65+ Terry Crews Quotes (Dynamic, Funny And Charismatic)
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- Never stop being YOU. I am out to be the best ME I can be. Do what you LOVE and you will be badass.
- You get better at working by working. And if you don't work, you're not getting better.
- Never let anyone define you. You are the only person who defines you. No one can speak for you. Only you speak for you. You are your only voice.
- I call myself the Amusement Park. That's because I'm funny and scary at the same time.
- It ain't easy being cheesy!
- The thing that you think is imperfect about you, is the thing that makes you who you are. It separates you from everybody else.
- Trying to be cool is the easiest path to mediocrity
- But think about how evil that is for one man to think that he's actually more valuable than a woman, because as a human being your worth is immeasurable.
- The big thing with all parents is they just want to be left alone. I want no demands. That's the best gift for Father's Day, just leave them alone.
- I've always had this juxtaposition of characters, because I'm an artist. I'm a very quiet person at home and introspective and the whole deal, and then I can be really big later. I had no problem.
Terry Crews Short Quotes
- I was always more of a film guy than an athlete guy. I had an art scholarship at Western.
- Do you really miss anything that was worth watching at the MTV Awards?
- I promise you, I'm fake sometimes, but other times I'm like, dude sit down.
- It's great to be strong but strength is nothing without having compassion.
- I want to be a man who mixes strengths and compassion. That's my magic elixir, so to speak.
- You can't be perfect, so enjoy your imperfections.
- I'm African-American by my culture, not by my color. Race does not exist.
- I would never do a role where I'm naked in bed with a chick having sex.
- Never stop! Slow down sometimes, but never stop!
- School is cool. Thats why it rhymes
Terry Crews Famous Quotes And Sayings
Embrace failure. Never never quit. Get very comfortable with that uneasy feeling of going against the grain and trying something new. It will constantly take you places you never thought you could go. This has been my mantra for years. I always remember I won't do things right on the first try. So failure is mandatory for success! — Terry Crews
I relax while I work. It's really weird but my job doesn't feel like work at all. That's why I try to do as much as possible. When I'm on the set, learning lines and playing around, I'm relaxed. It's so amazing. — Terry Crews
A lot of my colleagues are content to be character actors who are always in the background. I'm not that guy. I'm the guy who wants the limelight. Gimme the ball and I'll run it through a brick wall for you. I'll be your biggest soldier. — Terry Crews
I'll never forget my worst business decision. I bought a Nissan Pathfinder with my first signing bonus. I didn't even have a place to live, but I bought a car. Not a smart move but, believe me, I learned from that mistake. — Terry Crews
By myself, I'm a hard pill. My wife makes me look real good, because she smoothes my rough edges. That's why I say, "Take your wife everywhere. It's a good thing." — Terry Crews
When you have writers who recognize they're making a wrong turn and correct it, I knew I was in good hands. — Terry Crews
When I was in the NFL, whenever I got cut from a team I would do paintings of the players, they would pay me $4,000 to $5,000 to do their painting of their family, and that's how I survived until another team picked me up. — Terry Crews
There's drama in everything. That's why I love movies. Like Welcome to the Dollhouse, I'm a 350-pound black man, and I could understand what it was like to be a little white girl. — Terry Crews
I would always be painting and drawing. If I was stuck at home, I was in the basement working on a painting. — Terry Crews
I consider myself a feminist. My whole life has been about standing up for women, for anybody really, who's been abused. — Terry Crews
I always stay in the urban comedy genre because it just never gets old. It's one of those things that people watch, again and again. This is that kind of movie. It gives you longevity. — Terry Crews
I was a sports nut. I stayed after school probably three hours every day - from fall, to winter, to spring. I went from football to basketball to track and it started all over again. I loved all of it. I just loved being an athlete and all that it entailed. It really accounts for who I am. — Terry Crews
I'm not guaranteeing that if you work hard you'll be able to duplicate my success. But in America, if you work hard, you just might. I'm a perfect example of that. — Terry Crews
[Muppets] all have their own teams. And I had to get it over to [Miss] Piggy's team and approvals, but she was with it. — Terry Crews
I just see the opportunities and I go for them. I don't want to play my career safe. I've had my successes and I've had a few failures, too. But you just keep going and do the best that you can. That's what I've learned. — Terry Crews
A football team is like a society, straight up. There are rapists, but there are creatures and there are film guys. — Terry Crews
[Miss] Piggy was amazing, I was nervous because I wrote our opening. I wrote the song, wrote what we were going to do. And first I was hoping that they would approve it, because they're not playing. — Terry Crews
You have to empathize with your children. If you love them, you never really get too angry with them when they make a mistake, because kids are expected to make mistakes. Having children, you start to see yourself through them. — Terry Crews
All of a sudden I got a call the night of the first time we were filming and they're like, "Terry, we made a mistake. We need you to be you. You're not a joke with these guys and you're not mousy, you're very aggressive. Now it just so happens that you're going through these things, but we need you to be more physical in your role." — Terry Crews
There was definitely a pecking order, and when Stallone walked in, we were like, "All hail!" He came in with his big forearms, pointing and telling everybody where he wanted the cameras with his big cigar ablazing, and you just go, "This is Stallone!" with admiration, because none of us would be here without this guy. That's the thing, he changed movies forever — Terry Crews
A lot of times people are too ego caught up where they made the decision and "We're going to stick with it" and then I had to suffer. — Terry Crews
