Like anything else in life, when you have to dive into something deeper, you gain respect for it because you learn about it in different ways than you ever would expect.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
From your parents you learn love and laughter and how to put one foot in front of the other. But when books are opened you discover you have wings.
I just clipped 2 articles from a current magazine. One is a diet guaranteed to drop 5 pounds off my body in a weekend. The other is a recipe for a 6-minute pecan pie.
I`ve always been a snob about qualifications.
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
I want to wait to have sex until I’m married.
I don’t get sent anything strange like underwear. I get sent cookies.
If somebody ever wished to be me for a day, they’d be the most pissed-off person once they got here. They would be, like, in hell.
People shop for a bathing suit with more care than they do a husband or wife. The rules are the same. Look for something you’ll feel comfortable wearing. Allow for room to grow.
At college I began to do research for a professor and so I became part of the organization promoted by the Queen of Jordon: the Foundation for International Community Assistance. That offers micro-credits, offering small loans of money to women who want to start their own businesses. The interest is very low and the results are extraordinary.
HIV does not make people dangerous to know, so you can shake their hands and give them a hug: Heaven knows they need it.