movie Role See Show Someone Standup Ticket Will]
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy. John F. Kennedy
[ Courage Dramatic Final Less Life Magnificent Mixture Moment Often Spectacle Than Tragedy Triumph]
There I was limited to what happened the same way I am with Riel. It doesn't feel like a great burden to have your story, to some degree, set. I am enjoying figuring out what I think is the most dramatic way of telling this set of historical facts. Chester Brown
[ Am Burden Degree Dramatic Enjoying Facts Feel Figuring Great Happened Historical Limited Most Out Same Set Some Story Telling Think Way Your]
We know that if we can prevent kids from trying drugs in their teenage years, we dramatically reduce the likelihood that they will go on to have problems later in life. John Walters
[ Dramatically Go Kids Know Later Life Likelihood Prevent Problems Reduce Teenage Their Trying Will Years]
We cannot arrive at Shakespeare's whole dramatic way of looking at the world from his tragedies alone, as we can arrive at Milton's way of regarding things, or at Wordsworth's or at Shelley's, by examining almost any one of their important works. Andrew Coyle Bradley
[ Almost Alone Any Arrive Cannot Dramatic Examining His Important Looking Milton Regarding Shakespeare Shelley Their Things Tragedies Way Whole Wordsworth Works World]
I think a lot of the instincts you have doing comedy are really the same for doing drama, in that it's essentially about listening. The way I approach comedy, is you have to commit to everything as if it's a dramatic role, meaning you play it straight. Will Ferrell
[ Approach Comedy Commit Doing Drama Dramatic Essentially Everything Instincts Listening Lot Meaning Play Really Role Same Straight Think Way]
From where I am sitting much of the country now sees the President the way I have seen him since the campaign. He is an ambitious leftist, with little understanding of economics, and with far-reaching goals to create significant and irreversible growth of government and redistribution of wealth through dramatic changes in tax, regulatory, and spending policies. Charles W. Calomiris
[ Am Ambitious Campaign Changes Country Create Dramatic Economics Far-Reaching Goals Government Growth Him Irreversible Leftist Little Much Now Policies President Redistribution Regulatory Seen Sees Significant Since Sitting Spend]
It allows you to say things that sound very dramatic and get away with it. If you had characters in modern fiction say the same things as they're driving down the street in an Oldsmobile they'd sound ludicrous! Terry Goodkind
[ Allows Away Characters Down Dramatic Driving Fiction Get Had Ludicrous Modern Same Say Sound Street Things Very]
When oil and gas prices went up dramatically and filled up the state treasury, I sent a large share of that revenue back where it belonged - directly to the people of Alaska. Sarah Palin
[ Alaska Back Belonged Directly Dramatically Filled Gas Large Oil Prices Revenue Sent Share State Treasury Up Went Where]
Shiloh is a wonderfully dramatic battle. The leader of one side is killed, and the other one is going on to glory, and it was the first great battle. It lasted two days. Shelby Foote
[ Battle Days Dramatic First Glory Going Great Killed Lasted Leader Other Shiloh Side Two Wonderfully]
I was always looking for the most dramatic emphasis. Neil LaBute
[ Always Dramatic Emphasis Looking Most]
I just don't think there are any rules to color. You have a small space with no windows? Put lamps in there, make it dramatic, paint the ceiling black. Do something with it. If it's dark, accentuate the darkness. David Bromstad
[ Accentuate Any Black Ceiling Color Dark Darkness Dramatic Just Lamps Make Paint Put Rules Small Something Space Think Windows]
I may not lead the most dramatic life, but in my brain it's War and Peace everyday. Rufus Wainwright
[ Brain Dramatic Everyday Lead Life May Most Peace War]
I'm a history buff, and right now we're sitting on one of the most dramatic historical shifts that this planet has ever seen and we have a front row seat for it. James Daly
[ Buff Dramatic Ever Front Historical History Most Now Planet Right Row Seat Seen Shifts Sitting]
