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Paul Scofield Quotes and Sayings

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Cheating on a quiz show? That's sort of like plagiarizing a comic strip.
- Paul Scofield

A book is worth a few francs; we Germans can afford to destroy those.
We all may not appreciate artistic merit,
but cash value is another matter.
- Paul Scofield

Sixty-four thousand dollars for a question,
I hope they are asking you the meaning of life.
- Paul Scofield

What these books have conclusively proven is that the
diffence between men and women is exactly 38 pages.
- Paul Scofield

 

A painting means as much to you as a string of pearls to an ape.
- Paul Scofield

I should in fairness add that my taste in music is reputedly deplorable.
- Paul Scofield

If you look around the table and you can't tell who the sucker is,
it's you.
- Paul Scofield

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Drawing is the honesty of the art.
There is no possibility of cheating.
It is either good or bad.
- Salvador Dali

Someone who thinks the world is always cheating him is right.
He is missing that wonderful feeling of trust in someone or something.
- Eric Hoffer

There's nothing like a good cheating song to make me
want to run home to be with my wife.
- Steven Curtis Chapman

I was thrown out of N.Y.U. my freshman year
for cheating on my metaphysics final ...
I looked within the soul of the boy sitting next to me.
- the Woody Allen movie Annie Hall

Hating the Yankees is as American as pizza pie,
unwed mothers, and cheating on your income tax.
- Mike Royko

Art, whose honesty must work through artifice,
cannot avoid cheating truth.
- Adrienne Rich

All good is hard.
All evil is easy.
Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy.
Stay away from easy.
- Scott Alexander

I know all about cheating.
I've had six very successful marriages.
- Bobby Heenan

In athletics there's always been a willingness to cheat
if it looks like you're not cheating.
I think that's just a quirk of human nature.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

You could be going to have supper with someone who happens to be male,
and all of a sudden he is your boyfriend of nine months...
and I am cheating on my existing boyfriend.
- Caprice Bourret

I think people who sample are cheating.
It is like people who do collages.
Use all of your own stuff.
- Bill Dixon

Recognition should come to the reporter who uncovers
public cheating or proves a convicted man innocent.
- Phil Donahue

I still think my whole career was accidental.
I didn't pursue it.
I feel like I'm cheating sometimes.
- Ben E. King

I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
- Sophocles

For me working on the marriage and not making the easy
choice of cheating was something that I could not do.
- Al Goldstein

Men are more prone to cheating, definitely.
- Blu Cantrell

Amplifying acoustic instruments more than a little is really cheating,
and everything becomes a compromise.
- Richard Thompson

If you cannot work on the marriage or the women is a moron,
staying married and cheating makes the most sense because
divorce is disruptive to the family life and your bank account.
- Al Goldstein

I always wondered if you clone your wife and have the
cloned wife on the moon and the real wife down here,
would that be considered cheating?
- Luis Guzman

And then Dick called and said, I'm going to do a special
called Dick Van Dyke and the other woman,
that would be you, because every time I try to check
into a hotel with my wife,
they look at me as though I'm cheating on Laura.
- Mary Tyler Moore

This empire, unlike any other in the history of the world,
has been built primarily through economic manipulation,
through cheating, through fraud, through seducing people into our way of life,
through the economic hit men.
I was very much a part of that.
- John Perkins

Drug use, within entire teams continues unabated.
It is planned and deliberate cheating,
with complex methods, sophisticated substances and techniques,
and the active complicity of doctors,
scientists, team officials and riders.
There is nothing accidental about it.
- Richard Pound

I stuck with that size because I could bend the strings so well,
and somewhere along the line I must have gotten it
into my mind that I had small hands,
so I was thinking I'd never be able to play a full-scale guitar,
but I also felt like I was cheating or cutting corners.
- John Fogerty

You can't really describe how difficult it is to deal with.
It is any athlete's worst nightmare to be accused of
cheating by taking drugs.
It really is very difficult to put into words how it makes you feel.
- Greg Rusedski

Well, when I think of steroids I think of an image.
You have the advantage over someone,
which is a form of cheating.
I guess it wouldn't be right unless it was legal for everybody.
Reason it's not legal for everybody is because it can hurt people seriously.
- Evander Holyfield

I've told Billy if I ever caught him cheating,
I wouldn't kill him because I love his children and they need a dad.
But I would beat him up.
I know where all of his sports injuries are.
- Angelina Jolie

