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Now that I'm more mature, in a funny way, I can even appreciate that I've bad to become more aware of my body. Since I've chosen acting as my career, I have to keep my weight down anyway-I've been used to it for years, so it's no problem. And there's nothing I can't do.
~By Dana Hill ~


The current understanding was that it was impossible to predict how something would evolve because it was a very turbulent environment full of things interacting with each other.
~By Kevin Kelly ~


Well, I'm never happier than when I'm acting.
~By Jason Biggs ~


I didn't study acting.
~By Ray Walston ~


I've done quite a few adverts. I've also done some presenting and acting work in Spain. I did a lot of Spanish education videos for people wanting to learn English.
~By Christopher Parker ~


Well, they just don't know anything else except that one form of their business, acting, and they don't really want to learn any other part of it, or they would. Directing and producing and putting a show together is very creative, for me.
~By Jackie Cooper ~


I'm not done with acting but do find my hands full with my current responsibilities. Soon, sometime soon.
~By Christopher Knight ~


There are all kinds of other things I could do, things I would probably like, but only acting would give me emotional fulfillment.
~By Mira Sorvino ~


I suddenly discovered that acting made girls notice me.
~By Ted Lange ~


I love acting, but it's all just a bonus.
~By Tim Vine ~


There were a couple of years where I was skating and acting at the same time.
~By Julie Benz ~


It is indeed hard for the strong to be just to the weak, but acting justly always has its rewards.
~By Eamon de Valera ~


It's a blessing and a curse. But it's not always the best situation to be in. As a profession, I don't recommend acting at all.
~By Armand Assante ~


I don't know if I'm going to do any more acting. It's a great job, you know? Make a movie? Why not?
~By Colleen Haskell ~


Even though Rush is not me and the situations were very different, I think, in the Rush Limbaugh thing, ESPN was criticized for not acting, and you remember that after a couple days of controversy over Rush.
~By Gregg Easterbrook ~


My acting career began at age three and my parents got me into it. I was in a McDonald's commercial.
~By Corey Feldman ~


I used to ask Sean questions about acting. He's a brilliant actor, but I could never digest his information. I work primarily on an intuitive level.
~By Robin Wright Penn ~


I agree with Marjorie Rosen's good psychological analysis of my acting ability.
~By Pola Negri ~


It dawned on me that acting was what I wanted to do with my life. Nothing had ever touched my heart like acting did.
~By Hugh Jackman ~


Well, what is acting but the study of human behavior? And that's so fascinating to me.
~By Amy Smart ~


I was raised in New York City and raised in the New York City theater world. My father was a theater director and an acting teacher, and it was not uncommon for me to have long discussions about the method and what the various different processes were to finding a character and exploring character and realizing that character.
~By Vin Diesel ~


Acting is not that far from mental disease: An actor works on splitting his character into others. It is like a kind of schizophrenia.
~By Vittorio Gassman ~


I jumped into acting because it was fun. It was tougher when I had to take my fun seriously.
~By Chris Noth ~


The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
~By Will Durant ~


There's really nothing else I'm going to do with my life. I'd be useless if I weren't singing or acting.
~By Taryn Manning ~


I think I'm an actor because I have very strong imagination and empathy. I never studied acting, but those two qualities are exactly the qualities that make for an activist.
~By Susan Sarandon ~


I don't like to intellectualize about my acting.
~By Genevieve Bujold ~


Well I was eight years old, and I have an older cousin who is three years older than me and she was doing acting, commercials, and modeling at the time and... to see my cousin doing that was really inspiring and I wanted to do it. So I went to my mom and I asked her if I could do it, and for the acting part of it, she made me study for a year.
~By Hailee Steinfeld ~


If we ever do end up acting just like rats or Pavlov's dogs, it will be largely because behaviorism has conditioned us to do so.
~By Richard Rosen ~


About 10,000 years ago, males and females were acting equitably and were treating one another as equals, and then males took over the power, because they have physical power and physical strength.
~By Jane Elliot ~


I think the motion picture industry is a stupid business and I despise acting the scenes in short snatches, one at a time. I hate this film work. I am disgusted with myself. On the stage I could never play a part unless I felt it with all my heart and soul.
~By Conrad Veidt ~


Acting is a very personal process. It has to do with expressing your own personality, and discovering the character you're playing through your own experience - so we're all different.
~By Ian Mckellen ~


