Stage Quotes


Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.

All the world's a stage.

The stage is my territory my boxing ring. That's where I'm free.

All the world's a stage and all the men and women mearly players.

The stage is life music beautiful girls legs breasts not talk or intellectualism or dried-up academics.

On the stage he was natural simple affecting 'Twas only when he was off he was acting.

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.

I hold the world but as the world Gratiano; A stage where every man must play a part And mine is a sad one.

Having a stage name is like having a Superman complex. I go into the telephone booth as Eric Bishop and come out as Jamie Foxx.

I think generally playing live is a crap idea. So much of stage work is the presentation of personality and I've never been interested in that.

It's the only time that I'm ever nervous on stage is when we're doing live TV. Especially an awards show because I know you can't fix it.

We had fun just messing around and being awkward like they would be awkward. There's always that stage in a friendship when you wonder whether it could be more.

A live concert to me is exciting because of all the electricity that is generated in the crowd and on stage. It's my favorite part of the business live concerts.

You are never so alone as when you are ill on stage. The most nightmarish feeling in the world is suddenly to feel like throwing up in front of four thousand people.

Being on stage is magic. There's nothing like it. You feel the energy of everybody who's out there. You feel it all over your body. When the lights hit you it's all over I swear it is.

Stage fright is my worst problem.

Stage time stage time stage time.

Stage performing is a dying art form.

Stage is the most exciting. Film is lovely because it's like a family.

Stage and film are just two wildly different animals. Why compare the two?

All the world's a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.

Pageant makeup is so different from your day-to-day look. When you're on stage you really have to pack it on.

I became the stage for the great argument between Nietzsche and Rousseau. I was the extra ready to take on all the roles.

I'm an actor who believes we all have triggers to any stage of emotion. It's not always easy to find but it's still there.

I have had a very difficult time with stage fright; it undermines your well-being and peace of mind and it can also threaten your livelihood.

If it were necessary to give the briefest possible definition of imperialism we should have to say that imperialism is the monopoly stage of capitalism.

The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.

Work on good prose has three steps: a musical stage when it is composed an architectonic one when it is built and a textile one when it is woven.

Shakespeare is the true multicultural author. He exists in all languages. He is put on the stage everywhere. Everyone feels that they are represented by him on the stage.

A lot of people come up to me expecting to meet the person they have seen perform. It's not going to happen unless my mania my stage person responds to them and not the real me.

I definitely get stage fright.

I do belong on stage.

The world is my stage.

The stage calls my name.

I'm most comfortable on stage.

And my wrist froze STAGE FRIGHT

I don't stage my own publicity.

Imperialism: The final stage of Capitalism.

I feel energized walking off stage.

In live stage the actor lives.

I have big big stage fright.

The third stage is no thought.

All the world's not a stage.

The stage is my first love.

I lost my temper on stage.

Fame: an embalmer trembling with stage fright.

Adolescence: A stage between infancy and adultery.

Most famous stage actors tactfully fade away.

predilection n. The preparatory stage of disillusion.

Adolescence: The stage between puberty and adultery.

Progress is not accomplished in one stage.

Nothing is perfect on the human stage...

Trendy is the last stage before tacky.

There is nothing like being on stage.

I'm just a stage actor from Chicago.

I'll always go back to the stage.

I'm really alive when I'm on stage

You have to open up on stage.

I never felt I left the stage.

Put me on stage and I'm happy.

Being on stage is what I enjoy.

I'm not a big raised stage fan.

Get out on the stage of life.

The stock actor is a stage calamity

I prefer stage work as an actor.

On stage I am in the dark.

When I'm on stage I feel at home

There's something very refreshing about being on stage.

All the world's a stage we're going through.

I've never suffered stage fright. That fascinates people.

America must always lead on the world stage.

Hospitals are only an intermediate stage of civilization

I have never known stage-fright at any time.

There's no such thing as an easy stage.

The great leaders have always stage-managed their effects.

The world's a stage & everything else is Vaudeville.

Passions are merely ideas in their initial stage.

Fortunately I don't talk about politics on stage.

The stage is near and dear to me.

Being on stage a lot is quite physical.

I feel like my home is stage acting.

The foundation for film acting is stage acting.

Everything Michael Jackson does on stage is exactly right.

The Internet has become important on the world's stage.

My first ever stage performance was in Edinburgh in 1960.

