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"There are many talented people." - Paula Abdul

"Talented people are restless at their core." - Lorne Michaels

"Talented people without discipline don't go anywhere." - Royce Gracie

"I like nice, honest, talented people." - Vincent Gallo

"Black people are the most talented people in the world," - Jamie Foxx

"The public hungers to see talented young people kill themselves." - Paul Simon

"I would say music, film, and talented people inspire me." - Mpho Koaho

"The most talented people are always the nicest." - James Caan

"There are many people of color who are very talented." - James D Watson

"I'm always surrounded by smart talented people. I had talented partners. Stan Latham for one. Talent scouts." - Russell Simmons

"When you're talented, you're talented." - Alicia Keys

"My only claim is that not all talented people should go to college and not all talented people should do the exact same thing." - Peter Theil

"There are so many talented people in film today. There seem to be poor scripts, but the actors and actresses are very talented." - Frederick Lenz

"I'm always looking for talented people that I want to collaborate with." - Jack Black

"Talented people almost always know full well the excellence that is in them." - Charlotte Bronte

"What's important is that I'm working with very talented young people." - Maria Tallchief

"Surrounding yourself with inspiring people is now just as important as being talented or working hard." - Drew Houston

"Most geniuses are just talented people who get up really early in the morning." - Joel Achenbach

"Working with talented people and challenging myself as an actor [excites me]." - Mark Wahlberg

"When you get talented people together with egos, this is kind of what happens." - Tommy Ramone

"Great things are accomplished by talented people who believe they will accomplish them." - Warren Bennis

"Throughout the course of my life, I've been blessed to work with extremely talented people." - George Dzundza

"You achieve because you're lucky to work with people who are very talented." - Ben Gazzara

"There are far more talented people doing voice work than I." - Bryan Cranston

"Yeah, I've had the privilege to know a lot of really talented people." - Ashley Judd

"People hate me because I am a multifaceted, talented, wealthy, internationally famous genius." - Jerry Lewis

"I've always surrounded myself with talented people, both in film and in business." - Ronald Meyer

"You can sometimes learn more working with less talented people, because you learn to survive." - Jacqueline Bisset

"Great things are accomplished by talented people who believe they will accomplish them." - Warren G. Bennis

"China is a great country with a great culture, populated by fascinating, industrious and talented people." - Vladimir Putin

"Some people don't need to work hard because they are so talented." - Matt Smith

"Always surround yourself with people who are even more talented and competent than you." - Stephen Covey

"I think I'm happiest when there are really talented people around." - Domhnall Gleeson

"The most important thing a mayor does is hire talented people to run the city." - John Hickenlooper

"I know people that can't win. I know people that are very talented at sports, and they never win." - Donald Trump

"The people who do the scoring and the music for movies are very talented, really special people." - Claudia Christian

"In most cases being a good boss means hiring talented people and then getting out of their way." - Tina Fey

"I've known just thousands of people a hell of a lot more talented than me who never could get anywhere." - Donnie Fritts

"Fail fast. Fail often... The most talented people in the world have bad ideas. That's a good thing to learn." - Rashida Jones

"Look at self-satisfied pop singers or greasy, semi-literate athletes. People worship them. Why?" "Because they"re talented." - Anthony Horowitz

"Just because someone raps, doesn't mean that's all they can do. A lot of people are multi-talented." - Dmx

"I've known lots of people that are talented and nothing happens. It's not about talent, it's relentless drive." - Downtown Julie Brown

"Look at self-satisfied pop singers or greasy, semi-literate athletes. People worship them. Why?" "Because they're talented." - Anthony Horowitz

"I'm fortunate to know a lot of incredibly talented people, and they all want to be a penguin." - Bob Saget

"There's a lot of controversy online, some people say i'm a genius and other say i'm hugely talented." - Andy Kindler

"Sometimes, when you work with mediocre talents, they feel entitled. They act like stars. Genuinely talented people don't." - Barbra Streisand

"Great things are achieved by talented people who are absolutely convinced that they not only can but will achieve them." - Warren G. Bennis

"I made some nice associations. Ben Perowsky and Kevin Hays... Bill Mobley and Pete McGuinness. A lot of talented people." - Jon Gordon

