Alex Gansa quotes

  • The writing, acting and the directing all complement each other and make each other better. It's one of those amazing instances where everything seems to come together.
    -- Alex Gansa

    #Writing #Acting #Together

  • One of the things you learn very early in writing for television, especially, is that compressing the story is always a good idea.
    -- Alex Gansa

    #Writing #Ideas #Stories

  • The world's a fascinating place right now.
    -- Alex Gansa

    #World

  • Almost anyone can be an author; the business is to collect money and fame from this state of being.

  • Nature, not content with denying him the ability to think, has endowed him with the ability to write.

  • The primary requisite for writing well about food is a good appetite.

  • There's not a day that I don't work on vocals, have vocal coaches, go to acting classes, read books.

  • Juilliard definitely emphasizes the theater. They don't train - at all really - for film acting. It's mostly process-oriented, pretty much for the stage.

  • Acting, to me, has been many things: It's a business, and it's a craft, and it's a political act - it's whatever adjective is most applicable.

  • According to Krishnamacharya , practice and knowledge must always go together. He used to say, practice without right knowledge of theory is blind. This is also because without right knowledge, one can mindfully do a wrong practice.

  • People, when they come up to me, are like, Did we go to high school together? Or did I make out with you at sleepaway camp? And oftentimes, yes, that is the answer, because I went to a giant high school and made out with everybody.

  • It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into!

  • The way this whole novel thing came together was, I sold them one bill of goods and then didn't communicate very well. I am like Captain Run-on Sentence.