quote by H. G. Wells

Sometimes, you have to step outside of the person you've been and remember the person you were meant to be. The person you want to be. The person you are.

— H. G. Wells

Grateful Voiceover quotations

Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate.

But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.

beyond this place of wrath and tears looms but the horror of the shade

You can't run away from yourself

One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday.

And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.


Live in each season as it passes: breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit.

Perhaps we all give the best of our hearts uncritically--to those who hardly think about us in return.

For Reason, ruling alone, is a force confining;

and Passion, unattended, is a flame that burns to its own destruction.

Time takes it all, whether you want it to or not.

Time takes it all, time bears it away, and in the end there is only darkness. Sometimes we find others in that darkness, and sometimes we lose them there again.

When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.


once you lose yourself, you have two choices: find the person you used to be, or lose that person completely.

Remember tonight...for it's the beginning of forever. - Dante Alighieri

Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but unbowed.

They say it's the good girls who keep diaries.

The bad girls never have the time. Me, I just wanna live a life I'm gonna remember even if I don't write it down.

Time takes it all, whether you want it to or not.


We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call;

no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us trapped, locked in it.

Well, actually, I do the voiceover for Quentin Sands.

Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again.

Going for character: why not now, and where you stand?

Some people like doing crossword puzzles or Sudoku.

I love auditioning. On camera, I hated auditioning. But voiceovers I like trying to figure it out, then getting in there and seeing how close you can get.


Obviously as a kid, for probably anybody who chose animation voiceover as a career in their adult life, Mel Blanc was the touchstone for everybody. He kind of invented the job and was the first voice actor to get onscreen credit.

Do you have it? Good. Now believe it can come true.

I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul.

It's fun to do voiceover work, although you still have to act.

But it doesn't involve memorizing lines, and you don't have to dress up.

I actually started, this year, doing some voiceovers. I did some radio spots, and some games.


It's funny, I get really nervous when I audition for voiceovers.

Theatrically, you are aware of every part of you in acting;

every component of your surroundings, including the clothes you wear. Eh...in voiceover, shorts and a t-shirt and badaboom...done.

With film, you have very limited tools to convey subjectivity - voiceover, the camera's point of view, good acting - but even the very best actor in the world is crude by comparison with what you can do in a written paragraph.

You don't make a fortune doing cartoons.

It's a lot of fun, it keeps you busy, and it's better than a kick in the pants, absolutely. But doing voiceover work doesn't make you rich. It just doesn't.

There is no privacy that cannot be penetrated.

No secret can be kept in the civilized world. Society is a masked ball where everyone hides his real character, then reveals it by hiding


I was, aged nine, the go-to kid in Minneapolis for a commercial voiceover.

Basically, I’m a musical vocalist, but I do voiceover stuff as a sideline, like plumbing or something.

I love doing voiceover work. I started doing voiceover work when I had just dropped out of school, and the first few professional jobs I got were plays, but then I started making money doing voice-overs.

I think voiceover is an adjunct that actors have picked up that have given us some security.

Doing voiceover, they bring you in, you're wearing jeans, you haven't shaved, you're wearing a baseball cap, and you go in, do it, make a lot of money and go home. It's fun. I enjoy doing it very much. So that's been really fun for me.

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