"I will say, the performers in the musical are some of the most super-talented people I've ever seen." - Tom Scharpling

"Alan Bennett and Judi Dench are amazingly talented people who don't let you down when you meet them." - Alan Titchmarsh

"I realize how talented our hair and wardrobe people are every time I have to get dressed on my own." - Jon Hamm

"I'm aware of the fact that a lot of talented people out there will never get this chance." - Brad Paisley

"A lot of people I make music with are really talented and it doesn't stop at one instrument." - Abbie Cornish

"I think there's a million talented people out there, it's just a matter of luck a lot of the time." - Joan Cusack

"I know people I feel are extremely talented, but I don't know that I've ever heard any geniuses." - Aretha Franklin

"Luckily, I had that experience on 'Homeland,' to work with these unreal people who are unbelievably talented, great actors." - Diego Klattenhoff

"I stand to learn more working as an actor with really talented people than I do by directing a feature." - Domhnall Gleeson

"Jennifer Lawrence is so talented and so lovely. She has a real ability to connect with people." - Julianne Moore

"Youth must go ahead and prosper. These young painters are all very talented people, but they all paint frescoes." - Edvard Munch

"You need fans in high places, I always tell people. I don't care how talented you are." - Jaleel White

"I'm always asking friends what new music they're into, and I love showing people new talented artists." - Mark Hoppus

"I've known lots of people that are talented and nothing happens. It's not about talent, it's relentless drive." - Julie Brown

"The more work I do, the more important it is to work with people I like - who are very talented." - Frank Oz

"Talented people have to do what they do. Someone can criticize but you do what you do." - Jerry Weintraub

"No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells it all." - Unknown

"Bernie Mac is talented!" - Bernie Mac

"Ambition is important. Of course you can't get anywhere without talent, but there are a lot of talented people. To succeed, you have to be the most ambitious talented person." - Natalie Massenet

"I'm hoping that, over the years, people will come back to 'MADtv' and think it isn't that bad. We had some really talented people on there." - Bobby Lee

"Sometimes good television doesn't depend on money, it depends on imagination and good people directing, casting and doing the job with talented people." - Elisabeth Sladen

"We are not equally talented. Steve is enormously talented." - Jayne Meadows

"No talented person remains a talented without a perseverance." - Lokendra Singh

"Mother Earth is very talented." - Nhat Hanh

"The innovation point is the pivotal moment when talented and motivated people seek the opportunity to act on their ideas and dreams." - W. Arthur Porter

"Alex [Da Kid] does have diversity, not just in what he produces, but what he hears. He has this knack for finding talented people." - Skylar Grey

"It's motivation. Some people are gifted at specific things, but I had to develop. The thing I'm most talented at is the ability to learn." - Kanye West

"Leadership potential exists in everybody. What I think we have missed is that we have somehow relegated leadership only to a special, talented few people." - Myles Munroe

"Of course when people are as talented as Jim O'Rourke or Gene Coleman, pretty soon you know that they're going to be part of the bigger scene anyway." - Evan Parker

"Creativity is not a solitary process. It happens within networks... when talented people get together, when idea systems and mentalities merge." - David Brooks

"The twins are talented, quality people who have shown continuous improvement in all aspects of their game since joining the Canucks." - Dave Nonis

"The only way a show works is you find people who you think are qualified and talented and you give them a chance to do what they do." - Jerry Seinfeld

"Self-managing is Job One. Have a vision and a mission. Surround yourself with talented people. Rely on effective coaching, not managing of employees." - Tom Gegax

"Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they're not - because the thing they were good at at school wasn't valued, or was actually stigmatized." - Ken Robinson

"And specialness - everyone wants it. But Jesus, is it the most essential thing there is? Most people aren't talented. So what are they supposed to do - kill themselves?" - Meg Wolitzer

"The only people who can fix Africa are talented young Africans. By unlocking and nurturing their creative potential, we can create a step change in Africa's future." - Neil Turok

"I still think people will find out that I'm really not very talented. I'm really not very good. It's all been a big sham." - Michelle Pfeiffer

"I'm really convinced I`m not talented at all, and I'm sure that people are just about to figure that out." - Lily Allen

