Alec Guinness

Alec Guinness

British theater and film actor.
Luke : How did my father die?
Obi-Wan : A young Jedi named Darth Vader, who was a pupil of mine until he turned to evil, helped the Empire hunt down and destroy the Jedi knights. He betrayed and murdered your father. [Star Wars]More Alec Guinness quotes [04/06/2006 12:04:00]
The applause of all but very good men is no more than the precise measure of their possible hostility.More Alec Guinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An actor is at his best a kind of unfrocked priest who, for an hour or two, can call on heaven and hell to mesmerize a group of innocents.More Alec Guinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
That's no moon. It's a space stationMore Alec Guinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
An Actor is an interpreter of other men's words, often a soul which wishes to reveal itself to the world but dare not, a craftsman, a bag of tricks, a vanity bag, a cool observer of mankind, a child and at his best a kind of unfrocked priest who, for an hour or two, can call on heaven and hell to mesmerize a group of innocents...More Alec Guinness quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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