The Rock Quotes On Winning: Dwayne Johnson Quotes
In business, you take a swing and you hope that you hit a home run, but sometimes you strikeout. Strikeouts and failures are important. Being down, getting punched in the gut every once in a while my life and coming back up, that’s an accomplishment.
The fact of the matter is this: Austin can take his ball, and go home. But as far as The Rock is concerned, as far as I’m concerned, this is home.
I was brought up as an only child, and we were very close. But when I was 14, we got evicted. We came home to a padlock, and I looked up at my mom and she was crying, and there was nothing to do.
In 1995 I had $7 bucks in my pocket and knew two things: I’m broke as hell and one day I won’t be. You Can Achieve Anything!
Getting back into the action genre is like going back home. It’s great.
What was important to me was entertaining the audience, and whether that meant winning, losing, singing, or whatever it was on the live show we were doing every week, which was awesome, I was game for it.
I had no coaching. I came out of the world of pro wrestling. In that job, there are no agents, no publicists, no media training. It’s just you and the crowd, and you have to be real to win them over. And if you don’t, you’re not gonna eat. And that’s it.