Raymond Cruz quotes

  • I became fascinated by the fact that you could translate written material into performance.
    -- Raymond Cruz

    #Facts #Translate #Performances

  • Live theatre provides a rush you can't get in film or television. But it is the TV and film work that offers the leisure to go off and do a play.
    -- Raymond Cruz

    #Play #Theatre #Leisure

  • I try to stay in the best physical shape that I can because I do most of my own stunts. It looks amazing if you can do it, but I dont advocate it because you always get injured.
    -- Raymond Cruz

    #Trying #Shapes #Looks

  • I watch a lot of television and I watch a lot of film and I hate when you watch the action sequences - and I always tell when they use a stunt man - and then they put the actor in and you can tell these actors haven't done anything.
    -- Raymond Cruz

    #Hate #Men #Watches

  • I'm very physical. I grew up boxing. I've done almost all of my own stunts in movies and in television.
    -- Raymond Cruz

    #Boxing #Done #Television

  • Real education is about genuine understanding and the ability to figure things out on your own; not about making sure every 7th grader has memorized all the facts some bureaucrats have put in the 7th grade curriculum.

  • The student is to collect and evaluate facts. The facts are locked up in the patient.

  • The coolest toys don't have to be bought; they can be built. In fact, sometimes the only way they'll ever exist is if you make them yourself.

  • I realized I liked being in the studio and working on translating the ideas into recordings.

  • With music, you often don't have to translate it. It just affects you, and you don't know why.

  • The musical performances do more than enrich the movie; they complete it.

  • Dance is like wine; it matures with every performance.

  • I've been onstage once for one performance with four days' rehearsal.

  • The actor depends wholly on himself. He gives his performance in what, to him, seems the most effective manner.

  • You lose with potential.  You win with performance.