Get into Action Quotes From Tom Cruise
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, or “Tom Cruise” as he is popularly known, is a Golden Globe award-winning actor and an Academy Award nominee.Well-known for his charismatic good looks, Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, or Tom Cruise as he is popularly known, is a Golden Globe award-winning actor and an Academy Award nominee. Starting with an insignificant role in the film “Endless Love” in 1981, he progressed to become Hollywood’s highest-paid actor in 2012.
Such is his talent that 15 of his movies have earned more than $100 million in the domestic arena, and 21 of his films have raked in more than $200 million all over the world.
"When you have to cope with a lot of problems, you're either going to sink or you're going to swim."
"I didn't become an actor to have power, but it just happens that I have it and so I have a lot of opportunities."
"When I work, I work very hard. So I look to work with people who have that level of dedication. And I depend on that from everyone. From the director to my crews that I work with."
"I'm passionate about learning. I'm passionate about life."
Before striking gold with “Top Gun” in 1986, he acted in side roles in films like “Taps” and “The Outsiders.” His first major role was in the film “Risky Business” in 1983. What brought him far-flung fame was his enacting of the character of Ethan Hunt, a secret agent, in the Mission Impossible series of movies, released between 1996 and 2011. (Success Quotes)
Some of Cruise’s other profitable movies are “The Color of Money (1986), A Few Good Men (1992), Jerry Maguire (1996), Minority Report (2002), Knight and Day (2010), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014).
His sex appeal has earned him several epithets and awards. People magazine named him one among the 50 most beautiful people in the world in 1990, 1991, and 1997. Forbes magazine rated him as the world’s most powerful celebrity in 2006. In 1997, Empire magazine has rated him as one of the top 5 actors of all time. (Best Motivational Quotes)
Cruise supports and actively advocates the teachings of the Church of Scientology and endorses its social programs.