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Facial Expressions Quotes


"Few animals display their mood via facial expressions as distinctly as cats." - Konrad Lorenz

"I live in the facial expressions of the other, as I feel him living in mine." - Maurice Merleau-Ponty

"I'm big on facial expressions, and I'm big on mannerisms, which I find to be hilarious." - J B Smoove

"I paint abstract expressions." - Billy Zane

"I know how to play comedy when it's needed. So even when it's really not there, my facial expressions are really great. I have a lot of facial expressions in my face, you know." - LisaRaye McCoy-Misick

"I know how to play comedy when it's needed. So even when it's really not there, my facial expressions are really great. I have a lot of facial expressions in my face, you know." - Lisaraye Mccoymisick

"Of all facial expressions, which is the worst to have aimed at you? Wouldn't you agree it's disgust?" - Leif Enger

"Take the emotional temperature of those listening to you. Facial expressions, voice inflection and posture give clues to a person's mood and attitude." - John C Maxwell

"Comedy's easy for me now - it's all about timing and the way you deliver lines. I use facial expressions to get the point across." - Melissa Joan Hart

"Animation taught me to draw quickly and clearly and to communicate a character's feelings through his or her body language and facial expressions." - Vera Brosgol

"Artificial intelligence is growing up fast, as are robots whose facial expressions can elicit empathy and make your mirror neurons quiver." - Diane Ackerman

"Watch how you communicate with a woman. Because you're always communicating, even when you're not talking - with your body language, your facial expressions, your eyes." - Orlando Bloom

"Someone told me I had funny facial expressions. I don't know whether I take that as a compliment or not, but." - Lucy Punch

"I never had any facial hair in my life." - Rachel Maddow

"I'm in the facial-hair phase of my career." - Paul Gallagher

"I hate tricky facial hair. If your facial hair is too spotty in places, shave. Just forget about it." - Tom Ford

"All tastes are expressions of belief." - Zadie Smith

"Self-education only produces expressions of self." - Robert Henri

"In silent films, quite complex plots are built around action, setting, and the actors gestures and facial expressions, with a very few storyboards to nail down specific plot points." - Laurie R King

"Smiles are probably the most underrated facial expressions, much more complicated than most people realize. There are dozens of smiles, each differing in appearance and in the message expressed." - Paul Ekman

"I have known people who radiate vulnerability. Their facial expressions say I am afraid of you. These people invite abuse. By expecting to be hurt, do they subtly encourage it?" - Ted Bundy

"Like, every couple of months you read, they rewrite, you come back in, they've animated more stuff - they usually videotape you while you're reading it - so they'll incorporate some gestures and some facial expressions into it." - John Goodman

"It was a challenge to be able to create a character without being able to use one's normal set of expressions. All the rubber and makeup attached to your face left you with only a modest range of facial movements." - Helena Bonham Carter

"In silent films, quite complex plots are built around action, setting, and the actors' gestures and facial expressions, with a very few storyboards to nail down specific plot points." - Laurie R King

"Gestures and facial expressions do indeed communicate, as anyone can prove by turning off the sound on a television set and asking watchers to characterize the speakers from the picture alone." - Peter Farb

"Coach Cunningham's my guy. Without me saying a word, he can read my body language and facial expressions and tell me exactly what I'm thinking and feeling. We're actually very similar people." - Ndamukong Suh

"Facial recognition software is already quite accurate in measuring unchanging and unique ratios between facial features that identify you as you. It's like a fingerprint." - Jan Chipchase

"If I'm lucky, I can do a facial once a month." - Gwyneth Paltrow

"Don't wear eyeliner with too much facial hair. It looks strange." - Pete Wentz

"I always had the facial hair so I looked older than I was." - Jimmy Smith

"I am not a big facial person. But I do love a body scrub." - Daria Werbowy

"The Yankees have strict rules. You can have a mustache but no other facial hair." - Derek Jeter

"We must become expressions of, not consumers of, realization." - Adyashanti

"Our creations are the outward expressions of our inner truths." - Bryant H Mcgill

"Why was it that cheering expressions were invariably so infuriating?" - Lauren Willig

"Blaming and punishing others are superficial expressions of anger." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Criticism, analysis, and insults are tragic expressions of unmet needs." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Birth and Death are the two noblest expressions of bravery." - Khalil Gibran

