In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you thought of them that instant.
When you go to work, if your name is on the building, you’re rich. If your name is on your desk, you’re middle class. And if your name is on your shirt, you’re poor.
A child’s hand in yours — what tenderness and power it arouses. You are instantly the very touchstone of wisdom and strength.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.