I'd be cheating everyone here, the staff and rest of my teammates,
if I wasn't able to stay on top of my work.
It was almost like therapy, to come back and get in
an environment I'm comfortable with.
- Roger Clemens

May You Always Be Connected With Earth and Sky -
Drawing Energy From Both.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The tongue like a sharp knife...
Kills without drawing blood.
- The Buddha

Art, like morality, consists in drawing the line somewhere.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
- John W. Gardner

Drawing on my fine command of the English language,
I said nothing.
- Robert Benchley

I'm not materialistic.
I believe in presents from the heart,
like a drawing that a child does.
- Victoria Beckham

Drawing is like making an expressive gesture with the advantage of permanence.
- Henri Matisse

I am the Wizard. This world is mine.
I speak. It's done. My realm is fine.
My wand, my tongue. My sword, my voice.
It's good. It's bad. I speak my choice.
I say happy, or I say mad.
I say angry, or I say glad.
I name that drawing on the wall.
It's not graffiti after all.
The past has been broken. The prison's not real.
My word holds the magic - the power to heal.
Intent is my weapon - a sword from above.
Cruel hate, fear, and anger transmute into love.
This world's my joy. This mouth's my toy.
Reborn -I'm a brand new girl or boy.
I choose. I speak. My will is done.
Come join. Come play. This can be fun.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

By drawing or exposing two or more patterns on the
same bit of film I can create harmony and textual effects.
- Norman McLaren

It's as if I were collaborating with myself,
revealing my relationship to the material.
My hand would make the drawing.
Then my mouth would transmit it.
- Jim Hodges

Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
- Samuel Butler

The whole essence of good drawing - and of good thinking,
perhaps - is to work a subject down to the simplest
form possible and still have it believable for what it is meant to be.
- Chuck Jones

We will be drawing down some troops.
If the president wants to try to turn that into the beginning of a success,
he actually, I think, has some opportunity.
- Stuart Rothenberg

You always feel the drawing you are working on is the best you've ever done...
I am only interested in the present.
- Al Hirschfeld

I've been drawing since I was about 3 and I come from a family of artists.
- Craig McCracken

Photography is an immediate reaction,
drawing is a meditation.
- Henri Cartier-Bresson

A drawing is always dragged down to the level of its caption.
- James Thurber

Drawing is still basically the same as it has been since prehistoric times.
It brings together man and the world.
It lives through magic.
- Keith Haring

I usually use quick sketches that I accumulated from
the figure drawing classes I once instructed.
- Frank Bruno

The director's job should give you a sense of music
without drawing attention to itself.
- Taylor Hackford

If you can understand the humor in the drawing part
you'll probably get the humor in the audio part.
- Eric San

None of us knew what this power plant looked like.
We had no schematic drawing.
- William Scranton

In spite of everything I shall rise again:
I will take up my pencil,
which I have forsaken in my great discouragement,
and I will go on with my drawing.
- Vincent Van Gogh

If the gag is complicated, you spend more time thinking
about the way you're drawing it.
- Sergio Aragones

I'm just drawing it now.
It's totally revolting.
I'm sure you'll love it.
- Eddie Campbell

The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls,
and it is impossible to say that in some among them,
drawing and color are better or worse than in others.
- Auguste Rodin

I started to get bored with that stuff about only drawing
men and I've taken it out of the slideshow.
- Alison Bechdel

Sometimes I wish the writing and drawing were more integrated.
- Alison Bechdel

Everyone thinks they can write a play;
you just write down what happened to you.
But the art of it is drawing from all the moments of your life.
- Neil Simon

This kind of painting with its large frames is a bourgeois drawing-room art.
It is an art dealer's art-and that came in after the
civil wars following the French Revolution.
- Edvard Munch

We don't sell technical drawings except when they are
incorporated into a drawing or a collage.
- Christo

But with period clothes, people know less so they accept
the pretty drawing that I give them.
- Julie Harris

Action is the highest perfection and drawing forth of the utmost power,
vigor, and activity of man's nature.
- Bishop Robert South

There are days when I'm completely depressed and able to do only one drawing.
- Christian Lacroix

While most students were trying to draw one beautiful finished piece,
I would be in the background drawing dozens of studies
at different angles to use later.
- Frank Bruno

I tended to faint when I saw accident victims in the emergency ward,
during surgery, or while drawing blood.
- Michael Crichton

I have become intrigued with the combining of seemingly
unrelated ideas or images,
or the drawing upon the many, sometimes dissimilar,
meanings a word might have.
- John Barton


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