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A great production of a black comedy is better than a mediocre production of a comedy of errors.

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Our responsibility is to captivate you for however long we've asked for your attention. That said, there is tremendous drama to be gotten from the great, what you would say, heavy issues.
Asked
Attention
Drama
Gotten
Great
Heavy
However
Issues
Long
Our
Responsibility
Said
Say
Tremendous
I think I would have done very well as a writer in the Forties. I think the last time America was a great country was then or not long after. It was before Vietnam, before Watergate.
After
America
Before
Country
Done
Forties
Great
Great Country
I Think
Last
Last Time
Long
Then
Think
There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.
Great
Grief
Joy
Memory
Pain
Present
There's a great tradition in storytelling that's thousands of years old, telling stories about kings and their palaces, and that's really what I wanted to do.
About
Great
Kings
Old
Palaces
Really
Stories
Storytelling
Telling
Thousands
Thousands Of Years
Tradition
Wanted
Years
I've always thought that there is a great female James Bond movie to be done. I'm not literally calling her Jane Bond, I mean, but a female secret agent.
Agent
Always
Bond
Bond Movie
Calling
Done
Female
Great
Her
James
James Bond
Jane
Literally
Mean
Every great work makes the human face more admirable and richer, and that is its whole secret.
Admirable
Every
Face
Great
Great Work
Human
Human Face
Makes
More
Richer
Secret
Whole
Work
I started out as an actor, where you seek to understand yourself using the words of great writers and collaborating with other creative people. Then I slid into show business, where you seek only an audience's approval whether you deserve it or not.
Actor
Approval
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Business
Collaborating
Creative
Creative People
Deserve
Great
Only
Other
Out
People
Seek
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Art
Detours
First
Great
Heart
His
Images
Man
Nothing
Opened
Presence
Rediscover
Simple
Slow
I don't have a great instrument. I don't have the kind of ungodly control over my voice and body that great actors have. And I've worked with enough great actors to know that I'm not one.
Actor
Body
Control
Enough
Great
Instrument
Kind
Know
Over
Voice
Worked
My wife is the greatest person I have ever known. She is just a living doll; she is great person and a great mom. We have a girl and a boy, and we are going to have another boy.
Another
Boy
Doll
Ever
Girl
Going
Great
Great Person
Greatest
Just
Known
Living
Mom
Person
When you're with someone, you want everything to be great. And that's the pressure that you put on, and what you just can't do.
Everything
Great
Just
Pressure
Put
Someone
Want
You
I've had a relatively charmed life. I loved to be out in the city. New York was my town. I've had people come up to me and say, 'You're a great New Yorker. You've given your time and money to so many New York charities. You're a great supporter of the arts. I like some of your movies - and some of your movies suck, actually.'
Actually
Arts
Charities
Charmed
City
Come
Given
Great
Had
Life
Like
Loved
Many
Me
I wish I could play the lead role in one movie, one great movie.
Could
Great
Great Movie
I Wish
Lead
Lead Role
Movie
Play
Role
Wish
In the lack of judgment great harm arises, but one vote cast can set right a house.
Arises
Cast
Great
Harm
House
Judgment
Lack
Right
Set
Vote
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
Altar
Defense
Excess
Great
His
Justice
Kicked
Man
Out
Sight
Wealth
Who
I didn't even have a clear idea of why I wanted to go to Oxford - apart from the fact I had fallen in love with the architecture. It certainly wasn't out of some great sense of academic or intellectual achievement. In many ways, my education only began after I'd left university.
Academic
Achievement
After
Apart
Architecture
Began
Certainly
Clear
Education
Even
Fact
Fallen
Go
Great
Have I thought about having more kids? Oh sure, that would be great; that would be heaven. That would be fantastic.
About
Fantastic
Great
Having
Heaven
Kids
More
Oh
Sure
Thought
Would
Would-Be
There is the good and the bad, the great and the low, the just and the unjust. I swear to you that all that will never change.
Bad
Change
Good
Great
Just
Low
Never
Swear
Unjust
Will
You
Good writers borrow from other writers. Great writers steal from them outright.
Borrow
Good
Great
Other
Outright
Steal
Them
Writers
All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning. Great works are often born on a street corner or in a restaurant's revolving door.
Beginning
Born
Corner
Deeds
Door
Great
Often
Restaurant
Revolving
Ridiculous
Street
Street Corner
Thoughts
Works
We are not without empathetic terror when we open Pascal's 'Pensees' and read, 'I am the great silent spaces between worlds.'
