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I liked discussion and debate and thought that these skills fit well with law. I also had an interest in justice - and later learned that sometimes law and justice actually agree!
~By Harold H. Greene ~


Vary the pace... is one of the foundations of all good acting.
~By Ellen Terry ~


Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions.
~By Robert M. Pirsig ~


I have a Web site that parents and girls can use to learn about Title IX and take action if they find their school is not in compliance. Thirty years after Title IX passed, 80 percent of schools are not in compliance.
~By Geena Davis ~


The truth of the matter is, you lose a parent to murder when you're 10 years old, and in fact at the time of the murder you hate your lost parent, my mother in my case.
~By James Ellroy ~


Most of the media... is positioning the merger with Compaq and the recent actions by Walter Hewlett and David Packard as a fight between the past and the future.
~By Carly Fiorina ~


The public sector certainly includes the Department of Labor. Those are jobs that are available. They are open and they are good paying jobs. The government as a whole has been actually retrenching under President Clinton's leadership.
~By Alexis Herman ~


Acting is a life experience. I'm always learning things when I'm making a movie. So the fame part of it is fine when you consider what you get out of this job.
~By Kate Bosworth ~


There are things that Scotsmen get and other people don't get in the dialogue. Scottish characters can be pinpointed by a phrase, targeted very quickly.
~By Bill Forsyth ~


Adultery - which is the only grounds for divorce in New York - is not grounds for divorce in California. As a matter of fact, adultery in Southern California is grounds for marriage.
~By Allan Sherman ~


Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an individual and of nations alike.
~By Theodore Roosevelt ~


But obviously as television began, it so undercut movies that he was trying to think of a way to combine seeing these special things, and the fact that people were just captivated by the magic box.
~By Bob Balaban ~


When I was a kid, the idea of why I wanted acting to be the thing I do for the rest of my life was different. It was, Oh yeah, I'll get girls and be famous.
~By Edward Furlong ~


We have a very active testing community which people don't often think about when you have open source.
~By Mitchell Baker ~


I cannot think of any character below the flatterer, except he who envies him.
~By Richard Steele ~


And I think it is the genius of actors to be able to escape whatever people are expecting of them. Otherwise you become like a factory worker.
~By Olivier Martinez ~


I ended up an actor, did my first professional union gig in 1974, and I've been doing it ever since.
~By Michael Ironside ~


The trouble with facts is that there are so many of them.
~By Samuel McChord Crothers ~


Actors need bricks to play with, and in fact we rejected all the improvised fragments we had made without a plan. Improvisation without a plan is like tennis without tennis balls.
~By Lars von Trier ~


I actually feel that the different kinds of stories come out of different parts of my brain.
~By Elizabeth Moon ~


I needed to be accepted, not humored. I intended to act.
~By Gene Tierney ~


The applause is a celebration not only of the actors but also of the audience. It constitutes a shared moment of delight.
~By John Charles Polanyi ~


I love to come in and play with a wig or glasses or clothes. I love using props. I'm from the Peter Sellers school of trying to prepare for the character.
~By Dan Aykroyd ~


Woman is fine for her own satisfaction alone. No man will admire her the more, no woman will like her the better for it. Neatness and fashion are enough for the former, and a something of shabbiness or impropriety will be most endearing to the latter.
~By Jane Austen ~


No faction is better or worse than any other. All come from the same mould; they are all products of capitalist influence in the working class movement. And they are a poison that destroys our Party and the working class movement in Korea.
~By Kim Jong Il ~


There is no question that al-Qaida operatives are currently active in Iraq. A premature exit before the threat they represent has been dealt with would endanger America and the prospects of eventual peace in the Middle East.
~By Robert Foster Bennett ~


I do like Marylin Manson, actually. I think, he's very talented and he did make some great music.
~By Bruce Dickinson ~


The cartoon is a metaphor really for the fact that it's almost impossible in our celebrity obsessed culture to move around genres and sort of change you ideas, change your face, you know?
~By Damon Albarn ~


I think the importance of doing activist work is precisely because it allows you to give back and to consider yourself not as a single individual who may have achieved whatever but to be a part of an ongoing historical movement.
~By Angela Davis ~


The fact that the internet is so active; people can now speak to me indirectly.
~By Randy Bachman ~


Marvel books also feed into the smaller publishers and the fact that this is happening in the same month we're launching Ultimate Fantastic Four is no coincidence.
~By Mark Millar ~


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.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


When asked if I consider myself Buddhist, the answer is, Not really. But it's more my religion than any other because I was brought up with it in an intellectual and spiritual environment. I don't practice or preach it, however.
~By Uma Thurman ~


As a mother, you feel much more vulnerable. And when you're vulnerable, you're a much better actress.
~By Kate Beckinsale ~