"Painted faces, sun burnt skin, fixed expressions, smiles worn thin." - Chaka Khan

"Words are finite expressions of the infinite mind." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Faith can take many different forms and expressions." - Rob Bell

"I use a lot of old-fashioned expressions." - Susan Cain

"Grant me some wild expressions, Heavens, or I shall burst." - George Farquhar

"My style is very strong poses and expressions." - John Kricfalusi

"Poetry is the exquisite expression of exquisite expressions." - Joseph Roux

"Respect is one of the greatest expressions of love." - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"I make a lot of expressions constantly. I'm animated." - Kevin Hart

"In reading we must become creators. Once the child has learned to read alone, and can pick up a book without illustrations, he must become a creator, imagining the setting of the story, visualizing the characters, seeing facial expressions, hearing the inflection of voices. The author and the reader "know" each other; they meet on the bridge of words." - Madeleine L'Engle

"Don't have conversations taking place in empty space. Weave in background details of where the action (dialogue is a form of "action") is taking place. Don't have invisible people talking, either. Let the reader see them as they speak - their facial expressions and gestures. And by all means "cue" the speeches to the speakers." - Lee Wyndham

"You can't do opera when already from the 10th row you can only see little dolls on the stage. In such an enormous space you can't put much faith in the personal presence of the individual singer, which is reflected in facial expressions, among other things." - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

"While voicing animations I use the same acting muscles, even more because you have to channel all into your voice, whereas when you're live-action you get props and scenery and other actors and your facial expressions and what happens to help you. It's not necessarily easier as an actor to do voice-overs, it's easier as a person." - Kathy Najimy

"Sign is a live, contemporaneous, visual-gestural language and consists of hand shapes, hand positioning, facial expressions, and body movements. Simply put, it is for me the most beautiful, immediate, and expressive of languages, because it incorporates the entire human body." - Myron Uhlberg

"In a jump, the subject, in a sudden burst of energy, overcomes gravity. He cannot simultaneously control his expressions, his facial and his limb muscles. The mask falls. The real self becomes visible. One only has to snap it with the camera." - Philippe Halsman

"She would make facial expressions as though she were having conversations with people in her head.They seemed to turn into debates more often than not,judging by the activity on her forehead...It was almost the conversations in her head were loud enough to fill her silence." - Cecelia Ahern

"Studies have shown touch to be the primary language of compassion, love and gratitude - emotions at the heart of trust and cooperation - even more than facial expressions and voice. Touch is the central medium in which the goodness of one individual can spread to another. Touch is the original contact high." - Dacher Keltner

"Trump is loose and obvious with his facial expressions. You could watch Donald Trump in a debate and not hear any of the words and you'll still get a sense for when he's pleased, when he's angry and when he's not." - Daniel Negreanu

"I love voice over work. To me, voice over and animation is such an art, because you focus solely on your voice. You do not focus on how to speak, combined with facial expressions, movement, etc. You as the actor need to convey all those things with only your voice." - Atticus Shaffer

"Two keen eyes had watched every move of the party from the foliage of a nearby tree. Tarzan had seen the surprise caused by his notice, and while he could understand nothing of the spoken language of these strange people their gestures and facial expressions told him much." - Edgar Rice Burroughs

"What parents teach is themselves, as models of what is human - by their moods, their reactions, their facial expressions and actions. These are the real things parents need to be aware of, and of how they affect their children. Allow them to know you, and it might become easier for them to learn about themselves." - Magda Gerber

"When you are in a live-action movie, you have so many more options to express yourself. You can use your body and your gestures and facial expressions. When you are doing an animated movie, you really only have your voice." - Jesse Eisenberg

"It is really hard to completely re-learn how to express yourself without using words. When you take away speech, you have to re-invent the way you express yourself. You have to exaggerate your body language and your facial expressions." - Jodelle Ferland

"The only one who didn't know was George Lucas. We kept it from him, because we wanted to see what his face looked like when it changed expression-and he fooled us even then. He got Industrial Light and Magic to change his facial expressions for him and THX sound to make the noise of a face-changing expression." - Carrie Fisher

