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Characters Quotes

These Motivational Quotes about Characters are dedicated to your career and personal success in life.

When written in Chinese, the word "crisis"
is composed of two characters.
One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
- John F. Kennedy

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The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which
it is pouring forth its affections to a few esteemed characters.
- Thomas Jefferson

I choose my friends for their good looks,
my acquaintances for their good characters,
and my enemies for their intellects.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.
- Oscar Wilde

What I do is put my characters into situations that
are so precarious there is no way to get out.
And then I figure how to get them out.
- Sidney Sheldon

 

The Big Chill is one of those things that everybody can identify with.
Between eight characters, they can pick somebody who's somewhat like them.
- Tom Berenger

If you're soft and fuzzy, like our little characters,
you become the skinny kid on the beach,
and people in this business don't mind kicking sand in your face.
- Michael Eisner

The only difference is that religion is much better
organised and has been around much longer,
but it's the same story with different characters and different costumes.
- James Randi


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When I first started acting, I started in opera and
had a great desire to play grand,
tragic characters.
I got sidetracked in musical theater and ended up doing a lot of comedy.
- Leslie Easterbrook

Reading a novel in which all characters illustrate patience,
hard work, chastity, and delayed gratification could
be a pretty dull experience.
- Thomas Perry

People ask me to record their answering machines all the time.
I love it.
It's a miracle to me that people want to hear back those characters.
- Mike Myers

Clean living is the cardinal principle in the lives
of the world's greatest athletes,
as the phenomenal performances of these outstanding
characters will obviously show.
- Major Taylor

The maxims of men reveal their characters.
- Luc de Clapier

The more you understand me, the less characters I can play.
- Skeet Ulrich

I was thinking about what I wanted to write next,
after my first novel, and had decided that I wanted
to write a story with a lot of strong female characters in it.
- Joan D. Vinge

It's hard to leave behind scenes and characters I am in love with.
- John Harrison

People who were more concerned with themselves and
looking good to their readers then they were with the
characters sacrificed a series for the sake of a story.
- Len Wein

It is for the latter that I always wanted to be an actor:
to play characters who are always on the move.
- Tony Curtis

Psychology is the science of the intellects,
characters and behavior of animals including man.
- Edward Thorndike

I hope that doing truthful portrayals of people in
a variety of circumstances gives people a kind of subterranean
link to those characters.
- Mira Sorvino

I've been very lucky in the characters I've chosen.
Up until last year I was a nobody.
I did jobs I booked because I needed to put food in my mouth.
- Kristen Bell

I couldn't do any of my other characters,
you know? But I could have done the lady.
Church Lady's Malibu Beach party is an idea I have for a movie,
too.
Yes.
- Dana Carvey

There's a lot more to see when you're playing and because
of the advances in technology it makes room for all kinds of new characters.
- Tara Strong

Sketches have characters, exits, entrances and are vastly different.
- David Cross

Definitely they write themselves.
It's an amazing experience.
It's like the characters have come alive and are sitting
on my shoulder talking to me,
telling me their tales.
- R. A. Salvatore

I designed all the characters, anyway,
and Frank Doyle was doing all the writing.
I didn't have any more input on what direction they
were going to go with Josie.
- Dan DeCarlo

Basically the children who watch it just see the little characters they love,
and so they're not discerning about whether it looks
great or it's a great story or anything.
- Don Bluth

To re-live these characters would be wonderful,
because I know when the show ends it will be huge mourning process.
- Gillian Anderson

I sometimes feel like I could do another job.
Anything.
Maybe because as an actress you're playing different characters,
everything feels possible.
- Juliette Binoche

The language fictional characters use is chosen for effect,
at least if the author is concentrating.
- John M. Ford

The fact that my female characters have strong personalities
but are also physically attractive probably reflects
the women I've known in my life.
- Sidney Sheldon

Science fiction writers put characters into a world
with arbitrary rules and work out what happens.
- Rudy Rucker

Everyone in those days expected that art students were wild,
licentious characters.
We didn't know how to be, but we sure were anxious to learn.
- Norman Rockwell

I try to trace the connection between the characters
and that way a story or plot emerges.
- Anita Desai

All the great writers root their characters in true human behaviour.
- Ben Kingsley

I think I would much rather push the boundaries of
the degradation that the characters face.
- Dave Rowntree

