Gary Sinise — American Actor born on March 17, 1955,

Gary Alan Sinise is an American actor, director, and musician. Among other awards, he has won an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and has been nominated for an Academy Award... (wikipedia)

You learn from things that don't go well, and you try to capitalize when they do. You build on those strengths and try to make your weaknesses stronger.
I think you're lucky if you discover what you really love at a young age. College wasn't something I was going to do. I wanted to keep acting, and I didn't want to go to New York or California and pound the pavement.
Careers, like rockets, don't always take off on time. The trick is to always keep the engine running.
Wherever I go for the military, they always call me Lt. Dan. They just can't help it.
It's always been my dream to do a dance scene with Anthony Hopkins.