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40 Inspirational Daniel Craig Quotes On Success

40 Inspirational Daniel Craig Quotes On Success

Daniel Craig is an English actor. He trained at the  National Youth Theatre and graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1991, before beginning his career on stage. His film debut was in the drama The Power of One in 1992. Other early appearances were in the historical television war drama Sharpe’s Eagle, Disney family film A Kid in King Arthur’s Court, the drama serial Our Friends in the North and the biographical film Elizabeth. Craig’s appearances in the British television film Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon, the indie war film The Trench, and the drama Some Voices attracted the film industry’s attention. This led to roles in bigger productions such as the action film Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, the crime thriller Road to Perdition, the crime thriller Layer Cake, and the Steven Spielberg historical drama Munich. Craig achieved international fame when chosen as the sixth actor to play Ian Fleming’s British secret agent James Bond in the eponymous film series, taking over from Pierce Brosnan in 2005. His debut film as Bond, Casino Royale, was released internationally in November 2006 and was highly acclaimed, earning him a BAFTA nomination and becoming the highest-grossing in the series at the time. Quantum of Solace followed in 2008. His third Bond film, Skyfall, premiered in 2012 and is currently the highest-grossing film in the series and the 22nd highest-grossing film of all time; it was also the highest-grossing film in the United Kingdom until 2015. He reprised his role in Spectre (2015). Since taking the role of Bond, Craig has continued to star in other films, including the fantasy film The Golden Compass, World War II film Defiance, science fiction western Cowboys & Aliens, the English-language adaptation of Stieg Larsson’s mystery thriller The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, and the heist film Logan Lucky. May these Daniel Craig Quotes On Success inspire you to take action so that you may live your dreams.

1. “I’ve got to be high class.” Daniel Craig

2. “I like going to the gym every day.” Daniel Craig

3. “Suits are looked at more now as a business thing which is kind of a shame. If you’re not wearing it just for work, you should try and trick it up a bit.” Daniel Craig

4. “I’m definitely not satisfied about my career. I don’t know how you can be, it’s the very nature of things.” Daniel Craig

5. “At some point, life starts to pass you by and becomes about avoidance. I want to stay clear from that situation because I don’t like that.” Daniel Craig

6. “Sexiness, particularly in movies, is the chess game in the ‘Thomas Crown Affair’. It’s, it’s, I don’t know, but Faye Dunaway comes up a lot in that thinking. It’s the subtlety of sexiness. The moment you try to be sexy, then it’s not.” Daniel Craig

7. “I don’t say, ‘can’t do that’, ‘won’t do that’. I’ve never thought in that way about work. The genuine truth, and I do think about this a lot, is that I’m one of the least competitive people you’ll ever meet. Except with myself.” Daniel Craig

8. “I’ve always loved to dress up a bit and show off.” Daniel Craig

9. “He knows that you have ability and what he does is he manipulates it and sort of empowers you.” Daniel Craig

10. “You get used to the rejection and you don’t take it personally.” Daniel Craig

11. “I’ve always retained my privacy, but now I protect it even more.” Daniel Craig

12. “I find it very easy playing Bond. I think he’s hilarious. He gets himself into some extraordinarily funny situations.” Daniel Craig

13. “I stopped worrying about being desired a long time ago.” Daniel Craig

14. “You’re creating new things in movies and people are going to steal them.” Daniel Craig

15. “When you read a novel, your own imagery is the most important. It’s what makes reading such a wonderful thing.” Daniel Craig

16. “There’s always going to be someone with a bigger toy than yours.” Daniel Craig

17. “Although I’m not from London originally: I moved down here when I was 16, so it’s played a part in my life. It’s where I’ve lived for all that time.” Daniel Craig

18. “Anybody can leap off a building.” Daniel Craig

19. “Being on your own would be sad, sick and weird. I don’t trust myself. I need that balance.” Daniel Craig

20. “I genuinely believe that if you want to get in the film business, get in the film business.” Daniel Craig

21. “I just think that the collective experience of going to see a film is something you can’t recreate.” Daniel Craig

22. “My mother gave me a real kick toward cooking, which was that if I wanted to eat, I’d better know how to do it myself.” Daniel Craig

23. “I want people to treat me as normally as they can. Anybody who doesn’t, I feel awkward with.” Daniel Craig

24. “As a kid, I kind of spent my life being amazed by being tricked. I love being tricked. I still love it today.” Daniel Craig

25. “There’s a conscious decision to everything I do.” Daniel Craig

26. “I love that my friends are all freaks.” Daniel Craig

27. “I just wanted to play a cowboy for a long time.” Daniel Craig

28. “I watched every single Bond movie three or four times, taking in everything I could about how the character had been portrayed in the past, then threw all that away once I started doing the role.” Daniel Craig

29. “The bad reviews get to me, believe me.” Daniel Craig

30. “The idea of regretting not doing this seemed insane to me. Sitting in the corner at a bar at age 60, saying: ‘I could’ve been Bond. Buy me a drink.’ That’s the saddest place I could be. At least now at 60 I can say: ‘I was Bond. Now buy me a drink’.” Daniel Craig

31. “I know in my life there’s stuff that will come back because I haven’t dealt with it, and it’s the same with everybody.” Daniel Craig

32. “I think finding the right person and being with the right person is probably the answer to most things.” Daniel Craig

33. “It’s a huge challenge, a huge responsibility. Bond is a huge iconic figure in movie history. These opportunities don’t come along very often so I thought, ‘Why not?’.” Daniel Craig

34. “When you’re making movies you’ve got to get obsessive.” Daniel Craig

35. “I’m not trying to be macho, I promise you.” Daniel Craig

36. “Look, I’m in love. I’m very happy.” Daniel Craig

37. “I’ve done a lot of things in my life.” Daniel Craig

38. “You’ve got to live your life, you’ve got to enjoy it.” Daniel Craig

39. “I always wanted to make movies.” Daniel Craig

40. “I take my work seriously.” Daniel Craig

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