Rule one: the first impression you make is the most important. If they don’t like you the first time, they’ll never go back to see you a second time. You’ve got to be ready.
They had lied. Time was not a friend that healed all wounds; it was the enemy that ravaged and murdered youth.
The key to an entertainer’s success is personality. You can’t buy it and you can’t fake it. You have to be born with it.
If you would seek to find yourself Look not in a mirror
For there is but a shadow there,
A stranger…[SILENIUS, Odes to Truth]