Angles Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Angles Quotes from famous persons: Carlos Condit, Robert Greene, Victor LaValle, David MacKenzie, Harry Wilson. The wide variety of quotes available makes it possible to find a quote to suit your needs. You’ve likely heard some of the Angles Quotes before, but that’s because they truly are great.

Magny is a tough test. Magny is well-rounded, has great

Magny is a tough test. Magny is well-rounded, has great endurance. He’s got great boxing and great reach, but he doesn’t have great angles. I have better movement than him and I feel that’s definitely an advantage.
Pool, it became clear to me, is all about angles. First, there are simple angles, as you must hit the cue ball to either side when you are not straight on.
Miniature golf, like billiards, is a game of angles. And, like billiards, most of the fun is in pretending you know what the hell you’re doing. The worse you do, the more you have to laugh.
Food scenes in movies are traditionally nightmares to shoot – you just can’t fake eating, and you usually have to repeat it a lot of times to get the angles you need. It’s actually quite a lot to ask of actors, and there’s really nowhere to hide.
I stay out after training and practice hitting balls from different angles just in case the chances come in a game.
You know how the best story angles often spring from that thought you have on reading an article or watching a show – that thought you have before the responsible journalist in you comes up with something boring. I usually recommend people get in touch with their deep ‘reptilian brain.’
Cock your hat – angles are attitudes.
Here at home, we’re in a world of right angles and human construct, so whether it’s cement or plastic or steel, everything is at an angle. But nature is chaos theory in full play. So having that uniqueness of what nature is gives me a sense of rejuvenation and scale.
I was the last guy I imagined anyone would ever associate with ‘Daredevil,’ but once I gave the character some thought, much like with the ‘Fantastic Four,’ I found my hooks and, I think, some angles on the series that have never been explored.
I feel like all the songs are little scenes, different angles, of the feelings that come around something ending.
I always say men’s facial hair is kind of like women‘s makeup. We know how to contour our face real nice and give ourselves nice angles and make our nose look not quite as crooked as it is.
Having a range of perspectives allows you to tell stories through a different lens and approach things from fresh angles. If you’re straining everything through the same filter, you’re always going to wind up with the same product.
I was a lawyer for about ten years. The law teaches one to see things from all different angles.
Alex Flinn
Drag is all about self-expression; there’s so many different angles you can take on it.
I draft on the computer. I have a really giant screen that attaches to my laptop, and then I have a humongous digital drawing tablet called a Cintiq. It sits at all different angles, and it’s so big that it would take two people to move it.
There are a lot of artists in Gowanus, and certain things come into your visual vocabulary from living there – the scale of the subway and the canal, sometimes it almost looks like a de Chirico painting, with the intense angles of the shadows and everything.
Dana Schutz
We’ve managed to keep a spirit of fun, I guess, of urban satire and finding new and odd interesting angles to the ways of life to put on the stage.
Adolph Green
No rendering can really simulate the way the light bounces off the bronze panel. From some angles, it’s almost a mirror, and from others it’s a matte surface.
‘Oppam’ is more of a director‘s movie, especially because I play a visually-challenged hero in it. The character doesn’t have a perspective, and so cameras aren’t placed like how they are usually done in other movies. The angles and the way the scenes are captured are different.
I’ve been working a lot on my lateral movement, and angles – it’s coming natural to me now – and on different techniques, keeping my hands right.
I work my angles and things like that.
I run my routes like a crossover dribble. It’s about taking angles, faking one way but going the other, and being savvy. And then, instead of running to the basket, I’m running away from the defender.
We did experiments with the Boston Symphony for many years where we measured the angles of incidence of sound arriving at the ears of the audience, then took the measurements back to MIT and analyzed them.
Whenever one or more components of a company‘s business model changes, new business models are created for supporting companies. The changes might involve niches served, new marketing angles or improved value propositions.
You can understand the integrity of the filmmaker from his camera angles. You can’t hide anything from it.
There are times when I am directing, and there are a couple of moments I didn’t get the way I wanted, but I know I still have other angles to shoot and I have to be done by noon; I move on.
