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30 George Clooney Quotes About Life (SUCCESS)

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You never really learn much from hearing yourself speak.
You never really learn much from hearing yourself speak.
The only failure is not to try.
The only failure is not to try.
Failures are infinitely more instructive than successes.
Failures are infinitely more instructive than successes.
Art takes different forms… But it represents something that is basic in all of us — our history.
Art takes different forms… But it represents something that is basic in all of us — our history.
You have only a short period of time in your life to make your mark, and I’m there now.
You have only a short period of time in your life to make your mark, and I’m there now.
Directing is really exciting. In the end, it's more fun to be the painter than the paint.
Directing is really exciting. In the end, it’s more fun to be the painter than the paint.
You need to have flopped quite a few times to get a sense of how little any of it has to do with you.
You need to have flopped quite a few times to get a sense of how little any of it has to do with you.
I don’t like to share my personal life… it wouldn’t be personal if I shared it.
I don’t like to share my personal life… it wouldn’t be personal if I shared it.
It's possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good script, but I can't make a good movie from a bad script.
It’s possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good script, but I can’t make a good movie from a bad script.
Growing old on screen is not for the faint of heart.
Growing old on screen is not for the faint of heart.

2 George Clooney Quotes on Success

I had to stop going to auditions thinking, ‘Oh, I hope they like me.’ I had to go in thinking I was the answer to their problem.
I had to stop going to auditions thinking, ‘Oh, I hope they like me.’ I had to go in thinking I was the answer to their problem.
I certainly direct with confidence even if I'm not confident. I learned early on as an actor that confidence can be faked, and it's not always a terrible thing to do.
I certainly direct with confidence even if I’m not confident. I learned early on as an actor that confidence can be faked, and it’s not always a terrible thing to do.

8 George Clooney Quotes About Life

“There are quite a few things that the devil could tempt me with… I could be tempted by youth if I was allowed to hold on to all the wisdom that I’ve gotten. In everything, not just sports. In life. In acting. I’d be tempted by youth only so I could continue doing it a little longer.”

George Clooney
I love my grey hair and wrinkles. I love the fact that my face has more of an edge and more character than it did when I was in my twenties and thirties. No Botox for me.
I love my grey hair and wrinkles. I love the fact that my face has more of an edge and more character than it did when I was in my twenties and thirties. No Botox for me.
I’m kind of comfortable with getting older because it’s better than the other option, which is being dead. So I’ll take getting older.
I’m kind of comfortable with getting older because it’s better than the other option, which is being dead. So I’ll take getting older.
It’s a humbling thing when you find someone to love. Even better if you’ve been waiting your whole life.
It’s a humbling thing when you find someone to love. Even better if you’ve been waiting your whole life.
I don't believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It's a mean thing, life.
I don’t believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It’s a mean thing, life.
I enjoy going on motorcycle trips and stopping in small towns and enjoying drinks with the locals.
I enjoy going on motorcycle trips and stopping in small towns and enjoying drinks with the locals.
I've been my most happy and my most unhappy in relationships. I have family and friends and people I care very much about. I've got a really, really, really good life.
I’ve been my most happy and my most unhappy in relationships. I have family and friends and people I care very much about. I’ve got a really, really, really good life.
I think it’s the most responsible thing you can do, to have kids.
I think it’s the most responsible thing you can do, to have kids.

5 George Clooney Quotes that will Make You Think

“When you’re young you believe it when people tell you how good you are. And that’s the danger, you inhale. Everyone will tell you you’re a genius, which you are not, and if you understand that, you win.”

George Clooney
If we turn our heads and look away and hope that it will all disappear then they will – all of them, an entire generation of people. And we will have only history left to judge us.
If we turn our heads and look away and hope that it will all disappear then they will – all of them, an entire generation of people. And we will have only history left to judge us.
Anyone would be lying if they said they didn’t get lonely at times.
Anyone would be lying if they said they didn’t get lonely at times.
The simple truth is that everyone has an opinion, everyone has the right to voice it, and they should if they want to.
The simple truth is that everyone has an opinion, everyone has the right to voice it, and they should if they want to.
90 percent of films are pretty mediocre, but they have a built-in audience and open on 3,000 screens.
90 percent of films are pretty mediocre, but they have a built-in audience and open on 3,000 screens.

5 George Clooney Quotes on Acting and Directing

I watch 'Batman & Robin' from time to time. It's the worst movie I ever made, so it's a good lesson in humility.
I watch ‘Batman & Robin’ from time to time. It’s the worst movie I ever made, so it’s a good lesson in humility.
I've had some success at writing and directing, and I like it. It's infinitely more creative than just acting, and I have things I want to say and do.
I’ve had some success at writing and directing, and I like it. It’s infinitely more creative than just acting, and I have things I want to say and do.
An acting career usually has about a shelf life of ten years before people get sick of seeing you. It's a good thing to have a job to fall back on and I really do enjoy directing.
An acting career usually has about a shelf life of ten years before people get sick of seeing you. It’s a good thing to have a job to fall back on and I really do enjoy directing.
It’s not about an opening weekend. It’s about a career, building a set of films you’re proud of. Period.
It’s not about an opening weekend. It’s about a career, building a set of films you’re proud of. Period.
Directors are the captains of the ship, and it’s your job as the lead actor to make sure that the rest of the cast understands that by doing whatever he says.
Directors are the captains of the ship, and it’s your job as the lead actor to make sure that the rest of the cast understands that by doing whatever he says.

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