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Alicia Witt Quotes

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Acting is magical.
Change your look and your attitude, and you can be anyone.
- Alicia Witt

Redheads get so stereotyped.
You're either exotic and wild or totally Victorian.
- Alicia Witt

You have to really concentrate on piano or acting.
You can't do both.
- Alicia Witt

On-screen relationships are the best because you don't
have to worry about saying the wrong things.
And if the guy's got a girlfriend, or I'm not attracted to him,
it's even better.
It's just my character kissing his character.
- Alicia Witt

 

I compose my own stuff.
I've been writing songs with words.
I've been playing more on the keyboard because I can
transpose it to sheet music on the computer.
- Alicia Witt

Pianos tend to get better as they age,
the more you play them.
They grow into their sound.
- Alicia Witt

When I was a kid, my dream was to be a farmer and marry Charlie Brown.
I wanted to rescue him and make him happy.
Besides, he was always lusting after the little redhead girl.
- Alicia Witt

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I was so happy that it filmed in New York not only
because it's an amazing city,
but also because a lot of people across the world somehow
started to think about New York as a dangerous place
to be and envisioned it as some war zone after that happened.
- Alicia Witt

I'd never been to a prom, I had never had the whole high school experience.
I think I was kind of an anomaly.
I don't think they knew where to put me.
- Alicia Witt

I went to national piano competitions and did that whole circuit.
Then I played professionally to support myself when I moved out to LA.
- Alicia Witt

I wanted to do a movie about being really good at something,
yet being socially awkward and not as advanced in your
personal life as you are in your creative life.
- Alicia Witt

It occured to me the other day that I've made out with
more people on camera than I have in real life!
- Alicia Witt

All of those art-based fields are similar in that they're
all hard to make a living in and they all require an
intense amount of training and discipline.
- Alicia Witt

My goal is to just keep playing roles that are different
from the roles I've played before.
- Alicia Witt

In my fantasy I was always the savior.
I would come to Peanuts land and save everybody.
Charlie Brown would fall madly in love with me.
Peppermint Patty was so jealous.
- Alicia Witt

John Waters has certainly gotten to a place in his
life where he doesn't do anything he doesn't want to do.
He's always been that way, but at this point,
he's greatly respected for it.
- Alicia Witt

A person acting from a motivation
of contribution and service
rises to such a level of moral authority
that worldly success is a natural result.
- Marianne Williamson

Manage the remarkable balance between acting
from your heart and close to your gifts
with completing the obligations
that your labor and tasks require of you.
Leverage opportunity AND seize joy.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

No passion so effectually robs the mind of all its powers
of acting and reasoning as fear.
- Edmund Burke

I can see clearly now...
that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and
more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate.
- Richard M. Nixon

A truly good book teaches me better than to read it.
I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint.
What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.
- Henry David Thoreau

The creation of something new
is not accomplished by the intellect
but by the play instinct acting from inner necessity.
The creative mind plays with the objects it loves.
- Carl Jung

Sometimes, when you're acting, you are so in the moment
that you don't even remember what just happened.
- Kristin Davis

With a recent birthday, I've been acting now for twenty years.
- Thayer David

I didn't want to get into acting.
I was very happy doing MTV, it took up my time,
I was content.
- Nafisa Joseph

I don't know what acting is, but I enjoy it.
- Anthony Hopkins

I used to be a dancer, and for me it was a really good
combination of dance and acting.
- Patricia Velasquez

Acting is happy agony.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

The foundation for film acting is stage acting.
- James Lipton

I think if you're half-hearted you shouldn't go into acting.
- Jane Badler

I've been acting for 25 years, living out of suitcases
on theater tours or film locations.
- Alfred Molina

The good thing about acting is that it always keeps you on your toes...
It's not like any other job where you can go in and
do the same thing as yesterday.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

I have to own something before I can say it,
and I have to own it before I can sing it as well,
emotionally.
I only enjoy acting and singing if I am believing what I am doing.
- Gregory Harrison

When I'm not involved in an acting job I try to run 10 miles a day.
- Joan Van Ark

