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Alex Borstein Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Alex Borstein.

Every comic is really a frustrated rock star.
- Alex Borstein

I got my degree in rhetoric.
- Alex Borstein

Television and film acting is really fun because you
are working with other people and you are not completely
responsible for the outcome of the project.
- Alex Borstein

In comic strips, the person on the left always speaks first.
- George Carlin

 

I've developed a new philosophy...
I only dread one day at a time.
- the character Charlie Brown in Charles M. Schulz' Peanuts comic

I love the comic opportunities that come up in the
context of a father-son relationship.
- Harrison Ford

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter
quite like unrequited love.
- Charlie Brown in Charles M. Schulz' Peanuts comic

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Most comic scriptwriters are very bad.
The artists are good, but the writers are so bad.
- Harry Harrison

The world is indeed comic, but the joke is on mankind.
- H. P. Lovecraft

I provide a little comic relief.
- Anthony Anderson

I would like to do more dramas when I find a good role
that will allow me to politely upset people's expectations of me as a comic actor.
- Ben Stiller

Alternative cartoonists have to rely on comic book
stores to get their stuff in the hands of readers.
- Jim Woodring

I love comic books and always did as a kid.
- Rick Moody

To paint comic books as childish and illiterate is lazy.
A lot of comic books are very literate -
unlike most films.
- Alan Moore

I suppose I would still prefer to sit under a tree
with a picnic basket rather than under a gas pump,
but signs and comic strips are interesting as subject matter.
- Roy Lichtenstein

You learn just by trying and experimenting.
By the time I was 14, I had my own comic strip in the Kansas City paper.
- Mort Walker

We have to do a film parody for Comic Relief.
We can't decide which film to parody at the moment.
Any ideas welcome, but not Spiderman owing to costume being too tight.
- Dawn French

Ronnie Barker will forever be remembered as one of the great comic actors.
- John Major

I certainly did feel inferior.
Because of class.
Because of strength.
Because of height.
I guess if I'd been able to hit somebody in the nose,
I wouldn't have been a comic.
- Dudley Moore

I see myself as a comic but the acting helps sell tickets for gigs.
- Alan Davies

The comic is the perception of the opposite;
humor is the feeling of it.
- Umberto Eco

I'm a quite serious actor who doesn't mind being ridiculously comic.
- Alan Rickman

Frank's audience doesn't care if a girl singer,
a comic or an organ grinder with a monkey opens the show.
They are there to see HIM.
- Nancy Sinatra

At the same time, as you know, unless you are a comic book reader,
Daredevil is not a known thing.
- Avi Arad

The copycat effects of media violence,
similar to those previously attributed to westerns,
radio serials and comic books, are easy to exaggerate.
- Hugh Mackay

I get mad when people call me an action movie star.
Indiana Jones is an adventure film, a comic book,
a fantasy.
- Harrison Ford

I think that every sexual position is fundamentally comic.
- Judith Butler

Jim Carrey, a comic genius, has a harder time overcoming
the public's desire for him to be funny simply because he's so good at it.
- Ben Stiller

I'm sort of the comic relief after a hard day at work.
My message is that it's OK to relax.
- Larry King

You can't be a proper comic unless you've been out
on stage and felt the fear.
- Johnny Vegas

I'm a schoolteacher.
That's even worse than being an intellectual.
Schoolteachers are not only comic, they're often cold
and hungry in this richest land on earth.
- Joseph L. Mankiewicz

No, I'm not a comic book guy.
I'm pretty fascinated with the subculture though and
I do think that the world of comic books is such a
natural transition into film.
- Donal Logue

You know, I think whatever a comic talks about onstage
is all they talk about offstage.
- Sarah Silverman

The people that are running the bulk of the comic shops
in North America aren't business people and they don't understand sales.
They don't understand good product.
- Rob Walton

Movies and television shows based on comic books constitute
the worst single genre in the history of filmed entertainment
(with the exception of porn).
- John Podhoretz

Looking back Little Lulu was an early feminist,
but at the time I just thought she was a really feisty
developed comic strip character.
- Bill Griffith

