quote by Constantin Stanislavski

The life of a character should be an unbroken line of events and emotions, but a play only gives us a few moments on that line - we must create the rest to portray a convincing life.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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Millennials are often portrayed as apathetic, disinterested, tuned out and selfish. None of those adjectives describe the Millennials I've been privileged to meet and work with.

Mine is a quiet exploration—a quest for new meanings in color, texture and design. Even though I sometimes portray scenes of poor and struggling people, it is a great joy to paint.

Moral justification is a powerful disengagement mechanism.

Destructive conduct is made personally and socially acceptable by portraying it in the service of moral ends. This is why most appeals against violent means usually fall on deaf ears.

In a sense I portray myself in a very androgynous way, and I love androgyny.

Hundreds of years ago, Indian artists created visual images of dancing Shivas in a beautiful series of bronzes. In our time, physicists have used the most advanced technology to portray the patterns of the cosmic dance. The metaphor of the cosmic dance thus unifies ancient mythology, religious art and modern physics.

The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail.

Carbon dioxide is portrayed as harmful.

But there isn't even one study that can be produced that shows that carbon dioxide is a harmful gas.

The musician of disordered sound, the poet of decomposed language, the painter and sculptor of the fragmented visual and tactile world: they all portray the break up of the self and, through the rearrangement and reassemble of the fragments, try to create new structures that possess wholeness, perfection, new meaning.

In regards to this great Book [the Bible], I have but to say it is the best gift God has given to man. All the good the Savior gave to the world was communicated through this Book. But for it we could not know right from wrong. All things most desirable for man's welfare, here and hereafter, are found portrayed in it.

I’ve become skeptical of the unwritten rule that just because a boy and girl appear in the same feature, a romance must ensue. Rather, I want to portray a slightly different relationship, one where they two mutually inspire each other to live– if I’ m able to, then perhaps I’ll be closer to portraying a true expression of love.

I won't say I'm the baddest, or portray that role, But I'm in the top 2, and my father's gettin' old.

Abortion is the only event that modern liberals think too violent and obscene to portray on TV. This is not because they are squeamish or prudish. It is because if people knew what Abortion really looked like, it would destroy their pretence that it is a civilized answer to the problem of what to do about unwanted babies.

Walt Disney got away with portraying me in the light that they were portraying me in. I have always been a fighter, so... But I have no regrets, man. It's just like God brought me through the drugs, I know he'll bring me through this.

There are few talents so richly rewarded - especially in politics and the media - as the ability to portray parasites as victims, and portray demands for preferential treatment as struggles for equal rights.

What an honor it was to step into the shoes of Nelson Mandela and portray a man who defied odds, broke down barriers, and championed human rights before the eyes of the world.

I started out as a very young girl in Hollywood doing westerns portraying a mother with a couple of kids.

I find the subject of childhood fascinating.

I explored this subject in Speak to me of love and I am curious about portraying the often painful transition into the adult world.

The media are obsessed with spin doctors and with portraying them as a bad thing, yet seem addicted to our medicine.

Men have sacrificed and crippled themselves physically and emotionally to feed, house, and protect women and children. None of their pain or achievement is registered in feminist rhetoric, which portrays men as oppressive and callous exploiters.

The first state an actor experiences onstage is the one he just experienced in life. One needs great courage not to portray this experience. One must surrender entirely to the power of one s artistic nature. It will do all the necessary things. Do not impose any solution upon yourself in advance. The quality to develop in an actor is courage.

I care about people. In the end, I think they feel it. It comes across, regardless of the character I'm portraying.

I've also worked hard portraying an Ireland which is fast disappearing.

Ireland was a very depressed and difficult place in the 1980s, and I've tried to include that in the script. I worked really hard to find the heart of the book.

Swan Lake is the most difficult thing to portray for a female ballet dancer;

it really requires such specific qualities of articulation, agility, strength, and the arm work is something that takes a lot of training.

Within the microcosm of a film you get drawn to people.

There are certain projects you care enormously about, and 'The Edge Of Love' was one because I was portraying a great hero of mine, Dylan Thomas.

I don't want to portray myself as a daredevil. I'm not at all.

All I try to do is portray Indians as we are, in creative ways.

With imagination and poetry. I think a lot of Native American literature is stuck in one idea: sort of spiritual, environmentalist Indians. And I want to portray everyday lives. I think by doing that, by portraying the ordinary lives of Indians, perhaps people learn something new.

The film 'Slumdog Millionaire' portrays the spirit you feel in India.

For those who haven't been there, the film says it all.

Portray [people with mental illness] sympathetically, and portray them in all the richness and depth of their experience as people, and not as diagnoses.

While men represent powerful activity as assertion and aggression, women in contrast portray acts of nurturance as acts of strength.

The only thing I was trying to portray was serenity. Also, innocence, vulnerability and elegance.

What's most important in animation is the emotions and the ideas being portrayed. I'm a great believer of energy and emotion.

A lot of the time, the way it's portrayed is that I only see women in a sexual way. But I grew up with just my mum and sister, so I respect women a lot.

I'm proud to represent those hands that labor in this country.

I've given every maid I've ever portrayed soul and heart.

It seems like there's a lot of people who just do not understand satire.

They think it's weird. There's people who just don't understand you portray something or just explore a character, it means you're condoning it, saying this is the way to live.

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