Critics and Criticism No matter how well you perform there’s always somebody of intelligent opinion who thinks it’s lousy. No matter how well you perform there’s always somebody of intelligent opinion who thinks it’s lousy.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »Use your weaknesses; aspire to the strength.I have to act to live.Don’t waste your time striving for perfection, instead, strive for excellence — doing your best.David Lynch came out of it a genius, and I came out of it a fat girl. I’m sorry that the only comment I get about the part is the way I look. [Commenting on the critics’ response to her performance in Blue Velvet]The author himself is the best judge of his own performance; none has so deeply meditated on the subject; none is so sincerely interested in the event.I know I’m never as good or bad as one single performance. I’ve never believed in my critics or my worshippers, and I’ve always been able to leave the game at the arena.