Bill Duke’s Favorite Quotes

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Bill Duke, Actor, Director, Producer, Author: …You can’t be trying to please everybody except you. Not good right?

Film Courage: The People-Pleasing Disease.

Bill: That’s right, it is a disease. What happens to you when you need something, where’d they go? It’s called the Woodwork People. When you’re doing real good, they come out of the woodwork.

When you’re doing bad, they go back in. Right?

Film Courage: Yes.

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Bill: When I start doing really well, people come out of the woodwork Oh! Cousin Bill. I don’t know you? How did I become their cousin? You know what I’m saying?

Bill Duke: My 40-Year Career on Screen and behind the Camera by Bill Duke

Film Courage: You have some quotes? You say you love quotes, Bill?

Bill: I have four. 

Winston Churchill – True power is an individual’s ability to move from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.

Anonymous – Aspire to inspire before you expire.

Anonymous – If a man does not seek humility, humility will seek the man.

And my final one: 

Anonymous – In your lifetime, you will never see a smaller package than a person wrapped up in themselves.

And I’ve found each one of those to be true. 

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