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Notable quotes: Theater

The theater is a place of imagination which helps to explain why it has been the muse of many quote-makers.
The theater is a place of imagination which helps to explain why it has been the muse of many quote-makers.
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Quotes can be very inspirational and moving. They can help us get through a difficult time or make us smile wider on an already good day. Quotes can embody the deep power of words and prove memorable for people to remember their entire lives. Quotes can be found about practically any subject and they are often interpretative and can be used to start deep discussions. For children who are homeschooled, quotes and quote-study can serve as an interesting addition to the literary curriculum. Below is a list of quotes about theater:

The stage is the focal point of the theater.
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*Note: All quotes were found online—at BrainyQuote.com--with credit to their speaker written below each one.

Actors are agents of change. A film, a piece of theater, a piece of music, or a book can make a difference. It can change the world.
Alan Rickman

Cinema should make you forget you are sitting in a theater.
Roman Polanski

Theater is, of course, a reflection of life. Maybe we have to improve life before we can hope to improve theater.
William Ralph Inge

Theater has to resonate in your heart in a way that movies don't.
Harvey Fierstein

Theater is a verb before it is a noun, an act before it is a place.
Martha Graham

I live halfway between reality and theater at all times. And I was born this way.
Lady Gaga