At the end of the day, it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about what you’ve done with those accomplishments. It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back.
What it taught me was forgiveness. It taught me that when people present themselves in a certain way, there’s probably some back story or issue or reason for the way that they are. It’s not you. It’s them. And a lot of times, its about something that’s completely out of their control.
Do what you have to do, to do what you want to do.
Got to be who you are in this world, no matter what.
Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life.
Don’t aspire to make a living, aspire to make a difference.
I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you’re prepared for it.
If you have an enemy, then learn and know your enemy, don’t just be mad at him or her.”
My faith helps me understand that circumstances don’t dictate my happiness, my inner peace.
I think a role model is a mentor – someone you see on a daily basis, and you learn from them.
Success? I don’t know what that word means. I’m happy. But success, that goes back to what in somebody’s eyes success means. For me, success is inner peace. That’s a good day for me.
So you never know who you touch. You never know how or when you’ll have an impact, or how important your example can be to someone else.
The chances you take, the people you meet, the people you love, the faith that you have. That’s what’s going to define you.
You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. That’s a part of it.
If I am a cup maker, I’m interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it