The only thing intimidating about Cube is that he's the father of gangsta' rap. You just worry about getting your lines right, or he might shoot you. — Terry Crews
You only have but so much time to make an impact or people will forget you. My goal always is to make the biggest impact possible. — Terry Crews
My mantra is "I don't want to let anybody down." Maybe that's not the right attitude, because you can't please everybody. But I'm giving it everything I've got. — Terry Crews
And remember how he wrote the first Rocky in a few days, and wouldn't sell the script even though he was starving, because they wanted to put somebody else in the lead role. To see what he's accomplished, dog, that's what it's all about. — Terry Crews
Timidity has no place in a major action movie. You have to know how to take your moments. Sometimes walking out the door is just walking out the door. But when it's your moment, you have to go for it. — Terry Crews
I feel like we need to make new superheroes, African-American superheroes, that people would accept. — Terry Crews
The Muppets are no joke. They are for real. Each one has an agent and manager and all that stuff. I'm not even kidding. — Terry Crews
I'm actually a perpetual 13-year-old. I've never advanced beyond 13. Every day, tomorrow is my 14th birthday. That's my kind of humor. — Terry Crews
Our strategic evolution has established Monsanto as the leading innovator in agricultural seeds and technology, .. The financial discipline we have exercised has also allowed us to establish a solid foundation which is poised for growth in the years ahead. — Terry Crews
Art was always my thing. I had an art scholarship before I had a football scholarship. I'm a left-handed, right-brained, painting-drawing guy. That was always my skill. — Terry Crews
I had a party to raise money, spent 15 grand on the party alone. People ate, drank and left. I thought all these bigwig ballplayers would give; you know I had all the big players come. Nothing, I lost money on that party. I think maybe someone put like $400 in the pot or something. I was like come on, throw me a bone! — Terry Crews
If everyone's happy, then I'm the character where when I enter that means there's trouble. In a movie, when I enter, it's not a good thing. But I know where I'm at. But, you know, you don't have to call me by my character's name for months on end. Football taught me that, because you can go from being best friends to having to play that person on another team, you have to be able to turn that on and off. You need to find that middle ground. — Terry Crews
I have the greatest appreciation for [producers] Matt Alvarez and Ice Cube. They put me in Friday after Next, and now this, which I hope is just the start of a long, wonderful relationship. I love the urban comedies, because they keep you famous, keep you having fun, and keep you in love with the business. Those are my roots. I'll always love doing those. — Terry Crews
I kind of put myself out there a lot just because I trust the people I'm working with. You have to see what works and what doesn't. Sometimes it's not my job to find that out, it's just my job to do what the character calls for. And if you change the character I'll do that too. — Terry Crews
The NFL culture, the sports culture, has decided that they are more valuable than women. I've heard people laugh about keeping their pimp hand strong and keeping her in control so that she knows her place. But think about how evil that is for one man to think that he's actually more valuable than a woman, because as a human being your worth is immeasurable. — Terry Crews
First of all you got ESPN, Fox Sports, all that, you don't miss one thing. People don't understand that. Like you could watch the whole NFL, I've got the RedZone coverage, I got my DirecTV stuff. You can watch everything in the NFL in a whole hour and you missed nothing. Anything that was worth watching is going to be played over and over again. It's like the MTV Awards. — Terry Crews
Hollywood is a bit of a publicity game where it's constantly trying to portray things and put up this image and I was not interested in that. — Terry Crews
I love the urban comedies, because they keep you famous, keep you having fun, and keep you in love with the business. Those are my roots. I'll always love doing those. — Terry Crews
I constantly get out of my comfort zone. Looking cool is the easiest way to mediocrity. The coolest guy in my high school ended up working at a car wash. Once you push yourself into something new, and whole new world of opportunities opens up. But you might get hurt. In fact you WILL get hurt. But amazingly when you heal - you are somewhere you've never been. — Terry Crews
I would have been a lot more nervous if I would had known that Matthew McConaughey was [on 30th Annual Television Critics Association Awards] and Julia Louis-Dreyfus was there and all that, and I was like, "Wait a minute and Bryan Cranston's here..." I think I would have got more nervous. But I think thinking it was just like, "Oh yeah critics, we're good." It was great. — Terry Crews
You haven't experienced anything until you've been to Africa. You know the world is bigger than you are after you see Africa. — Terry Crews
As a parent you walk around trying to be perfect, but you don't have to be perfect. That's the key. You just have to be faithful, and when I say faithful I mean you have to give your all. — Terry Crews
If you look at the parts I've played and the movies I've done... I mean you have to work with the stereotype. The stereotype gets you paid, it gets you in the business. If they're looking for a white housewife, they're going to go for Joan Cusack. — Terry Crews
SportsCenter? You watch it and I didn't miss one thing. Chris Berman, they give you the whole rundown. I'm like wow. And I go in there and I walk in the next day, I know everything. They'll be like, "Oh did you see that?" I'd be like "Yeah I did," but it didn't take five hours. — Terry Crews
Life Lessons by Terry Crews
- Terry Crews has shown that hard work and dedication can help anyone achieve their goals, no matter their background or circumstances.
- He has also demonstrated that it is possible to follow your dreams and make them a reality, no matter how difficult or unlikely they may seem.
- Lastly, Crews has shown that it is possible to remain humble and kind while still achieving great success.
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