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Acting is not the noblest profession in the world, but…

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Acting is not the noblest profession in the world, but there are things lower than acting—not many, mind you, but politicians give you something to look down on from time to time.

Spencer Tracy

Quoted from Spencer Tracy: A Biography by James Curtis

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February 1, 2012 at 7:49 am

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Chris Rock: Being rich is about having lots of options.

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So I’m really just trying to learn and get better. Being rich is not about having a lot of money. Being rich is about having lots of options.

–Chris Rock, quoted in Jodi Glickman’s recent Harvard Business Review article “Why Chris Rock is on Broadway, Or, How to Learn New Skills“.

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May 7, 2011 at 10:28 am

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How to Measure Your Success

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If you live by someone else’s expectations, you’ll never achieve “success” – you’ll only find more and bigger and harder-to-attain expectations.

–Davy Kestens, How to Measure Your Success

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April 22, 2011 at 6:19 am

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