I don't see a white woman. I see a black woman, even though my mother is white. Knowing that has made my life easier, I think.
Career is important, but nothing really supersedes my roles as a mother.
My mother never wanted me to focus on my physical self. She always said that beauty is what you do.
When I was a kid, my mother told me that if you could not be a good loser, then there's no way you could be a good winner.
Being a mother is probably the most important thing in my life right now.
I'm a much better mother at 46... than if I were like, 21 or 25.
My mother always said to me, 'You're going to have to work harder and have to be better, and you can't take no for an answer'.
My mother helped me identify myself the way the world would identify me. Bloodlines didn't matter as much as how I would be perceived.
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