Be tenacious. Get as much stage time as possible.

Stand-up was like being on a Barbie townhouse stage.

I'm not walking around the stage; I'm not moving.

I've always wanted to perform on the London stage.

I swear fearfully at the conventions of the stage.

I'd like to write fiction. Perhaps at some stage.

River City Improv set the stage for my career.

I never tried to stage to fabricate an image.

To begin with I don't have any stage fright

I'm a stage actor. That is what I do.

Actually what I miss are people corpsing on stage.

The center of the stage is where I am.

I was not naturally meant to be on stage.

I don't have a vast longing for the stage.

All that matters on the stage is good art.

I'm always up for going back to the stage.

Gosh I'd like to direct Our Town on stage.

I just liked the feeling of being on stage.

Working on stage is really a great voice developer.

A little bit of stage fright then I'm ready.

I like playing on stage don't get me wrong.

I've got to be comfortable when I'm on stage.

The thing is I'm happiest when I'm on stage.

Negotiating the adolescent stage is neither quick nor easy.

I suffer a lot with nerves and stage fright.

Every philosophy is the philosophy of some stage of life.

Sometimes I get butterflies before I get up on stage.

Poetry makes life what lights and music do the stage.

As wonderful as being on stage is family comes first.

In literature older women are not often given center stage.

Baseless victimhood is usually the last stage before outright aggression.

Who wants to see 3 aging old racists on stage anyway?

Film actors are by nature more complicated than stage actors.

The most important stage of any enterprise is the beginning.

All the world's a stage and all the clergymen critics.

Without the heart it's not worship it's a stage play.

Don't use barbiturates before going on stage. And be honest.

I just like being on stage and making people happy.

The truth has got to appear plausible on the stage

Many an actor does the stage more ham than good.

The stage is home and there's no place like it.

Man reaches each stage of his life as a novice.

When I'm on stage all is right with the world.

The only thing I miss on stage is the falsetto.

I would say acting on stage is my first love.

I'm the lady next door when I'm not on stage.

Every stage of life is a chapter of a book.

I love living on that stage. Without that Id die.

I haven't been on the stage in a long time.

I don't feel nervous or fearful when I'm on stage.

The stage is suspension of disbelief. Film is a literal medium.

On a global stage I have respect in the goalkeeping world.

I made my first stage appearance when I was 6 months old.

We are at the 1908 Hurley washing machine stage with the Internet.

Mutineer is the first album of mine without a demo stage.

The laws and the stage both are a form of exhibitionism.

I'm not the person in person that I am on stage.

I'm using Fender Twin Reverbs and Fender Blues Devilles on stage.

Writing books isn't a drastic departure from writing for the stage.

Charisma on stage is not necessarily evidence of the Holy Spirit.

You see I was never stage-struck the way most girls were.

I talk too quiet and I have to yell on stage.

It's always a thrill to walk through a Broadway stage door.

SDC has a great reputation for putting live music on stage.

If it ain't on a page it ain't on a stage.

You cannot achieve happiness. Happiness happens and is a transitory stage.

Fascism is the stage reached after communism has proved an illusion.

Being on the stage you've got to be ready for anything.

Being on stage isn't so tough compared to the football pitch.

I wouldn't know any newer bands. We're past the pimple stage.

God often showcases his power on the stage of human weakness.

Where they do agree on the stage their unanimity is wonderful.

Just because you've been on stage doesn't mean you can dance.

I'm the empty stage where various actors act out various plays.

The whole stage was only for me. It was so cool.

Comedians on the stage are invariably suicidal when they get home.

After I got my first laugh on stage I was hooked.

The world is a stage but the play is badly cast.

When the author walks onto the stage the play is over

You can't act being a boxer. It's like being on stage.

Creating a character on or off the stage is an escape.

The best part really is once I'm up on the stage.

I'm perfectly fine now if I never went on stage again.

I've been on the stage my entire life as an actor.

An audience can really lift you right up off the stage.

When the heroes go off the stage the clowns come on.

Before I go on stage I pretend that everyone loves me.

There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.

Sometimes we pee on each other before we go on stage.

It is unseemly to undress on stage. I won't do that.

There's no better stage than the U.S. Open for me

I like being on this stage because it keeps me thinking.

I loved the stage and then grew to love the camera.

If I had my druthers I would do only stage work.

I love connecting with the fans. I love being on stage.

