Making A Living Quotes by Confucius, Amy Hill, Melissa Ordway, John Cleese, David Friedman, Denzel Washington and many others.
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.
I love to perform and I love to perform characters, and sometimes when I’m doing television and film, I just feel like I’m making a living. I’m good at it, but I’m not really being artistically challenged.
I modeled a little bit in Georgia growing up. I did catalogs and different things, but then when I came to L.A., I became a professional model. It sounds kind of crazy, but in L.A. was when I was able to start making a living from modeling.
If life were fair, Dan Quayle would be making a living asking ‘Do you want fries with that?’
I have been writing since I was about 20, and at first I wrote in secret and never showed anybody. I was very concerned about making a living, so I conducted.
Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life.
Through all of this lovely interviewing, and nice things people say, and the rest of it, I have learned that I am an actor. That is my profession. That is my job. That is how I make a living. So I am just out there making a living.
The strength of British theatre should be that these actors in their middle years know what they’re doing and are good at it. Not rich, not famous, but making a living.
Every individual was put on this earth to accomplish some purpose bigger than just making a living.
I am getting to travel all over the world doing what I love and making a living out of it. That is a huge blessing to me.
I didn’t associate playing tennis with making a living until I was maybe 18 or 19.
I was having a nice anonymous little time as a writer. I really was on the writer path. I was sort of minding my own business. I loved making a living in music.
Sheet music, recording, radio, television, cassettes, CD burners, and file sharing have all invalidated, to some extent, the old model of making a living making music.
My first summer at a repertory theater, I was making $20 a week. I was making a living, as far as I was concerned, and I was doing theater. And next season, I made $40 a week. But I don’t think anyone in my family would have considered that making a living.
Well, we’re in show business, and I have been making a living in this business a long time and inevitably it means taking what it is that you’ve done and hopefully you’re showing it to a lot of people who like it.
The best things in life aren’t things.
Art is not to do with the practical side of making a living. It’s to live a fuller human life.