? If it was something that I really committed myself to, I don't think there's anything that could
stop me becoming President of the United States.
? I've never really viewed myself as particularly talented. I've viewed myself as slightly above
average in talent.
? I've trained myself to illuminate the things in my personality that are likable and to hide and
protect the things that are less likeable.
? Life is lived on the edge.
? When you create art, the world has to wait.
? I'm a student of world religion, so to me, it's hugely important to have knowledge and to
understand what people are doing.
? I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.
? The first time that I performed as an actor was the first day on the set of 'The Fresh Prince of
? I've always considered myself to be just average talent and what I have is a ridiculous insane
obsessiveness for practice and preparation.
? Well, all I know is what I read in the papers.
? I would have absolutely messed up 'The Matrix'.
? I had to focus and create a character in Bagger Vance, not just do my 'Will Smith' thing and
? A rapper is about being completely true to yourself. Being an actor is about changing who
? As a child, I watched 'Dallas' and that was my vision for my life for as long as I could
? For me, there is nothing more valuable than how people feel in a movie theater about a