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Constantin Stanislavski

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Love art in yourself, and not yourself in art.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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In the language of an actor, to know is synonymous with to feel

— Constantin Stanislavski

#drama #drama

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.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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

— Constantin Stanislavski

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

— Constantin Stanislavski

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The main factor in any form of creativeness is the life of a human spirit, that of the actor and his part, their joint feelings and subconscious creation.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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Love the art in yourself and not yourself in the art.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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Our demands are simple, normal, and therefore they are difficult to satisfy. All we ask is that an actor on the stage live in accordance with natural laws.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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Unless the theatre can ennoble you, make you a better person, you should flee from it.

— Constantin Stanislavski

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

— Constantin Stanislavski

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— Pushkin's aphorism 1830. Stanislavski hoped that the 'system' could be applied to all forms of drama including melodrama vaudeville and opera. [.

Throughout his life he subjected his own acting to a process of rigorous artistic self-analysis and reflection. It draws on a wide range of influences and ideas including his study of the modernist and avant-garde developments of his time (naturalism symbolism and Meyerhold's constructivism) Russian formalism Yoga Pavlovian behavioural psychology James-Lange (via Ribot) psychophysiology and the aesthetics of Pushkin Gogol and Tolstoy. 5 January] 1863 – 7 August 1938) was a Russian actor and theatre director.

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