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Elaine Dundy Quotes

I hope you find these Elaine Dundy Quotes inspiring and motivational.

Acting doesn't bring anything to a text.
On the contrary, it detracts from it.
- Elaine Dundy

I hate champagne more than anything in the world next to Seven-Up.
- Elaine Dundy

To love one that is great, is almost to be great one's self.
- Elaine Dundy

No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers
of acting and reasoning as fear.
- Edmund Burke


 

A person acting from a motivation
of contribution and service
rises to such a level of moral authority
that worldly success is a natural result.
- Marianne Williamson

A truly good book teaches me better than to read it.
I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint.
What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.
- Henry David Thoreau

I can see clearly now...
that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and
more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate.
- Richard M. Nixon


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Manage the remarkable balance between acting
from your heart and close to your gifts
with completing the obligations
that your labor and tasks require of you.
Leverage opportunity AND seize joy.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The creation of something new
is not accomplished by the intellect
but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity.
The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
- Carl Jung

I need to go where people are serious about acting.
- Meryl Streep

My approach to acting is that I am totally intuitive.
I read the script and I get it.
If I don't get it, I can't do it.
- Morgan Freeman

And film acting is incredibly tedious,
just by its nature.
It's incredibly, mind numbingly slow.
- Hugh Grant

I'm very in love with the fact that the camera is revolted
by acting and loves behaviour.
- Ben Kingsley

I took acting and elocution lessons,
to get rid of my Sicilian accent.
- Maria Grazia Cucinotta

Instead of acting in court, I decided to act onstage.
- Raul Julia

I never was disillusioned with acting because I love acting.
- Woody Harrelson

Acting coaches in Hollywood were always telling me
to use my hands and body more.
But that was never me.
I just breathe and sometimes it doesn't look as if I'm doing that.
- Perry Como

Acting is really not what I'm interested in.
I'm not an aspiring actor and you should be able to tell.
- Keith Hernandez

Music is extremely intuitive, which acting too in a different way.
- Katey Sagal

I don't know what that Method is.
Acting is life, to me, and should be.
- Vivien Leigh

You couldn't take football away from me,
you couldn't take acting away from me.
- Dougray Scott

We must be able to inspire.
That's my goal in acting.
- Portia de Rossi

In my experience it's not essential to get on with
the person that you're acting opposite.
- Hugh Dancy

I never lost my appetite for acting.
- Eli Wallach

I think actors are privileged.
Acting feeds you.
- Alan Bates

Acting is something I love.
- Rod Taylor

I love acting.
It is so much more real than life.
- Fay Weldon

When child actors act well they're just reacting to situations,
and they're acting very real because their life experience is so short;
there's no history to fall back on.
- Mariel Hemingway

And I used to write novels and little stories and compositions and I -
but I put them away because I started acting when I was 17.
So there wasn't much time.
- Joan Collins

When I got to college, acting suddenly seemed like
a very risky proposition and all my friends were going
to law school or med school or Wall Street.
- Wentworth Miller

When you drop your guard in films, the acting process compensates.
You get lazy and you start acting.
- Ben Kingsley

For fast-acting relief try slowing down.
- Lily Tomlin

But you're right, I did think about acting more and then decided against it.
- Todd Solondz

I'll keep on acting 'til they wipe the drool.
I like the business.
I like to do different parts and diverse characters.
I haven't lost my enthusiasm yet!
- Robert Duvall

Yes, I made mistakes by rebelling, by acting out in confused ways.
- Jennifer Capriati

To me, all writing is like music.
And especially dialogue.
I studied music in college; that is what I wanted to be,
a composer.
Acting got me sidetracked.
- Dirk Benedict

Even if I think in English, it's more a language of acting than French.
- Sophie Marceau

Anthony Hopkins says you just keep acting.
Do it all the time and eventually it will happen.
He got his break, after all, by taking a role nobody else wanted.
A cannibal!
- Richard E. Grant

I don't like acting things; I like feeling things.
- Dougray Scott

I agree with Marjorie Rosen's good psychological analysis of my acting ability.
- Pola Negri

I dropped the script in the fireplace,
called my agent and said, they can jail me,
sue me, but I'm never acting again, unless I can do something worthwhile.
- Piper Laurie

The pleasant surprise for me is that when I look into Tony's eyes,
he's still 100% present, sharing everything that's going on.
Acting with him is like a beautiful dance.
- Genie Francis

There is a class system in acting just like in anything else.
Black females fall in a category below black male actors.
- Debra Wilson

But most of what I've learned about acting -
and a lot of what I've learned about life in the past seven years -
was taught to me by Robert Altman.
- Shelley Duvall

I didn't want to be famous.
I just wanted to earn enough money to have a nice life and enjoy acting.
- David McCallum

You don't have any kind of sense of being foolish when you are acting.
When you're younger you don't want to look a fool,
so you don't do things that might make you vulnerable.
- Tom Wilkinson

Acting allows me to explore new worlds,
to discover characters by delving into their lives,
and ultimately to become someone else entirely.
- Pierce Brosnan

Acting is a tough business, and the percentage of people
who make it is very low -
it's about 1 percent.
- Lee Majors

I like acting for now.
But after seeing Apollo 13, what I really want to do is to be an astronaut.
I'm dying to go to a space camp next summer!
- Natalie Portman

My acting career began at age three and my parents got me into it.
I was in a McDonald's commercial.
- Corey Feldman

A lot of what acting is paying attention.
- Nancy Reagan

My family thought the fascination with acting was just another fad.
- Sean Bean

I love acting, truly my favorite people are actors.
- Sean Penn

I like to act.
I work for scale.
I don't have an acting agent.
I'm in the book.
- John Sayles

I think my being such a nomad let me into acting.
I was always having to create a new image whenever we moved.
- Aidan Quinn

I like to say that I didn't choose acting -
acting chose me.
- Ving Rhames

I never had any acting heroes.
I never really went to the theatre.
- Julie Walters

Sometimes, when you're acting, you are so in the moment
that you don't even remember what just happened.
- Kristin Davis

When I get to my deathbed, I don't want to take my last breath and say,
Well, how glorious.
I've left the world my acting credits.
I won't even think that.
- Lesley-Anne Down

I have to own something before I can say it,
and I have to own it before I can sing it as well,
emotionally.
I only enjoy acting and singing if I am believing what I am doing.
- Gregory Harrison

I didn't fall in love with acting until I did a few films.
Now, I couldn't live without it.
- Geraldine Chaplin

My father said, If you want to do acting,
you have to be successful, which is a silly thing to say.
- Diane Cilento

I'm just starting to scratch the surface of what really
makes me happy and it's taken me a while to admit that
acting like a little child and being a jerk and a punk is fun.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

It always surprised me that I was getting acting work.
- Mary Lynn Rajskub

His acting remains forever fixed in a time that never dates.
- Vincent Canby

My love for the theater has always been a priority.
That hasn't changed.
I got into acting that way.
The film work that came up was really a surprise.
- Philip Seymour Hoffman

I kind of have a rededication in my life now to acting
because I'm very fond of being in this movie.
- Thomas Haden Church

I decided I was going to give up singing and concentrate on acting,
and a result of that, I didn't do another film for two to three years,
and I don't blame it on anybody but myself.
- Bobby Darin

This nation loves singing and loves acting.
- Kate Smith

Acting is definitely put at the back of my mind,
if it's there at all right now.
It's all entertainment.
- Tina Yothers

To me, teamwork is the beauty of our sport,
where you have five acting as one.
You become selfless.
- Mike Krzyzewski


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