"I've always believed that there are funny people everywhere, but they're just not comedians. In fact, some of my best comedic inspirations were not professional entertainers."
"The failure of women to have reached positions of leadership has been due in large part to social and professional discrimination."
"I was a total athlete. I loved sports, but when I realized I wasn't going to be a professional athlete, I realized I wanted to be in movies."
"Younger women have no problem in reconciling beauty with ambitions as a professional woman."
"It's interesting when people make comments about celebrities' weight gain or lack of weight gain as if they're a medical professional that's treating that celebrity. Like, 'This doctor does not treat Jessica Simpson, but thinks her weight is unhealthy.' If you don't treat her, then how do you know?"
"It's hard to decide how to match words to music. It's not like it's twice the work. It's always difficult for me to explain to the composer what I'm looking for. I'm not a professional I lack even basic knowledge about writing music."
"I fought all my life for women to make their own choices, in their personal and professional lives. I made mine."
"If the chemistry is right between star and photographer and the geometry of the pictures pleases the star, often the two people end up with a long-term professional friendship during which they continue to work together and to produce highly personal images."
"America believes in education: the average professor earns more money in a year than a professional athlete earns in a whole week."
"I played professional level sports. When you're playing for money, it's a whole other level."