Lee Strasberg - Quotes

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Acting is the most personal of our crafts. The make-up of a human being - his physical, mental and emotional habits - influence his acting to a much greater extent than commonly recognized. ---->>>

The actor creates with his own flesh and blood all those things which all the arts try in some way to describe. ---->>>

If we cannot see the possibility of greatness, how can we dream it? ---->>>

A great actor is independent of the poet, because the supreme essence of feeling does not reside in prose or in verse, but in the accent with which it is delivered. ---->>>

Acting isn't something you do. Instead of doing it, it occurs. If you're going to start with logic, you might as well give up. You can have conscious preparation, but you have unconscious results. ---->>>

Art is longer than life. ---->>>

An actors' tribute to me is in his work. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: November 17, 1901
Birthplace: Budzanów, Austrian Poland(now Budaniv, Ukraine)
Die: 02-17, 1982
Occupation: Director

Lee Strasberg (born Israel Strasberg; November 17, 1901 – February 17, 1982) was a Polish-born American actor, director, and theatre practitioner. He was born in a part of Galicia, Austrian Poland, in what is now Ukraine. He co founded, with directors Harold Clurman and Cheryl Crawford, the Group Theatre in 1931, which was hailed as "America's first true theatrical collective" (wikipedia)