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The greatest films are those which show how society shapes man. The greatest plays are those which show how man shapes society.
When you've seen all of Ionesco's plays, I felt at the end, you've seen one of them.
A novel is a static thing that one moves through; a play is a dynamic thing that moves past one.
Every speech, for Olivier, is like a mass of marble at which the sculptor chips away until its essential form and meaning are revealed. No matter how ignoble the character he plays, the result is always noble as a work of art.
A good many inconveniences attend playgoing in any large city, but the greatest of them is usually the play itself.
A play... is basically a means of spending two hours in the dark without being bored.
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Life does not give itself to one who tries to keep all its advantages at once. I have often thought morality may perhaps consist solely in the courage of making a choice.
April 2, 1927
July 26, 1980
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