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Wallace Shawn Quotes & Quotations
Wallace Shawn
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    For me, a play is a form of writing which isn't complete until it is interpreted by actors. But it's still a form of writing. And so most of my time is spent thinking about how to write a sentence. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 2
    I have been vain since birth. I expected other people to like what I did, although my vanity has definitely diminished over the years. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 3
    I never planned to be an actor. It turned out I could make a living doing it. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 4
    I see myself as a citizen of the planet. Even as a child, I always found it mindless to root for your own team. I was puzzled by the fact that people said their own team was better than other teams simply because it was theirs. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 5
    I sincerely believe that if Bush and Cheney recognized the full humanity of other people's mothers around the world, they wouldn't commit the crimes they commit. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
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    It is hard enough to make a plan for how you are going to spend an evening with somebody else. So to make a plan for how you are going to behave in 25 years seems based on a view of life that is incomprehensible to me. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 7
    My plays have been strange from the beginning, and they never got unstrange. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn
  • 8
    We're in an emergency situation. The United States has become an absolutely terrifying country, and I would hope that I could participate in some way in stopping the horror and the brutality. Wallace-ShawnWallace Shawn