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There was no difference between my characters and the life my readers were going to have to face.
~By Carl Barks ~


The characteristic of scientific progress is our knowing that we did not know.
~By Gaston Bachelard ~


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 ~


This character in the film, these things that he says which sound like advice and wise things, they are very common for Orientals. It's all the tradition.
~By Omar Sharif ~


I have frequently gained my first real insight into the character of parents by studying their children.
~By Arthur Conan Doyle ~


Neither sex, without some fertilization of the complimentary characters of the other, is capable of the highest reaches of human endeavor.
~By Jean-Paul Sartre ~


Not often do you approach a character where people know more about him than you do.
~By Chris Hemsworth ~


Science, almost from its beginnings, has been truly international in character. National prejudices disappear completely in the scientist's search for truth.
~By Irving Langmuir ~


The darker the character, the more interesting.
~By Robert Carlyle ~


While it is challenging working with a kid, because they're so of the moment all the time. My acting style is to try to take something from my life that the character can relate to and that I can relate the character to.
~By Kyra Sedgwick ~


Writing a children's book means you cannot spin out long narratives or have complex character development.
~By Norman Macleod ~


I think situations are more important than plot and character.
~By Harry Mathews ~


There's the theory that nudity doesn't really make something sexy; the characters and their relationship make it sexy.
~By Tim Robbins ~


I've always been a fan of the 19th century novel, of the novel that is plotted, character-driven, and where the passage of time is almost as central to the novel as a major minor character, the passage of time and its effect on the characters in the story.
~By John Irving ~


For the third season, we do a sit around on one episode where we were in character and then we commented on one episode just being ourselves, so - not really. I was comfortable, though. I wasn't nervous.
~By Carlos Alazraqui ~


I admire directors so much, I find them incredible: they manage such a huge number of people of different characters, think of the money involved.
~By Catherine Deneuve ~


If you're playing the character, you could say to yourself in 16 different ways, What if that didn't bother me? What if I knew exactly what he was talking about? What if I didn't get excited?
~By Judd Hirsch ~


I get to actually experience what it would be like to be a psycho, which is not a fun one, or to be a cowboy, or to be a weird character of some sort. For me, it suits me. It suits my personality. I'm an emotional kind of person anyway.
~By Josh Holloway ~


Chris Carter is just a fantastic guy, I have enjoyed working for him, immensely. I loved this character. I don't think I can say enough about Chris. It's just a fantastic thing that he's created and I'm so thrilled that I've been a part of it. I'm very grateful.
~By Robert Patrick ~


Sometimes, you start with the drawing and then the gag comes to you in the middle of it. That is when you start working on the solution of the gag, which is composition, placing, equilibrium, and character design.
~By Sergio Aragones ~


Some of the newer folks in the industry, I'm not sure they are familiar with the term acting. They don't understand what it means to play a character rather than just be a personality.
~By Kathleen Quinlan ~


I didn't have to audition. That's common, but it had never happened to me before. Normally, I hate auditioning. I need to stew and think... let the character develop and grow inside me.
~By Casey Affleck ~


I try to bring elements of my own personality to every character I've played, but I think I'm pretty similar to the character I'm playing now. The biggest departure would have to have been Freaks and Geeks Sara, who was this sort of subordinate and shy girl.
~By Lizzy Caplan ~


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.
~By Alan Alda ~


Conventional forms of narrative allow for different points of view, but for this book I wanted a structure whereby each of the main characters contributed a distinctive version of the story.
~By Penelope Lively ~


Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose-it teaches you about life.
~By Billie Jean King ~


I can create countries just as I can create the actions of my characters. That is why a lot of travel seems to me a waste of time.
~By Jerzy Kosinski ~


I think the main thing was that the character couldn't speak in regular language, so he had to be mimed.
~By Peter Mayhew ~


Peace is not the absence of war, but a virtue based on strength of character.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


I still have a problem with nuns. I follow them around like a kitten with a ball of yarn. After a while, all my characters become very close friends.
~By Meg Tilly ~


Unless you look like Brad Pitt, it's really hard to have full control of your character.
~By Vincent D'Onofrio ~


I want to be an animated character. I'm also doing more writing and directing.
~By Illeana Douglas ~


There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
~By Benjamin Disraeli ~


Practically every movie that shows the pope or even a bishop as a character, and in much of western literature of the last 300 or 400 years, these are portrayed as awful figures.
~By Michael Novak ~


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.
~By Eddie Marsan ~


My first duty to write a gripping yarn. Second is to convey credible characters who make you feel what they feel. Only third comes the idea.
~By David Brin ~


