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I have, thanks to my travels, ...

I have, thanks to my travels, added to my stock all the superstitions of other countries. I know them all now, and in any critical moment of my life, they all rise up in armed legions for or against me.

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For the theatre one needs long...

For the theatre one needs long arms; it is better to have them too long than too short. An artiste with short arms can never, never make a fine gesture.

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Permanent success cannot be ac...

Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal.

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He who is incapable of feeling...

He who is incapable of feeling strong passions, of being shaken by anger, of living in every sense of the word, will never be a good actor.

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I have often been asked why I ...

I have often been asked why I am so fond of playing male parts. As a matter of fact, it is not male parts, but male brains that I prefer.

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Once the curtain is raised, th...

Once the curtain is raised, the actor is ceases to belong to himself. He belongs to his character, to his author, to his public. He must do the impossible to identify himself with the first, not to betray the second, and not to disappoint the third.

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The actor is too prone to exag...

The actor is too prone to exaggerate his powers; he wants to play Hamlet when his appearance is more suitable to King Lear.

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The truth, the absolute truth,...

The truth, the absolute truth, is that the chief beauty for the theatre consists in fine bodily proportions.

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Although all new ideas are bor...

Although all new ideas are born in France, they are not readily adopted there. It seems that they must first commence to prosper in a foreign country.

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To be a good actor... it is ne...

To be a good actor... it is necessary to have a firmly tempered soul, to be surprised at nothing, to resume each minute the laborious task that has barely just been finished.

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I have, thanks to my travels, ...

I have, thanks to my travels, added to my stock all the superstitions of other countries. I know them all now, and in any critical moment of my life, they all rise up in armed legions for or against me.

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