If you're trying to please everyone, then you're not going to make anything that is honestly yours, I don't think, in the long run.
Those who have the power and should be the most responsible are often the least responsible.
I love rehearsing, but a lot of directors don't, and some actors don't.
Freud was the son of a Jewish merchant who had to move his whole family to Vienna because he couldn't get work. He, as a boy, had to watch his father be mocked and abused on the street for being Jewish... You develop a thick skin and you develop a certain kind of wit to defend yourself.
Helen Hunt Jackson
George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax