Jimmy Iovine Quotes

Best 12 Quotes by Jimmy Iovine

“After three albums, you should shoot your producer.”

“Continue to learn with humility, not hubris. Hubris is boring.”

“Every room that you walk into is better off that you're there.”

“Everything you know could already be wrong.”

“Someone dies, no matter how close you are to them, you move on. That helps in a lot of ways.”

“That diploma you hold in your hands today is really just your learner's permit for the rest of the drive through life. Remember, you don't have to be smarter than the next person, all you have to do is be willing to work harder than the next person.”

“The thing about seeing the big picture and being self-aware is knowing that it's not about you. It's about the big picture. It's not about you. It's not. This is not about you.”

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“There's an ocean of music out there and there's absolutely no curation for it.”

“When you get beyond your discomforts and fears, your fear eventually becomes a tailwind, instead of a headwind. It propels you forward in your chase, until you eventually get in front of that discomfort. You do the hard things, produce more value, and, at the end of the day, accomplish more because you do what everyone else is avoiding.”

“When you learn to harness the power of your fears, it can take you places beyond your wildest dreams.”

“When you’re a race horse, the reason they put blinders on these things is because if you look at the horse on the left or the right, you’re going to miss a step. That’s why the horses have blinders on. And that’s what people should have. When you’re running after something, you should not look left or right — what does this person think, what does that person think? No. Go.”

“You don't just walk out because you think someone has insulted you and your pride has been hurt.”

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