I'm doing research for a large comic book on the Beat Generation guys -
Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac and those guys.
- Harvey Pekar

Comic books were just the means for me to tell the story.
- Michael Chabon

Everything I've done is an old Marvel comic in its' own way.
- Rob Walton

The comic page is dying; I didn't want to go with it.
- Berke Breathed

I have the show because I'm insecure.
It's my insecurity that makes me want to be a comic,
that makes me need the audience.
- Ray Romano

The world of a comic strip ought to be a special place
with its own logic and life...
I don't want the issue of Hobbes's reality settled by a doll manufacturer.
- Bill Watterson

NBC anchor Brian Williams is a standup comic in disguise.
- Leonard Maltin

My stories are very somber, so I think I need the comic ingredient.
Besides, life has so much humor.
- Manuel Puig

Comic art is just different.
It's art on its own terms.
- Joe Simon

People who are readers of fiction aren't particularly
interested in comic books.
- Harvey Pekar

Tick is a cartoon character, I don't know if you're familiar with him.
This is the third step in his evolution.
Comic book to cartoon to, now, live-action.
- Patrick Warburton

But I read comic books.
I read things like Richie Rich and Little Lulu.
- Alison Bechdel

I really never had any ambitions to be a standup comic.
I was talked into it by guys that I used to work out with.
- Joe Rogan

The other thing that I started doing for myself was,
I went through my diary of ideas that I keep and made
sure that the translation of the comic to the movie was good.
- Guillermo del Toro

In my personal life, I'm a comic novel.
But then, so are we all, because we're human beings.
- Dean Koontz

When I was a boy, I always saw myself as a hero in
comic books and in movies.
I grew up believing this dream.
- Elvis Presley

Cheating on a quiz show? That's sort of like plagiarizing a comic strip.
- Paul Scofield

I mean, I guess I started during the comedy boom,
so it was literally like, on Sunday you could decide
you wanted to be a comic,
and on Monday, you could be on stage.
- Todd Barry

I didn't realize House would be the central character,
more the bitter comic relief appearing occasionally.
I relish his wounded nature - the lameness,
the scarred Byronic hero.
- Hugh Laurie

I've probably had my day in the sun.
I think I've influenced a lot of comic book writers.
- Harvey Pekar

Plus, I love comic writing.
Nothing satisfies me more than finding a funny way to phrase something.
- Michael Pollan

The thing I thought about doing it was it's Comic Relief
and you've got to be funny.
So although I did try to sing properly it obviously
has hilarious results when you can't sing.
- Jo Brand

It's no secret that in my books I'm trying to make
the comic and the serious rub up against each other
just as closely and uncomfortably as I can.
- Richard Russo

I was an avid radio fan when I was a boy,
as well as a great lover of comic strips.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

And what's interesting about him as a comic character
is that the custard pie hardly ever ends up on his face.
- Rowan Atkinson

A comic can be aesthetically beautiful.
I think they captured it beautifully and accurately.
- Yancy Butler

As a brunette, I had previously been this serious actress.
Then I became a blonde and got to play a completely different,
comic role.
- Loni Anderson

Comic timing...
is how to have a relationship with the camera and deal
with the camera without looking like you are.
- Colleen Haskell

At this very moment I'm behind on a compilation that
Slave Labor is doing for Free Comic Book Day.
- Jhonen Vasquez

Kafka is still unrecognized.
He thought he was a comic writer.
- Leslie Fiedler

I'm not a comic book guy at all.
- Darren Aronofsky

You can (be a middle-aged comic) if you work very hard at it,
because comedy is really hard.
- Andrew Denton

Years have passed since I have set foot in a comedy club.
If the comic is doing badly it's painful,
and if the comic is doing brilliantly,
it's extremely painful.
- Dick Cavett

Most films are rooted in a book or a comic strip,
but I don't go out there saying I want to do adaptations.
- Ralph Fiennes

Back then, I was doing more of my impression of what
a comic is supposed to do.
- Wanda Sykes


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