The security comes, as an actor, in knowing that youre not in control. If you try to control your career, or how people perceive you, youll make yourself unhappy, because life doesnt work like that. So much is luck. Its much better to let yourself off, to think, Theres nothing I can do.
Author Profession: US Celebrity
best known for the "Atkins Nutritional Approach" or "Atkins Diet"
Nobody had ever told me junk food was bad for me. Four years of medical school, and four years of internship and residency, and I never thought anything was wrong with eating sweet rolls and doughnuts, and potatoes, and bread, and sweets.
The thing that I was brought up to prize above everything else is the intellect. There is no problem that the intellect cannot solve, but it never had an original thought. Originality is the realm of the unconscious.
If anything good came out of 9/11, to me, was that people were so cynical about the world - all you hear about on the news is all the bad stuff everyday, but what was refreshing to me was after that, you saw how many good people there are out there. For every one bad one, theres a thousand good ones.
Author Profession: British Businessman
Sometimes, as a guest actor, when you come on, youre coming into a show thats already been established, and the wheels are already in motion. It can be very nerve-wracking, jumping in as a newcomer, but everyone on Saving Hope was so welcoming.
I remember so vividly playing a scene with Jimmy Stewart. I was in the back of a covered wagon, and we were doing this little talk in the wilderness. They did his close-up first. I was looking at him and thinking, How does he do that? He is not doing anything, and yet everything is there.