He said, “I have always been confronted with the question about why I am working at the age of 71. I feel that if I stop working, I will fell sick. For each one of us work is important as it keeps our mind and body busy.” The actor recently received the Lifetime Excellence Award 2014 during the inaugural session of the Indore Management Association’s (IMA) 23rd International Management Conclave. He further added, “If I am satisfied with my work and start thinking that I have done the best acting of my life, then the actor in me will die. I always long to face a new challenge.”
In the 1990s, Big B had taken a sabbatical since he had worked a lot. Amitabh recently confessed that it was the worst decision of his life. He said, “But later on, I realised that it was the worst decision of my life”.