Quotes from the news wire:
I could just retire on my pension, my( Screen Actors Guild) pension, and go to Europe and tour, and India, but something inside me, inside of James Hong, wants to keep on going and do more movies and progress... I'm going to do other movies until I can't walk anymore and can't talk anymore. Then, I'll take that tour.
Well, you know, Chinese parents want you to do some professional jobs rather than be an actor, being an actor is like the last rung in the ladder of professions. They don't even call it a profession because it's shameful to demonstrate your feelings in front of an audience. You were taught to be kind of quiet and to keep to yourself.