Molly Bloom Quotes

Molly Bloom Quotes.

I built the most exclusive and decadent high-profile cl

I built the most exclusive and decadent high-profile club for powerful men.
Molly Bloom
It took me three and a half years to go from being sentenced in federal court to going to the Oscars.
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I felt invisible in my family, and I wanted to be significant like my brothers were significant. I wanted my parents to pay attention, so I went out into the world with that driving me, that grasping, that seeking validation.
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I believe that refusing to quit and refusing to fail will trump talent and brilliance in the end.
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I logged into my bank accounts, and they were all seized, all frozen. So that was a pretty clear indication that I was in big trouble.
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Ideally, I would like to not be in the public eye.
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I hang out with my grandma, go to sleep at 8:30, and that’s it.
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I was in the company of movie stars, important directors, and powerful business tycoons. I felt like Alice tumbling down the rabbit hole.
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When I’m in a hectic crowd of people, I don’t feel great. I’m looking over my shoulder. I feel exposed.
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I’ve been rich; I’ve been poor. I’ve been successful; I’ve been decimated. And the way I felt inside didn’t change dramatically. It’s less stressful to have money, that’s for sure. But that doesn’t mean I felt fulfilled. So I’ve learned to live in the smaller moments of life.
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This was 2008, you know. The economy was falling apart, spiraling. And I was hosting a game in New York, and there was $5 to $7 million on the table.
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I’ve always been very ambitious and very determined and very compassionate at the same time.
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I don’t think anyone’s private life stands up to public scrutiny.
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My father is a psychologist who wouldn’t let fear stop us. Particularly with me, he was hell bent on requiring us and teaching us to walk through fear. I don’t know if I would’ve become someone who taps into their ability to push through those tough situations without him.
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When I was making the most money at the top of my game, driving Bentleys and all that, I felt so existentially empty.
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I did a little soul searching to explore where I had gone wrong, why I made the decisions I did, how my definitions of success and ambition were off. I love a great new pair of shoes – I love to look at my bank account and see zeroes – but what is it attached to?
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Getting the book published and the movie made was not an easy task. But it helped. Because even though it’s a difficult life to explain, I lived it.
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After I quit the U.S. Ski Team, there was a fair amount of, you know, grief that follows that, and I just wanted to take a year off. And I had a friend that lived in Los Angeles, said I could crash on his couch. And so I just kind of did the first really spontaneous thing I’d done in my young adult life.
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I created a lot of drama and mess in my life.
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The motivations I had for being successful were somewhat dysfunctional.
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I think my dad really wanted me to survive the world. He knew as a psychologist how difficult the world is, and I think he wanted me to be tough.
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I don’t really miss the Hollywood lifestyle.
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You’re going up against the billionaire boys’ club or trying to find your way into something you have no basis for, and it’s bigger than anything you ever imagined – and then actually having that work. Having that risk pan out. It taught me to be very fearless – maybe too fearless in the end.
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I’m definitely a gambler, as exemplified by the massive risks I’ve taken.
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When you’re willing to play poker for two days and lose millions of dollars, it’s no longer recreation. It’s taking over.
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The human spirit is so resilient, and failure teaches you so much.
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Because of athletics, I got real comfortable with risk at a young age.
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I saw someone lose $100 million in one night. When you watch that, as an owner-operator of a game, you realize that these numbers are incredibly unsustainable, incredibly unhealthy. So, I was not happy about this loss. It brought me no joy or adrenaline.
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I lived across from a cornfield when I was growing up.
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I have been hugely successful at times in my life, and I have also been in ruins. But the lessons I learned on the way up were just as valuable on the way down.
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Life is about making choices, seeing those choices through, and living through consequences.
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Tobey Maguire was the worst tipper, the best player, and the absolute worst loser.
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In terms of my own life and the mistakes I made and the struggles I had, I’m grateful for them. It taught me more than success and opportunity ever did.
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I know for sure that you have to re-define power as power that comes from within. Success needs to be more comprehensive and attached to something with meaning.
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In 2009, my tax returns showed over $4 million.
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In sports, especially skiing, you have to be comfortable with risk. You have to have a relationship with fear, and it can’t dominate the decision-making process.
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I believe that to get what you want as a woman is to use your brain, to have a job, and to not need someone or have to make decisions based on that.
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