We've got to practice three weeks, get the kinks out, then we've got to practice three weeks with the crew, and then go out for four months. It's just a huge chunk of time out of life.
~By Bob Seger ~


A multitude of causes unknown to former times are now acting with a combined force to blunt the discriminating powers of the mind, and unfitting it for all voluntary exertion to reduce it to a state of almost savage torpor.
~By William Wordsworth ~


I think it's a little early to tell what the economic impact will be. This year our cattle prices have been particularly high. The demand for beef has remained strong in this country, even though there was the single find in Canada earlier this year.
~By Ann Veneman ~


I'm going to make a film where not one word is really important. I'm going to make it all action.
~By Elia Kazan ~


Unless physicians stand together to fight threats and injustices, our practices cannot remain viable in the future.
~By Samuel Wilson ~


To me, Shakespeare uses the supernatural elements to reveal his character's inner desires and fears.
~By John Foster ~


People must not do things for fun. We are not here for fun. There is no reference to fun in any Act of Parliament.
~By A. P. Herbert ~


I've been lucky - I've been an actor for eight years and I've never been out of work.
~By Kent McCord ~


Acting is happy agony.
~By Jean-Paul Sartre ~


Everyone's just extracting meaning and feeling and emotion from almost every aspect of music, and I think that for me, it's a huge antidote to that to have a concept album.
~By Aimee Mann ~


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.
~By Claire Danes ~


What a pity human beings can't exchange problems. Everyone knows exactly how to solve the other fellow's.
~By Olin Miller ~


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.
~By Anthony Hopkins ~


It was kind of scary because working with Woody Allen becomes sort of a big deal in your mind. He directs in that Woody Allen character some of the time - he has these idiosyncrasies that are really charming and funny.
~By Radha Mitchell ~


I haven't done a great deal of it but this was a chance to do more and bring it to that part of the business and even more so, but the fact that it was a black superhero was really the catalyst to me.
~By Blair Underwood ~


In the year since we brought things into the open with a clean breath of fresh air at City Hall, we have learned about corrupt spending practices and unethical conflicts of interest that waste your money... and keep Dallas from being the great city of our dreams.
~By Laura Miller ~


The discipline of desire is the background of character.
~By John Locke ~


I'm nothing more than what you actually see, but I am also the complete opposite.
~By Keren Ann ~


Every word, facial expression, gesture, or action on the part of a parent gives the child some message about self-worth. It is sad that so many parents don't realize what messages they are sending.
~By Virginia Satir ~


As regards the individual nature, woman is defective and misbegotten, for the active power of the male seed tends to the production of a perfect likeness in the masculine sex; while the production of a woman comes from defect in the active power.
~By Thomas Aquinas ~


The challenge is to practice politics as the art of making what appears to be impossible, possible.
~By Hillary Clinton ~


Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same.
~By Audrey Hepburn ~


Of all the creative work produced by humans anywhere, a tiny fraction has continuing commercial value. For that tiny fraction, the copyright is a crucially important legal device.
~By Lawrence Lessig ~


Idleness does drive me crazy, but I'd rather read or write than do anything just to work. A kind of respect has been instilled in me for acting: I love it too much to ever have a bad relationship with it.
~By Karen Allen ~


At first sight experience seems to bury us under a flood of external objects, pressing upon us with a sharp and importunate reality, calling us out of ourselves in a thousand forms of action.
~By Walter Pater ~


Actually, the Kentucky moment was better than winning the two National Championships, because it was the epitome of what I try to get from a team in a crisis situation.
~By Mike Krzyzewski ~


Actually, if I could find a woman who was that wonderful; that understanding, well, I'd give her everything in the world that was in my power to give. And, I'd love her more than I ever thought it possible to love any woman.
~By James MacArthur ~


I don't think the Republicans would appreciate the comparison, but they're exactly like the Labor Party in England in the 1970s. They're letting their extremists take them straight down. The same thing is going to happen - they had to disappear for a while and when they reinvented themselves they did it with moderates, they did it with Tony Blair.
~By Evan Thomas ~


In fact, I think that Governor Clinton, when he was running, and President Clinton, when he was serving, actually governed with a wide range of advisors and a perspective that blended the best of ideas from the center and the left.
~By John Podesta ~


We're introducing separate rooms with double beds in all of our planes so people can actually go with their partner and have a proper night's sleep.
~By Richard Branson ~


We used to think that revolutions are the cause of change. Actually it is the other way around: change prepares the ground for revolution.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


The more chaos there is, the more science holds on to abstract systems of control, and the more chaos is engendered.
~By William Irwin Thompson ~


