When [actors] are talking, they are servants of the dramatist. It is what they can show the audience when they are not talking that reveals the fine actor.
~ Cedric Hardwicke (February 19, 1893 - August 06, 1964)
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Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is.
~ Mae West (August 17, 1892 - November 22, 1980)
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If it's a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on.
~ Alfred Hitchcock (August 13, 1899 - April 29, 1980)
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If you want an audience start a fight.
~ Irish Proverb
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In the theater the audience wants to be surprised but by things that they expect
~ Tristan Bernard (September 07, 1866 - December 07, 1947)
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We would not let ourselves be burned to death for our opinions: we are not sure enough of them for that. But perhaps for the right to have our opinions and to change them.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche (October 15, 1844 - August 25, 1900)
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The United Nations was not set up to be a reformatory. It was assumed that you would be good before you got in and not that being in would make you good.
~ John Foster Dulles (February 25, 1888 - May 24, 1959)
Every man is guilty of all the good he didn't do
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