What I like is finding new angles on genres.
I like to train the body from as many different angles as possible to use every modality available to do it.
Doing makeup, especially for drag, is all about being aware of the geography and angles of your face.
Topologists are not concerned with angles and lengths, which are clearly altered by stretching the rubber sheet, but they do care about more fundamental properties.
Climbing a big wall over several days is like running a giant construction project: constantly making lists, rigging ropes, organising food, figuring out camera angles – but you’re in this crazy place with your best friends, and it does take on a party atmosphere sometimes, like a big dudescamping trip.
As with instant replay, NFL Films’ use of slow motion, camera angles and the narration of Facenda was not just a technical breakthrough but a conceptual breakthrough.
Tony Verna
I like to warm them up with stand-up, get them into my world and tone, and then bring other characters on. There’s so much you can do theatrically on stage. You keep changing the direction and angles, and then people don’t get bored.
I think in the end there are only 20 or 30 tenets of basic cooking. It’s going at perhaps the same issue from different angles, from different points of view, from different presentation styles, that really makes things sink in and become embedded.
Right angles don’t attract me. Nor straight, hard and inflexible lines created by man.
Oscar Niemeyer
‘Heyy Babyy’ needed fast cutting and eye contact. It didn’t need fancy camera angles.
All architecture, classical or not, must have some sense of order, and order is much harder to achieve without the straight lines and right angles that have dominated the building art from time immemorial.
I am a creative person and watching a movie is like writing a story. So when I see a movie, I also see the editing, the music, the camera angles, etc.
Some time ago, I investigated the possibility that a computer might be able to reconstruct a picture from sets of very accurate X-ray measurements taken through the body at a multitude of different angles.
Godfrey Hounsfield
We need variations, variations in not just attempt but in flickers’ attempts as well. I mean, a flicker needs to use different angles, pace to keep the opposition defence guessing.
Vulgar lyrics and suggestive, voyeuristic camera angles do not celebrate a woman‘s sexuality, they actually objectify her.
Now, I recognize that there are certain postures and angles that make people see red, which are evidence of original sin or something, and I avoid that. I don’t shoot that any more.
Impact is just always improving at all angles. There is a lot of creativity and thought that goes into everything.
I think we’ve shot scenes from every angle directors can think of to make it look like different villages. I’ve directed a couple shows on that set and believe me, it’s impossible not to duplicate some camera angles.
Vic Morrow
As an anchor, I want to make sure we’re exploring all angles on a story. The viewer can make up their own mind.
Those of us raised in modern cities tend to notice horizontal and vertical lines more quickly than lines at other orientations. In contrast, people raised in nomadic tribes do a better job noticing lines skewed at intermediate angles, since Mother Nature tends to work with a wider array of lines than most architects.
Obviously, not the biggest guy in stature. Straight-line speed wasn’t my forte either. But I play very fast because I know the game. I take proper angles and know all my assignments.
What’s lovely about what I do for a living is the vast chasm of variety that constantly just comes at you from all angles.
I kind of really study different angles of the film. You see how people’s bodies are, how they react to certain kind of moves – what foot they step with, what hand they jab with, and all that. Just little things like that, that you pick up when you watch film. Studying is big for me.
I’m quite lucky in that at certain angles I look all right, and at others I don’t look so good, which enables me to play some leading roles and some stranger, more ‘character’-type parts. I wouldn’t say I’m the conventional handsome Hollywood leading man.
Tom Riley
Boxing and billiards, its all angles.
I worked on ‘Sarah Connor’ even longer than ‘Firefly.’ And I always remembered how generous everyone was to me when I didn’t know what to do, and I didn’t know the rules, and I didn’t know camera angles, and I didn’t know lighting.
Whenever I arrive on a real location, I have to move around and work out what the best angles are going to be.
A couple months before I got the audition for ‘Arrow,’ my husband and I had just sold everything we owned, packed our dogs and belongings into a truck, and moved to Los Angles with a prayer and almost no money. When I ended up booking the role, we both cried from joy and gratitude for a week straight.
