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" I am all for stem cell research. "
Stem Cell Research
" Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. "
" My mother had a rule, obviously, that I couldn't go across the street by myself, but I had to find a way of doing it. "
" I remember the beginnings of the Kurzweil reading machine. I was one of the first to meet Ray Kurzweil and purchase the reading machine in Boston. To think that the machine was at least two and a half large suitcases at the time, and now you have a camera and it takes a picture and you have sound. "
" I do believe in women. I really do. "
" I listen a lot to rap, and I'm inspired to take it, to use it in another way, to get the message across. "
" God gave me life to continue to do things that I would never have done. "
" You know, I always when people ask me, like, what is my most favorite song, I quote Duke Ellington, when they would ask him, what's his favorite composition? And I say, I haven't written it yet. Because, you know, there are different songs for different occasions. "
" You can't base your life on other people's expectations. "
" I am all for anything that is going to better equip a person who is physically challenged in any way, to have an opportunity to be able to do what they are able to do. "
" You know, I have seven children, so I guess I know some things about life. "
" I might do something in Arabic. I might do something in Hebrew. "
" Life has meaning only in the struggle. Triumph or defeat is in the hands of the Gods. So let us celebrate the struggle! "
" What I'm not confused about is the world needing much more love, no hate, no prejudice, no bigotry and more unity, peace and understanding. Period. "
" I've had threats. "
" Clearly, love is love, between a man and a woman, a woman and a man, a woman and a woman and a man and a man. "
" I think honestly, some people who think they're gay, they're confused. "
" People can misconstrue closeness for love. "
" Minds ripen at very different ages. "
" If you don't ask, you don't get. "
" For the most part, I feel really comfortable with what I've given to the people. I want to give it to them again. "
" I'm still experimenting. "
" This is like one thing that I've tried to do, and I think successfully, that when you realize that nothing really belongs to you, you begin to appreciate having an understanding of just where your head is at, and you feel so much better. "
" Time is long but life is short. "
" When I was a child, kids used to make fun of me because I was blind. But I just became more curious, 'How can I climb this tree and get an apple for this girl?' That's what mattered to me. "
" Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there. "
" I've had some incredibly triumphal things happen in my life. "
" Of course I read Braille, yes. "
" Music, at its essence, is what gives us memories. And the longer a song has existed in our lives, the more memories we have of it. "
" First of all, I'm no better than the next person. "
" I might sing a gospel song in Arabic or do something in Hebrew. I want to mix it up and do it differently than one might imagine. "