Even jealousy is based on fantasies: a fantasy that someone else has what belongs to you.
Self-esteem does not come from surrounding yourself with people and things that seem to increase your value. Real self-esteem is an integration of an inner-value with things in the world around you.
Confidence is the mark of a hopeful disposition.
I think that art is supposed to be ahead of the times.
Listening is not just hearing what someone tells you word for word. You have to listen with a heart. I don’t want that to sound touchy-feely; it is not. It is very hard work.
Identity is an assemblage of constellations.
I happen to be a hopeaholic. I tend to look at problems as an opportunity to do some work.
I am not myself; I am the potential of myself.
Learning is a tunnel experience that makes us think more broadly.
If you think about what acting is supposed to be, my job is to disappear.
Be more than ready. Be present in your discipline. Remember your gift. Be grateful for your gift and treat it like a gift. Cherish it, take care of it, and pass it on.
My job in my work is not to acquire power; it’s to question power.