My party trick is that I ask everybody questions. I'm just nosey. -- Nadine Velazquez

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And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.

Harsh justice is still justice.

There is indeed a certain sense of gratification when we do a good deed that gives us inward satisfaction, and a generous pride that accompanies a good conscience…These testimonies of a good conscience are pleasant; and such a natural pleasure is very beneficial to us; it is the only payment that can never fail. On Repentance.

Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to conceive.

When we see that our problem is so complicated and so all-encompassing in its intent and content, then we realize that it is no longer a Negro problem, confined only to the American Negro; that it is no longer an American problem, confined only to America, but it is a problem for humanity.

I have found the best way to give advice to children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.

When I was a teenager, I began to settle into school because I'd discovered the extracurricular activities that interested me: music and theater.

There is no desire more natural than the desire for knowledge.

If you don't see yourself as a winner, then you cannot perform as a winner.

The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.

A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.

A king is one who fears nothing.

When I was a kid, I played basketball religiously. I begged my mom to get me voice lessons because I wanted to learn to sing the right way, but at the same time, I was playing Junior Olympic basketball, and I was playing point guard for my school. But I was wanting to get into entertainment, into music and film and television.