1. "Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are."
2. "When I’m not feeling my best I ask myself, ‘What are you gonna do about it?’ I use the negativity to fuel the transformation into a better me."
3. "Take all the rules away. How can we live if we don’t change?"
4. "I’m a workaholic and I don’t believe in ‘No’. If I’m not sleeping, nobody’s sleeping."
5. "Do what you were born to do. You just have to trust yourself."
6. "I felt like it was time to set up my future, so I set a goal. My goal was independence."
7. "Why do you have to choose what type of woman you are? Why do you have to label yourself anything?"
8. "The reality is: sometimes you lose. And you're never too good to lose. You're never too big to lose. You're never too smart to lose. It happens."
9. "I don't have to prove anything to anyone, I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world."
10. "It is so liberating to really know what I want, what truly makes me happy, what I will not tolerate. I have learned that it is no one else’s job to take care of me but me."
11. “[A true diva is] graceful, and talented, and strong, and fearless and brave and someone with humility.”
12. "My biggest thing is to teach not to focus on the aesthetic. It's really about who you are, and the human being, that makes you beautiful."
13. "We all have our imperfections. But I'm human and you know, it's important to concentrate on other qualities besides outer beauty."
14. "The more you mature, you realize that this imperfections make your more beautiful."
15. "I don't like to gamble, but if there's one thing I'm willing to bet on, it's myself."
16. “I don’t feel like I have to please anyone. I feel free. I feel like I’m an adult. I’m grown. I can do what I want. I can say what I want. I can retire if I want. That’s why I've worked hard.”
17. "If you’ve been doing all you can and it’s not happening for you, go out and have you a good old time. Put on your sexy dress and move on.”
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