Katherine Anne Katie Couric is a famous American journalist and author. She was born January 7, 1957 and worked as a correspondent for ABC News, Nightline, 20/20, This Week and Good Morning America.
Couric also hosted a syndicated daytime talk show produced by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Her first book was entitled The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives and became a New York Times best-seller.
She was called “America’s Sweetheart” mainly for her co-anchor role for 15 years on The Today Show. She was the voice of news-reporter Katie Current in the film Shark Tale. Additionally, Kouric made a cameo appearance as a prison guard in Austin Powers in Goldmember.
Katie Couric is known as being a strong woman, known for her professionalism. Her quotes are also relevant for the way she is and the way she thinks. The most popular quotes of her are:
“You can’t please everyone, and you can’t make everyone like you.”
“A lot of people I know – it drives them crazy when they’re watching, to see the people with their signs and waving, but there’s something that’s very inclusive about it.”
“ I feel like a human pinata. The disappointing thing is, no candy is going to spill out.”
“He was always sort of a scrape little kid, wasn’t he? A bit of a fighter?”
“I always tried to stay true to my authentic self.”
“Be fearless. Have the courage to take risks. Go where there are no guarantees. Get out of your comfort zone even if it means being uncomfortable. The road less traveled is sometimes fraught with barricades bumps and uncharted terrain. But it is on that road where your character is truly tested And have the courage to accept that you’re not perfect nothing is and no one is — and that’s OK.”
“Misperceiving that there is one correct choice is a common mistake. Coming to understand that there are usually a few good choices–and then there’s the one you pick, commit to, and make great–is the best way to make flexible, optimal, good decisions in life.”
“A boat is always safe in the harbor, but that’s not what boats are built for.”
“Nobody enjoys being trashed.”
“At least for me personally, I’ve always tried to do a really good job every day, with each interview, and treat each interview seriously, and make the person I’m speaking with feel comfortable, hopefully make it an ideal experience.”
These quotes say a lot about the personality and life of Katie Couric. She has influenced a lot of people through her opinions and life style, being one of the most popular women in the USA.