Ralph Richardson - Quotes

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The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.

The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.

You've got to perform in a role hundreds of times. In keeping it fresh one can become a large, madly humming, demented refrigerator. ---->>>

In music, the punctuation is absolutely strict, the bars and rests are absolutely defined. But our punctuation cannot be quite strict, because we have to relate it to the audience. In other words we are continually changing the score. ---->>>

Acting is merely the art of keeping a large group of people from coughing. ---->>>

Acting is the ability to dream on cue.

Acting is the ability to dream on cue.

The most precious things in speech are pauses.

The most precious things in speech are pauses.

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 12-19, 1902
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Die: 10-10, 1983
Occupation: Actor
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Sir Ralph David Richardson (19 December 1902 – 10 October 1983) was an English actor who, along with his contemporaries John Gielgud and Laurence Olivier, dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He worked in films throughout most of his career, and played more than sixty cinema roles. From an artistic but not theatrical background, Richardson had had no thought of a stage career until a production of Hamlet in Brighton inspired him to become an actor (wikipedia)