Konstantin Stanislavski Quotes

Who is Konstantin Stanislavski?

Konstantin Sergeievich Stanislavski was a Russian theatre producer and actor.

Born January 17, 1863
Died August 07, 1938

Best 8 Quotes by Konstantin Stanislavski

“Create your own method. Don't depend slavishly on mine. Make up something that will work for you! But keep breaking traditions, I beg you.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

“Doubt is the enemy of creativeness.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

“Every person who is really an artist desires to create inside of himself another, deeper, more interesting life than the one that actually surrounds him.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

“If you have a rifle, hanging on the wall in the first act, it should fire in the last act.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

“Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention and shortened period of mental assimilation.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

“The greatest wisdom is to realize one's lack of it.”

Konstantin Stanislavski

"An Actor Prepares" Quotes

“Everyone at every minute of his life must feel something. Only the dead have no sensations.”

Konstantin Stanislavski
An Actor Prepares

"Building a Character" Quotes

“If you are looking for something, don't go sit on the seashore and expect it to come and find you; you must search, search, search with all the stubbornness in you!”

Konstantin Stanislavski
Building a Character