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“Example is not the main thing in influencing others, it’s the only thing.” –Albert Scheweitzer. This quote could be interpreted as if you’re doing a good example; people could look at it the right way, and fallow the good influence instead of the bad influences. This idea is found to be true through the life of Angelina Jolie. Albert Scheweitzer quote is supported through Angelina Jolie’s life through Background Information, Careers, and General Information.

Angelina Jolie’s background has many influences in her life. There are many examples in her life. One example is that Angelina Jolie was born on June 4th 1975 in Los Angeles, California, to her parents Jon Voight and French actress Marcheline Bertrand. Angelina rose to stardom in the 1990’s. She began acting at a young age, studying at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute while in her early teens. Later, Angelina attended New York University. Her parents served as a strong positive example in her early life. Another example is that even though Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have not yet confirmed a relationship, the two have been sporadically spotted and photographed together in recent months. Pitt and Aniston divorced earlier, after 4 ½ years of marriage. Angelina and Brad announced there relationship in 2005. This is an example of how her relationship is with Brad Pitt and not making it public until they were both ready. There kids would have to understand their relationship, when they don’t want it to be announced public. One other example is Jolie and Pitt met during the making of Mr. and Mrs. Smith in 2004. The couple’s first biological daughter, Shiloh, was born in the African country of Namibia in 2006. Jolie, Pitt, and their children had traveled there to avoid the media frenzy that seemed to fallow them wherever they went. They wanted a semi-normal life and not in the spotlight the whole time. Last example is that Angelina Jolie had only one child, Maddox, when she met Brad Pitt....
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