The fact that the movement was carried on by women who, for the most part, had no money of their own and were totally inexperienced in organization, and that they won their fight in about two generations, makes a story often dramatic and always worth preserving. Florence E. Allen
[ Always Carried Dramatic Fact Fight Generations Had Inexperienced Makes Money Most Movement Often Organization Own Part Preserving Story Their Totally Two Were Women Won Worth]
I hoped the dramatic power of the play would rest on that tension between elegant structure - the underlying plan is that you see the first and last meeting of every couple in the play - and inelegant emotion. Patrick Marber
[ Between Couple Dramatic Elegant Emotion Every First Hoped Last Meeting Plan Play Power Rest See Structure Tension Underlying Would]
Maybe there's a chance to get back to grown-up films. Anything that uses humor and dramatic values to deal with human emotions and gets down to what people are to people. Robert Altman
[ Anything Back Chance Deal Down Dramatic Emotions Films Get Gets Grown-Up Human Humor Maybe Uses Values]
I think if I have any kind of unique gift, it's more in the comedy area than it is in the dramatic area. Susan Sullivan
[ Any Area Comedy Dramatic Gift Kind More Than Think Unique]
The issues and challenges surrounding nuclear non-proliferation are continuously evolving. They've changed dramatically at several junctures in recent memory. Spencer Abraham
[ Challenges Changed Continuously Dramatically Evolving Issues Memory Non-Proliferation Nuclear Recent Several Surrounding]
Be dramatically willing to focus on the customer at all costs, even at the cost of obsoleting your own stuff. Scott Cook
[ Cost Costs Customer Dramatically Even Focus Own Stuff Willing Your]
Most dramatically, and perhaps least noticed, is the violence inside Saudi Arabia itself. Michael Scheuer
[ Arabia Dramatically Inside Itself Least Most Noticed Perhaps Saudi Violence]
When you act dramatically in that way it often has a consequence that is very negative. George Woodcock
[ Act Consequence Dramatically Negative Often Very Way]
I live a dramatic life, it's just not on TV yet. Marc Wallice
[ Dramatic Just Life Live Tv Yet]
Now, what tends to happen is that the stories get hyped. And the medicines are not quite as revolutionary and as dramatic as they seem to be. But, certainly, various phases of this problem are being attacked by the pharmaceutical companies. Mort Kondracke
[ Attacked Being Certainly Companies Dramatic Get Happen Hyped Medicines Now Pharmaceutical Phases Problem Quite Revolutionary Seem Stories Tends Various]
It was my first straight dramatic role, and the most adult, intelligent one I have ever played. June Allyson
[ Adult Dramatic Ever First Intelligent Most Played Role Straight]
They have equal weight and you do the same work you'd do if you were playing a dramatic role. Harvey Keitel
[ Dramatic Equal Playing Role Same Weight Were Work]
The runs started in Thailand after the IMF intervened in such a dramatic way. Then the IMF came to Indonesia. Jeffrey Sachs
[ After Came Dramatic Imf Indonesia Intervened Runs Started Such Thailand Then Way]
English dramatic literature is, of course, dominated by Shakespeare; and it is almost inevitable that an English reader should measure the value of other poetic drama by the standards which Shakespeare has already implanted in his mind. Lytton Strachey
[ Almost Already Course Dominated Drama Dramatic English His Implanted Inevitable Literature Measure Mind Other Poetic Reader Shakespeare Should Standards Value Which]
Corn ethanol can help in the short term, but it has serious limitations, and none of this is going to work if we don't dramatically improve the efficiency of our cars and trucks. David Friedman
[ Cars Corn Dramatically Efficiency Ethanol Going Help Improve Limitations None Our Serious Short Term Trucks Work]
I want to keep doing different things. I'd like to do a more personal, dramatic movie next, I think. But as long as it's about characters and good writing and good parts for actors, that's what's important. Tony Goldwyn
[ Actors Characters Different Doing Dramatic Good Important Keep Long More Movie Next Parts Personal Things Think Want Writing]
With the spirit of my administration, New York City is poised for dramatic change. The era of fear has had a long enough reign. Rudy Giuliani
[ Administration Change City Dramatic Enough Era Fear Had Long New Poised Reign Spirit York]
