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46 quotes about takes


To take photographs means to recognize - simultaneously and within a fraction of a second - both the fact itself and the rigorous organization of visually perceived forms that give it meaning. It is putting one's head, one's eye and one's heart on the same axis.

Henri Cartier-Bresson       
Jack Nicholson©
How do you write woman so well? I think of a man and I take away reason and accountability.

Jack Nicholson       
Pearl S. Buck
Every great mistake has a halfway moment, a split second when it can be recalled and perhaps remedied.

Pearl S. Buck       
She [Ingrid Bergman] had chosen a very small part, and I couldn't persuade her to change her mind. She was sweetly stubborn. But stubborn she was ... Since her part was so small, I decided to film her one big scene, where she talks for almost five minutes, straight, all in one long take. A lot of actresses would have hesitated over that. She loved the idea and made the most of it. She ran the gamut of emotions. I've never seen anything like it.

Sidney Lumet       
I take my wife everywhere, but she keeps finding her way back.

Henny Youngman       
Forget mistakes. Forget failures. Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it.

William Durant       

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