Found 105 quotes starting with AC:


Acquaintances are always abundant; friends are always scarce!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Acquire inner peace and a multitude will find their salvation near you.
– Catherine de Hueck Doherty
Acquisition means life to miserable mortals.
– Hesiod
Act as if it were impossible to fail.
– Dorothea Brande
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Act as if were impossible to fail.
– Dorothea Broude
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
– William James
Act as if you have already achieved your goal and it is yours.
– Dr. Robert Anthony
Acting childish seems to come naturally, but acting like an adult, no matter how old we are, just doesn't come easy to us.
– Edith Ann
Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does not hide he exposes himself.
– Jeanne Moreau
Acting doesn't bring anything to a text. On the contrary, it detracts from it.
– Marguerite Duras
Acting is a form of deception, and actors can mesmerize themselves almost as easily as an audience.
– Leo Rosten
Acting is a masochistic form of exhibitionism. It is not quite the occupation of an adult.
– Sir Laurence Olivier
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience.
– Paul Newman
Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing.
– Sir Ralph Richardson
Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you thought of them that instant.
– Glenda Jackson
Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.
– Kate Reid
Acting is standing up naked and turning around very slowly.
– Rosalind Russell
Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse. It's a bum's life. The principal benefit acting has afforded me is the money to pay for my psychoanalysis.
– Marlon Brando
Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high- class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.
– Katharine Hepburn
Acting is the most minor of gifts and not a very high-class way to earn a living. After all, Shirley Temple could do it at the age of four.
– Katharine Hepburn
Acting is the perfect idiot's profession.
– Katharine Hepburn
Action conquers fear.
– Peter Nivio Zarlenga
Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics.
– Jane Addams
Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.
– Norman Vincent Peale

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