An actress can only play a woman. I an actor - I can play anything.
Contributed by: jodi
Being an actor is the loneliest thing in the world. You are all alone with your concentration and imagination, and that's all you have.
Contributed by: Siona
In life, as in acting, sometimes you play an extra in the background of a scene other times you get the leading role.
Source: Mr. Prophet
Contributed by: Mr.
All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players.
William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)
Source: As You Like It 2/7
Contributed by: Rina
Your performance is not about you. It is about you giving the gift of your talent to your audience.
Contributed by: Anna
Thinking before speaking can eliminate embarrassment.
Source: Mr. Prophet speaks
Thinking before acting often eliminates the need to apologize.
Don't you see!? We're actors — we're the opposite of people!
Tom Stoppard (1937 -)
Source: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
Contributed by: barefoot
I am not myself; I am the potential of myself.
Anna Deavere Smith
Contributed by: Laurie
What works for acting works for life. To act brilliantly, to live fully, requires nothing less than the complete investment of your entire soul! What we do is holy!
Contributed by: Josh
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