Richard Cadena, writing for [On Stage Lighting](http://www.onstagelighting.co.uk):
>…in this industry it’s not a lion that’s chasing us; rather, we’re chasing the lion and we have to outrun everyone else in the industry if we’re going to catch the prized position. If you want to be the one that chases down the king of all lighting positions, you’ve got to be prepared to put in some extra effort to prepare for a long chase.
– [How Do You Become a Top Lighting Designer?](http://www.onstagelighting.co.uk/stage-lighting-jobs/getting-to-top-lighting/)