A counted number of pulses only is given to us of a variegated, dramatic life. How may we see in them all that is to to be seen in them by the finest senses? Walter Pater
[ Counted Dramatic Finest Given How Life May Number Only Pulses See Seen Senses Them Us]
I never put out a history, I put out a dramatic history. Oliver Stone
[ Dramatic History Never Out Put]
What is more important is finding the soul of the character, and making sure it fits well into this story. And that it be dramatic and interesting and captivating, because these people weren't entertainers, you know. Mary Stuart Masterson
[ Because Captivating Character Dramatic Entertainers Finding Fits Important Interesting Into Know Making More Soul Story Sure These Well Weren]
I was very depressed after breaking off my engagement with Johnny ten years ago. I was embarrassingly dramatic at the time, but you have to remember I was only 19 years old. Winona Ryder
[ After Ago Breaking Depressed Dramatic Embarrassingly Engagement Johnny Off Old Only Remember Ten Time Very Years]
I wanted to do an hour-long show, and I wanted to something that was dramatic and sometimes funny and humorous, as well. I'm just delighted to have this opportunity to be a part of this project. Ron Glass
[ Delighted Dramatic Funny Humorous Just Opportunity Part Project Show Something Sometimes Wanted Well]
I've thought about doing other dramatic roles besides westerns, but I grew up in the West and I know the West. Ken Curtis
[ Besides Doing Dramatic Grew Know Other Roles Thought Up West Westerns]
Every religious pioneer, including Jesus Christ, was persecuted by his contemporaries. But once people understand me, their turn can be dramatic like Saint Paul's. Sun Myung Moon
[ Christ Contemporaries Dramatic Every His Including Jesus Once Paul Persecuted Pioneer Religious Saint Their Turn Understand]
Until Genevieve I had tended towards the more dramatic type of role. Dinah Sheridan
[ Dramatic Genevieve Had More Role Tended Towards Type Until]
The grand irony, however, is that Southern segregation was not brought to an end, nor redneck violence dramatically reduced, by violence. Stanley Crouch
[ Brought Dramatically End Grand However Irony Nor Redneck Reduced Segregation Southern Violence]
However now we can create a sound that can truly startle someone and in terms of sound effects I think the environment that we are in now has improved dramatically. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Create Dramatically Effects Environment However Improved Now Someone Sound Startle Terms Think Truly]
Is it not the business of the conductor to convey to the public in its dramatic form the central idea of a composition; and how can he convey that idea successfully if he does not enter heart and soul into the life of the music and the tale it unfolds? John Philip Sousa
[ Business Central Composition Conductor Convey Does Dramatic Enter Form Heart How Idea Into Life Music Public Soul Successfully Tale Unfolds]
Southern poets are still writing narrative poems, poems in forms, dramatic poems. Robert Morgan
[ Dramatic Forms Narrative Poems Poets Southern Still Writing]
I think people will be curious to see what I can do as a dramatic actor. Ben Stiller
[ Actor Curious Dramatic See Think Will]
The dramatic modernization of the Asian economies ranks alongside the Renaissance and the Industrial Revolution as one of the most important developments in economic history. Larry Summers
[ Alongside Asian Developments Dramatic Economic Economies History Important Industrial Modernization Most Ranks Renaissance Revolution]
Poets can't resist the dramatic pull of their lives and so inevitably write autobiographical verse. John Barton
[ Autobiographical Dramatic Inevitably Lives Poets Pull Resist Their Verse Write]
I feel honored to have been a part of that dramatic change. Lionel Hampton
[ Been Change Dramatic Feel Honored Part]
I think that's what distinguishes Schmidt, really. In the movies now, so much of what is appealing to an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction, and Schmidt is simply human. There's no melodrama; there's no device, It's just about a human being. Jack Nicholson
[ Appealing Audience Being Device Distinguishes Dramatic Fiction Human Just Melodrama Movies Much Now Really Science Simply Think]