"You can't do opera when already from the 10th row you can only see little dolls on the stage. In such an enormous space you can't put much faith in the personal presence of the individual singer, which is reflected in facial expressions, among other things." - Dietrich Fischerdieskau

"A KEY TO BEGIN FORGIVING: Become soft and tender with the person. The first step is to become soft in your mind and spirit. Lower your voice and relax your facial expressions. This reflects honor and humility; and as Proverbs 15:1 suggests, "A gentle answer turns away anger."" - Gary Smalley

"Studying design has made me a much, much more astute observer of this aspect of business. And I'm working mightily to improve my empathic skills. I've dramatically improved my ability to read facial expressions - and I'm trying to be a better, more attentive listener." - Daniel H Pink

"What you can do with visual effects is enhance the look of the character, but the actual integrity of the emotional performance and the way the character's facial expressions work, that is what is going to be created on the day with other actors and the director." - Andy Serkis

"In a movie, it's often important to have aliens whose gestures and facial expressions can be 'read' by humans. And in the days before sophisticated computer animation, most extraterrestrial bit players were guys in rubber suits. Such practical considerations forced Hollywood's hand when it came to aliens - they look like us for good reasons." - Seth Shostak

"I use facial masks diligently. I use at least two a day - one for moisturizing and one for whitening. I think I go through at least 600 sheets of facial masks every year." - Fan Bingbing

"What's interesting is a man with no facial hair is less intimidating than a man with facial hair, and a man who is bald is more intimidating than a man with hair." - Bryan Cranston

"The occupational hazard of being a Playboy Bunny is the aching facial muscles brought on by obligatory smiles." - Germaine Greer

"Women can be vivacious. We are allowed more varieties of facial expression and gestures. Men must be rocklike." - Gloria Steinem

"I have lifestyle requirements. Photos, meetings, lunches, dinners, facial care, tooth care. It requires an exorbitant amount of money." - Gary Coleman

"As for facial hair, I think I decided it was a good look after graduate school. I always shave it myself and trim my own beard. I change the look depending on the role. For 'Million Dollar Baby,' I had no facial hair. For 'Men in Black 3,' I had no facial hair but did wear a wig." - Mike Colter

"Marriages are more likely to fail when one partner not only does not mirror the other's expressions of happiness, but instead shows expressions of contempt." - Allan Pease

"There is no gender identity behind the expressions of gender... identity is performatively constituted by the very 'expressions' that are said to be its results." - Judith Butler

"Just the fact that there's motion and sound, took me a long time on Walking Dead to get used to the fact that in television, characters don't have to say things. In comics, people have to say I feel this way, or I want to do this, and you can do so much with gesture and movement and facial expressions that you can do sometimes facial expression stuff in comics, but you can do so more if somebody can move around without actually speaking. That leads to a different style of writing between the two mediums." - Chris Black

"A garden is one of the few expressions of man's nature that is altogether benign." - Nan Fairbrother

"Geometry alone is not enough to portray human desires, expressions, aspirations, joys. We need more." - Akira Yoshizawa

"Blushing is the most peculiar and most human of all expressions." - Charles Darwin

"We were created to be expressions of the goodness and wholeness of God." - Erwin Mcmanus

"The ACLU has been able to harass out of existence public expressions of faith." - Russell Kirk

"Often your utterances and expressions of your face leak out the secrets of your hidden thoughts." - Ali Ibn Abi Talib

"I define UNIX as 30 definitions of regular expressions living under one roof." - Donald Knuth

"One of the hardest expressions of self-assertiveness is challenging your limiting beliefs." - Nathaniel Branden

"Worlds and particles, bodies and beings, time and space: All are transient expressions of the Tao." - Laozi

"Listen. I got three expressions: looking left, looking right and looking straight ahead." - Robert Mitchum

"Compliments and praise, for their part, are tragic expressions of fulfilled needs" - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"All moralistic judgments, whether positive or negative, are tragic expressions of unmet needs." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Interpretations, criticisms, diagnoses, and judgments of others are actually alienated expressions of our unmet needs." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

""Religious Socialism," "Christian Socialism," are expressions implying a contradiction in terms." - Pope Pius XI

"How talented was death. How many expressions and manipulations of hand, face, body, no two alike." - Ray Bradbury

"Analyses of others are actually expressions of our own needs and values" - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Outer achievements should be expressions of inner abundance, not compensation for inner poverty." - Sangharakshita

