Amy Poehler Quotes
I also think if you're an actor and you can improvise, when you go on an audition and you can improvise you're just a genius. If you can, you know, take a Tide commercial and you can just say one funny line that's not in the commercial they think you're a genius.
Quotes from other Authors
It's wrong and disgusting to follow children around and take their picture and sell it for money.
I never have had blonde hair. I have never had straight hair. I never wear pink clothes or spray tan and I never wore heels to school.
They have an understanding regime; they work hard and get results, they are a happy team.
Part of an actor's job, in my opinion, is adjust to the characteristics of the director and try to understand to how he tries to work.
We can't just rest on the fact that this is beautiful Chicago. I want to triple down on that experience and make it... life-altering.
Working with (new collaborators) and letting people in to try new melodies and new lyrical ideas was very hard.
We are now on the threshold of a newer movement, with a newer hope and a new inspiration.
Consolation of music is different from the one of words. It starts from the inside... It cries with you instead of telling you to stop crying.
I think that dwelling on other people's perception of you is the road to complete madness, unfortunately. I try and resist that.
It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body.
I used to have a lovely wallet with lots of different compartments where I kept photographs of my grandmother, grandfather and friends. It was stolen one night when I was out in Edinburgh, and I never got it back.
I use so much of myself in everything I do. I think every actor does because you have no one else to go to but yourself and your own imagination.
I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.
The problem I have with making an intelligent statement is that some people then think it's not an isolated occurrence.