Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
I have often seen an actor laugh off the stage, but I don't remember ever having seen one weep.
Acting doesn't bring anything to a text. On the contrary, it detracts from it.
Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.
It is not whether you really cry. It's whether the audience thinks you are crying.
Until Ace Ventura, no actor had considered talking through his ass.
A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming.
She runs the gamut of emotions from A to B.
Remember: there are no small parts, only small actors.
While we look to the dramatist to give romance to realism, we ask of the actor to give realism to romance.
I love acting. It is so much more real than life.
To grasp the full significance of life is the actor's duty, to interpret it is his problem, and to express it his dedication.
The basic essential of a great actor is that he loves himself in acting.
Above all, ignore the audience....
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.