Useful Looking For Richard quotations
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Plus, you know, when I was young, there was a lot of respect for clowning in rock music - look at Little Richard. It was a part of the whole thing, and I always also believed that it released the audience.
But I've lost parts because of my looks.
I auditioned to star with Richard Dreyfuss in 'The Buddy System.' The producers said no one would believe he would leave me for another woman. They just couldn't see me with him.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
I love comedy and I would write things to myself as an exercise in writing.
I didn't do well for years, and I quit. I started to break down why I was afraid and started to look at people I admired, like Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, Freddie Prinze, George Carlin and all.
We're charlatans in a way, we're magic people.
Part of the behind the scenes stuff is to loosen you up, to make you feel that you are experiencing this. This is my style, I did it in Looking for Richard, too. And I figure, if I can weave it into the actual play and get the audience interested, like the robes going up and down, they'll pay attention long enough to consume it.
It's fairly obvious, since Richard Nixon, that there is no such thing as a fair deal for any voter in the United States -- You're just not gonna get it. It's a joke -- the people that you vote for, they're the next best thing to criminals. But of course they have money for advertising campaigns that make them look a little bit better than they actually are.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.
Richard's bookshelves weren't alphabetized.
He never had time to alphabetize them. He was always too busy- looking for books he couldn't find.