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"Bone and Skin, two millers thin,
Would starve us all, or near it;
But be it known to Skin and Bone
That Flesh and Blood can't bear it."
"One cannot judge 'Lohengrin' [by Wagner] from a first hearing, and I certainly do not intend to hear it a second time."
"They don't make 'em too big for this business."
"'Oh, you are a brick all right, Mr. Taynton,' said the boy. 'I could stand a cartload of you.'"
E. F. Benson
(brother of A. C. Benson)
"Some people approach acting with all these things in their head, making it more complicated than it needs to be, way too cerebral. I don't want to know that an actor lived in a cave for 12 days so that he could prepare for a part."
"Those who fear the imagination condemn it: something childish, they say, something monsterish, misbegotten. Not all of us dream awake. But those of us who do have no choice."
"Most people fail in life because they major in minor things."
US political advisor
"As far as groupies, I never saw any of them."
English actor, singer, dancer