What I have never been afraid of is to be a little silly, and you can engage people that way!
More quotes by Michelle Obama
When you’ve worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity, you do not slam it shut behind you. You reach back, and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed.
I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves. And I watch my daughters, two beautiful, intelligent, black young women playing with their dogs on the White House lawn.
People in the beauty community don’t like copycats, so I think it’s important to stay true to who you are and people will stay your customer.
Our life before moving to Washington was filled with simple joys. Saturdays at soccer games, Sundays at Grandma’s house. And a date night for Barack and me was either dinner or a movie, because as an exhausted mom, I couldn’t stay awake for both. He was still the guy who’d picked me up for our dates in a car that was so rusted out, I could actually see the pavement going by through a hole in the passenger-side door.
More quotes about Life
Work like you dont need the money, love like youve never been hurt, and dance like nobody is watching.
Zen teaches that if we can open up to the inevitability of our demise, we can begin to transform and lighten up about it.
That is what we are put in the world for, to get experience and to help others get it. It is the one thing no one can take away from us.
I can’t change history, I don’t want to change history. I can only change the future. I’m working on that.
I’d never met a woman I considered as intelligent as me. That sounds bigheaded, but every woman I met was either a dolly-chick, or a sort of screwed-up intellectual chick. And of course, in the field I was in, I didn’t meet many intellectual people anyway. I always had this dream of meeting an artist, an artist girl who would be like me. And I thought it was a myth, but then I met Yoko and that was it.
I do believe I am special. My special gift is my vision, my commitment, and my willingness to do whatever it takes.
How beautiful the world was when one looked at it without searching, just looked, simply and innocently.
No American ought to be compelled to strike for his rights. He ought to receive them naturally, easily, as a matter of course.