quote by Chief Joseph

Let me be a free man, free to travel, free to stop, free to work, free to trade where I choose, free to choose my own teachers, free to follow the religion of my fathers, free to talk, think and act for myself — and I will obey every law or submit to the penalty.

— Chief Joseph

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Acting teachers quote Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's

Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.

An ounce of behavior is worth a pound of words.

When I was a freshman in high school, my drama teacher, an incredible, inspirational genius, the guy who got me into acting, he encouraged me to get the lead in a musical. They didn't have any guys.

Acting teachers quote Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity.

Listen with curiosity. Speak with honesty. Act with integrity.

The first acting thing I ever did was my senior year I decided not to play a sport in the Spring and, in that Spring B.J. Novak who went to school with me, asked if I'd be in this show that was a parody of all the teachers in the school, 'sure!' That was the first acting thing I did.

We have seen that, in another unfunded mandate, the so-called No Child Left Behind Act, which created tougher standards, and we all support that, but Congress did not provide the money to attract and hire the best teachers.

Today, in the age of standardized testing, thinking and acting, reason and judgment have been thrown out the window just as teachers are increasingly being deskilled and forced to act as semi-robotic technicians good for little more than teaching for the test.

Acting teachers quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what

The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.

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Study, find all the good teachers and study with them, get involved in acting to act, not to be famous or for the money. Do plays. It's not worth it if you are just in it for the money. You have to love it.

Simply see that you are at the center of the universe, and accept all things and beings as parts of your infinite body. When you perceive that an act done to another is done to yourself, you have understood the great truth.

The word theatre comes from the Greeks. It means the seeing place.

Acting teachers quote There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.

There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.

I got into acting my junior year of high school.

We got a new hot drama teacher and I was like 'Alright, I'll try drama.'

I went through two schools of acting but I learned more about acting from meditating and from my marshall arts teacher.

One of my acting teachers once said that rejection is God's protection. There's something in it.

Acting teachers quote Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, act with integrity.

Speak with honesty, think with sincerity, act with integrity.

Clergymen almost necessarily fail in two ways as teachers of morals.

They condemn acts which do no harm and they condone acts which do great harm.

I definitely felt by the time I got to grad school - which was a great experience - I was like, Whats the difference between the teachers and the students? Why are the teachers teachers if they want to be acting? It didnt make sense to me anymore. Its not like you learn how to set a broken bone and you get the stamp of approval.

I was raised in New York City and raised in the New York City theater world.

My father was a theater director and an acting teacher, and it was not uncommon for me to have long discussions about the method and what the various different processes were to finding a character and exploring character and realizing that character.

Acting teachers quote Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.

I was working at Kentucky Fried Chicken when my math teacher said, "You're failing in school, you're messing up, why don't you just try this?" I said, "Alright, let me try it," and I started going to acting classes and I loved it. I thought, "I may not make it but I love doing it."

No school can work well for children if parents and teachers do not act in partnership on behalf of the children's best interests

Don't act your age in retirement. Act like the inner young person you have always been.

Acting teachers quote We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

When you act like a teacher, it's usually because you're afraid to be the student.

Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests, which means the union bosses' interests, not the members.

Be a teacher. If someone is acting hurtful toward you, chances are high that they're doing the same to others. By speaking up and taking action, you are helping others who might be hurt from this person unless they are reigned in.

Acting teachers quote Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a less

Failure is a great teacher, and, if you are open to it, every mistake has a lesson to offer.

Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind.

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.

I studied acting for 10 years before I went for an audition.

I studied with Lee Strasberg and Actors Studio teachers, and went to the High School of Performing Arts.

Acting teachers quote Experience is the hardest kind of teacher. It gives you test first and the lesso

Experience is the hardest kind of teacher. It gives you test first and the lesson afterward.

It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.

In their role as celestial servants to humans on earth, Angels act variously as guardians, guides, teachers, truth-givers and comforters, protectors of the righteous, punishers of the wicked, and more.

There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech.

Acting teachers quote Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should n

Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.

I got into acting because my teachers kept nudging me into it.

The power a teacher has to influence someone is so great. I can't think of a profession I have more respect for.

I had interest in acting. I started as a drama major in college. I got to school and said, "What am I going to do with this?" But I didn't know anybody in the business, and it seemed like - I don't know. I had a teacher who said "Less than 1 percent of you will ever make a living being an actor." That was how we opened the semester.

In acting class, I used to hide in the corner and pray the teacher wouldnt call on me.

Acting teachers quote The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what

The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see.

My history teacher was utterly terrifying, but her lessons were very inspiring.

She got me interested in people and stories, which then led me to acting.

I took an acting class. After the first day, the teacher quit, so they said take another. When I saw 'How to be a Stand-up Comedian,' it resonated. I realized I'd rather make 200 people laugh than make one person cry.

My acting teacher used to say that people reveal themselves in their opposites.

I grew up the son of an acting teacher but I've never been really good at articulating what that process is. It was always a bit more internal.

I was 11 when a teacher suggested to my parents that they should send me to drama classes to curb my disruptive ways in the classroom. The next Saturday I was acting, and thereafter it became a ritual of my youth to see a show at the Belvoir on Sundays and, if I was lucky, another at the Opera House on Monday after school.

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