Tavis Smiley Quotes

Tavis Smiley Quotes: I think, for most of us is that once you get to a certain place in your career you're not having to elbow and knock people around and audition for parts.
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Tavis Smiley Quote: We give you the facts. I told you information is power - knowledge is power. We can't be in an ideological battle to redeem the soul of this country if we don't have the facts.
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Quotes about Tavis Smiley: My role on television is one of helping people reexamine the assumptions that they hold. I regard Dr. King. You would never hear me get up and speak without in some way, shape or form, referencing, Dr. King.
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Quote about Tavis Smiley: My personal assessment is that Dr. King is the greatest American we have ever produced. I can argue for Lincoln, I can argue for FDR, but for my money, King is the greatest American we have ever produced. His only weapon was love. He transforms a nation, transforms the world with one weapon and that of course being again the weapon of love. So that for me, King is the quintessential example of everything that I could ever want to be in my lifetime.
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Tavis Smiley Sayings: I learned early on that it's heartbreaking to - there's the editor that comes in, and then they have to craft the movie together, and sometimes you give a whole performance that's just been cut up, and maybe it's better for it, absolutely, but you still have to deal with the loss of that.
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Tavis Smiley Saying: Struggling to stay in the middle class, and I love that. That's me and my dad and my family.
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Sayings about Tavis Smiley: I love my cross-sectioned, cross-cultural audience. Some of them are doing better than the average guy, but my audience has always been people who are struggling to stay in the middle class.
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Saying about Tavis Smiley: History is replete with examples of moments in time when we talk about deficit reduction and try to advance on it around the world, that is, where it leads to job losses, not job creation.
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Tavis Smiley Quotes: I'm very musically curious and I love new experience. I'm an adventurer. Some people want to sort of stay in a safe zone and repeat the same things and give them more depth, and I want to do new things all the time
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Tavis Smiley Quote: I can't count the number of people I've talked to over the course of my career who have said to me that the thing that they most regret is the one time they did something just for the money.
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Quotes about Tavis Smiley: When it comes to the president, we have to respect him, we have to protect him, and we have to correct him. And in my career, since he'd been on the national stage at least, I've had - I've always respected the president.
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Quote about Tavis Smiley: Troubled times do call for troubled songs, songs that unsettle our souls and our spirits unapologetically.
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Tavis Smiley Sayings: My acting gives me my self-worth
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