Acting is constant exploration.
- Paul Guilfoyle

To me acting is like a jigsaw puzzle.
The jigsaw puzzle is of the sky and all the pieces are blue.
Out of this you have to create a human being and put it together.
- Henry Winkler

When I get to my deathbed, I don't want to take my last breath and say,
Well, how glorious.
I've left the world my acting credits.
I won't even think that.
- Lesley-Anne Down

The most important thing in acting is honesty.
If you can fake that, you've got it made.
- George Burns

Acting is easy and fun.
You earn a lot of money, and you bang out with girls.
The profession is given tremendous significance within our society,
but it's not really worthy of it.
- James Spader

I learned more about acting from George Stevens in
a few months than I had in my entire life up until then.
- Alan Ladd

It's easy to play a bad girl: You just do everything
you've been told not to do,
and you don't have to deal with the consequences,
because it's only acting.
- Eliza Dushku

There's a great deal of child left in me and acting is fun.
It's a make believe thing.
- David Canary

Kids are a great excuse for you to stop acting like one.
- Michael Madsen

Finally I had a place where I could express my pain
and I felt safe because I didn't have to put my name on it.
I think acting kept me alive back then.
- Lindsay Wagner

In LA, too many people want to go the quickest route
from A to B. Method acting offers them that.
- Corin Nemec

At school there was no acting to be had other than
school plays which I did now and again.
- Ewan McGregor

I wrote a script.
I actually enjoyed writing it more than acting.
It's about the Irish rebellion of 1920,
which is a fascinating period and place for me.
- Tom Berenger

I feel lucky.
I think acting can help to keep you young.
It does make you feel there's meaning in your life.
- Jane Badler

The government gave me enough money to go to acting school.
- Tony Curtis

In high school, my goal was to be a writer for SNL,
then I got into the acting.
- Illeana Douglas

I write my plays to create an excuse for full-tilt acting and performing.
- Eric Bogosian

There's nothing more boring than unintelligent actors,
because all they have to talk about is themselves and acting.
There have to be other things.
- Tim Robbins

Acting is like a Halloween mask that you put on.
- River Phoenix

More than in any other performing arts the lack of
respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that
every layman considers himself a valid critic.
- Simone Weil

I've been planted here to be a vessel for acting...
That's why I'm really taking any part,
regardless of how complicated it's going to be.
- Leonardo DiCaprio

Producing is hell, writing is frustrating,
acting is really satisfying, directing is heaven.
- Salma Hayek

Acting in anger and hatred throughout my life,
I frequently precipitated what I feared most,
the loss of friendships and the need to rely upon the very people I'd abused.
- Luke Ford

There is a class system in acting just like in anything else.
Black females fall in a category below black male actors.
- Debra Wilson

I'm not done with acting but do find my hands full
with my current responsibilities.
Soon, sometime soon.
- Christopher Knight

Acting is very start and stop.
- Estelle Parsons

I think I had a shyness about me, I think I discovered
acting as a way to break out of that and as a way of belonging,
a sense of being special.
- Michael C. Hall

I really identified with Jess, because my own dream was acting,
which isn't the most conventional profession.
- Parminder Nagra

I know very little about acting.
I'm just an incredibly gifted faker.
- Robert Downey, Jr.

As for acting, I took drama lessons when I was in high school.
- Megan Gallagher

There are a lot of other things in this world that
can and will bring me joy.
Acting is one of them.
- Victoria Pratt

I couldn't do an acting job just to be working.
It really had to have some soul to it.
- Marcia Cross

I'm not as focused on my acting career as I have been in the past.
- Harry Hamlin

I think the reason we're so crazy sexually in America
is that all our responses are acting.
We don't know how to feel.
We know how it looked in the movies.
- Jill Robinson

I was planning to go into architecture.
But when I arrived, architecture was filled up.
Acting was right next to it, so I signed up for acting instead.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Acting is not being emotional, but being able to express emotion.
- Robert Quillen

I didn't want to start acting like a cartoon.
- Rachael Leigh Cook


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