I just love real characters, they're not pretentious, and every emotion is on the surface, they're regular working people. Their likes, their dislikes, their loves, their hates, their passions; they're all right there on the surface.
~By David O. Russell ~


When I severe my connections with the A.I.A. I do so with my own self respect, as a matter of pride and I am sure within your knowledge of my character.
~By Ralph Thomas Walker ~


My influences were Peter Sellers and the great British character actors.
~By Tracey Ullman ~


Let me go over this again on the reclaiming the civil rights movement. People of faith that believe that you have an equal right to justice - that is the essence. And if it's not the essence, then we've been sold a pack of lies. The essence is everyone deserves a shot - the content of character, not the color of skin.
~By Glenn Beck ~


Nothing shows a man's character more than what he laughs at.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


It is the characteristic excellence of the strong man that he can bring momentous issues to the fore and make a decision about them. The weak are always forced to decide between alternatives they have not chosen themselves.
~By Dietrich Bonhoeffer ~


For TV I don't think I could have gotten a better part than Uncle Junior because of the intimacy of the character based on David Chase's brilliant writing.
~By Dominic Chianese ~


There starts to be an overlap between you and the character.
~By Stephen Collins ~


The character of a people may be ruined by charity.
~By Theodor Herzl ~


I have too much respect for the characters I play to make them anything but as real as they can possibly be. I have a great deal of respect for all of them, otherwise I wouldn't do them. And I don't want to screw them by not portraying them honestly.
~By Kyra Sedgwick ~


First, you do a piece of material that begins and ends and has a flow; it's not chopped up as in a film, where in an extreme case you might be doing the last scene of the script the first day that you go to work, and you don't know enough about the character you're playing.
~By Jean Stapleton ~


We will not let terrorists change our way of life; we will not live in fear; and we will not undermine the civil liberties that characterize our Democracy.
~By Adam Schiff ~


Ninety percent of video game AI really is pretty damn bad. I think that's actually why it's so much fun to shoot things. Because the AI is so bad and the characters are so annoying.
~By Matthew Perry ~


There's a button that goes On and I'm On. And when I go On, there is almost no me; there is just a character who is doing all this.
~By Gisele Bundchen ~


It's a character I've created. Actually, that's pretty much the opposite of me, off a farm in the Midwest.
~By Douglas Wilson ~


Yeah, what happened was Universal wanted one of the characters to be nice so they chose me so there was a scene where the girl was tied to the bed and I let her go.
~By Matthew McGrory ~


Most people outside of America won't get it. It's the Easter bunny. It's another lie and I don't understand why we had to invent this character.
~By Todd Rundgren ~


Black leadership has to recognize that principles more than speech, character more than a claim, is greater in advancing the cause of our liberation than what has transpired thus far.
~By Louis Farrakhan ~


You can be interested in a Jane Smiley novel whether or not anyone says a word. She enters into her characters' thoughts with great understanding and depth.
~By Richard Russo ~


What is their potential for evil; what is their potential for wickedness? That's the only time that those characters become interesting to watch.
~By Jennifer Beals ~


The study of the human character opens at once a beautiful and a deformed picture of the soul.
~By Mercy Otis Warren ~


Truly great actors carry their characters in silence with them. They communicate without words the relationships that predate the movie.
~By Sam Mendes ~


A man can become so accustomed to the thought of his own faults that he will begin to cherish them as charming little "personal characteristics."
~By Helen Rowland ~


Sound character provides the power with which a person may ride the emergencies of life instead of being overwhelmed by them. Failure is... the highway to success.
~By Og Mandino ~


I think it's definitely beneficial for these characters to have good acting voices behind them and it affects the characters in a way that people can feel like they're part of the game and that they know these characters.
~By Tara Strong ~


He always describes his characters' voices and their physique so brilliantly. As people have said, they are cartoons, caricatures. They're grotesques really.
~By Simon Callow ~


I have often noticed that after I had bestowed on the characters of my novels some treasured item of my past, it would pine away in the artificial world where I had so abruptly placed it.
~By Vladimir Nabokov ~


As an actor, I've always wanted to do characters that would help me find my connection with others and connect all of us together. You always want the energy of the character, the spirit of the person, to enter you. I've been doing this for 26 years and some of the things I've done are always with me.
~By Forest Whitaker ~


The book has many different characteristics: some are extremely old-fashioned storytelling traits, but there are also a fair number of postmodern traits, and the self-consciousness is one.
~By Jeffrey Eugenides ~


We had a script that was really solid and we knew how we were going to shoot and how the energy of it was going to go. So it gave us a lot of freedom to use the camera as a character.
~By Marguerite Moreau ~


I think being mean to people in high school is healthy. It's sort of like you're in this situation with all these other kids and sometimes you need to get your aggression out. And if you'd had people be mean to you before, it really does build character.
~By Lizzy Caplan ~


