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All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances; and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.
Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more; it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force.
When we are born we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools.
I hold the world but as the world, Gratiano; A stage where every man must play a part, And mine is a sad one.
The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such a comfortable front stall as spectator.
I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
Henry David Thoreau
Why, except as a means of livelihood, a man should desire to act on the stage when he has the whole world to act in, is not clear to me.
George Bernard Shaw
At times in my life the only place I have been happy is when I am on stage.
Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best stage, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.
Music makes me high on stage, and that's the truth. It's like being almost addicted to music.
I enjoyed the courtroom as just another stage but not so amusing as Broadway.
I'm mortified to be on the stage, but then again, it's the only place where I'm happy.
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.
The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.
I had no idea of the character. But the moment I was dressed, the clothes and the make-up made me feel the person he was. I began to know him, and by the time I walked onto the stage he was fully born.
If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character, would you slow down? Or speed up?
As a teenager you are at the last stage in your life when you will be happy to hear that the phone is for you.
We humans are an extremely important manifestation of the replication bomb, because it is through us - through our brains, our symbolic culture and our technology - that the explosion may proceed to the next stage and reverberate through deep space.
Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it.
Pope John Paul II
When you challenge other people's ideas of who or how you should be, they may try to diminish and disgrace you. It can happen in small ways in hidden places, or in big ways on a world stage. You can spend a lifetime resenting the tests, angry about the slights and the injustices. Or, you can rise above it.
In the usual progress of things, the necessities of a nation in every stage of its existence will be found at least equal to its resources.
I love all of the arts. I love motion pictures. I love stage. I love theater.
I'm leaving the screen because I don't think I am very good in the pictures and I have this beautiful dream that I'm elegant on the stage.
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
Robert H. Schuller
Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.
The laws and the stage, both are a form of exhibitionism.
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