When I was a teenager, I began to settle into school because I’d discovered the extracurricular activities that interested me: music and theater.
I don’t want a Black History Month. Black history is American history.
Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.
The best way to guarantee a loss is to quit.
People need to start to think about the messages that they send in the movies.
But I can say that life is good to me. Has been and is good. So I think my task is to be good to it. So how do you be good to life? You live it.
I am going to stop calling you a white man and I’m going to ask you to stop calling me a black man.
As you grow in this business, you learn how to do more with less.
You’re going to relegate my history to a month.
There’s no mystery to it. Nothing more complicated than learning lines and putting on a costume.