Quotes by Uta Hagen

"We must overcome the notion that we must be regular... it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary and leads you to the mediocre."
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"Keep pace with the present. Take a trip to the moon. envision the future."
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"The need to be loved and protected is at a peak when we feel abandoned and are particularly vulnerable to difficult circumstances."
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"The continuing job of learning to find out who you really are, of learning to pinpoint your responses—and even more important, the myriad, consequent behaviorisms which result—will help you begin to fill your warehouse with sources upon which to draw for the construction of a character (the new you selected for your character on stage)."
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"It must be noted that it is often the colleague or direct disciple of a new thinker who gets stuck in literal interpretations of the work, tending to freeze the new ideas and language into an inflexible, static condition."
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Books by Uta Hagen

  • Sources: A Memoir
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  • April 28th 1987 by Performing Arts Journals

    (first published 1982)

Uta Hagen
  • Uta Hagen

  • Date of birth: June 12, 1919
  • Died: January 15, 2004
  • Born: in Germany.

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