Quotations by Lee Strasberg
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Born: Sunday, November 17, 1901
Died: Wednesday, February 17, 1982 (80 years old)
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.
(Keywords: Actor, Feeling, Prose)
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.
(Keywords: Acting, Being, Habits, Influence)
An actors' tribute to me is in his work.
(Keywords: Work, Actors, Tribute)
Art is longer than life.
(Keywords: Art, Life)
If we cannot see the possibility of greatness, how can we dream it?
(Keywords: Dream, Greatness, Possibility)
The actor creates with his own flesh and blood all those things which all the arts try in some way to describe.
(Keywords: Actor, Blood)