David Mamet Quotes

David Mamet Quotes: For the record, if you're not a stage actor, climbing onto Broadway and tackling something like David Mamet is not an easy thing to do.
Author: Jeremy Piven
[David] Mamet's the writer I admire most but he's way off from when he tries to talk about what the moral appeal of liberal thought is. His heart is not in it.
Author: David Hare
David Mamet was great to work with. He was everything that I thought he would be as a director. He's incredibly articulate, an easy collaborator. Extraordinarily knowledgeable about film and writing.
I did about 10-12 national commercials and then got one line parts in things like 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' and the show 'The Unit.' Got a little part in the movie 'Redbelt' by David Mamet and kept slowly grinding up and then started getting bigger parts in independents and getting noticed by Liz Meriwether.
Just then David's men and Joab returned from a raid and brought with them a great deal of plunder. But Abner was no longer with David in Hebron, because David had sent him away, and he had gone in peace.
'Cause I'm battling giants, defiant Yes, I'm fighting to face all of my fears Yeah, I'm fighting Goliath With my little David, little David tears With my little David, little David tears
said to David, You will not get in here. Nevertheless, David captured the fortress of Zion, the City of David.
I liked to think I had written 'scripts' when I was in high school, but looking back at them, they were about thirty pages of wannabe-Mamet dialogue with a staple through them.
Yes, there was a massive difference between their styles. David is a very technical director and Chris is an actor's director, in the sense of emotion. With David, he's done horror films, so Eclipse is much darker, whereas I found New Moon really light and poetic. I didn't have as much interaction with David because the casting process was already done.
Author: Tinsel Korey
A few years ago I lost one of my dearest friends. He died at age 53 - heart attack. David is gone, but he was one of my very special friends. I used to say of David that if I was stuck in a foreign jail somewhere accused unduly and if they would allow me one phone call, I would call David. Why? He would come and get me. That's a friend. Somebody who would come and get you.
Author: Jim Rohn
And I'm battling giants, defiant I'm fighting to face all of my fears Yeah, I'm fighting Goliath With my little David, little David tears, little David tears
David thought, I will show kindness to Hanun son of Nahash, just as his father showed kindness to me. So David sent a delegation to express his sympathy to Hanun concerning his father. When David's men came to the land of the Ammonites,
'Cause I'm battling giants, defiant Yeah, I'm fighting to face all of my fears Yeah, I'm fighting Goliath With my little David, little David tears, little David tears
and the sixth, Ithream the son of David's wife Eglah. These were born to David in Hebron.
Author: 2 Samuel 3:5
So he sent David away from him and gave him command over a thousand men, and David led the troops in their campaigns.
When Saul realized that the LORD was with David and that his daughter Michal loved David,
He pelted David and all the king's officials with stones, though all the troops and the special guard were on David's right and left.