You jot down ideas, memories, whatever, concerning your real life that somehow parallels the character you're playing, and you incorporate that in your scene work.

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It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal

By : Simone de Beauvoir

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Yes, I am Algerian of Moroccan origin through my parents, but all my life is Algeria. I was born there.

By : Ahmed Ben Bella

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What is the most innocent place in any country? Is it not the insane asylum? These people drift through life truly innocent, unable to see into themselves at all.

By : Arthur Miller

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The most important things in life aren't things.

By : Anthony J. D'Angelo

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You know, I've sung a lot of emotional songs in my life, but when you're writing it yourself, it's very difficult to decide what to reveal.

By : Diana Krall

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My whole life was service to people and the Fatherland.

By : Wilhelm Frick

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It is better to die than to preserve this life by incurring disgrace. The loss of life causes but a moment's grief, but disgrace brings grief every day of one's life.

By : Chanakya

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You just have to do your own thing, no matter what anyone says. It's your life.

By : Ethan Embry

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There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.

By : Christopher Morley

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There was a combination of not wanting to look a gift horse in the mouth, but also really not wanting to be stuck in Lord of the Rings for the rest of my life, and being desperate to kind of make sure that I could do something else with my life.

By : Sean Astin

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I must say acting was good training for the political life which lay ahead for us.

By : Nancy Reagan

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I'll make music, whether or not anyone is listening, for the rest of my life. It's a natural form of expression for me, the same way I draw and write and sing.

By : Brandon Boyd

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