Spencer Tracy - Quotes

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Acting is not an important job in the scheme of things. Plumbing is.

Acting is not an important job in the scheme of things. Plumbing is.

I'm disappointed in acting as a craft. I want everything to go back to Orson Welles and fake noses and changing your voice. It's become so much about personality. ---->>>

This mug of mine is as plain as a barn door. Why should people pay 35 cents to look at it? ---->>>

I couldn't be a director because I couldn't put up with the actors. I don't have the patience. Why, I'd probably kill the actors. Not to mention some of the beautiful actresses. ---->>>

Know your lines and don't bump into the furniture. ---->>>

Concentrate, don't embroider.

Concentrate, don't embroider.

It is up to us to give ourselves recognition. If we wait for it to come from others, we feel resentful when it doesn't, and when it does, we may well reject it. ---->>>

Acting is not the noblest profession in the world, but there are things lower than acting. Not many, mind you - but politicians give you something to look down on from time to time. ---->>>

Acting to me is always reacting. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: April 5, 1900
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.
Die: 06-10, 1967
Occupation: Actor

Spencer Bonaventure Tracy (April 5, 1900 – June 10, 1967) was an American actor, noted for his natural style and versatility. One of the major stars of Hollywood's Golden Age, Tracy was nominated for nine Academy Awards for Best Actor and won two, sharing the record for nominations in that category with Laurence Olivier (wikipedia)