Performance Quotes

John Wooden

Don't mistake activity with achievement.. John Wooden
Don't mistake activity with achievement.

Maxwell Maltz

A human being always acts and feels and performs in accordance with what he imagines to be true about himself and his environment...For imagination sets the goal ‘picture’ which our automatic mechanism works on. We act, or fail to act, not because of ‘will,’ as is so commonly believed, but because of imagination.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Love is 100% percent practical, oral performance is an ultimate turn-off, whether you like it or not.

Ellen J. Barrier

When we perform at our highest level of potential, we are content. Because we have given I best in what we enjoy doing.

Anthony Liccione

We are all actors, set on the stage of the world, as the curtains open we
We are all actors, set on the stage of the world, as the curtains open we put on our best performance to this audience of life.

Toba Beta

Science is a trigger of changes of civilization.
Religion is the failsafe of science performance.

Lailah Gifty Akita

You don’t have to compete with any one. Seek to outdo your own performance. You will always be happy.

Lailah Gifty Akita

You can reach maximum performance by engaging in physical activities.

Beth Ramsay

A healthy company culture is a set of norms and behaviors that support high performance and supports the team as they move towards ultimate success. Visit these norms regularly. Everybody visits them regularly, from the CEO to the Truck Drivers.


Sex in the twenties is like a helicopter raring to take off vertically, but twenty years later, it is like a vintage plane roaring and racing to a reluctant take off!

Patrick Süskind

And suddenly solitude fell across his heart like a dusty reflection. He closed his eyes. The dark doors within him opened and he entered. The next performance in the theater of Grenouille's soul was beginning.

Chris Campanioni

I never was very good at acting. I never was very good at playing the role. Because the true pretending can only come off in our genuine awareness of the real. Only those of us with the most secure grasp on the real can pretend; can really be good at the performance. And of course I didn't know what was real; I only knew the camera was always on.

Freddie Mercury

I'm just a musical prostitute, my dear.

Meredith Brooks

Find your authentic voice, become vulnerable, and then put yourself out there.

Unarine Ramaru

A performance does not capture or communicate with the mood and feelings of that very moment.

Amit Kalantri

To perform you need practice, to practice you need passion.

Amit Kalantri

No man is ordinary, only their performances are ordinary.

Amit Kalantri

An applause is not just the recognition of good performance, but its proof of being different than the crowd.

Isabella Kruger

As the manager sits before a performance, as the critics wait like hungry dogs to rip apart the performance, they all become entwined in the theatrics of it all.

Dee Dee Artner

Trustworthy is earned not bought.

Tom Fitzpatrick

On the Rolling Stones - You will walk out of the Amphitheatre after watching the Stones perform and suddenly the Chicago stockyards smell clean and good by comparison.

Unarine Ramaru

Art is the reflection of pure emotion and mind, the nature of sensation. An artist illustrates that.

Ruth Bonetti

Strive for excellence, rather than perfection, and the audience may so enjoy your beautiful, expressive tone that they will readily forgive a few stray notes.

David Cutler

Traditions that cease to evolve render themselves irrelevant or obsolete. And what's the problem with inventing new performance practices? Are customs being slandered? Do successful alternative diminish the value of traditional ones? *The argument that musicians must embrace conventional rituals is just as perilous as unilaterally rejecting them.*

Dr. Stan Beecham

When you truly study top performers in any field, what sets them apart is not their physical skill; it is how they control their minds.

Lesa Howard

Without any music, I started to dance. I wanted the music to be inside me, or at least for it to appear that way. I imagined myself the lead with an audience here to see me perform in a famous ballet. In my fantasy, there was no panic attack. I was free to dance. Free to be me.

Guy Mankowski

Apathy's just a front. People offer it when there's something stronger hiding underneath. You have to work harder to tap into it, but then your performance has even more power.

Ray S. Jones

One play down and 497 to Go!

Michael Bassey Johnson

Creativity is when a stupid clever soul gets up from bed and does amazing things that makes the world think he is wise.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Dare to outlearn your best performance.

Elizabeth Eulberg

So …” Jack clears his throat. “We …”
Is Jack Coombs at a loss for words? I guess we don’t have to worry about the performance since the world is clearly going to end.

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