In an interview with Charlie Rose, Cate Blanchett talks about acting and working with Woody Allen for her latest role in his movie “Blue Jasmine” – and she refers to the poignant quotes by dancer, choreographer and teacher Martha Graham (1894-1991) about leading a creative life and being an artist, such as these:
“There is a vitality, a life force, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique.
“It is not your business to determine how good it is, nor how valuable it is, nor how it compares with other expressions.
“It is your business to keep it yours clearly and directly, to keep the channel open…
Continued [with short video clip from her Charlie Rose Show interview] : Cate Blanchett on Living a Creative Life.