"Talented performers flock to the best and brightest leaders, and these leaders in turn lift the lids off their people and uncork the latent talent inside of them." - John C Maxwell

"Access to talented and creative people is to modern business what access to coal and iron ore was to steel-making." - Richard Florida

"Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they're not - because the thing they were good at at school wasn't valued, or was actually stigmatized." - Ken Robinson

"Nearly all rich and powerful people are not notably talented, educated, charming or good-looking. They become rich and powerful by wanting to be rich and powerful." - Paul Arden

"Don't be scared to dream big, and don't be afraid to be close to people. And never give up! It's the tenacious not the talented that win." - Bear Grylls

"I like sitting in the dark and watching people far more talented than I'll ever be sing my songs and say my words. It's thrilling." - Kathie Lee Gifford

"I haven't a clue why I've lasted so long. There's no reason. There are many people more talented than me. I think it's luck." - Cher

"The best and most talented directors - and I think it goes for people too - are the most confident in giving room to their actors and trusting them." - Ari Graynor

"I still think people will find out that I'm really not very talented. I'm really not very good. It's all been a big sham." - Michelle Pfeiffer

"Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they"re not - because the thing they were good at at school was' valued, or was actually stigmatized." - Ken Robinson

"Somebody's going to wake up and their job in life is going to be to make guitars. There are a lot of good, talented people." - Paul Reed Smith

"Great leaders love talent and know where to find it. They surround themselves with talented people who can work effectively together." - Warren G. Bennis

"If you cast really funny, talented people and let them do what they need to do, they're going to hit a home run for you without a script." - Justin Roiland

"That's kind of how I've based my career. I find talented people and beg me to let me work with them." - Drew Goddard

"I've been really lucky that I've been exposed to a lot of lovely, talented people who are not jerks, and I would like to continue that streak." - Mackenzie Davis

"I know people who are really talented at writing, and they just don't ever make it happen because they're also good at other things." - John Brandon

"I just really enjoy the process of working with other talented, creative people. There's great power in bringing diverse points of view together. It can be incredibly stimulating." - Mark Parker

"If you surround yourself with talented people and you give them the freedom to achieve, then the work will never fail." - Rankin

"Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honour as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity." - Thomas Hardy

"I won't mention names, but in my career, the most talented people invariably are the easiest and nicest to get along with." - James Caan

"I know a lot of incredibly, profoundly talented, skilled people that aren't given certain opportunities or any opportunities, and that aren't working." - Johnny Galecki

"I think when you get people who are really talented and you take them out of their comfort zone, you get a lot more out of them." - Gore Verbinski

"To get enough of the teachers we need, teaching has to be a great job where talented people are supported and rewarded." - Michael Bennet

"I think there are those individuals who are intimidated by really smart, talented people. But for me, surrounding yourself with great talent is the key to success." - Monika Chiang

"There are lots of people way more talented than me - but I work more, and I wanted it more. I never waited on anyone else." - Ester Dean

"Casting young people is always so difficult, and they got it so right in 'Game of Thrones.' All the young actors are amazingly talented and so professional." - Joe Dempsie

"So I won't say I'm lucky. I'm fortunate enough to find or attract very talented people. For some reason I found them, and they found me." - Peter Dinklage

"We have a training period; we have certain guidelines and structure. You can't hire talented people and stifle them. That's not the way it works anymore." - Todd English

"Modeling has given me the opportunity to travel outside of Brazil and see the world. I have been meeting many interesting and talented people along the way." - Izabel Goulart

"It's good to be able to be a leading lady, to be a romantic lead, to play opposite people who are talented, and charismatic and stuff." - Heather Graham

"When you get to play pretend for a living and do it with really talented people, it's really fun to go to the office!" - Taylor Handley

"Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity." - Thomas Hardy

"Talented people are written off once they hit their 50s and 60s, and the saddest thing is, we just get better as we get older." - Kim Cattrall

"I like to work with people that I like hanging out with, that I admire, that are really smart and talented, and we can problem solve together." - Tom Cruise

"I think I've been really good at surrounding myself with really talented people. I've picked the right coattails to ride on." - Nathan Fillion

