I've never been over-dramatic in my whole career.

Serena Williams

I don't want to be the glam doll; that doesn't appeal to me at all.

Huma Qureshi

Women feel empowered when they can do the things that are supposed to be only for men, you know? It breaks boundaries, it's liberating, and it's empowering when you feel like, 'Well, I can do that, too.'


Now I feel like whatever I do, no one can hurt me. I cannot be violated, I cannot be humiliated, I cannot be disregarded, I cannot be disrespected.

Fiona Apple

My grandmother was very fierce and gruff. She was quite small, but she was very wide.

Salman Rushdie

I've been really fortunate with touring and sales and all those things because I have such a loyal fan base.

Lauren Alaina