People who know my stage act know it's nothing but pushing boundaries.

I never stop working when I'm on stage and that's my fitness.

When I first go out on stage there are tummy bubbles everywhere.

The great thing about stage is that you have a live audience.

Prancing around on stage is not the entire purpose of my life.

I have been nervous before but I have never had stage fright.

I do prefer the stage. It's really the granddaddy of them all.

Was his death an essential stage in the continuation of his life?

The courts are as a stage people love to see attractive players.

It was great to play for a live audience on a stage.

I never bought the commercial thing at any stage of the game.

Does the real thing ever have the perfection of a stage performance?

I've learnt to hide my tears on stage. They make people uncomfortable.

The beauty of me being on stage is I have a voice.

I'm really just expressing myself in every different stage of my life.

Soul of the age! The applause! delight! The wonder of our stage!

I have never really been confident about my career at any stage.

I don t wanna see old people on a rock & roll stage.

There's no better feeling than being on a Broadway stage for me.

If I'm a bad mood I can't go on stage and smile.

On stage I find anger at the unfairness of the world easily.

I wanted to be on the stage doing very important emotional roles.

When I'm on stage that's me. It's blown up but that's me.

I didn't want to be perceived as a girly girl on stage.

When we are on stage we are in the here and now.

I'm all for stage diving but just don't step on my pedals

One more stage one more limo one more run for your life.

Love is a Dance set on the stage of Forgiveness and Grace.

We have to embrace obstacles to reach the next stage of joy

I grew up in musical theatre and love to perform on stage.

The early stage of pregnancy for me is quite hard to hide.

I don't really feel any different when I get up on stage.

I don't live for the stage. I don't live for an audience.

You know every stage of your life has an impact on you.

Big matches on the big stage are often decided at the back.

I'm a stage actor and we never get to see our performances.

You can't cure your own cancer obviously especially if it's late stage.

I really think it's important for presidents to exit the stage gracefully.

Well as you know I'm really only happy when I'm on stage.

It's quite a thrill to see it coming to life on stage.

The world is a stage the stage is a world of entertainment.

No country can reach a high stage of civilization without a leisure class ...

Off stage it's cool-out time. You can't funk and roll ALL the time.

Perhaps we had at last reached that stage of intimacy that destroys intimacy.

I learned by standing in the wings and watching established acts on stage.

If you don't trust everybody on stage with you then you're in trouble.

If anyone ever boos you off stage that is simply applause from ghosts.

Cherish every moment with those you love at every stage of your journey.

The two things you cannot do effectively on stage are pray and copulate.

I grew up on that stage. I learned almost everything I know there.

Every three days on average I am alone on stage facing the public.

A stage actor has to be 10% aware of the audience as he's performing.

The laugh count is right up there with being diagnosed with late-stage cancer.

I lived to be on stage and I'm terrified. Terrified before every show.

I married at a tender age during my early stage and radio struggles.

Most of my nightmares involve me forgetting my lines in a stage play.

When an instrument fails on stage it mocks you and must be destroyed!

You worry about whether you are match-fit coming back to the stand-up stage.

All human life at every stage of its development is worthy of protection.

Directors are denied a great pleasure which is that of being on stage.

You know the record business is much different than being artist on stage.

On stage I make love to 25 000 different people then I go home alone.

Although I do stand-up - doing actual stage work is terrifying for me.

I would like to direct. What goes on behind stage is very interesting.

I started out doing my mother's nightclub act and I had stage fright.

Film is limitless but some stage presentations on film can look too theatrical.

The world is a great stage on which God displays his many wonders.

On stage is the only place where I really know what I'm doing.

What I'm doing on stage now is just the tip of the iceberg.

They were stars on this stage each playing to an audience of two.

If all the world's a stage I want to operate the trap door.

I am blessed to perform in the studio and on the concert stage.

I can't remember that I ever had just a minute of stage fright.

Bleep if I was going to stage a rescue in a freaking pantsuit.

I don't like old people on a rock and roll stage. Me included.

When I'm on stage I'm trying to do one thing: bring people joy.

I hope I'll die on stage at the age at 105 playing Peter Pan.

Awake my soul and with the sun Thy daily stage of duty run.

I'm at the stage in my life that real-estate apps turn me on.

Something magic happens when I get to a club or get on stage.

If you don't own the stage you shouldn't be in rock n' roll.

