Abdul Qadeer Khan
Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Corrie Ten Boom
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Quotes by Brazilian authors
"I just think they're really insecure about themselves sometimes. I know all the girls, but we all work a lot and don't have time to hang out together. They're all really nice; I've never had a problem with any model"
"I was in a fashion show and I had on a strapless top. When I got to the end the top was down"
"I used to be very shy. When I first started, I had to go to a casting, and I had to go in a bikini. I thought I was too skinny. But I went in and got the job! And that's how I started"
"My favorite designer is Christian Lacroix, not just because his clothes are amazing and I love them, but because he's so nice. When I did his fashion show, he was the first one to arrive there and he helped everyone"
"If one day I have a daughter and my daughter wants to be a model, I would never let her!"
"I'm a teenager, but I'm independent - I have my own apartment, I have my own life. And I think I have learned more than any of those teenagers have in school. I learned to be responsible, leaving my family and coming here alone"
"When I get older, I don't think I'll like to have wrinkles, or a big jelly belly. I cannot have it"
"I would like just one time to be on the cover of Italian Vogue"
"You don't have to have an attitude if you're famous"
"I was so embarrassed about mispronouncing words. I just knew how to smile"
"Here in the big city people spend their time thinking about work and about money; they don't give some value to friendships and it can be depressing"
"If you look around Brazil you see pregnant women everywhere. Here you don't see that as much. There the only thing they do is babies, babies, babies! Especially the poor families"
"I missed out on everything. Sometimes on the street I see teenagers hanging out and going to the movies, going to concerts, and I get so jealous"
"Be sure what you want and be sure about yourself. Fashion is not just beauty, it's about good attitude. You have to believe in yourself and be strong"
"I never really thought about being an actress or being anything like that. I was always a bit scared as well because of the thing about models becoming an actress and all that"
"I felt like my pregnancy was a sacred moment for me. I stayed in Boston and I didn't work apart from the contracts I have, and then I only let them use my face"
"When I came to New York and I opened the window of the thirty-fifth-floor apartment, there's light pollution and fog, and I couldn't see my star. So I drew it on my wrist with a pen, but it kept washing away. Then I went to a tattoo parlor on Second Avenue and had it done"
"It was my first scene. My first day. We could have started with me drinking a beer, something a little less than having Barbies touching each other. But they started with that"
"I'm not an actress, you know. I don't know what's going on. And I'm supposed to be the villain"
"I feel grateful because I have a lot of love in my life. I found the person I'm sharing my life with. I have a good man"
"There is good in everything; it's just how you choose to look at it. Everything that's worth it has a price. For me to be a model - I had to leave my family. Do you think I liked that? No! There are sacrifices. Life is meant to be a challenge, because challenges are what make you grow"
"I did kung fu up until two weeks before Benjamin was born, and yoga three days a week. I think a lot of people get pregnant and decide they can turn into garbage disposals. I was mindful about what I ate, and I gained only 30 pounds"
"If you have your wife, and you are proud of something she's done, wouldn't you go and support her in something? That is what I was trying to do"
"I'm very interested in charities. I help a lot of different charities"
"I cannot put this poison on my skin. I do not use anything synthetic"
"I'm a workaholic. I've been doing my job for a long time"
"I don't wear fur and I understand their cause. I am the biggest animal lover in the world. I have four dogs and two horses, and I have rescued animals all my life"
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