You just activated a nuclear warhead, my friend.
~By John Travolta ~


Radio allowed people to act with their hearts and minds.
~By Dick York ~


You have to lead people to get excited and be passionate and be activated by what you do.
~By Taylor Hanson ~


My main worry is that after a certain point you become so identified with a character and a series that you might not be able to get work when your show goes off the air.
~By Martin Milner ~


My favorite actress of all times is Bette Davis in Dark Victory. I have seen it six or seven times, and I still cry.
~By Bettie Page ~


The reason they keep it so tight is that no one liked them, so that without each other, actually, they couldn't exist. They support each other. They support their flaws and everything else.
~By Jennifer Saunders ~


When you are developing a character you have to bring so much of yourself to the role.
~By Lori Loughlin ~


The Almighty gave us our lives, and I suppose He meant us to defend them, at least I have always acted on that, and I hope it will not be brought up against me when my clock strikes.
~By H. Rider Haggard ~


Once when I was 16 I had my car taken away from me for being past curfew. Oh, and I said a bad word once, and I actually did get my mouth washed out with soap.
~By Ashlee Simpson ~


I have recently started acting lessons in south France, and I intend to commence acting lessons at Rada.
~By David Ginola ~


An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates.
~By Thomas Mann ~


In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


In violation of the Habeas Corpus Act and the fundamental laws of our constitution these men have never been brought to trail or even allowed to see a lawyer.
~By John Amery ~


Abstract art: a product of the untalented sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
~By Al Capp ~


However, as a parent, as a grandparent, as a former educator, I know that these practices alone when we are dealing with young children are insufficient. We will never control this rising epidemic without greater accountability from the food industry.
~By Bob Filner ~


One is that we stand - my two confreres and I - in some degree as representatives of a great number of fellow workers over the entire world, who are enthusiastically active in this field of ours.
~By Haldan Keffer Hartline ~


I'm always imagining some sort of story behind the song, even the ones I haven't written. I'm actively engaging in playacting.
~By Cassandra Wilson ~


What does it mean for an actor to make a part his own? It means that he takes on what you had intended and starts to put in his own stuff so that it becomes something that could only happen if he played it.
~By James L. Brooks ~


The writer's greed is appalling. He wants, or seems to want, everything and practically everybody, in another sense, and at the same time, he needs no one at all.
~By James A. Baldwin ~


The morals of yesterday are no more. They are as dead as the day they were lived. Economic independence has put woman on exactly the same footing as man.
~By Norma Shearer ~


Your generous part in my liberation is taken by the world for the revelation of the fact, that the United States are resolved not to allow the despots of the world to trample on oppressed humanity.
~By Lajos Kossuth ~


The media tends to report rumors, speculations, and projections as facts... How does the media do this? By quoting some "expert"... you can always find some expert who will say something hopelessly hopeless about anything.
~By Peter McWilliams ~


I sometimes wonder if the inability to find oneself makes one seek oneself in other people, in characters.
~By John Cazale ~


Resistance at all cost is the most senseless act there is.
~By Friedrich Durrenmatt ~


Furthermore, the Latin American nuclear-weapon free zone which is now nearing completion has become in several respects an example which, notwithstanding the different characteristics of each region, is rich in inspiration.
~By Alfonso G. Robles ~


When the START 2 treaty has been implemented - and remember it has not yet been ratified - we will be left with some 15,000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs.
~By Joseph Rotblat ~


The United States stands with our friends in Britain as they recover from today's shock of terrorism. These barbaric acts strengthen our resolve and remind us all of the danger of complacency during our continued war on terror.
~By Mark Foley ~


The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction.
~By Mortimer Adler ~


I don't want to do an action movie, because I've acted in them, and they're so boring to do, because they're so technical. The headache of that is daunting. But, if it were an action movie with really interesting characters, how great would that be?
~By Tony Goldwyn ~


I had brought up from Chile a contract agent whose cover was that of a newspaper publisher in Santiago, a young, very talented man, named Dave Phillips, who later on carved quite a career for himself in the agency.
~By E. Howard Hunt ~


Anyone who says businessmen deal in facts, not fiction, has never read old five-year projections.
~By Malcolm Forbes ~


I think in this movie, every time I see his work, I'm blown away by it because he, to me, he really embodied the character so powerfully and so real, so truthfully to me.
~By Kyra Sedgwick ~


I spend a lot of my time trying to draw the attention of actors to the minute and subtle details of human behavior, which was the sort of thing I was looking at when I was a neurologist.
~By Jonathan Miller ~


The decision to go to war is the most important decision that I can make as a representative in Congress. As a veteran, I see any potential military action first through the eyes of the young men and women who volunteered to wear the uniform and would carry out such a mission.
~By Mark Kirk ~

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