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Harvey Fierstein Quotes & Sayings
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Last updated Jun 2021
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Words Of Wisdom
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Self Motivation quotes
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim; accept no ones definition of your life; define yourself.
Words Of Wisdom quotes
If you deny yourself commitment, what can you do with your life?
You really, really, really have to love what you are going to do in theatre because it is an unmerciful life. It's six days a week. It's eight performances a week. And that's doing the exact same thing over and over and over again.
You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very often it's a role that's underwritten, where the character has no personality at all. And they need a character actor who can fill it in.
When I write stuff and I help cast it, I turn away good people all the time. I may turn them down because this one's too tall and that one doesn't have a high enough voice or this one looks to old to match up with that one - there's a billion reasons not to hire somebody.
What looks absolutely fabulous in rehearsal can fall flat in front of an audience. The audience dictates what you do or don't change.
Well, I always looked at Mulan as a movie about a lesbian coming out.
To work all the time is to be incredibly lucky.
To me, if a heterosexual has a right to do it, then I have a right to do it. And if it's important to the gay youth - who are now setting the agenda - then its important to me.
Time will tell us what we did and didn't do.
There are times when I don't take roles because I don't want to be perceived a certain way.
The world is full of more interesting things than my voice.
The great thing about suicide is that it's not one of those things you have to do now or you lose your chance. I mean, you can always do it later.
So, did I work with Warhol? I worked with him less on that play then I did on other things. He actually did a portrait of my rabbit and some other stuff. Warhol was definitely... Warhol.
Pork was in 1971, and I stopped hanging out at The Factory by like 1973.
Political movements always belong to the young.
My play Safe Sex was picked apart because critics thought it was untrue. It was a play in which no one had AIDS, but the characters talked about how it was going to change their lives.
It's through sheer will that I can sing.
It's a lot of fun to play someone you don't normally think of yourself as.
Being Fed Up
Good Morning Messages
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