Acting Quotes

Acting is an activity in which a story is communicated. Acting is done by an actor or actress who plays a character and performs in theatres, films, and other means. Acting is usually done in a reflective mode and was first introduced by Thespis in the 6th century BC. He was the first person to appear on stage, playing a character. Today, acting is done as a profession in the world of entertainment. Ordinary people can sometimes do acting, in their everyday lives, by pretending, lying, and even putting on a different personality.

Find Acting quotes and Acting sayings from famous actresses, actors, film directors and others sharing their experience of acting, their advice, acting and revealing true character, different personalities and acting and much more.

 
Create a New Way Of Thinking- Jennifer Hudson

Create a New Way Of Thinking- Jennifer Hudson

The only way you can sustain a permanent change is to create a new way of thinking, acting, and being ...
Read More
Ester Dean-Acting makes me feel broke again

Ester Dean-Acting makes me feel broke again

Acting makes me feel broke again, it makes me feel unaccomplished.      Ester Dean ...
Read More
Freddie Highmore- Being Self-Conscious With Acting

Freddie Highmore- Being Self-Conscious With Acting

As always, with acting, you can't be too self-conscious. You shouldn't care about what people are thinking about you at ...
Read More
Meryl Streep- Thoughts On Acting

Meryl Streep- Thoughts On Acting

Acting is not about being someone different. It's finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in ...
Read More
Rosalind Russell- Acting Feels Like Being Naked

Rosalind Russell- Acting Feels Like Being Naked

Acting is standing up naked and turning around very slowly. Rosalind Russell ...
Read More
Glenda Jackson Quote On Acting

Glenda Jackson Quote On Acting

Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget ...
Read More
Ellen Barkin- Giving Away Secrets With Acting

Ellen Barkin- Giving Away Secrets With Acting

Acting is a matter of giving away secrets. -Ellen Barkin ...
Read More
Clive Swift- Acting Feels Like a Sport

Clive Swift- Acting Feels Like a Sport

Acting is a sport. On stage you must be ready to move like a tennis player on his toes. Your ...
Read More
Jean-Paul Sartre On Acting

Jean-Paul Sartre On Acting

Acting is happy agony. -Jean-Paul Sartre ...
Read More
George Eliot Quote on Acting

George Eliot Quote on Acting

Acting is nothing more or less than playing a role, or imagination. The idea is to humanize life. George Eliot ...
Read More
Washington Irving- Fulfillment From Acting

Washington Irving- Fulfillment From Acting

Acting provides the fulfillment of never being fulfilled. You're never as good as you'd like to be. So there's always ...
Read More
Larry Moss- Acting is a spiritual quest

Larry Moss- Acting is a spiritual quest

Acting is a spiritual quest to touch human beings. Larry Moss ...
Read More
Kate Reid- Acting is being able to express emotions

Kate Reid- Acting is being able to express emotions

Acting is not being emotional, but being able to fully express emotion. Kate Reid ...
Read More
John Gielgud- Acting Is Half Shame and Half Glory

John Gielgud- Acting Is Half Shame and Half Glory

Acting is half shame, half glory. Shame at exhibiting yourself, glory when you can forget yourself. John Gielgud ...
Read More
Robert Cohen- Great Acting is Not Easy

Robert Cohen- Great Acting is Not Easy

Great acting is not easy; anyone who says it is is either shallow or a charlatan. And one of the ...
Read More
Paul Newman- Acting is absorbing other people personality

Paul Newman- Acting is absorbing other people personality

Acting is a question of absorbing other people's personalities and adding some of your own experience. Paul Newman ...
Read More
Nicolas Cage- Criticized For Working Hard in Film Acting

Nicolas Cage- Criticized For Working Hard in Film Acting

Film acting is one of the only industries where you're criticized for working hard. In any other industry, it's considered ...
Read More
Robert Downey- Acting is a challenge

Robert Downey- Acting is a challenge

Acting is always a challenge.    Robert Downey   ...
Read More
River Phoenix- Acting Feels Like Putting On a Mask

River Phoenix- Acting Feels Like Putting On a Mask

Acting is like a Halloween mask that you put on.  River Phoenix ...
Read More
Annette Bening- Acting is about exploring human soul

Annette Bening- Acting is about exploring human soul

Acting is not about being famous, it's about exploring the human soul. Annette Bening ...
Read More
John Stossel- Acting For Own Self-Interest

John Stossel- Acting For Own Self-Interest

People acting in their own self-interest is the fuel for all the discovery, innovation, and prosperity that powers the world ...
Read More
Katharine Hepburn- Acting is a Childish Profession

Katharine Hepburn- Acting is a Childish Profession

Acting is a nice childish profession - pretending you're someone else and, at the same time, selling yourself. Katharine Hepburn ...
Read More
Dean Koontz- Forgetting Own Character With Acting

Dean Koontz- Forgetting Own Character With Acting

Acting is a marvelous profession ... If you can spend enough time playing other people, you don't have to think ...
Read More
Ralph Richardson On The Art of Acting

Ralph Richardson On The Art of Acting

The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing. Ralph Richardson  ...
Read More
George Burns- Acting is about Honesty

George Burns- Acting is about Honesty

Acting is all about honesty. If you can fake that, you've got it made. George Burns ...
Read More
Marlon Brando- Most People Act all Day

Marlon Brando- Most People Act all Day

Acting is the least mysterious of all crafts. Whenever we want something from somebody or when we want to hide ...
Read More
Alicia Witt - Acting quotation

Alicia Witt – Acting quotation

Acting is magical. Change your look and your attitude, and you can be anyone. We think Alicia is saying acting ...
Read More
Rodney Dangerfield- Delicate Emotions With Acting

Rodney Dangerfield- Delicate Emotions With Acting

Acting deals with very delicate emotions. It is not putting up a mask. Each time an actor acts he does ...
Read More
Anson Mount

Anson Mount

"Arrogance is a mask for insecurity more often than not. Usually when somebody is acting in what you would consider ...
Read More