Best 3 783 of Acting quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Katharine Hepburn

Acting is a nice childish profession - pretending you're someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Ringer

Start buying gold now, regardless of the price. By acting now, you will not have to react when it's too late. Too late will be when the majority of the public finally figures out what is happening to paper money and frantically tries to get aboard. Remember, if you're one of the ones holding paper in the end, you will have given away your products and services for nothing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Harrison Ford

I'm ambitious for is to not get caught 'acting'. I want to really feel the role and not let people see the process, or to let them stand back and admire it, because I think that does finally get in the way.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Chris Campanioni

I never was very good at acting. I never was very good at playing the role. Because the true pretending can only come off in our genuine awareness of the real. Only those of us with the most secure grasp on the real can pretend; can really be good at the performance. And of course I didn't know what was real; I only knew the camera was always on.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ang Lee

Not taboo - it's just that straight actors still risk their careers commercially and economically. They have to please the crowd - they're movie stars; their image is their industry. It goes beyond acting.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Eric Cantona

There were moments - I would be daydreaming - I would imagine scenes, even if there wasn't a camera around. In my head, I was acting.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Rush Limbaugh

We've defined decency down now that we look at the entertainment value of it, whether the acting is good, the writing is good, the story is good, no matter the depravity, we'll watch it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Seth Green

I love acting. Acting's always been my first love. I grew up watching multi-camera television shows... And I thought I would absolutely be in for that.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gloria Steinem

The act of acting morally is behaving as if everything we do matters.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Cleese

But then acting is all about faking. We're all very good at faking things that we have no competence with.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Riz Ahmed

My music is a very personal reflection of me, whereas, acting a role, thats a reflection of another character.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Isabella Rossellini

I don't think a Hollywood actor is safe from acting in the rain: it all depends on the film.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jeff Bridges

Sometimes I think of movie acting as advanced pretend.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Laurence Fox

There are two main jobs in acting - the first one is to be a good actor, and the second one is to convince everyone that you're a good actor.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Anne Rice

Actors and actresses make magic,' I said. 'They make things happen on the stage; they invent; they create.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Danika Stone

Relax, Xander. It's only two lines.” He closed his eyes and leaned into her, his arms wrapping her back. “But it's still lines in a real film, and if I mess it up-” “They'll have you do it again. And again... and again.” Liv laughed. “No big deal. Life is full of second chances.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Scott Glenn

Acting gives you cosmic permission to take a trip in movies that lasts 24 hours a day, seven days a week, until the film is finished.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Lauren Bacall

When you talk about a great actor, you're not talking about Tom Cruise. His whole behavior is so shocking.

By Anonym 13 Sep

George Eliot

Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ajay Naidu

My first acting job happened by accident when I was really young. I was in fifth grade and my teacher saw an ad in the paper and took me to the audition after school and I got the part.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Warren G. Bennis

To be authentic is literally to be your own author... to discover your own native energies and desires, and then to find your own way of acting on them.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Kim Coates

I take acting lessons with my coach, and what do I get famous for? Holding a puppy!

By Anonym 15 Sep

George Soros

When it comes to social consequences, they've got all different people acting in different ways, very difficult to even have a proper criterion of success. So, it's a difficult task.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jon Ronson

Somebody told me, “Twitter hates tabloids, but Twitter is constantly acting like a tabloid, repeating the mistakes of the things we’re hoping to better.” Twitter wanted to become a more egalitarian justice system, but instead it became a draconian one.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lily Collins

Could I see him acting as Warren Beatty directed, and what would that be like? When you see him as those characters, once you get to know him, there is so much of him in them. In fact, I saw so much of him in them that it made me laugh.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lecrae

Acting and theatrics are my forte.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jim Jefferies

I can't imagine being a woman in the world of acting, like where you age starts to weigh you down - you go from being attractive to where they [directors] decided you're out... I feel like with stand-up comedy, it doesn't matter if I've gotten fatter.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Tan

The thing that I am most passionate about would be acting.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Mercedes Mccambridge

One of the cruelest judgments sustained against me is that I have spoken out as a recovered alcoholic to stimulate my acting career.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Caine

You must always steal, but only from the best people. Steal any trick that looks worthwhile. If you see Vivien Leigh or Robert DeNiro or Meryl Streep do something stunningly effective, and you can analyze how he or she did it, then pinch it. Because you can be sure that they stole it in the first place.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jeremy Irons

An acting assistant stage manager in a theater in Canterbury, a rep theater. A small wage but just enough to get by on, and I made props, and I walked on, and I changed scenery, and I realized that I just loved it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kate Capshaw

The best preparation for acting is life - observing life and people and observing yourself. All that becomes your library. So when you have to research a part, a scene or an emotion, you go into the library and get what you need.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Michael Schulman

Pretending is not just play. Pretending is imagined possibility. Pretending or acting is a very valuable life skill, and we all do it all the time. We don’t want to be caught doing it, but nevertheless it’s part of the adaptation of our species. We change who we are to fit the exigencies of our time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Marlon Brando

Acting serves as the quintessential social lubricant and a device for protecting our interests and gaining advantage in every aspect of life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joan Allen

I think I knew acting was what I wanted to do. But I was from this small town and there was no place for an adult to recognise it.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nick Frost

I find acting tough, but sitting around chatting - that's easy.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Viola Davis

I don't think most people understand acting, even the people who call themselves savvy, even actors.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Helen Mirren

Acting is acting, but acting is different in almost always every project, and very, very different in this context.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Monica Lewinsky

I tried to walk a line between acting lawfully and testifying falsely, but I now recognize that I did not fully accomplish this goal and that certain of my responses to questions about Ms. Lewinsky were false.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tom Berenger

I wrote a script. I actually enjoyed writing it more than acting. It's about the Irish rebellion of 1920, which is a fascinating period and place for me

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jessica Lange

I do love acting. But to work as a photojournalist would have been extraordinary.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Miley Cyrus

I'm kind of bipolar in my acting choices because I just want to do a little bit of everything.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mahatma Gandhi

At the centre of nonviolence is a force which is self-acting.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jane Goodall

Successful actors and actresses have to get themselves into their roles before acting. Therefore, you need to really care about what you are saying.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Demi Moore

I never studied. I was too afraid. I thought that if an acting teacher had said to me, "You know what, you're not good," I would not have gone any further. It was easier for me to justify going to an audition and getting rejected, maybe because they wanted somebody blonde, maybe because I wasn't experienced enough. I could live with that more easily.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Janeane Garofalo

I didn't start acting until I was 27, and that was just through Gary Shandling and Ben Stiller who I knew through stand-up. And they both in the same year offered me parts on their programs which was unbelievably lucky and fortuitous.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Philip Glenister

Acting is just a job at the end of the day, and its a very strange one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charles De Gaulle

Politics, when it is an art and a service, not an exploitation, is about acting for an ideal through realities.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Kevin Wilson

It is strangely wonderful to feel the lack of something instead of believing that it was never there in the first place.