• Acting is not about being famous, it's about exploring the human soul.
    Acting is not about being famous, it's about exploring the human soul.
    ~ Annette Bening
  • Acting is a sport. On stage, you must be ready to move like a tennis player on his toes. Your concentration must be keen, your reflexes sharp; your body and mind are in top gear, the chase is on. Acting is energy. In the theatre, people pay to see energy.
    Acting is a sport. On stage, you must be ready to move like a tennis player on his toes. Your concentration must be keen, your reflexes sharp; your body and mind are in top gear, the chase is on. Acting is energy. In the theatre, people pay to see energy.
    ~ Clive Swift
  • Acting is a marvellous profession... If you can spend enough time playing other people, you don't have to think too much about your own character and motivations.
    Acting is a marvellous profession... If you can spend enough time playing other people, you don't have to think too much about your own character and motivations.
    ~ Dean Koontz
  • Acting is the least mysterious of all crafts. Whenever we want something from somebody or when we want to hide something or pretend, we're acting. Most people do it all day long.
    Acting is the least mysterious of all crafts. Whenever we want something from somebody or when we want to hide something or pretend, we're acting. Most people do it all day long.
    ~ Marlon Brando
  • If the real world is orange juice, then art is like orange-juice concentrate.
    If the real world is orange juice, then art is like orange-juice concentrate.
    ~ Martin Mull
  • The primary benefit of practicing any art, whether well or badly, is that it enables one's soul to grow.
    The primary benefit of practicing any art, whether well or badly, is that it enables one's soul to grow.
    ~ Kurt Vonnegut
  • Art is the marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
    Art is the marriage of the conscious and the unconscious.
    ~ Jean Cocteau
  • The soul of the artist cannot remain hidden.
    The soul of the artist cannot remain hidden.
    ~ Henri Nouwen
  • Art is too important not to share.
    Art is too important not to share.
    ~ Romero Britto
  • Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning.
    ~ Miguel de Unamuno