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The worst thing that an actor can do is go into any
by Alfred Molina

The worst thing that an actor can do is go into any
project with a lack of respect for the material.
You can have an opinion about it, but you have to respect yourself in doing it.
- Alfred Molina

You're suspended sixty feet up in the air,
you've been up there for three hours,
and all the shot requires is that you have to sort
of react to getting punched in the head.
- Alfred Molina

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

To be challenged means to strive.
I'm almost certain that's true.
- Alfred Molina

 

I love playing villains.
- Alfred Molina

I do remember being a fan of the Marvel characters
and not liking the DC characters at all.
- Alfred Molina

I'm not qualified to do anything else.
So there better be another job.
I'm kind of stuck now.
I'm enjoying my life and I'm enjoying my work,
and I'm enjoying the fact that the work I'm doing is
garnering some interest and that's great.
I just hope that it continues.
- Alfred Molina

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My father was a waiter basically, and when I got my
first professional job as an actor,
I left a job that he found me for half the amount of money.
So anyone would think that they're stupid,
that that would be a stupid move.
- Alfred Molina

Every job is different.
I don't think that I've ever had that wonderful feeling
when you've finished a job or where you feel like you've
mastered it or sort of nailed it...
You can never be satisfied.
If you're satisfied, it's time to retire.
- Alfred Molina

I've always been terrified about being bored.
I always think being bored is the worst thing.
The only strategic decision I ever made as an actor
was to try and make each job as different as possible.
- Alfred Molina

The worst sin toward our fellow creatures
is not to hate them,
but to be indifferent to them:
that's the essence of inhumanity.
- George Bernard Shaw

Through humor, you can soften some
of the worst blows that life delivers.
And once you find laughter,
no matter how painful your situation might be,
you can survive it.
- Bill Cosby

A common denominator of all religions is that
they have the power to bring out the best and the worst in people.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition,
is not only a waste of energy
but the worst habit you could possibly have.
- Dale Carnegie

Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as
your own unguarded thoughts.
- The Buddha

Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We fear both the best and the worst in life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The worst prison would be a closed heart.
- Pope John Paul II

An optimist is one who makes the best
of what he gets the worst of.
- Anonymous

Improve what you can
and accept all the rest of life
just as it comes.
Know that fear is your worst enemy -
perhaps your only enemy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We may have found a cure for most evils;
but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all,
the apathy of human beings.
- Helen Keller

If you were a warrior,
you would know that the worst thing
one can do is confront human beings directly.
- Carlos Castaneda

Poverty is the worst form of violence.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive.
He who is devoid of the power to forgive
is devoid of the power to love.
There is some good in the worst of us
and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

A true friend sees the good in everything,
and brings out the best in the worst of things.
- Sasha Azevedo

A leader is best when people barely know he exists,
not so good when people obey and acclaim him,
worst when they despise him.
But of a good leader, who talks little,
when his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
they will say, "We did this ourselves."
- Lao Tzu

There is some good in the worst of us
and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this,
we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

A blessed thing it is for any man or woman to have a friend,
one human soul whom we can trust utterly,
who knows the best and worst of us,
and who loves us in spite of all our faults.
- Charles Kingsley

The freedom we are looking for
is the freedom to be ourselves,
to express ourselves. But if we look at our lives
we will see that most of the time
we do things just to please others ...
The worst part is that most of us
are not even aware that we are not free.
-Don Miguel Ruiz

Your worst days are never so bad
that you are beyond the reach of God's grace.
And your best days are never so good
that you are beyond the need of God's grace.
- Anonymous

Self-pity is our worst enemy
and if we yield to it,
we can never do anything wise in this world.
- Helen Keller

The worst thing in this world, next to anarchy,
is government.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial
software with the worst of free software.
- Linus Torvalds

Remote villages and communities have lost their identity,
and their peace and charm have been sacrificed to that worst of abominations,
the automobile.
- James Norman Hall

Defeat is not the worst of failures.
Not to have tried is the true failure.
- George Edward Woodberry

Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
- William Penn

The very idea of true patriotism is lost,
and the term has been prostituted to the very worst of purposes.
A patriot, sir!
Why, patriots spring up like mushrooms!
- Robert Walpole

The worst government is often the most moral.
One composed of cynics is often very tolerant and humane.
But when fanatics are on top there is no limit to oppression.
- H. L. Mencken

If it turns out that there IS a God,
I don't think that he's evil.
I think that the worst you can say about him
is that basically he's an underachiever.
- the movie Love and Death

Power is always dangerous.
Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best.
- Edward Abbey

Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil;
in its worst state,
an intolerable one.
- Thomas Paine

I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure.
I make mistakes, I am out of control
and at times hard to handle.
But if you can't handle me at my worst,
then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.
- Marilyn Monroe

Science may have found a cure for most evils;
but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -
the apathy of human beings.
- Helen Keller

There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world,
and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
- Winston Churchill

The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness
that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.
- Edgar Watson Howe

The worst part of success is to try to find
someone who is happy for you.
- Bette Midler

The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food.
- Cyril Connolly

Oh no, I can't do anything to the death.
Doctor's orders. You see, I have this ulcer condition,
and death is the worst thing for it.
- the movie Love and Death

The worst thing that we could do is raises taxes.
It would only hurt the economy.
- Dan Bartlett

I have the worst ear for criticism; even when I have
created a stage set I like,
I always hear the woman in the back of the dress circle
who says she doesn't like blue.
- Cecil Beaton

Evidently the arts, all the visual arts,
are becoming more democratic in the worst sense of the word.
- Eugenio Montale

The worst excesses of the Congress of the 1980s pale
in comparison with what is going on in Washington today.
- Marty Meehan

Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst.
- Marcus Valerius Martial

It was a fine cast and lots of fun to make,
but they did the damn thing on the cheap.
The backdrops had holes in them, and it was shot on the worst film stock.
- Howard Keel

The man who spends all his time looking up to heaven is not always the best;
in fact,
he is usually the worst.
- Jose Bergamin

I'm covering the worst president in American history.
- Helen Thomas

When I go to hell, I mean to carry a bribe:
for look you,
good gifts evermore make way for the worst persons.
- John Webster

I try to do a lot of research beforehand so I know
where I want to go with a scene.
I try not to get too stressed about it,
because I find that's the worst thing.
- Jennifer Connelly

Fox News is hated because they're elitists,
and the worst winners television's ever seen.
- Keith Olbermann

The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat oneself.
- Gamaliel Bailey

At its best, entertainment is going to be a subjective
thing that can't win for everyone,
while at worst, a particular game just becomes a random
symbol for petty tribal behavior.
- John Carmack

We love those who know the worst of us and don't turn their faces away.
- Walker Percy

The worst misfortune that can happen to an ordinary
man is to have an extraordinary father.
- Austin O'Malley

White Zombie was a bunch of kids with the worst equipment playing in a basement.
But that is what is so great about it.
There is no reason to think that you can't do it.
- Rob Zombie

What's the worst thing that can happen to a quarterback? He loses his confidence.
- Terry Bradshaw

The worst crime is faking it.
- Kurt Cobain

The downside isn't really injury, fear of injury or
the process of fighting back from injury.
The downside, the very worst thing in the world,
is surgery.
- Greg Rusedski

You are at your very best when things are worst.
- Raynold Gideon

I'm a terrible dancer.
The worst.
- Sheena Easton

To wait idly is the worst of conditions.
- Robert Falcon Scott

The worst mistake I made was that stupid,
suburban prejudice of anti-Semitism.
- Ezra Pound


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