I would love to direct a western. I love taking photographs and I’m always fascinated with angles. Also, my father was a film editor, and I have a talent for thinking of things that aren’t always in a script.
Johnny Crawford
A lot of these angles are really about trying to mimic broadcast sports angles in order to anchor the scene, to sort of normalize it before it becomes abstracted.
Matthew Barney
Both search and social have these distribution angles to them. Before social, if you wanted any sort of traffic on the web, it had to come from search.
Lars Rasmussen
The conductor must breathe life into the score. It is you and you alone who must expose it to the understanding, reveal the hidden jewel to the sun at the most flattering angles.
Charles Munch
A good coach is someone who can break down players, someone who is good with angles, setting up points on the court.
I ski very aggressively, and the angles that I create with my body are similar to some of the male racers.
In my head, scenes are shot from certain angles; there are camera pans, all of that kind of stuff. Converting those visuals to comic format was mostly a matter of adapting them to the rhythm of paneling.
Chris Wooding
Poetry, especially traditional Iranian poetry, is very good at looking at things from a number of different angles simultaneously.
Smiles come naturally to me, but I started thinking of them as an art form at my command. I studied all the time. I looked at magazines, I’d practice in front of the mirror and I’d ask photographers about the best angles. I can now pull out a smile at will.
I feel like if you flip through my Instagram, you’ll kind of see the same angles and poses every time. That’s the trick to having people love your Instagram selfies. It’s all about your angles.
In TV, you have no time and sort of just carpet bomb the scene with as many angles as possible as quickly as possible and find it in the edit.
Since I am a leg spinner, I would like to show all my four variations from all angles, two kinds of googlies which have been successful against left-handed batsmen.
When I don’t have the time to be in the Himalayas, I am in Bombay, Los Angles or N.Y. or Paris or wherever.
If you direct your attention to the position of a bird with regard to the wave surface, it will speedily be noticed to be nearly always on the rising side or face of the wave and moving apparently at right angles to the wave’s course, but really diagonal to it.
Lawrence Hargrave
Alisson is undoubtedly one of the best goalkeepers in the world and he deserves to be put on that pedestal. Him and Manuel Neuer are probably the best two when it comes to angles – those two are the very best in the world at getting their angles right, they don’t have to dive because they aren’t out of position.
I love keeping. I’m in the game all the time. I see angles that I wouldn’t normally see, and I feel part of what the captain does.
Mostly, I would like people to ask other writers about the craft of their writing so we could learn from one another. We ask movie directors why they chose to use certain lights and angles and speeds of film, but most of the time, we ignore the craft of a writer.
The opera tells the story with all the built-in contradictions and from many different angles.
Harrison Birtwistle
Almost everything looks the same at art fairs – very hygienic, very white, lots of right angles.
What about Hong Chau? In typical supporting-part fashion, she shows up halfway through ‘Downsizing,’ already shrunk, an imperious Vietnamese house cleaner with a limp and sharp angles. The movie’s satirical cleverness upstages its rage; then Ms. Chau proves she’s capable of managing both.
Imaginary time is a new dimension, at right angles to ordinary, real time.
It becomes a giant’s task to compute the result when the effect of cross seas, wind at all angles and ever varying force, arched surfaces, head resistance, ratio of weight to area, and the intelligence of the guiding power crop up.
Lawrence Hargrave
I grew up in Tampa, Florida, and St. Pete, Tampa, the Tampa Bay area, and that was the home of Championship Wrestling from Florida with Gordon Solie, Dusty Rhodes, and it was just… I mean, for storylines and angles and promos, it was second to none.
I think the biggest influence on my stand-up would be Chris Rock, in that I love that Chris is basically an essayist, in that he’ll take a subject and just try and attack it from as many different angles as he can.
The problem with cosmetic surgery is that people who have it can only see how they look in the mirror. They don’t realise how weird they look from other angles. I particularly hate the injections that puff out the face, which are hideous.
The Trump Administration is working from all angles to bring jobs back to our country by making it a better place to do business.
Up to the age of five, I wanted to be a builder. My neighbour, a builder called Paddy White, would come in for a cup of tea with my mother. I’d assemble all the pillows together at interesting angles, thinking he would spot my talent at a raw young age and take me on as an apprentice.
