Top 10 Quotes by Wendell Pierce

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And that's what art is, a form in which people can reflect on who we are as human beings and come to some understanding of this journey we are on.

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The power of a sports team in a community it's almost indescribable. Wendell Pierc
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That is the heart and soul of the American dream, homeownership, the idea of being able to buy a house and start to build your family.

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Culture is the intersection between people and dealing with the journey of life itself. How to deal with life, how a people deals with life is literally manifested in its culture, in its food, in its music, in its art, in the way you dance, the way you communicate.
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'The Wire' really is an American classic, and I think that's something to be very proud of. Wendell Pi

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People forget that art is not just a piece of entertainment. It is the place where we collectively declare our values and then act on them. That's one of the most powerful things we have as a community: our culture and our art. And it's the intersection between life and how people deal with life. It's the most important thing we do.
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Our thoughts are to the individual as our art is to the community.

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Gregory Hines was the most talented man I've ever met or seen. Gregory Hines is one of those people that whenever he talked to you, you felt like you were the center of the universe.
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One of the real worries I had before the first season of 'Treme' aired was that, man, people in New Orleans really hold movie and television shows up to a high standard in how they depict the city.

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It was really great to also see the response that people were having to 'Treme' 'cause you're in a vacuum when you're on a TV show. You see the response online, you read about it and all of that, but actually to be live and have that many thousands of fans come out, it's really wonderful.