HIV infection and AIDS is growing – but so too is public apathy. We have already lost too many friends and colleagues.
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[On being told that he should be an agent with him having no acting ‘gifts’. And saying that you need to know absolutely nothing to be an agent.] I thought that’s the job for me.
[On school] Not only did I know that I wasn’t one of the smart kids in the class, but so did everyone else.
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When individuals have access to the information about their bodies they can begin to change outcomes.
I think it’s important for us to have open conversations about mental health, especially with me being black, because we’ve never had therapists in the black community, we’ve never taken medication. I think it was good that when I had my first complete blackout at age 5, my mom didn’t fully medicate me, because I might not have fully been Ye.
We can’t let people down when they can’t get any medical care, when they’re sick and don’t have money to go to a doctor. You help them.
I don’t regret opening up about what I went through [with depression]. Because, it sounds really cliche, but I have had women come up to me and say, It meat so much to me.’
You dont see the mental illness: Its not a mass; its not a cyst. But its there. Why do you need to prove it?
No man has the right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training. It is a shame for a man to grow old without seeing the beauty and strength of which his body is capable.
For four to six months at a time, I would barely eat. I lived on a diet of Melba toast, carrots, and black coffee.
I keep healthy and I’m always very active and always have been so. I don’t really see any signs of aging yet. Music keeps you young.
It was against my principles and all, but I was feeling so depressed I didn’t even think. That’s the whole trouble. When you’re feeling very depressed, you can’t even think.