Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice, and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.
Even though I’ve had plenty of success and I’m very grateful for it, I’m not satisfied by it. I’m always trying to get better. I’m always trying to make my next record better than my last record. I think if you approach your career with that kind of humility and hunger it’ll make you continue […]
I grew up being the girl in the sidelines, singing the harmonies. That was my musical theater upbringing. Some of my fondest memories are of being in the rehearsal studio, practicing.
I wasn’t real quick, and I wasn’t real strong. Some guys will just take off and it’s like, whoa. So I beat them with my mind and my fundamentals.
Football is like life – it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.
Cooking is like snow skiing: If you don’t fall at least 10 times, then you’re not skiing hard enough.
The more you practice the art of thankfulness, the more you have to be thankful for.
The great thing and the hard thing is to stick to things when you have outlived the first interest, and not yet got the second which comes with a sort of mastery.
She who succeeds in gaining the mastery of the bicycle will gain the mastery of life.