Just gimme some stage. I'll make my own way once I get there.

Once I'm on stage the energy of the crowd wipes my nerves away.

The world resembles a stage on which every man is playing a part.

Once you've actually died on stage" I mean how do you top that?

I had no desire from an early age to be on the stage.

You don't step on stage to eat; you go there to be eaten.

I don't care what stage or what reason as long as we're playing.

I've always said that racing in New York is performing on the big stage.

Live stand-up is my thing. I love being on stage and just messing around.

The male is an incomplete female a walking abortion aborted at the gene stage

I'd love to do an acoustic album alright just on stage. That'd be nice.

My personality just steps away and I'm in direct connection when I'm on stage.

A unique personal music that lights up the stage with its joy and enthusiasm.

I don't think that just because you go on stage you are an exhibitionist.

When you look at that debate stage Mitt Romney could have dominated it maybe.

If somebody doesn't have any talent get off the stage! You're wasting my time.

My background is in psychology and I'm also a stage actor. That's my background.

Detect and fix any problem in a production process at the lowest stage possible.

I like to leave all of my soul on the stage where I perform.

I don't collaborate. You're born alone you die alone you get on stage alone.

The press the pulpit and the stage Conspire to censure and expose our age.

What I do is when I go to the stage I forget about me.

From my point of view there is a lot of joy in stage work.

I don't go out much to see bands. I prefer to be on stage.

People are more interested in someone who goes on stage and tells the truth.

I love creating moments that feel bigger than just like an artist on stage.

There is in every child at every stage a new miracle of vigorous unfolding.

The adrenaline of performing on stage to a crowd - there's nothing like it.

I enjoyed the courtroom as just another stage but not so amusing as Broadway.

Reggae music really chills me out in my dressing-room before I head on stage.

I loved the fact that I could get on stage and be in control.

All these rappers on stage and Martha Stewart has done the most jail time.

I think I find it easier to live on the stage than in life

When you are on stage you are having an affair with three thousand people.

It is very rewarding to walk out on stage feeling the love and reception.

Nothing like a bit of 'The Best of Times' before prancing around on stage.

Hiphop has remained in an infantile stage and has not been allowed to grow.

If I could transform my stage life to the movies I'd be Jack Nicholson.

Of all the races there is no better stage for heroism than a marathon.

Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.

I'd like to continue to play until I drop dead on stage or something.

If you can play well in the studio you can play well on stage.

There's no doubt that I owe a lot to my training of stage acting.

We strut and fret our hour upon the stage and then are no more.

Magicians are the people who began to use film as an illusion on stage.

Girls throw their panties on the stage but rarely if ever do they fit.

I've never really been one to get what they call stage fright so much.

I never wondered whether I should be a stage actress or a movie actress

Why do we think the people on stage are the only ones having fun?

Every time I went on stage I was so terrified I almost threw up.

A new power is emerging on the world stage born of love not fear

That said I'd love to do a musical either in film or on stage.

I mean every child at one stage dreams of being a prince or a princess.

Of all the roles I've done on the stage I'm partial to Cyrano de Bergerac.

You can always pick out stage actors at the Oscars: they know how to walk.

I've been on stage and been an actor for many years and used different mediums.

I'm at a stage in my life when I want a wife and a family.

I admire anyone who can walk across a stage to the mic and not trip.

I've finally reached a stage in my career where I can do what I want.

I don't wake up drenched in sweat because I haven't been on stage in years.

The RNA World referred to an hypothetical stage in the origin of life on Earth.

Unlike the stage I never found it helpful to be good in a bad movie.

I don't know what happens to me on stage. Something else seems to take over.

I've got to the stage in life where all my friends are rich or dead

You have to get past the pleasure stage until you reach the stage of tears.

So I'm still in my romantic stage with London I love it as a place.

Today I must dive deep within And know what I come To this earth-stage for.

People think I am the crazy person on stage but I know how to relax.

I finally felt that I came into my own when I went on the stage.

It has begun to occur to me that life is a stage I'm going through.

There's always going to be an element of pressure when you walk on the stage.

I can't think of any more powerful moment than when you stand on a stage.

There must be a goal at every stage of life! There must be a goal!

I got arrested once on stage in Memphis for looking too much like Liza Minnelli.

The stage is where I feel most comfortable and I miss it all the time.