"I hate receiving compliments; I hate being told I'm talented or people think I'm going to be a movie star. I always feel that it's forced and fake." - Megan Fox

"I'm inspired by artists and musicians. There are so many wonderful and talented people in the world. I love discovering new music, new writers, or new art." - Alicia Keys

"One of the magical things about Nashville is just how many incredibly talented people are here and the way they support each other." - Callie Khouri

"I don't want to talk about myself, that's for other people to say, so I'm not saying I was so talented." - Jon Lovitz

"Kristen Bell is one of my best friends. I've had the pleasure of working with some really great people, and Kristen is just a beautiful, talented young lady." - Chris Lowell

"I don't think what I do is influenced by suffering. I come from a talented people who are prolific in music and dance." - Hugh Masekela

"There are so many people, deaf or otherwise abled, who are so talented but overlooked or not given a chance to even get their foot in the door." - Marlee Matlin

"At Marvel, I was lucky enough to work with really talented people, but I always had this nagging thought: 'One day I'll write my own stories.'" - David Mazzucchelli

"If the work requires smart, talented, creative people, then more than anything, you want to enable folks on the team to create." - Steven Sinofsky

"I've always loved it in Las Vegas, and it is the only city in the world that brings so many different talented people from so many places." - Daniel Boulud

"We certainly see opportunities in Vietnam for talented people to have jobs in the IT sector, including the improvement of the efficiency of the economy and the government." - Bill Gates

"I think you inherit most of your talent from your parents, although sometimes a fabulously talented singer grows out of the union of two tone-deaf people" - Joely Fisher

"Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they're not - because the thing they were good at at school wasn't valued, or was actually stigmatized." - Ken Robinson

"I think that I've learned to relax, and trust in and hire very talented people, and trust in their abilities a little more." - Mark Romanek

"People think I must have been so talented at an early age, but I don't know - was it talent or hard work? Who knows?" - Monica Seles

"I think some of our most talented people are not going to pick the arts as a way that they're going to spend their lives." - Anna Deavere Smith

"I surround myself with a talented group of people that are opinionated and interesting. I try to remain very open to what others have to say." - Anna Wintour

"The only people who can fix Africa are talented young Africans. By unlocking and nurturing their creative potential, we can create a step change in Africa's future." - Neil Turok

"Reality TV finds talented people. There are no scripts. The editing is what it's all about. Great editing makes those shows." - Pete Waterman

"There are so many examples of talented actors working today, no matter how they live their private lives. I'm lucky that people believe me when I'm in character." - Neil Patrick Harris

"I think a lot of people do big movies not because they are talented artists but because they can function in the circumstances." - Ang Lee

"I just want to be in good things that I want to see, and I want to work with talented people who are smarter than myself." - Adam Brody

"As an actor, I've just gotten insanely lucky. I quite like being surrounded by lots of different talented people lots of different times a year." - Domhnall Gleeson

"Whatever the marketplace, if talented people are given resources, they're going to keep driving us to having better, simpler, cheaper solutions to problems." - Dean Kamen

"Rihanna is a very talented person. One of those people who are able to do whatever they want with great results." - Liam Neeson

"Many successful people are no more talented than unsuccessful people. The difference between them lies in the old axiom that successful people do those things that unsuccessful people don't like to do." - Harvey Mackay

"I hope my talent has something to do with it. I just think this business is so crazy. I obviously do the best I can, and the directors I admire see something in me. But this is a strange business, and there are people who are incredibly talented who never make it, who never get these opportunities. So that's why I say I'm lucky. I don't feel that I'm not talented - I think I am talented - but I also think I'm very lucky." - Jennifer Jason Leigh

"When talented people write badly, it's generally for one of two reasons: Either they're blinded by an idea they feel compelled to prove of they're driven by an emotion they must express. When talented people write well, it is generally for this reason: They're moved by a desire to touch the audience." - Robert Mckee

"I place a higher value on work ethic than talent, because, in certain areas, you just need to cast, you need to cast actors with talent, you need to hire directors with talent, but I've worked with very talented people who have a poor work ethic, and the outcome is less desirable than people who are less talented and have an incredible work ethic." - Damon Lindelof



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