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All the parts I get offered are character and comedy parts,
by Mackenzie Crook

All the parts I get offered are character and comedy parts,
and I probably wouldn't get them if I had a different face.
So I'm glad I have a comedy face.
- Mackenzie Crook

I still draw a lot though.
Ballpoint pen is my preferred medium.
- Mackenzie Crook

I spend days with writers' block.
It is a problem.
- Mackenzie Crook

I like the fact you can spend two hours setting up
a scene that will only last a couple of seconds.
And I like just sitting around and dozing between scenes!
- Mackenzie Crook

 

I don't have much choice these days in how I have my hair.
- Mackenzie Crook

It's not a very secure industry.
I've spoken to a couple of people recently who had
a successful TV show and then found themselves absolutely
skint and struggling to find a job.
- Mackenzie Crook

I like the outdoors and the natural world.
Environmental issues.
- Mackenzie Crook

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I'd like to go back to standup.
I don't like to think I've done my last gig.
At the moment it terrifies me, I get really nervous.
It's a great buzz when it goes well.
- Mackenzie Crook

My son thinks I'm hilarious, but he's only 1.
- Mackenzie Crook

I haven't got a car or a house.
I've got a wife, but I didn't pay for her!
I spend all my money on my glorious wife.
She's here with a knife at my throat!
- Mackenzie Crook

Recently I've been collecting Star Wars figures again.
When I was a kid I couldn't afford them.
Now I can so I've been buying them and keeping them
in their box for a later date when they'll be worth a lot of money.
- Mackenzie Crook

Simply see that you are at the center of the universe,
and accept all things and beings
as parts of your infinite body.
When you perceive that an act done to another
is done to yourself,
you have understood the great truth.
- Lao Tzu

Our creator is the same and never changes
despite the names given Him by people here
and in all parts of the world.
Even if we gave Him no name at all,
He would still be there, within us,
waiting to give us good on this earth.
- George Washington Carver

Seriousness is a sickness; your sense of humor
makes you more human, more humble.
The sense of humor - according to me -
is one of the most essential parts of religiousness.
- Osho

I'm not a complete idiot, some parts are missing.
- Anonymous

"Think simple" as my old master used to say -
meaning reduce the whole of its parts
into the simplest terms,
getting back to first principles.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life
are already three parts dead.
- Bertrand Russell

Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together.
- Anais Nin

It ain't those parts of the Bible
that I can't understand that bother me,
it is the parts that I do understand.
- Mark Twain

Even in the developing parts of the world,
kids take to computers like fish to water.
- Nicholas Negroponte

The sculptor produces the beautiful statue
by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed -
it is a process of elimination.
- Elbert Hubbard

Soon we'll be out amid the cold world's strife.
Soon we'll be sliding down the razor blade of life.
But as we go our sordid sep'rate ways,
We shall ne'er forget thee, thou golden college days.
Hearts full of youth,
Hearts full of truth,
Six parts gin to one part vermouth.
- Tom Lehrer - song: Bright College Days,
album: An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer

In some parts of Ireland the sleep which knows no waking
is always followed by a wake which knows no sleeping.
- Mary Wilson Little

The good parts of a book may be only something a writer
is lucky enough to overhear or it may be the wreck
of his whole damn life and one is as good as the other.
- Ernest Hemingway

If I told you the tragedy parts, we'd all sit here and cry.
- John Phillips

A symphony is a stage play with the parts written for
instruments instead of for actors.
- Colin Henry Wilson

Democracy: An institution in which the whole is equal
to the scum of the parts.
- Keith Preston

I really believe that you could do horror very inexpensively.
I don't think it has anything to do with the effects,
the effects are not the most important parts.
- George A. Romero

It's not any desire on my part to start playing dads,
but it's a convention of drama.
If you don't get the parts of young people going out to nightclubs,
you have to play their fathers.
- Ian Hart

One of the best parts of growing older? You can flirt
all you like since you've become harmless.
- Liz Smith

Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible
and necessary to resolve it.
- Rene Descartes

Writing has nothing to do with communication between person and person,
only with communication between different parts of a person's mind.
- Rebecca West

Everyone needs a warm personal enemy or two to keep
him free from rust in the movable parts of his mind.
- Gene Fowler

With the help of modern technology, I can compose intricate
keyboard parts and then I have to go back and learn
them in order to perform them properly.
- Geddy Lee

When I design buildings, I think of the overall composition,
much as the parts of a body would fit together.
On top of that, I think about how people will approach
the building and experience that space.
- Tadao Ando