Fitness is just a stage you pass through on the way to becoming a racer.

My family is as far from a stage family as you could ever possibly find.

At this stage what would be rewarding would be for audiences to want to watch.

I have awards right now that I do not remember walking on stage to get.

The actor doesn't merely command the stage he seems to own it by divine right.

The first lecture of each new year renews for most people a light stage fright.

I'm a very private person and when I leave the stage I leave the stage.

It was the best night of my life getting to dance on stage with Madonna!

I started on the stage when I was 13 and I consider the stage my home.

We are always on stage even when we are stabbed in earnest at the end

The live aspect is so thrilling I get nervous again. It's like going on stage.

When I was growing up I was always on stage but I loved other things.

I need that on stage. I need a burst of life. That's entertainment for me.

When I'm on stage I'm quite over the top - I'm quite flamboyant and camp.

When I play any of the top teams or the top players it's a stage.

Growing up as a dancer the stage is really where I love to be performance wise.

I've fallen over on stage a couple of times but I've only ever bruised my ego.

Picnics are very dear to those who are in the first stage of the tender passion.

I want to keel over on stage playing King Lear at age 99 or something like that.

I have a great time with my band and on the stage we get along well.

Who I am on stage is very very different to who I am in real life.

I thought that once we were out of the baby stage parenting would be a breeze.

On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.

You can't be a proper comic unless you've been out on stage and felt the fear.

My act is an exaggeration of a part of me. I'm much more expressive off stage.

When I first went on the stage I was 17 and under the legal age for performers.

Every stage of life has its troubles and no man is content with his own age.

I often get disoriented on stage. Half the time I don't even know where I am.

On the stage you have to find truth even if you have to lose the audience.

I played Dorothy in 'The Wizard of Oz.' That was my first role on stage.

I'll keep going until I get to the point where I can't get out on stage.

My dad was like a stage mother he always pushed me to do what I wanted.

The stage is my love it's where I started and where I do my best work.

I'm so used to it I think I'd feel very naked on stage without a piano.

On stage or in the movies I could do whatever I wanted to. I was free.

My first lead role was a stage play called 'A Kestrel for a Knave'. I was 11.

The reason I can do what I do on stage is because I couldn't fake it.

At each stage of work the horse must be taken to his limit but never over.

When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.

I feel naked when I'm by myself on stage. I feel as honest as I can.

I'm at that stage in my career especially now where I go where I am wanted.

I never used to tell jokes on stage. Now I'm cutting up jokes all night long.

I treat every time I walk on the stage like it's the performance of my life.

The Black Keys is just a band that wants to get on stage and rock it.

I love all of the arts. I love motion pictures. I love stage. I love theater.

I never wanted to go on stage alone because if you mess up who can you blame?

I like to hire the kind of people that I would want to be on stage with.

I had my moment on the stage. The trick in life is to know when to leave.

People know I have a good time on stage. I love my life. I love my job.

When I'm onstage I'm more in the audience in my head than I am on the stage.

I trained as a stage actor and was given a lot of technical tools to play with.

At this stage of the game I am not sure what the hell is going to happen.

I don't know what Tracy Morgan does on stage but I can assure you it's no act.

My vision had always been that I was gonna be a stage actor and that was it.

I didn't even think about movies where I came from. I wanted to be on the stage.

I've been on stage since I was five years old and I feel really at home there.

What I try to do in a play is put a problem on stage head-on without evasion.

You really have to have some muscle to be on the stage in front of the world.

Some people have a fear of being on stage. I have a fear of coming off it.

I always wear my black watch on my left wrist so I know I'm on stage on time.

One must not put a loaded rifle on the stage if no one is thinking of firing it.

I'm not going to lie. I am a psycho. Luckily I get most of it out on stage.

Who I am on stage is just an amped up version of who I am in real life.

But when I go off stage I don't have a deck of cards with me all the time.

I was trained on stage at NYU in New York City; I did a lot of theatre then.

I never look at a note. I just roam the stage. The people do not want to leave.

At times in my life the only place I have been happy is when I am on stage.

I think if I were to go back on stage I might be in great danger of acting.

You don't tell us how to stage the news and we don't tell you how to cover it.

The public is a monster and that is why I am not eager to return to the stage.

You can have a bad day but as soon as you set foot on that stage it's joyous.

I have more than one side of me that likes to get out on a stage and sing.