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  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    Friends make pretence of following to the grave but before one is in it, their minds are turned and making the best of their way back to life and living people and things they understand.
  • Ben Affleck
    Ben Affleck
    American actor and filmmaker. 1972-
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    As an actor, you can steer a scene in another direction by playing it a little differently. And honestly? I like being an actor, and I want to keep having a career.
  • Anita Loos
    Anita Loos
    American writer, screenwriter 1893-1981
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    That our popular art forms have become so obsessed with sex has turned the U.S.A into a nation of hobbledehoys; as if grown people don't have more vital concerns, such as taxes, inflation, dirty politics, earning a living, getting an education, or keeping out of jail.
  • Billy Zane
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    The mug is a tool. My ace in the hole. To have looks is the bonus on top of what motivates me to be an actor. Not to realize they're an asset would be counterproductive to the cause; they serve the common good.
  • Louis Kronenberger
    Louis Kronenberger
    American literary critic and novelist 1904-1980
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    The trouble with us in America isn't that the poetry of life has turned to prose, but that it has turned to advertising copy.
  • Bel Powley
    Bel Powley
    English actress 1992-
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    'Diary of a Teenage Girl' was my first American movie. It was my first movie in an American accent. It's based on a graphic novel, which was written in 2002 by someone called Phoebe Gloeckner. It was turned into a play by Marielle Heller, who then wrote it as a screenplay for Sundance Labs.
  • Big Bank Hank
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    'Rapper's Delight' was done in 17 minutes. Just one take, no mistakes, and it went to press from there. The record went platinum in 8 days.
  • Carson Daly
    Carson Daly
    American television host, radio personality and producer 1973-
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    A friend of mine - a cameraman at MTV - lost a lot of weight from cycling, and I thought I'd try it, too, thinking whenever you look at a cyclist they all look super-skinny, so hey, why not? But then it turned into such a psychologically satisfying thing.
  • Bruce Davison
    Bruce Davison
    American actor and director 1946-
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    A good actor is somebody who can be truthful and fascinating and interesting and enlightening.
  • Billy Campbell
    Billy Campbell
    American film and television actor 1959-
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    A great deal of my battle, as an actor, is to whittle away the things that make me self-conscious and try to trick myself into not being self-conscious. So, it's always a challenge, whether I'm lying in a hospital bed or flying around with a rocket pack on my back, or what have you. On the best of days, it's a challenge for me.
  • Phillips Brooks
    Phillips Brooks
    American Minister, Poet 1835-1893
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    A prayer in its simplest definition is merely a wish turned Godward.
  • Bela Lugosi
    Bela Lugosi
    Hungarian-American actor 1882-1956
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    A screen actor is compensated in the knowledge that millions will see his performance at one time, where only hundreds will see it on the stage.
  • Doris Lessing
    Doris Lessing
    British novelist 1919-
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    A simple grateful thought turned heavenwards is the most perfect prayer.
  • Jeanne Moreau
    Jeanne Moreau
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    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.
  • Cameron Diaz
    Cameron Diaz
    American actress, author, producer, and model 1972-
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    Acting is something different to everybody. I just know that if you watch an actor or actress getting better and better, I think that's them just understanding themselves better and better.
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