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"Acting is happy agony"

- Jean-Paul Sartre

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Jean-Paul Sartre's quote "Acting enjoys misery" speaks to the duality of the acting experience. On one hand, it is a source of joy and satisfaction, as it permits the star to check out various characters and stories, and to express themselves in a creative way. On the other hand, it can be a source of pain and distress, as the star should often press themselves to their limitations in order to bring a character to life. The quote recommends that the actor should embrace both the delight and the misery of the experience in order to be successful. It is a tip that the actor should want to take dangers and to put in the hard work in order to produce something significant. Ultimately, the quote recommends that the actor should be willing to embrace the low and high of the acting experience in order to produce something truly special.

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Jean-Paul Sartre This quote is written / told by Jean-Paul Sartre between June 21, 1905 and April 15, 1980. He was a famous Philosopher from France. The author also have 58 other quotes.

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