Remember that it is not where you come from, or not even where you are; it is where you are going that matters most.
History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.
The movie business is very difficult but the music business is just impossible. So I'll play in bands and record and play songs with other people, but for me it's a form of expression that all I need is me. I don't need cameras or agents, I can just have a piano and sing and feel totally verified.
He who wants a rose must respect the thorn.