初級 美國腔 23 分類 收藏
開始影片後,點擊或框選字幕可以立即查詢單字
字庫載入中…
回報字幕錯誤
Hi this is Tutor Nick P and this is Quotes 253. Today we're doing a quote by
Robert Downey jr. the actor, the famous actor. Probably most people know today
by he plays the role of "Iron Man. " But he's been an actor for a long time and I
can remember when he was young and I remember him out throughout his whole
career. Anyway, let's take a look at his quote first. So here's his quote. " I used to
be so convinced that happiness was the goal, yet all those years I was chasing
after it, I was unhappy in the pursuit. Maybe the goal really should be a life
that values honor, duty, good work , friends and family. Yeah. So this is, this is a
quote directly from Robert Downey jr. All right. Let's, let's continue. Let's
take a look at the note here. Robert Downey jr. has always had you know,
acting ability or pretty good acting ability. And he got better as he got
older. He was the son of an actor and a filmmaker. His father took drugs though
and is said to have introduced his son to marijuana at the age of six.
So even when Robert Downey jr. was a little kid his father started giving him
marijuana when he was only six years old. Robert Downey jr. suffered from drug
abuse early in his life. But he seems to have cleaned up. Yeah. He seems to got
over this and in many ways I was happy because I kind of remember him when I
was young. He always had appeal, He was always likable. When he was young I was
young. You know kind of at the same time. and I could remember when he had all his,
his drug problems and his problems with the law and showing up in court. And you
know, kind of thinking to myself that's it's too bad. It's such a shame but you
know, when you find out that his father introduced that marijuana to him when he
was six years old, you know, sometimes he could have a little bit more sympathy
for him. But the really good news ... The really good part about Robert Downey jr. is
that he turned around his life. All right. So let's continue here. He
seems to have cleaned up got on the right track. He completely changed and
his career and his life prospered. He did really really well. All right. So let's go
back to the quote now. With this quote he seems to be warning others not to chase
happiness. The more you chase it, the more fleeting. The more it seems to be out of
your reach. The more it seems to escape you. The more fleeting it may seem to be.
His life changed around when he focused on important qualities such as you know,
honor, duty, a good work ethic, friends and family. So this kind of changed his life
around. And I remember when he started appearing and he started coming back
again. I I remember he played a good role where he played the life story of
Charlie Chaplin. I was really impressed with that.
And you know he just seemed to get better and better until finally you know
he end up with the Iron Man role and you know he he really ... his whole career
took off again. But anyway. So let's continue here. He is letting you know, if
you do this. Meaning like chase happiness. If you do this happiness will or may find
you. So if you if you focus your goals on things like honor and duty and family
and friends and a good work ethic you know, all his life he was chasing
happiness but you know happiness may find you after you focus on these things
rather than you chasing it. Anyway, I wish him the best. I hope to never hear that
he falls off the wagon and goes back or anything like that. He's one of the few
that actually will you know, speak out with more kind of conservative
values. Anyway, I hope you got it. I hope you appreciate it. Thank you for your
time. Bye-bye.
提示:點選文章或是影片下面的字幕單字,可以直接快速翻譯喔!

載入中…

Tutor Nick P Quotes (259) Robert Downey Jr. - I Used to Be Convinced That ...

23 分類 收藏
anitawu12 發佈於 2019 年 9 月 11 日
看更多推薦影片

影片討論

載入中…
  1. 1. 單字查詢

    在字幕上選取單字即可即時查詢單字喔!

  2. 2. 單句重複播放

    可重複聽取一句單句,加強聽力!

  3. 3. 使用快速鍵

    使用影片快速鍵,讓學習更有效率!

  4. 4. 關閉語言字幕

    進階版練習可關閉字幕純聽英文哦!

  5. 5. 內嵌播放器

    可以將英文字幕學習播放器內嵌到部落格等地方喔

  6. 6. 展開播放器

    可隱藏右方全文及字典欄位,觀看影片更舒適!

  1. 英文聽力測驗

    挑戰字幕英文聽力測驗!

  1. 點擊展開筆記本讓你看的更舒服

  1. UrbanDictionary 俚語字典整合查詢。一般字典查詢不到你滿意的解譯,不妨使用「俚語字典」,或許會讓你有滿意的答案喔