As far as lighting and blocking, camera angles and facial expressions, all that stuff that has to be very specific in film, as opposed to in wrestling where everything is larger than life and you’re performing to the masses.
It’s impossible to make dancing really effective on TV. The screen is too small, and the cameras can’t move fast enough to get the right angles.
Researchers can measure what kind of angles your legs take up during the day when they’re just trailing around behind you in weightless conditions, and what kind of impacts you feel during your exercise. They’re going to compare that with what we do on the ground.
John L. Phillips
I hit the ball early and move my wrist a lot, so I get bigger angles.
Alexandr Dolgopolov
Some people will stop a scene and demand a mirror and look at themselves and check which angles they’re being photographed from. I don’t do that.
I will say I would much rather play someone who isn’t the most spellbinding beautiful person because I am not that person and I don’t want to worry about my angles or how good I look on that day.
Charlotte Hope
It’s not so important to me where I work. A lot of good writers and directors and actors come out of Hollywood, so obviously it would be great to work there, but there’s some great stuff coming out of Britain, so I’m going to see what comes from all angles.
There’s a fun, nostalgic aspect to Legos – people connect to the art on a different level. But it’s also a medium that lets me design anything I can imagine. I especially enjoy creating curvy forms using rectangular pieces. Up close, you notice the sharp angles, but when you back away, the corners blend into curves.
As a former undercover CIA officer, I’ve worked with my colleagues in the 114th Congress to approach the growing terrorist threat from a number of angles, including addressing the issue of terroristsease of travel, combating terrorist recruitment strategies, and improving our own counterterrorism capabilities.
Whenever I fight, whenever you see me fight, I work a lot off of angles, using my kicks a lot.
The way you speak to a team is very important – both before a Test and during the game itself. If you try and do things on the run then people will quickly see through you. You’re also never going to say anything that profound and so it’s important to come up with new angles.
Perspective should never influence punishment. Too often in our society, we practice selective perspective. We’re willing to see all the angles only when it suits us. When perspective becomes inconvenient, we can be unflinching, even cruel.
Bogut – I wouldn’t be the defender I am without Bogut. He taught me a ton. Angles. How to guard the post. You name it, he taught me a ton.
Your woods, irons and wedges are built with specific lengths and lie angles, which demand that you stand to the ball a little differently for each one. The secret is to know which elements of your address position remain constant, and which ones you have to tweak to match the club in your hand.
Sergio Garcia
It’s a small city where I have a lot of time to think. The orchestra and I have had a chance to connect very well in this time. I think of all the millions of people in Los Angles. There aren’t that many millions of people in all of Sweden.
Big stories have lots of angles, and you have to decide what part of that story you want to address.
Always try clothes on before you buy them. Stand, sit, walk and inspect yourself from all angles before you buy it so you don’t regret it later. Knowing what it looks like on you is very important, as your body shape must suit the cut of the outfit.
There are different angles you have to work with as a hitter. Figuring out with my body what helps me get into those angles… is a constant discovery.
I found the hedge-fund guys I met all to be very, very concentrated listenerswatchful and articulate and quick to defend, if needed. They all seemed to have this contained sitting posture. The legs, if they weren’t crossed at right angles, tended to be close over the knee, their hands put together.
You have more time to work in movies. My experience with movies is that you have more time to experiment with the character and camera angles and things like that.
Jean Louisa Kelly
I don’t shoot movies quickly because I get a lot of coverage and a lot of angles, so we have all the pieces in the editing. I do a lot of takes, but it’s because I’m looking for something.
Nancy Meyers
The landscape is like being there with a powerful personality and I’m searching for just the right angles to make that portrait come across as meaningfully as possible.
I’ve been that celebrity on the red carpet, and I appreciate that something hasn’t got to just look good from the front, from the back, it’s got to look good at all angles.
A style is not a matter of camera angles or fancy footwork, it’s an expression, an accurate expression of your particular opinion.