"Euphonic and harmonious expressions, forcible and just expressions, profound and comprehensive expressions, and especially apt and witty expressions, each have their specific influence upon different minds, and their common influence upon all minds.... It is therefore high time our most valuable aphorisms and paragraphs were put in order for frequent perusal, and for handy reference, as the circumstances of life call up subjects." - Charles Simmons

"Uncommon expressions are a disfigurement rather than an embellishment of discourse." - David Hume

"Giving and receiving are different expressions of the same flow of energy in the universe." - Deepak Chopra

"Those expressions are omitted which cannot with propriety be read aloud in the family." - Thomas Bowdler

"It's difficult to find new solicitations, new expressions. But this is talking about filmmaking. Cinema." - Sergio Leone

"science and religion are intrinsically interconnected both being expressions of the human spirit. - page 10" - Varadaraja V. Raman

"Gifts and alms are the expressions, not the essence, of this virtue." - Joseph Addison

"Expressions are many but Thy loveliness is one; Each of us refers to that single Beauty." - Fakhruddin 'Iraqi

"The removal of untouchability is one of the highest expressions of ahimsa." - Mahatma Gandhi

"It is expressions of affection rather than money and power that attract real friends." - Dalai Lama

"Zen Makes use, to a great extent, of poetical expressions; Zen is wedded to poetry." - D.T. Suzuki

"Jazz vision is a wordless conversation between musical notes and visual expressions." - Barbara Januszkiewicz

"Mac looked up with the oddest of all his odd expressions" - Louisa May Alcott

"When your creative expressions match the needs of you fellow humans, then wealth will spontaneously manifest." - Deepak Chopra

"One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.'" - Norman Ralph Augustine

"We all flow from one fountain- Soul. All are expressions of one love." - John Muir

"Food is medicine. We can actually change our gene expressions with the foods we eat." - David Perlmutter

"Photography, for me, is something I can control fully. It's wholly my own expressions." - Mia Wasikowska

"Expressions of solemn testimony have long been important to the children of God upon the earth." - Joseph B Wirthlin

"All the marvels of nature are glimpses of His divine power and expressions of His love." - M Russell Ballard

"My aim is to communicate with the last man in the audience. Art minus communication is meaningless. The term 'abhinaya' is not just facial expressions. It means drawing the spectator to an idea. Look at the modern advertisements. It's contemporary abhinaya. But one who creates should know what has to be completely and what has to be suggestively portrayed. That is ethical aesthetics. The Natyasastra says a production must be such that a family should be able to watch it together." - Padma Subrahmanyam

"We read off the many signals that our companions' clothes transmit to us in every social encounter. In this way, clothing is as much a part of human body language as gestures, facial expressions and postures.Even those people who insist that they despise attention to clothing, and dress as casually as possible, are making quite specific comments on their social roles and their attitudes towards the culture in which they live." - Desmond Morris

"But they need to worry and betray time with urgencies false and otherwise, purely anxious and whiny, their souls really won't be at peace unless they can latch to an established and proven worry and having once found it they assume facial expressions to fit and go with it, which is, you see, unhappiness, and all the time it all flies by them and they know it and that too worries them no end." - Jack Kerouac

"There is something myopic and stunted in focussing only on the meaning of words and sentences. And this myopia is especially unfortunate when combined with a rather abstract view of a language as a set of elements and rules for combining these. For the result is to divorce enquiry into meaning from attention to the way words - and gestures, facial expressions, rituals and so on - are embedded in practices, in what Wittgenstein called 'the stream of life'." - David E. Cooper

"When I'm online and I see a picture I want to draw of anybody or anything, a unique angle of them or just something that looks very drawable, I slide it to my desktop and put it in a folder. It just seems like every picture of Trump is a revelation. Any angle. I didn't know a person could look like that. His facial expressions - he really is a cartoon. He's like an instruction manual of how to caricature someone." - Barry Blitt

"They need to worry and betray time with urgencies false and otherwise, purely anxious and whiny, their souls really won't be at peace unless they can latch on to an established and proven worry and having once found it they assume facial expressions to fit and go with it, which is, you see, unhappiness, and all the time it all flies by them and they know it and that too worries them no end." - Jack Kerouac

