We often think that fame and money will give us what we desire most: happiness, but we couldn’t be more wrong. It is not about winning more, or to have five houses scattered across the world, but finding something that you are passionate about and make it a way of life.
Many people think that it is a thought idyllic, and that the money can give you happiness. Today we bring you a list of celebrities who gave up their fame to be able to lead a normal life and were much happier this way.
Actors who wanted a normal life and they got it
1 – Meg Ryan
One of the most loved actresses of the world decided to get away from the fame after divorcing her husband in 2001.
2 – Taylor Momsen
Was the actress fashion in the first decade of the XXI century thanks to the success of his series Gossip Girl. However, Momsen resigned to fame in 2011 to devote himself to music. Don’t want fame, he just wants to get to be someone with her band The Pretty Reckless. Still trying.
3 – Sean Connery
The popular actor, Sean Connery retired from acting in 2003, after the premiere of his film The League of Extraordinary Men, because I wanted to have a quiet life and normal away from the spotlight.
4 – Shirley Temple
In 1967, when he was only 39 years old, Shirley Temple-resigned to everything that Hollywood had given him. He stopped acting and focused his career on to be Ambassador of the United Nations.
5 – Brian Wilson
The lead singer of the Beach Boys , renounced his career and fame for more than 30 years to try to recover from his drug addiction and his mental problems.
6 – Greta Garbo
In 1941, when he was just 36, Greta Garbo announced her withdrawal because he said not feeling comfortable being the center of attention.
7 – John Hughes
Dedicated to live a normal life in Chicago and completely forget his success in films such as The Club of the Five.
8 – Cary Grant
The popular heartthrob he renounced his career in 1965 because I wanted to be a father full-time.
9 – Freddie Prinze, Jr
The actor announced his retirement in the year 2003. The reason? Did not feel comfortable acting and I wanted to dedicate himself completely to his family.
10 – Terrence Malick
One of the geniuses behind the movie the Tree of Life, he decided to retire to live on their ranch in Texas with his family.