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Fanatics are picturesque, mankind would rather see gestures than listen to reasons.
Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words.
When men attempt bold gestures, generally it's considered romantic. When women do it, it's often considered desperate or psycho.
Sarah Jessica Parker
Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
There is a time for risky love. There is a time for extravagant gestures. There is a time to pour out your affections on one you love. And when the time comes - seize it, don't miss it.
Technology is making gestures precise and brutal, and with them men.
International relationships are preordained to be clumsy gestures based on imperfect knowledge.
I can't do the same thing every night, the same gestures... it's like putting on dirty panties every day.
Small gestures can have a big impact.
Everybody in Hollywood loves symbolic gestures.
Without the meditative background that is criticism, works become isolated gestures, historical accidents, soon forgotten.
I know people who prepare their roles in such a way that they technically look ahead and memorize their gestures, and then they stick to it. Those that are technically proficient enough can make it seem natural, but they do that and don't really take in what other people are doing.
A minister of Jesus Christ should not be regardless of his attitude. If he is the representative of Jesus Christ, his deportment, his attitude, his gestures, should be of that character which will not strike the beholder with disgust.
Ellen G. White
The ministers of Christ should possess refinement. All uncouth manners, attitudes and gestures should be discarded, and they should encourage in themselves humble dignity of bearing.
Ellen G. White
I don't make big grand gestures, generally.
Usually I'm frustrated when I look at my films and I don't believe that I've made a real transformation beyond my usual sets of gestures and expressions. I still have this nagging feeling that it's me, that I didn't create a unique character.
Helena Bonham Carter
I think men know to seduce women though words and conversation and nice gestures. That's much sexier than when a man uses muscle.
The higher the artist, the fewer the gestures. The fewer the tools, the greater the imagination. The greater the will, the greater the secret failure.
Often, organizations need bold, grand gestures to galvanize people towards a new mission or refocus their attention.
I quite like the drama of an encore. I think an encore is for those artists who are inclined to do dramatic gestures, and I certainly would say I am inclined towards them.
When you are in a live-action movie, you have so many more options to express yourself. You can use your body and your gestures and facial expressions. When you are doing an animated movie, you really only have your voice.
I think it's important to do a good job and not to feel that you've got to make grand gestures, but just to get on and deliver.
We can't equate spending on veterans with spending on defense. Our strength is not just in the size of our defense budget, but in the size of our hearts, in the size of our gratitude for their sacrifice. And that's not just measured in words or gestures.
A chimpanzee who is really gearing up for a fight doesn't waste time with gestures but just goes ahead and attacks.
Frans de Waal
There is no relationship between the gestures and what an orchestra will do.
The internet is a wild land with its own games, languages and gestures through which we are starting to share common feelings.
Our strength is not just in the size of our defense budget, but in the size of our hearts, in the size of our gratitude for their sacrifice. And that's not just measured in words or gestures.
Jennifer M. Granholm
All the gestures of children are graceful; the reign of distortion and unnatural attitudes commences with the introduction of the dancing master.
I do think grand gestures are a hit and miss, especially for girls.
Carly Rae Jepsen
For me, the challenge of a period film is that, unlike a contemporary film where the character can be very free-form when it comes to the acting, there's a burden to acting in a period film because you have to stay within the character's historical background and the gestures of certain periods.
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