When it's working, what acting is really about is getting into the essence of a moment in a creative, joyous way - through whatever frees you up.
By : Lili Taylor
I am an old, old friend of Aaron Sorkin's, who is the executive producer and writer. He had been talking about doing a political show for a long time and I had been interested in it for a long time. The moment I became available, he called me last year and asked me if I wanted to do it and then I just had to audition for the powers that be, and I got it.
By : Bradley Whitford
I know certainly, when one job draws to a close, that I feel I'm simply never going to work again. No one will ever want me for anything ever again. I think that's a vulnerable moment in every actor's life, and it happens every time you finish a film.
By : Anjelica Huston
What matters is to live in the present, live now, for every moment is now. It is your thoughts and acts of the moment that create your future. The outline of your future path already exists, for you created its pattern by your past.
By : Sai Baba
You can have many different selection systems, but the bottom line has to be a system that, once the judge takes office that judge will feel that he or she is to decide the case without reference to the popular thing or the popular will of the moment.
By : Stephen Breyer
The impossible talked of is less impossible from the moment words are laid to it.
By : Storm Jameson
I've decided to pick my moment to retire very carefully - in about 200 years time.
By : Brian Clough
All of us have moments in our childhood where we come alive for the first time. And we go back to those moments and think, This is when I became myself.
By : Rita Dove
If you don't have a spiritual practice in place when times are good, you can't expect to suddenly develop one during a moment of crisis.
By : Doug Coupland
You know, when you get your first asparagus, or your first acorn squash, or your first really good tomato of the season, those are the moments that define the cook's year. I get more excited by that than anything else.
By : Mario Batali
Now that was one thing, but from an actor's point of view, this poor young man, crying from the moment I opened the door to the moment he left. Now if an actor did that they would say he's over-acting.
By : Rod Steiger
I wanted to make a film about stupid people that was very vulgar and deeply stupid. From that moment on I can hardly be reproached for making a film that is about stupid people.
By : Claude Chabrol