I'm just starting to scratch the surface of what really makes me happy and it's taken me a while to admit that acting like a little child and being a jerk and a punk is fun.
~By Leonardo DiCaprio ~


In my writing I am acting as a map maker, an explorer of psychic areas, a cosmonaut of inner space, and I see no point in exploring areas that have already been thoroughly surveyed.
~By William S. Burroughs ~


Vadim changed my mind about acting. Vadim was the only man who was certain I had something special to offer.
~By Brigitte Bardot ~


Well, acting was just in me and I tried to avoid it. I didn't want to do what my parents did, you know?
~By Corbin Bernsen ~


That is one of the reasons one enjoys acting. Now and again, you get scenes where you work with somebody really good and you have a good time trying to make it really work and really work well.
~By Albert Finney ~


I learned more about acting from George Stevens in a few months than I had in my entire life up until then.
~By Alan Ladd ~


I was involved in music, acting, and some running, but my firm wish was to become a doctor. That was the formative age when I had decided on the pattern of my career.
~By Roger Bannister ~


When everyone around you is doing all this incredible pirate acting and you're having to sort of play the straight guy and move the story forward, you kind of want to be doing some of that pirate ripping it up stuff, but in truth, to be a part of that project is what I love.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


I went into show business because I love to work with people, and what I enjoy most about acting is rehearsing and getting to know people and their talents, forming relationships. Working in this business, barriers drop and you get into people real quickly.
~By Scott Bakula ~


When I started in films, it never really occurred to me that I could make a career out of acting.
~By Sam Neill ~


As for acting, I took drama lessons when I was in high school.
~By Megan Gallagher ~


Acting is not about anything romantic, not even fantasy, although you do create fantasy.
~By James Earl Jones ~


I do find acting cathartic.
~By Francesca Annis ~


Acting allows me to tell a lot of stories, you know start at the beginning, finish at the end, and tell everything in between. Modelling is just an image.
~By Cameron Diaz ~


I'm very serious about acting.
~By Victor Garber ~


And writing I think is a gift that you have, the same as acting, in a way.
~By Matthew Vaughn ~


I've never been in the music industry, only acting.
~By Victoria Jackson ~


I write my plays to create an excuse for full-tilt acting and performing.
~By Eric Bogosian ~


Pretending to be other people is my game and that to me is the essence of the whole business of acting.
~By John Hurt ~


When you drop your guard in films, the acting process compensates. You get lazy and you start acting.
~By Ben Kingsley ~


I had never done any serious acting before, but I decided that it was a chance that I should take.
~By Helena Christensen ~


When Arab apologists wring their hands over an Israeli military incursion, they never mention what the Israelis are reacting to, or else diminish and distort it.
~By Jack Schwartz ~


His acting remains forever fixed in a time that never dates.
~By Vincent Canby ~


Acting is what I do. It's not what I solely define myself as.
~By Meg Ryan ~


There were time when I was into method acting that I did have moments of residual character emotions, because the method bases your emotional responses as a character on emotional experiences from your real life.
~By Corin Nemec ~


I don't know what acting is, but I enjoy it.
~By Anthony Hopkins ~


A little acting debut in Spin City, with Michael J. Fox, which opened up a whole new door for me.
~By Heidi Klum ~


I loved getting to do Promised Land with him. I mean, he's really there for you. We did one very emotional scene in the church. He's just a wonderful acting partner. You feel very safe with him.
~By Delta Burke ~


So anyway, I've learned a lot about myself just in terms of acting but just work ethic and interesting things like full-page monologues or talking straight into camera, which I had never gotten to do before.
~By Emma Stone ~


I didn't want to be seen as just a guy on a list. I'm interested in good scripts, scripts that are about something, scripts that move your acting along.
~By Stephen Rea ~


The minute I start to talk about acting, I realize that I can't. You know, it's an abstract thing, a little bit mysterious even if you do it for a living.
~By Christopher Walken ~


My acting ability would have sent me back to the post office. It was my singing that got me jobs. Ironically, now, people think of me as an actor and don't know me much as a singer.
~By Robert Guillaume ~


It's interesting to play a role where you don't really have to preoccupy yourself with any need to convince yourself that you're not acting.
~By Michael C. Hall ~


Acting is like lying. The art of lying well. I'm paid to tell elaborate lies.
~By Mel Gibson ~