If I was a bad character that got away with murder like we see on other shows, I do not think I would like it because that sends a message that you can do these horrible things and never pay for it.
~By Hunter Tylo ~


Having your own character in a video game is pretty cool.
~By Josie Maran ~


Every character I play has to be the hero of his own story, the way we're all heroes of our own lives.
~By Jesse Eisenberg ~


I did 125 films, and over 100 television shows, and you've never seen the same character twice.
~By Brion James ~


That appropriation of resources and the transformation of them into goods and services through the European production system characterized, and characterizes to this day, all industrial systems including the information age.
~By Paul Hawken ~


A big part of what I wanted to do with this character was go from when I was a boy and try and develop into a man, really try and play him as a man who is on this search, on a journey of personal, spiritual, political, social discovery.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


Hemingway was a prisoner of his style. No one can talk like the characters in Hemingway except the characters in Hemingway. His style in the wildest sense finally killed him.
~By William Burroughs ~


I guess you can stay sort of true to the story; you don't have to artificially bring the character back from whatever doom you've designed for them, you can tell the story, I suppose, honestly.
~By Garth Ennis ~


My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies, playing characters that are larger than life, getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince, and a soldier.
~By Orlando Bloom ~


Let's put it this way, when I was casting, I cast Viggo first and then found someone who could play his wife, rather than the other way around. So for me he's still the lead character.
~By David Cronenberg ~


But what I did think would be interesting is if we created a fictitious story of our own, and then took these stories that we had collected and assigned them to characters who would be played by actors.
~By Jim McKay ~


I'm gonna be a character in a Happy Meal.
~By Claudia Christian ~


Then I got the offer to play Buck Rogers, but I turned it down thinking it was a cartoon character. Well I was wrong, it wasn't at all. So I read the script and decided I liked the character, it had a good concept.
~By Gil Gerard ~


Always, your work is the same: You have to tell a story, you have to make a character. It doesn't matter if there are thousands of dollars, millions behind it, or if there is nothing.
~By Elena Anaya ~


You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans.
~By Ronald Reagan ~


You get the part, sign the contract and start to realize millions of people follow this guy and know more about your character than you do.
~By Chris Hemsworth ~


No author has created with less emphasis such pathetic characters as Chekhov has.
~By Vladimir Nabokov ~


I really believed that if I could play that character, who is grounded in the earth and the history of the United States - not the kind of role I usually play - it would help me change the perception out there and my own perception of what I can accomplish as a performer.
~By Andrea Martin ~


As time went on, I did campaign to lighten the character a little bit, to introduce some romance into the episodes, outside activities, horse riding and fencing and mountaineering.
~By Patrick Stewart ~


The process of creation goes on all the time. When I get through, I feel I know what the character will do in every situation. But the building up of the part is not mechanical or deliberate. It grows out of the text.
~By Donald Pleasence ~


You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that moves the characters has to be real.
~By Victoria Abril ~


The audience has to understand that if the film is going to have any meaning for them. If they are going to empathize with the characters, they have to visualize the process of concentration involved in making every move.
~By Conrad Hall ~


I care about Bond and what happens to him. You cannot be connected with a character for this long and not have an interest. All the Bond films had their good points.
~By Sean Connery ~


All greatness of character is dependent on individuality. The man who has no other existence than that which he partakes in common with all around him, will never have any other than an existence of mediocrity.
~By James F. Cooper ~


That's what he was saying, the civil rights movement - judge me for my character, not how black my skin is, not how yellow my skin is, how short I am, how tall or fat or thin; It's by my character.
~By Pam Grier ~


I am always more interested in performance and character depiction, and my direction says as much.
~By Lasse Hallstrom ~


Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.
~By Vince Gill ~


The ability to make love frivolously is the chief characteristic which distinguishes human beings from beasts.
~By Heywood Broun ~


Once I've got the first draft down on paper then I do five or six more drafts, the last two of which will be polishing drafts. The ones in between will flesh out the characters and maybe I'll check my research.
~By Colleen McCullough ~


I always knew I wanted to be a character in the movies. When I was growing up, I had to have a lot of surgery, and I spent a lot of time recovering at home and in the hospital. Watching movies took me away from my own problems and gave me a total escape.
~By Josh Ryan Evans ~


Happiness must be cultivated. It is like character. It is not a thing to be safely let alone for a moment, or it will run to weeds.
~By Elizabeth Stuart Phelps ~


Casting ethnic characters is a very hard thing to do, but it's important. It's also interesting.
~By Darren Aronofsky ~


A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
~By Charlie Chaplin ~

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