My Favorite Meisner Adages
For the actor. For life.
- •The foundation of acting is the reality of doing.
- •Acting is behaving truthfully under giving circumstances.
- •The text is your greatest enemy.
- •Don't sit on the pinch.
- •Act before you think.
- •You know, it’s all right to be wrong, but it’s not all right not try.
- •Living moment to unanticipated moment.
- •An ounce of behavior is worth a pound of words.