There will be some tracks on the next album which that
will consist of mostly noise and feedback,
whereas others may just have guitar parts and samples.
- Daisy Berkowitz

Interplay and interaction are the integral parts of music -
they're as important as the notes.
- John McLaughlin

Even though it seems like there are a lot of parts,
there is really tons of downtime in the acting world.
- Taryn Manning

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.
- Sarah Bernhardt

The bad guys are the best parts.
- Brion James

Remember: there are no small parts, only small actors.
- Konstantin Stanislavisky

Things went in a direction that I didn't want to go.
I started doing bit parts and things that are pretty
much laid out for people in my position.
The parts were pretty generic.
- Tina Yothers

In some parts of the world there is very little tidal movement.
- John Dyer

Envy is like a fly that passes all the body's sounder parts,
and dwells upon the sores.
- Arthur Chapman

The basic parts, the start-up molecules,
can be supplied in abundance and don't have to be made
by some elaborate process.
That immediately makes things simpler.
- K. Eric Drexler

After The Wizard Of Oz I was typecast as a lion,
and there aren't all that many parts for lions.
- Bert Lahr

When I go to where I was getting excellent parts in
movies I may have taken a few too soon,
too anxious to go back to work and to anxious to make
another film and to succeed more.
- Dabney Coleman

The parts for women, you're either like the quietly
suffering wife or the wild girl.
- Lauren Graham

Bit parts in Mediocre TV shows won't develop your acting chops.
- Stephen Collins

I don't see on television the kind of blood and guts
and body parts blown apart that maybe you're referring to,
but it certainly is in that BATMAN feature and I found it very offensive.
- Burt Ward

I do love using keyboards and I love writing keyboard parts,
but I am not a player in the true sense of the word.
- Geddy Lee

I didn't know when I was growing up that this was a very special program,
that this wasn't going on in other parts of the country.
Now I realize that I was lucky.
- Benny Green

I like chords that are very lush with all the lush parts taken out.
- Carla Bley

All are but parts of one stupendous whole,
Whose body Nature is, and God the soul.
- Alexander Pope

I like to disappear in the parts I play.
- Mark Ruffalo

There are Anarchists in other parts of the world who are unable to,
comprehend the position of the Spanish Anarchists.
I do not pretend to censor these Anarchists.
- Frederica Montseny

Our pat-down approach is very similar to what is being utilized in Europe and,
as we know, around the world.
It's even much more thorough in other parts of the world.
- John Pistole

Canada will be a strong country when Canadians of all
provinces feel at home in all parts of the country,
and when they feel that all Canada belongs to them.
- Pierre Trudeau

If you watch any good player, they're using different
parts of their body and working with instruments that
respond to those movements.
They're moving in many dimensions at once.
- Brian Eno

The sun, the earth, love, friends, our very breath
are parts of the banquet.
- Rebecca H. Davis

I have a responsibility to nurture and shepherd my
talent and when I'm living the parts of my life not
related to that I feel I have the right to be left alone.
- Ashley Judd

Black or white good parts are hard to come by.
A good actor with a good opportunity has a shot;
without the opportunity it doesn't matter how good you are.
- Denzel Washington

It is exceedingly improbable that the identical action
of the corresponding parts of the two retina is the
result of a certain habituation,
or of the influence of the mind.
- Johannes P. Muller

In high school, I was Mr. Choir Boy.
I had solos, I was helping out the tenors with their
parts and our choir teacher would ask me what songs we should do.
- Lucas Grabeel

Animals are stylized characters in a kind of old saga -
stylized because even the most acute of them have little
leeway as they play out their parts.
- Edward Hoagland

No nude scenes.
No sex-symbol parts.
I want people to recognize me for my work,
not just for being pretty.
- Robin Wright Penn

My mother enjoyed old age, and because of her I've
begun to enjoy parts of it too.
So far I've had it good and am crumbling nicely.
- Lionel Blue

The general public has long been divided into two parts
those who think science can do anything,
and those who are afraid it will.
- Dixie Lee Ray

A lot of my best parts I've been the second choice for,
so you never get too egotistical about anything.
- Michael Caine

To explore different parts of yourself and different emotional lives...
not to hide from who you are but to actually explore who you are.
- Ian Somerhalder

It was under Wilson, of course, that the first huge
parts of the Marxist program,
such as the progressive income tax, were incorporated
into the American system.
- Robert Welch


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