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Crying is cleansing. There's a reason for tears, happiness or sadness.
My motto in life is 'If you think it, you can do it' and if we all apply that thought we can end hunger the world over.
I still have some very dear friends from school, and we get together whenever possible.
My self-imposed mandate is to be the voice for the voiceless.
I'd like to see a world free of strife, stress, pain, hunger, war - a cool place where everyone could live.
I treat others exactly the way I want to be treated.
There was a time in the marriage when I could no longer look at myself in a mirror, couldn't feel I was a nice person. A bad relationship can do that, can make you doubt everything good you ever felt about yourself.
Rural communities in Africa, South Asia and Latin America are where the majority of hungry people are and the inequality that exists between women and men in these communities is holding back progress.
Healthy children are born from healthy, respected, well-nourished and educated mothers and it is imperative that they have a voice in the decisions which affect them. If you empower a mother and let her have her say towards a poverty-free future, the positive impact this would have on ending hunger will be immense.
I was born into a family of gospel singers. My early ambitions were many. I was going to be a ballerina. I almost had that one come true until I tore a tendon, so I transferred from my toes to my throat and that's where the talent settled.
I first came to Brazil in the Sixties. Then I started coming back every year since touring most of the country. I grew to love it, the people, the music. I thought this is where I belong. I've been living in Brazil for the past 23 years. I call it my stress-free country.
Dust does rise, doesn't it? And so can I.
I look at the careers of people I'm standing on the shoulders of. People like Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, Sammy Davis Jr., and Sarah Vaughan. These are icons I wanted to emulate, and I feel like they've been holding me up for quite a long time.
Do you know that other than my father, I've never had a man take care of me?
During the time that my recording career seemed to be in a slump a music called disco came on the scene and literally took over radio stations as well as having radio stations created to play it which sort of negated my music as well as that of some of my peers.
I love what I do. I was given the most incredible gift that can be given to anyone. I could never imagine a world without music, and I feel grateful that I've been given the ability to share that.
We are all here to be a service to those who can't be a service to themselves. We can give people hope and more reasons for being human.
All my friends and peers keep asking me when I'm going to rest - I just tell them it's another dirty four-letter word!
Years ago I learned to be totally responsible for Dionne Warwick. I will not wait for opportunities. I will create them.
I have bought a lot of beautiful clothes with my money, but I've also earned it.
A case of can't do with, can't do without, that's why I married him again.
I often feel the need of a man to take care of me, even though I can certainly take care of myself.
I'm not psychic myself.
It is frustrating to be a Black woman in the entertainment industry.
Linda Georgian is a wonderful psychic. She can do amazing things.
Man will never understand woman and vice versa. We are oil and water. An equal level can never be maintained, as one will always excel where the other doesn't, and that breeds resentment.
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