I Need A Change Quotes by Steve Jobs, J. R. R. Tolkien, Joss Whedon, Rita Rudner, Maya Angelou, Melissa George and many others.
For the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: ‘If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?’ And whenever the answer has been ‘No’ for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.
I am old, Gandalf. I don’t look it, but I am beginning to feel it in my heart of hearts. Well-preserved indeed! Why, I feel all thin, sort of stretched, if you know what I mean: like butter that has been scraped over too much bread. That can’t be right. I need a change, or something.
I think to an extent every human being needs to be redeemed somewhat or at least needs to look at themselves and say, ‘I’ve made mistakes, I’m off course, I need to change.’ Which is probably the hardest thing for a human being to do, and maybe that’s why it interests me so.
I rationalize shop. I buy a dress because I need change for gum.
If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.
When you get the role, it’s ’cause you know exactly how to play it, and they know that the way you’re playing it is exactly what they want. I never go with a role and say that I need to change anything about it. Otherwise, I wouldn’t take it.
I use the word totally too much. I need to change it up and use a word that is different but has the same meaning. Mitch do you like submarine sandwiches? All-encompassingly.
My default position is not to be an actor. My default position is to be a follower of Jesus Christ. If that means I continue in acting, great! I’d love that. But if it means I need to change professions someday because I can’t provide for my family, well, that’s what I need to do.
I need a life. I need a friend. I need a change. But nothing ever changes.