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Quotes of role

  1. Everyone in society should be a role model, not only for their own self -respect, but for respect from others. – Barry Bonds
  2. One of the things I find about acting is that the less the audience knows about the actor, the more they're able to believe in him in the role – Hayden Christensen
  3. I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie, it wouldn't be something stupid. So I agreed to do the film before I read the script. – Beatrice Dalle
  4. I've always been an animal lover. I've grown up with dogs my whole life. I think that is what helped me get the role on 'Lassie', I was comfortable around the dog, where many of the kids were afraid or intimidated by Lassie. – Will Estes
  5. It is absolutely essential that the oppressed participate in the revolutionary process with an increasingly critical awareness of their role as subjects of the transformation. – Paulo Freire
  6. Anthony Hopkins says you just keep acting. Do it all the time and eventually it will happen. He got his break, after all, by taking a role nobody else wanted. A cannibal! – Richard E. Grant
  7. Making me into a role model is placing too much importance on what I see as a work in progress. – P. J. Harvey
  8. I didn't have parents, so I lived in people's homes... And because I grew up with no parental role models, I learned to become my own friend, eventually my own father and my own mother. – John Lone
  9. It took me years to live down Dracula and convince the film producers that I would play almost any other type of role – Bela Lugosi
  10. I've come to understand my role On some level, I provide the context for them to shine. I also know my role is the steward of the songs, and the center point, the artist that the stuff all revolves around. But I really try to honor that. – Kathy Mattea
  11. I felt I never needed to fight for a more prominent songwriting and increased vocal role with the Cars. – Benjamin Orr
  12. I think kids should have a mentor and a role model, but that they shouldn't take one person's opinion to be what we call final assessment or judgment about how life is supposed to be. – Sean Paul
  13. Japan continues to work closely with the United States on the issue of the North Korean nuclear crisis and has played an important and constructive role in the Six -Party talks. – Michael K. Simpson
  14. When I attack a role be it TV, film or stage, the first thing I say is, I don't want to know anything. If it's good I don't want to hear it; if it's bad I don't want to hear it. The only thing either thing can do is distract me. I like to stay focused. – Cicely Tyson
  15. It is my greatest joy to live a really good part, even though it imposes great strain. An artist is tired but proud when he has created a great work of art. So it is with the actor who really lives a great role and is proud of the part he played. – Conrad Veidt

Usage examples for role

  1. The role was very real to him. – Imperial Purple by Edgar Saltus
  2. We have resumed our historic role as a leader of the free world. – State of the Union Addresses of Ronald Reagan by Ronald Reagan
  3. What a corpse- like face it was- how utterly weak and worn- out he seemed- more fitted for a sick- bed than the role of protector. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  4. Vanna knitted her brows, recalling a grave, middle- aged figure, and striving to imagine him in the new role of Edith Morton's lover. – A Question of Marriage by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  5. I 'faith, I believe I know how to flavour my conversation with Attick salt, but I swear I never dressed myself for the Role of condiment. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  6. There are those who say that now we can turn away from the world, that we have no special role no special place. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. Gradually, too, the role played by Kriemhild was totally changed. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  8. When I assume the role I mean to carry it out. –  by
  9. Without further parley he assumed the role of guide, and the adventure began to have charms for him. – The Northern Light by E. Werner
  10. Hampton, new in his role of general manager, flushed hotly, his own eyes showing fight. – Judith of Blue Lake Ranch by Jackson Gregory
  11. The intelligence of the rank and file played an important role in every phase of a campaign. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  12. Perhaps you think you will the sooner get a role by remaining where you are? – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  13. Throughout the performance I watched her closely, and her expressive face reflected the emotion of every leading role – An American Suffragette by Isaac N. Stevens
  14. This then should be my role and I may as well confess honestly that the last item appealed to me particularly. – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  15. Nor did I ever venture to talk with him, but held strictly to my role of errand boy,- even after the conviction came over me that he was no longer indifferent to my presence. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. While her own role is expanding, extending, deepening, broadening, becoming more specialized, she must relate with others undergoing similar change. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  17. Moreover, he doubted about himself, began to think that he was not a hero, began to believe that he had assigned himself a role beyond his powers; and this precisely at the moment when the town had the most faith in him. – Cæsar or Nothing by Pío Baroja Baroja
  18. While he may not have been responsible for its introduction, he apparently played an important role in the spread of the tobacco habit among the English aristocracy. – Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Lyman Carrier
  19. Even in Athens it played only a passing role – The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State by Frederick Engels
  20. We have had to forge new tools for a new role of government operating in a democracy- a role of new responsibility for new needs and increased responsibility for old needs, long neglected. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various

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