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Ralph Richardson
(1902-1983) born on
Dec 19
British actor (stage and movie). He starred in "Anna Karenina," and "Dr Zhivago;" knighted in 1947.
         
   
F
Actors are the jockeys of literature. Others supply the horses, the plays, and we simply make them run.

R
You've got to perform in a role hundreds of times. In keeping it fresh one can become a large, madly humming, demented refrigerator.
A
Acting is the ability to dream on cue.
N
In music, the punctuation is absolutely strict, the bars and the rests are absolutely defined. But our punctuation cannot be quite strict, because we have to relate it to the audience. In other words, we are continually changing the score.
K
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: Recalled on his death 10 Oct 1983.
R: In "Time," 21 Aug 1978.
A: In "Webster's Electronic Quotebase," ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
N: In "The Observer Magazine," 'Tynan on Richardson', 18 Dec 1977.
K: In "The Observer."
   


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