John Schneider: You are destined to fail as soon as you are trying to…
William C. Martell: I don’t know if writers are attracted to failure…
Lee Jessup: I think everybody has an idea of failure but nobody knows what it is. Right? “I’m going to fail and go down in flames!” No you’re not. The only failure in screenwriting is…
Gina Wendkos: In this business you get rewarded for failing and you can get passed over for succeeding…
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1) 0:56 – Writing The Wrong Script
2) 9:21 – You’re Not Good Enough
3) 21:07 – It’s Hard
4) 34:00 – Not Writing
5) 42:21 – Giving Up
6) 49:25 – Living in Los Angeles?
7) 54:40 – No Connections
8) 59:07 – Not Having Enough Scripts
9) 1:01:56 – No Feedback
10) 1:05:52 – Bad Timing
11) 1:06:43 – Don’t Stop Learning
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