quote by Pablo Neruda

All paths lead to the same goal: to convey to others what we are.

— Pablo Neruda

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Lead characters quote We are what we believe we are.

We are what we believe we are.

My basic mistake in 'The World's Greatest Lover' was that I made the leading character a neurotic kook and sent him to Hollywood. I should have made him a perfectly normal, sane, ordinary person, and sent him to Hollywood. The audience identifies with the lead character.

It is scary for an actor when you get hired as a lead.

No matter what the plot is, it is your job to do something interesting enough to make them want to get inside the lead character's head.

Lead characters quote You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, wil

You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.

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For just one second, look at your life and see how perfect it is.

Stop looking for the next secret door that is going to lead you to your real life. Stop waiting. This is it: there's nothing else. It's here, and you'd better decide to enjoy it or you're going to be miserable wherever you go, for the rest of your life, forever.

I start with the story, almost in the old campfire sense, and the story leads to both the characters, which actors should best be cast in this story, and the language. The choice of words, more than anything else, creates the feeling that the story gives off.

Prayer is self-discipline. The effort to realize the presence and power of God stretches the sinews of the soul and hardens its muscles. To pray is to grow in grace. To tarry in the presence of the King leads to new loyalty and devotion on the part of the faithful subjects. Christian character grows in the secret-place of prayer.

Lead characters quote When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disre

When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disrespect is not a valuation of your worth but a signal of their character.

If you look to lead, invest at least 40% of your time managing yourself - your ethics, character, principles, purpose, motivation, and conduct. Invest at least 30% managing those with authority over you, and 15% managing your peers.

I love rehearsing because in rehearsals there are no mistakes, nothing is wrong, some things apply or lead you to focus on the character and the things that don't apply are equally valuable because they lead you to towards what does.

In a novel, the author gives the leading character intelligence and distinction.

Fate goes to less trouble: mediocrities play a part in great events simply from happening to be there.

Lead characters quote A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a p

A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.

I was born a character actor. I was never really a leading man type.

It seemed to me... that the only valid people to deal with crime were cops, and I would like to make the lead character, rather than a single person, a squad of cops.

It seemed to me... that the only valid people to deal with crime were cops, and I would like to make the lead character, rather than a single person, a squad of cops.

Lead characters quote Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going.

Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.

I look at leading men because that's ultimately what I'm aspiring to do.

But I also look at character actors and people that I'm just in awe by, just because I can relate to it.

The characters I tend to play are a little more interesting than the standard heroes. Romantic leads can be a little more straightforward, I guess. But it just seems to be the parts I get, I don't know what that says about me. I enjoy interesting characters and interesting people, I suppose.

I think it would be a great challenge to work on a military game which featured a female lead character. Since female soldiers are now being allowed on the frontlines, we're actually in danger of reality overtaking games!

Lead characters quote Accept both compliments and criticism. It takes both sun and rain for a flower t

Accept both compliments and criticism. It takes both sun and rain for a flower to grow.

Women perform great in the box office. Audiences want to see lead female characters.

Character actors just pile up the credits because you work on a movie for like a few days. It's not like I'm the lead in everything I do - far from it. I'm not spending three or four months on a picture; I'm spending three or four weeks. Sometimes three or four days.

Think of it as the Doorway of No Return.

The feeling must be that your lead character, once she passes through, cannot go home again until the major problem of the plot is solved.

Lead characters quote A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arr

A mistake that makes you humble is better than an achievement that makes you arrogant.

I was always a character actress and never a sex symbol.

Even when I was the leading lady, I was a character actor.

It's about avoiding reality through various escape routes that become addictions and lead to Hell. My character is addicted to television, chocolate, coffee, to her dream of her son, which has no basis in reality.

I despise hip hop. Loathe it. Eminem is an idiot and I find 50 Cent the most distasteful character I have ever crossed in my life. Eminem's new song about his kid - isn't it the most ridiculous piece of music you have ever heard in your life? I just don't like the dragging women around on dog leads and all that stuff

Lead characters quote To be yourself in a world that in constantly trying to make you something else i

To be yourself in a world that in constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

I don't get offered leading parts. I suppose I've become a kind of character actor or sideman. I think it had to do with probably in the '90s, I refused so many leading roles that they gave up on me, or I just became unpopular, or I became old. All those reasons.

Be a sadist. No matter how sweet and innocent your leading characters, make awful things happen to them in order that the reader may see what they are made of.

The Republic can count on me to battle its enemies.

.. Offensive war suits the passionate character of the French, but it is the responsibility of the man in charge of leading them to prepare with caution and wisdom everything that leads to victory.

Lead characters quote It is the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief

It is the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.

Our Bible reveals to us the character of our god with minute and remorseless exactness... It is perhaps the most damnatory biography that exists in print anywhere. It makes Nero an angel of light and leading by contrast.

For the man who makes everything that leads to happiness, or near to it, to depend upon himself, and not upon other men, on whose good or evil actions his own doings are compelled to hinge,--such a one, I say, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation; this is the man of manly character and of wisdom.

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character;

it becomes lack of power to act with courage proportionate to danger. All this must lead to the destruction of our intellectual life unless the danger summons up strong personalities able to fill the lukewarm and discouraged with new strength and resolution.

Lead characters quote Remind yourself that you cannot fail at being yourself.

Remind yourself that you cannot fail at being yourself.

My approach to the work is the same, whether I had the lead or a supporting role. I consider myself a character actor in the true sense of the word. Unless I'm doing my autobiography, I'm playing a character.

There seems to be more opportunities for old guys like me to do a little fighting and running because the lead characters also require a bit of depth and maturity and gravitas that one is likely to acquire doing drama all those years.

I've played almost every lead character from Henry VI to Othello.

I'm dying to tackle Richard III sometime.

Lead characters quote Be curious, bot judgmental.

Be curious, bot judgmental.

I'm just a pack mule. I've played leads and I've played character roles. Any actress in Hollywood will tell you as your age climbs, the leads thin.

I'm not a leading man. I'm a character actor. That's what I want to be.

Let's put it this way, when I was casting, I cast Viggo first and then found someone who could play his wife, rather than the other way around. So for me he's still the lead character.

Faith never knows where it is being led, it knows and loves the One Who is leading. Faith is not resignation to a power we do not know; faith is committal to One Whose character we do know because it has been revealed to us in Jesus Christ.

The greater a man's talents, the greater his power to lead astray.

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