Am
Between
Empathetic
Great
I Am
Open
Read
Silent
Spaces
Terror
Without
Worlds
To be a great man and a saint for oneself, that is the only important thing.
Great
Great Man
Important
Important Thing
Man
Oneself
Only
Saint
Thing
Expression, to a great extent, is a matter of terms, and terms are anyone's. The meaning of 'God' may have a billion interpretations if there be that many souls in the world.
Anyone
Billion
Expression
Extent
God
Great
Great Extent
Interpretations
Many
Matter
May
Meaning
Meaning Of
Souls
Every great inspiration is but an experiment - though every experiment we know, is not a great inspiration.
Every
Experiment
Great
Inspiration
Know
Though
Progress, this great heresy of decay.
Decay
Great
Heresy
Progress
There are now 30-year-old Mexican writers who do great novels in which Mexico isn't even mentioned.
Even
Great
Mentioned
Mexican
Mexico
Novels
Now
Which
Who
Writers
Our posturings, our imagined self-importance, the delusion that we have some privileged position in the universe, are challenged by this point of pale light. Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
Challenged
Cosmic
Dark
Delusion
Great
Imagined
Light
Lonely
Our
Our Planet
Pale
Planet
Point
Position
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
Business
English
Great
Great Principle
Itself
Law
Make
Principle
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
Even
Great
Great Men
Melancholy
Men
Poor
Relations
Truth
Great men are seldom over-scrupulous in the arrangement of their attire.
Arrangement
Attire
Great
Great Men
Men
Seldom
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely; in great aims and in small I have always thoroughly been in earnest.
Aims
All My Heart
Always
Been
Devoted
Earnest
Great
Heart
Life
Myself
Small
Thoroughly
Tried
Well
I have a lot of respect for people who are great at ad-libbing and for writers and directors who are able to create a scene in which that works. Judd Apatow is fantastic at it. But as an audience member, I like the sound of something that's been written - I like it to sound written.
Able
Audience
Audience Member
Been
Create
Directors
Fantastic
Great
Like
Lot
Member
People
Respect
Scene
It's populated by people who, by and large, have terrific communication skills. Every day is an extraordinary day. For me, it was just a great area for storytelling.
Area
Communication
Communication Skills
Day
Every
Every Day
Extraordinary
Great
Just
Large
Me
People
Skills
Storytelling
Utility is the great idol of the age, to which all powers must do service and all talents swear allegiance.
Age
Allegiance
Great
Idol
Must
Powers
Service
Swear
Talents
Utility
Which
All great truths begin as blasphemies.
Begin
Great
Truths
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.
Children
Either
Enterprises
Fortune
Given
Great
Hath
He
Hostages
Impediment
Mischief
Virtue
Wife
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Brought
Done
Great
Great Things
Impulse
Series
Small
Small Things
Things
Together
There is a great deal of unmapped country within us which would have to be taken into account in an explanation of our gusts and storms.
Account
Country
Deal
Explanation
Great
Great Deal
Our
Storms
Taken
Us
Which
Within
Would
To gain a crown by fighting is great, to reject it divine.
Crown
Divine
Fighting
Gain
Great
Reject
Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
Great
Little
Made
Mankind
Own
Will
Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving discipline.
Capacity
Discipline
First
Genius
Great
Little
More
Receiving
Than
No great deed is done by falterers who ask for certainty.
Ask
Certainty
Deed
Done
Great
Who
The great advantage of a hotel is that it is a refuge from home life.
Advantage
Great
Great Advantage
Home
Home Life
Hotel
Life
Refuge
Of all the possessions of this life fame is the noblest; when the body has sunk into the dust the great name still lives.
Body
Dust
Fame
Great
Life
Lives
Name
Noblest
Possessions
Still
Sunk
An index is a great leveller.
Great
Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being sooner ended.
Advantage
Baseball
Being
Cricket
Ended
Great
Great Advantage
Over
Sooner
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Action
End
Great
Knowledge
Life
Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art.
Art
Contempt
Great
Great Art
Great Man
Man
Small
By imposing too great a responsibility, or rather, all responsibility, on yourself, you crush yourself.
Crush
Great
Imposing
Rather
Responsibility
Too
You
Yourself
Caesar was a man of great common sense and good taste, meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
Caesar
Common
Courage
Good
Good Taste
Great
Man
Meaning
Moral
Moral Courage
Originality
Sense
Taste
Thereby