"I believe you've got to utilize what god gave you, so if you have facial hair, there are ways to look good while sporting it." - Jose Bautista

"Between Conniston, of His Majesty's Royal Northwest Mounted Police, and Keith, the outlaw, there was a striking physical and facial resemblance." - James Oliver Curwood

"You're looking good today Bret. Very hot... hotter than Jemaine. You have a refined bone structure, while Jemaine's facial features are too deep set to be classically handsome." - Kristen Schaal

"After I grew some facial hair, I looked a bit older, and I guess that's what the modeling world wanted because I started booking more luxury brands." - Godfrey Gao

"I like a grizzly look as long as it's maintained. Facial hair requires maintenance; you can't just grow it out and be done with it." - Adrianne Palicki

"I just grew the hair on my back. Facial hair just wasn't appealing to me. I liked it on my back, though." - Bob Uecker

"The writing is important, but the way you say the line and the pause you give it, the facial expression - all of that is very important." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"Having George W. Bush giving a lecture on business ethics is like having a leper give you a facial, it just doesn't work!" - Robin Williams

"When someone is in our tribe, I think it's particularly easier for us to tell them apart, because we're used to their facial features." - Don Lemon

"I could spend a whole day at a spa. I'd get a facial, a scalp rub, massages, then eat some grapes and be good to go." - Dule Hill

"Even if you close your eyes, you'll still hear Donald Trump sniffing. Linguists might call [these visuals] paralinguistics, every form of information including facial gestures and facial features. Obviously these things get scrutinized in tremendous detail, so that a cough can be of outsized importance. [But] that's all part of the package." - Ben Zimmer

"In terms of facial creams or lotions, I try to switch it up and stay as natural as possible. l like Le Mer facial cream for when I have an event. It's very rich and sometimes too rich for some people, but I like it." - Sanaa Lathan

"One does not concern oneself with the expressions, but rather with life. You are looking at life through the wrong end of the telescope when you look at the expressions of life." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"I like putting common expressions next to uncommon expressions. I'm sure in Poetry 101 there is a name for it, but it seems like you usually go one way or the other in rock music." - Dan Bejar

"...and gradually his face assumed the expressions which are so often found among rich people - the expressions of discontent, of sickliness, of displeasure, of idleness, of lovelessness. Slowly the soul sickness of the rich crept over him." - Hermann Hesse

"They've found a way to privately, or within a small family group, share expressions, or other images, drawings, and then gain access to some of the world's great expressions and images and make them real, make them tangible." - John Doerr

"People may not be impressed by our theological grasp, but they may be impressed by our expressions of practical godliness." - Alistair Begg

"The Founders intended only to prevent the establishment of a single national denomination, not to restrain public religious expressions." - David Barton

"Our dreams are expressions of our inner beauty. I've learned that it's completely okay to want whatever you want." - Sheri Fink

"All your desires, whatever they may be, are expressions of your longing for happiness. Basically, you wish yourself well." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"There come to one's soul heavenly thoughts as he joins in heavenly expressions coupled with heavenly melody." - David B. Haight

"No time to spare: the expression assumed its full significance, as so many expressions do in wartime." - Guy Sajer

"Boileau's numbers are excellent, his expressions noble, his thoughts just, his language pure, and his sense close." - John Dryden

"The mask means to me: freshness of color, sumptuous decoration, wild unexpected gestures, very shrill expressions, exquisite turbulence." - James Ensor

"Animals in different countries have different expressions just as the people in different countries differ in expression." - Gertrude Stein

"Look for all fancy wordings and get rid of themAvoid all terms and expressions, old or new, that embody affectation." - Jacques Barzun

"all that time hanging around the sets, watching Norma Shearer make the most of her three expressions, was a help." - Joan Crawford

"We do not judge, we believe that we are all beautiful intelligent expressions of GOD here on this planet." - K. D. Aubert

"Miracles occur naturally as expressions of love. When you choose to love, you choose to work miracles." - Marianne Williamson

"They spoke very little of their mutual feeling; pretty phrases and warm expressions being probably unnecessary between such tried friends." - Thomas Hardy

"For all these new and evolutionary facts, meanings, purposes, new poetic messages, new forms and expressions, are inevitable." - Walt Whitman



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