"I've done all of them except for Oprah. My shoes were on Oprah but they ran out of time so I wasn't on. I left my shoes in Chicago so they could put them on the show"
- Matthew McGrory
About this Quote
Matthew McGrory is describing his experience with having his shoes featured on the Oprah Winfrey Show. He has actually done numerous things in his life, but being on the program was not one of them. He was close to being on the show, as his shoes were featured, but sadly, they ran out of time and he was unable to appear. He was still able to have his shoes included, nevertheless, as he left them in Chicago for the show to utilize. This quote reveals that Matthew McGrory is proud of his accomplishments, however still has a goal of appearing on the Oprah Winfrey Show. He is determined to make it occur, and is willing to go the extra mile to make it occur.
"Hollywood is run by people who sit up in their executive office, who are not connected to Mississippi, Alabama, Chicago, South Carolina. They know nothing about that, they don't go to church, and they make their decisions about what they think is right"