Karel Reisz
I do like being in front of the camera more and more. Having experience behind it has taught me about lighting and angles, how to move, and what looks good and what doesn’t.
My parents used to talk about Sergio Leone films a lot. And I got really into them. I love Clint Eastwood. I love the camera angles. I love the music.
Babel‘ is about the point of view of others. It literally includes points of views as experienced from the other side. It is not about a hero. It is not about only one country. It is a prism that allows us to see the same reality from different angles.
With ‘Captain America,’ you might have three lines of dialogue the whole day. And there are just a million angles and a million set-ups, and it’s tedious.
You must keep raising this game to higher and higher levels, as on the pool table – mastering eventually the psychological angles. Your playing is a pleasure, all the way to the end, to death, when the game is over.
My father and mother are exceptional pedagogues who can motivate and tell it from all different angles. Later, chess for me became a sport, an art, a science, everything together. I was very focused on chess, and happy with that world.
Diving is a really, really difficult one because a player is the only one who genuinely knows whether they have dived. You can look at it at 40 different angles and not know. And you can just fall over, too.
For my money, if I’m playing anything then it has to have some sharp angles on it. It’s got to have some edges that you can cut yourself on, otherwise it’s boring.
Grant Bowler
One of the things you have to be able to do, as a comic strip artist, is to draw things repeatedly from a variety of angles, so you need references, and you find the best picture you can.
We would get 20 different angles and then cut them all together. That’s what I called it at the time – the ‘cubistic’ treatment of shooting football. It was the same thing Picasso did except we did it with a football play. It’s taking a single image and looking at it from multiple perspectives.
I do seem to have a lot of family secrets in my novels. I guess I’m one of those writers who is often writing about the same sort of themes, but taking different angles on them.
Nancy Werlin
If you move in and out, throw shots and use angles and the guy’s feet are planted, you look a lot better.
St. Andrews is my favorite place to play golf. I’ve said it many times. I love the design. I love how there is always a bunker in play. And every time you play, it is always a little bit different. There are so many angles out there. It is beautifully designed. And so much fun to play.
On stage, everyone stays put; the vantage point is always the vantage point, and you have to play to the size of the house. And of course, on film, there’s different angles, different shots, so that determines how animated or how still you must be.
As a professional selfie taker, I know my angles. And I know how to look 20 lbs. heavier and 20 lbs. lighter. If Instagram wants to tell me I’ve lost 60 lbs. in one week, then damn, I look good.
You’re a defensive lineman, you get knocked around from all different angles. I’ve been knocked around like a pinball quite a few times.
You’ve gotta understand camera angles, camera movement – a kick that may not be very powerful may look very powerful from a certain angle.
Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open.
Because of the vast reach of television, there have been different angles that have been explored showcasing the life of transgenders.
What I do, basically, is look at things from different angles. That is what I do on stage comedically, and that is what I do in art. I was always fascinated by the structure of things, why things work this way and not that way. So I like to see how things behave if you change the point of view.
Ursus Wehrli
You’ve got to know your role. I was never built like someone who was 6-9 or 6-10, didn’t have athleticism and became a good shooter. Wasn’t a natural shooter. So for me, it’s being smart. It’s a guy, I used to look at Shane Battier; take angles, play the right way, a winner. Do all the little things.
If you can show something as complicated as two people falling in love with just music and camera angles, well, just think about what you can do with football.
Young photographers must experiment all the time and not be frightened of using light – freely-shooting straight into the light if need be – making an effort to get new angles on much photographed subjects, and also discovering chemical properties of film itself.
Antony Armstrong-Jones
The best angles and the best stories always hinge on reality. Throughout the history of WWE, all the best storylines have a little touch of what’s real behind them.
I have seen the healthcare system from many angles, including as a patient.
Doing the soaps, every day it’s constant training. Dealing with camera angles, the other people – it’s great training.
Billy Magnussen
All these directors who do different locations forget that one room can be shot from a million different angles and a million different ways. When I direct a movie, I’m going to use that.
You can really walk around a song and completely, if it’s a good song, look at it from a lot of different angles. Johnny Cash with Rick Rubin illustrated that perfectly.