Martin Sheen quotes: on golf, God, recovery, money, and more.
“Find something in your life worth fighting for.”
“If all of the issues that I have worked on were depending on some measure of success, it would be a total failure. I don’t anticipate success. We’re not asked to be successful, we are only asked to be faithful. I couldn’t even tell you what success is.”
“Stop going for the easy buck and start producing something with your life. Create, instead of living off the buying and selling of others.”
Roger Goodell quotes: the NFL Commissioner’s top quotes.
“It is very common to tell graduates: dream and dream big. I say do more than that. When you dream you are in an unconscious state. It ends. You wake up. It’s not real.”
“The way you continue to be a successful business is you don’t wait for the car to go off the cliff. You have to manage yourself. And make sure you do it in the right way so you are not making decisions in crisis.”
“I think there’s a balance that you have to take into consideration.”
MacKenzie Bezos quotes: JB’s ex spills the tea.
“Life is full of things that feel like traps. Our own weaknesses and mistakes. Unlucky accidents. The violence done to us by others. But they’re not always what they seem. Sometimes later we see that they led us where we needed to go.”
“I would say… that the things that we worry over the most in life, the things that we feel trapped by, the mistakes we’ve made, the bad luck that we come across, the accidents that happen to us, the paradoxes – in the end, oftentimes, those things are the things that we’ll look back and be the most grateful for. They take us where we need to go.”
Is to be 100% you.
Not the people-pleaser version.
Which, depending on who’s around, is probably pretty watered-down.
For instance, around your hipster friends?
No. You shouldn’t give two squirts of piss about your critics. I put sh*t out there. Some love it. Some hate it. Good. But do I want their opinions? Advice? F*cking feedback? And will I so much as send an email to try and change their mind? Nope.
Damon Wayans quotes: serious sayings from the funny guy.
“I think it’s really simple. It’s just belief in yourself.”
“Nobody can stop you but you. And shame on you if you’re the one who stops yourself. Homie don’t play dat.”
“If you have the ability and want it bad enough, do it!”
“The key qualities all successful people share are: drive, and belief in themselves.”
You get a wave. And you get a wave. And you get a wave. And you get a hug.
Andie MacDowell quotes: on growing up with an alcoholic mother, succeeding despite humble beginnings, beauty, health, money and more.
“I think every time in your life is valuable, and you need to exist in that moment. Because if you don’t – you lose it.”
“I think sometimes we seem to obsess on negativity.”
“My biggest regret is rolling in regret. It is best to pick yourself up, dust yourself off and move on.”
John Krasinski quotes: Jim Halpert’s hottest sayings.
“There’s the push and pull you put on yourself and the push and pull the world puts on you. Most of the time, the world’s going to win out, because it’s just logical that you should be more successful and more motivated. You can always be more.”
“One of the best lessons I’ve ever gotten in my life is to anticipate nothing because it’s always worse in your head than it really is.”
Carl Lewis quotes: O.G. (Olympic Gangster) enlightens us.
“Life is about timing and overcoming difficult things.”
“Channel your energy. Focus.”
“It’s all about the journey, not the outcome.”
“If you don’t have confidence, you’ll always find a way not to win.”
James Franco quotes: the dude who does everything on everything he’s done.
“Create your world around your work. Create your work around your life. Let other people help you shape it.”
“You are successful if you are able to work on the kind of material that you want to – if your life conforms to your dreams, regardless of outside acceptance or acclaim.”
Iggy Azalea quotes: the big booty rapper reflects on her career so far.
“Keep on living, keep on breathing, even when you don’t believe it. Keep on climbing, keep on reaching, even when this world can’t see it.”
“Really good things take time to grow. Foundation is not built overnight.”
“I don’t really sit around thinking ‘if only I could delete that one thing.’ You know, you’ve gotta move forward and have personal growth. I don’t really think much about that.”
Alyssa Milano quotes: “Samantha” talks about the guilt that came with being a child star, her love of baseball and her female sports apparel line called “Touch.”
“If you believe in something then you should do it. Don’t let anything stand in your way.”
“Life will always throw you curves; just keep fouling them off. The right pitch will come, but when it does, be prepared to run the bases.”
“A big part of life is realizing what you’re good at.”
“Be present and in the moment.”
Jon Voight quotes: on politics, religion, regret, and more.
“Don’t take no for an answer – take every opportunity you can to do something.”
“You start where you can get an opportunity, you take everything that you can do to gain entrance. You do the little work and you try to find people who can teach you.”
“I think people have to be ready to experiment, and not be so protective of their careers and image.”
Cybill Shepherd quotes: on hooking up with Elvis, the two things that saved her life, modeling, acting, and more.
“We have to keep trying things we’re not sure we can pull off. If we just do the things we know we can do… you don’t grow as much. You gotta take those chances on making those big mistakes.”
“I’ve got to take chances and get out there. What are you going to do, sit home and knit? I don’t knit.”
“You don’t suddenly become perfect. But we change. We grow and need different things.”