Will Smith is one of the most critically acclaimed Actors in Hollywood with his hit TV show Fresh Prince of Bel Air and movies like Men In Black, Concussion, The Pursuit of Happyness and Suicide Squad.
Will Smith was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and launched a successful rap career as DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. After years of success with rapping and The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Will Smith launched his career as a Hollywood star with Independence Day. From there, he continued to change the game with movies like Bad Boys, Men in Black and Hitch. Today, he’s one of the best in the industry and recently earned a Golden Globe nomination for Concussion.
Here are some of my favorite Will Smith quotes:
“Money and success don’t change people; they merely amplify what is already there.” – Will Smith
“If you’re not making someone else’s life better, than you are wasting your time. Your life will become better by making other people’s lives better.” – Will Smith
“Don’t ever let someone tell you that you can’t do something. You got a dream, you gotta protect it. When people can’t do something themselves, they are going to tell you that you can’t do it. You want something, go get it. Period.” – Will Smith
“The separation of talent and skill is one of the greatest misunderstood concepts for people who are trying to excel, who have dreams, who want to do things. Talent you have naturally. Skill is only developed by hours and hours and hours of beating on your craft.” – Will Smith
“Don’t chase people. Be yourself, do your own thing and work hard. The right people – the ones who really belong in your life – will come to you. And stay.” – Will Smith
“Greatness is not this wonderful, esoteric, elusive, godlike feature that only the special among us will ever taste, it’s something that truly exists in all of us.” – Will Smith
“Fear is not real.” – Will Smith
“Life isn’t how many breaths you take, but it’s the moments that take your breath away.” – Will Smith
“Never underestimate the pain of a person, because in all honesty, everyone is struggling. Some people are just better at hiding it than others..” – Will Smith
“Stop letting people who do so little for you control so much of your mind, feelings & emotions.” – Will Smith Quotes
“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.” – Will Smith
“Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.” – WIll Smith
“Being realistic is the most commonly traveled road to mediocrity.” – Will Smith
“The only thing that I see that is distinctly different about me is I’m not afraid to die on a treadmill. I will not be out-worked, period. You might have more talent than me, you might be smarter than me, you might be sexier than me, you might be all of those things you got it on me in nine categories. But if we get on the treadmill together, there’s two things: You’re getting off first, or I’m going to die. It’s really that simple.” – Will Smith
“There’s no reason to have a plan B because it distracts from plan A.” – Will Smith
“I’ve always considered myself to be just average talent and what I have is a ridiculous insane obsessiveness for practice and preparation.” – Will Smith
“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” – Will Smith
“The first step is you have to say that you can.” – Will Smith
“Never underestimate the pain of a person, because in all honesty, everyone is struggling. Some people are better at hiding it than others.” – Will Smith
“There are so many people who have lived and died before you. You will never have a new problem; you’re not going to ever have a new problem. Somebody wrote the answer down in a book somewhere.” – Will Smith
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