Acting is everybody's favorite second job.
~By Jack Nicholson ~


I was going to buy a van and move to LA so I could secretly pursue acting without any of my friends knowing.
~By Steve Buscemi ~


I can see clearly now... that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate.
~By Richard M. Nixon ~


It's really kind of a challenge to keep coordinated with the two station crews that we'll be interacting with. And of course one of them launched quite some time before our mission.
~By Linda M. Godwin ~


Sitting at the table during Color Purple and looking up and suddenly realizing I was acting in front of Steven Spielberg, was pretty cool. It was pretty good.
~By Whoopi Goldberg ~


So for me having that element of being able to be competitive wasn't a problem. I'm very competitive. I thought if I could skate first, acting would come second. I could say my lines and then go do what I was saying. You don't have to fake it, you're not really acting.
~By John Robinson ~


For minority actors, developing our own projects has to be the eventual path. We have a lot of stories to tell and a really unique voice. But none of that is going to be heard as long as we're just the hired hands, acting.
~By Jimmy Smits ~


Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself.
~By John Gielgud ~


With acting, it was really more of a general kind of experience of really just loving being in the theater.
~By Marisa Tomei ~


I have no political aspirations, although a lot of people believe that politics and acting go hand in hand.
~By Rita Mero ~


I believe very firmly that gay people of every stripe and age should be role models for all children, and that means interacting with them.
~By Armistead Maupin ~


Sincerity and the correct use of the voice are the greatest things in the art of acting.
~By Alla Nazimova ~


It's well done if you can do a part and not have the acting show.
~By Jimmy Stewart ~


The idea of transformation - playing something I'm not - is the bit I enjoy most about acting.
~By Mark Strong ~


The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
~By Ralph Richardson ~


We don't have sources who are dissidents on other sources. Should they come forward, that would be a tricky situation for us. But we're presumably acting in such a way that people feel morally compelled to continue our mission, not to screw it up.
~By Julian Assange ~


I definitely think there was some overacting on the part of the customers and the wait staff. The people who came in during the shooting were clearly there to have a moment on television, and that's fine.
~By Rocco DiSpirito ~


It's got to do with putting yourself in other people's shoes and seeing how far you can come to truly understand them. I like the empathy that comes from acting.
~By Christian Bale ~


The main thing in acting is honesty, to feel the humanity and get to the essence of the character. You can't put anything into a character that you haven't got within you.
~By Genevieve Bujold ~


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.
~By Bruce Dern ~


Great progress was made when arbitration treaties were concluded in which the contracting powers pledge in advance to submit all conflicts to an arbitration court, treaties which not only specify the composition of the court, but also its procedure.
~By Ludwig Quidde ~


I'm less needy about needing to express myself through acting. I have many different lives outside of this that are extremely fulfilling.
~By Richard Gere ~


With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
~By Johnny Depp ~


There are movies that require fantasy and slightly more fantastical acting. Lines that are good for certain movies, in real life circumstances, would be absolutely unbelievable things to really say, and you would look at these people like they're freaks for conversing that way. But somehow for certain styles of movies, it works, and it seems fine.
~By Christian Bale ~


I feel lucky. I think acting can help to keep you young. It does make you feel there's meaning in your life.
~By Jane Badler ~


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.
~By Vincent D'Onofrio ~


I think we should be looking at the defense and seeing where we can actually be more efficient because I think that, you know, sometimes during the contracting process, we lose some efficiencies in that regard.
~By Ben Quayle ~


Acting is the perfect idiot's profession.
~By Katharine Hepburn ~


My parents felt that acting was far too insecure. Don't ask me what made them think that painting would be more secure.
~By John Hurt ~


Why do we go around acting as though everything was friendship and reliability when basically everything everywhere is full of sudden hate and ugliness?
~By Anna Freud ~


Before acting, I wanted to become a journalist. I also toyed with the idea of being a chef - but that's only when people asked me what I wanted to be. In fact, I always used to say I wanted to be an actor, but I didn't ever believe that I was good enough to be come one.
~By Ian Mckellen ~


Acting classes, I guess, are good and I would like to maybe sometime take one. But I would feel like I was learning someone else's technique. I like mine.
~By Frankie Muniz ~


I like to act. I work for scale. I don't have an acting agent. I'm in the book.
~By John Sayles ~


I'd love to do acting, but it'd definitely have to be comedy. I can't do serious. It's completely beyond me.
~By Allan Carr ~

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