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    I've never taken myself too seriously.
    — Omar Epps
    A lot of directors are overbearing and tend to make you doubt your instincts.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: doubt  instinct 
     
    The only way to ensure a film is going to sell is put Will Smith in it and you open it in 3,000 theaters and make sure we have all the top promotional spots in each venue.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: film  sell 
     
    There's show and there's business. Business is a whole other beat.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: business 
     
    We were all Romans once, I guess.
    — Omar Epps
    Boxing, for me, it's the beginning of all sports. I'm willing to bet that the first sport was a man against another man in a fight, so I think that's something innate in all of us.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: men  fight 
     
    Whatever art form you're working in, it's crucial to see it clearly, to feel it clearly, and not to worry about the results, or how someone else will see it.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: worries 
     
    That word, fan, has always kind of bothered me
    — Omar Epps
    People don't want to pay 8 or 9 dollars to go see a problem that they have in their life, on screen. They pay to get away from that. That's why they watch soap operas
    — Omar Epps
    tags: people  problem 
     
    You want to live your own life, but when you have fame, there are certain things you can't get away with.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: live  fame 
     
    People are realizing that color has no bearing on what's known as brotherhood
    — Omar Epps
    tags: people 
     
    I spend 90 percent of my time saying no, and my accountant yells at me for it, but when I started in this business, I wanted my career to have legs.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: time  career  saying  business 
     
    I like boxing movies. One of the hardest things for me to watch as far as boxing films, is the boxing. The actual boxing usually sucks
    — Omar Epps
    tags: movie  film 
     
    My kids, they'll see stuff on TV and tell me "hey you were in it." They're living their own lives, but it's interesting to see them discover stuff I've done. They like seeing my movies, but I make my choices for me.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: living  live  choice  seeing  movie  kids 
     
    Most black families have roots, whether Christian, Muslim or other religions, and that journey is unique for each individual.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: journey  christian  black 
     
    The world is evolving, and there is an acceptance of all beliefs, in my observation.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: belief  world  acceptance 
     
    I think Barack Obama is an amazing man and president. His legacy is ongoing.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: men 
     
    For me, Barack Obama represents grace, respect, betterment and community.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: grace  respect  community 
     
    In this world we live in now, with a 24/7 news cycle, perception can sometimes be more powerful than reality.
    — Omar Epps
    To progress we must do the work as individuals, but then we must come together and work together.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: work  progress 
     
    The only limitations that I can have are the ones that I set on myself.
    — Omar Epps
    Even if we don't agree, we should agree to work together.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: work 
     
    If someone saves your life, you develop a brotherhood, no matter what your race.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: race 
     
    I believe that every innovative thought comes from a creative mindset....A creative mindset is what drives our world, and art is the base of that.
    — Omar Epps
    I believe success is preparation, because opportunity is going to knock on your door sooner or later but are you prepared to answer that?
    — Omar Epps
    It's natural for any actor that segues into directing to be an actor's director. You know how to relate to the actors.
    — Omar Epps
    Writing is the beast unto itself.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: writing 
     
    The world is as it should be.
    — Omar Epps
    tags: world 
     
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