Found 119 quotes starting with AC:

Acting doesn't bring anything to a text. On the contrary, it detracts from it.
– Marguerite DurasRate it:
Acting is a form of deception, and actors can mesmerize themselves almost as easily as an audience.
– Leo RostenRate it:
Acting is a masochistic form of exhibitionism. It is not quite the occupation of an adult.
– Sir Laurence OlivierRate it:
Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience.
– Paul NewmanRate it:
Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing.
– Sir Ralph RichardsonRate it:
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 JacksonRate it:
Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.
– Kate ReidRate it:
Acting is standing up naked and turning around very slowly.
– Rosalind RussellRate it:
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 BrandoRate it:
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 HepburnRate it:
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 HepburnRate it:
Acting is the perfect idiot's profession.
– Katharine HepburnRate it:
Action conquers fear.
– Peter Nivio ZarlengaRate it:
Action indeed is the sole medium of expression for ethics.
– Jane AddamsRate it:
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 PealeRate it:
Action is at bottom a swinging and flailing of the arms to regain one's balance and keep afloat.
– Eric HofferRate it:
Action is coarsened thought; thought becomes concrete, obscure, and unconscious.
– Henri-Frédéric AmielRate it:
Action is consolatory. It is the enemy of thought and the friend of illusions.
– Joseph ConradRate it:
Action is eloquence.
– William ShakespeareRate it:
Action is only coarsened thought-thought becomes concrete, obscure, and unconscious.
– Henri Frdric AmielRate it:
Action is the antidote to despair.
– Joan BaezRate it:
Action is the crux to which all change is possible making any goal achievable
– Ahmed KorayemRate it:
Action is the foundational key to all success.
– Tony RobbinsRate it:
Action is the highest perfection and drawing forth of the utmost power, vigor, and activity of man's nature.
– Robert SouthRate it:
Action is the last refuge of those who cannot dream.
– Oscar WildeRate it:

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