Now I am an old hag, I get to play much more interesting characters.
- Joan Greenwood

It's the same as any role and I find that you can't
lump characters together;
because they all have different life experiences,
different reasons for being the way they are.
- Brenda Blethyn

I don't much believe in the idea of characters.
I write with words, that is all.
Whether those words are put in the mouth of this or
that character does not matter to me.
- Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Ninety percent of video game AI really is pretty damn bad.
I think that's actually why it's so much fun to shoot things.
Because the AI is so bad and the characters are so annoying.
- Matthew Perry

It's not enough to hit the notes.
There is no point in the singers just standing there
and sounding wonderful if they're not connecting with
the characters they are portraying.
- Bruce Beresford

We really enjoy entertaining our children with characters.
We'll act out all of The Wizard of Oz together.
- Robin Wright Penn

I never act my characters - I am them.
- Drew Barrymore

You can fake your age or mask it, but the passion that
moves the characters has to be real.
- Victoria Abril

I expect that any day now, I will have said all I have to say;
I'll have used up all my characters,
and then I'll be free to get on with my real life.
- Anne Tyler

Actually, I find it great fun to develop family series with lots of characters.
- Nora Roberts

The thing that cracks me up is how these reality characters
start out thrilled and excited just to be on television,
and how they move to thinking they are as big as the Friends.
- Kathy Griffin

I'm in the business to push it.
I'm not likely to be attracted to characters I've already done.
- Mark Harmon

It always takes awhile to find out who the characters are.
- Rene Auberjonois

I really fall in love with my characters,
even the bad ones.
I love getting together with them.
They tell me what to do; they take me on a wild and wonderful trip.
- Jackie Collins

I'm always willing to endure humiliation on behalf of my characters.
- Ben Stiller

I consciously try to end my novels at a point where
I won't have to wonder about my characters ever again.
- Anne Tyler

My whole career has been fulfilling my childhood fantasies,
playing characters that are larger than life,
getting to play a knight, an elf, a prince,
and a soldier.
- Orlando Bloom

Perhaps, all writers walk such a line.
In general - as we all do in our dreams -
I believe I put something of myself into all the characters in my novels,
male as well as female.
- Rose Tremain

I want to spend my time exploring the characters we've already got here.
I want to give them more time to shine before the team
gets to have 400 members.
- Robert Kirkman

States are as the men, they grow out of human characters.
- Plato

I think I am more attracted to characters with a subtext,
whatever that is and they don't necessarily have to be virtuous,
but they have to at least be human.
- Clive Owen

There was no difference between my characters and the
life my readers were going to have to face.
- Carl Barks

Before I thought there was a common denominator between my films -
as if all my characters were sisters -
but I'm not so sure now.
- Juliette Binoche

We give you characters we'd feel very comfortable judging,
and then go: 'Oh yeah? Watch this'.
- Paul Haggis

Star Trek characters never go shopping.
- Doug Coupland

A lot of my characters in all of my books have a self-destructive urge.
They'll do precisely the thing that they know is wrong,
take a perverse delight in doing the wrong thing.
- Richard Russo

There's this sense of excitement because you invent
and control the characters.
You decide whether they live or die.
I find this type of creative process tremendously stimulating.
- Sidney Sheldon

Thrillers have been traditionally very masculine books;
the women characters often rather decorative.
- Ken Follett

Like any other composer of opera, I choose a subject
not for polemical reasons,
but because it contains vivid characters in highly
charged dramatic situations.
- Carlisle Floyd

Most artists like to think of themselves as rugged individualists,
as independent characters.
- Jack Levine

Besides, it doesn't make any sense to have these characters
living in the year 3000 when all their points of reference
are from the pop culture of the 80's and the 90's.
- Joel Hodgson

My characters always like themselves.
- Amy Sedaris

It's really about, oh come on, this guy wouldn't say
that or he wouldn't do that,
you know, it's about the characters,
about the story,
about the situation.
- Walter Hill

My first duty to write a gripping yarn.
Second is to convey credible characters who make you feel what they feel.
Only third comes the idea.
- David Brin

He invented this idea of telling the life story of
a great writer through becoming his characters and becoming him.
It was such a pleasure and I thought we must find another writer.
- Simon Callow

You've either got to find a way to make your continuing
characters insteresting without making them maudlin or overwrought,
or you've got to put more emphasis on the suspects.
- Jane Haddam


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