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Bobby wants to have a lot of kids. Five would be a definite mistake. I'm only kidding. I love kids. Kids have a way of bringing purity back to life.
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Bobby's got a good heart and a good soul. We work hard at our relationship. It's easy to lose that romance, that passion you once had.
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Cracking gum or sitting with your legs open were considered unacceptable, and I'd better not come back from the yard with scratched knees.
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Everybody wants to put me with somebody, you know?
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Fans still want to hear lyrics. I have a generation of people who know me from the 1980s and a generation from now who know me from It's Not Right But It's Okay.
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From the beginning, the camera and I were great friends. It loves me, and I love it.
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God gave me a voice to sing with, and when you have that, what other gimmick is there?
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God knows I work hard and put my best into it.
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He's like my dad in a lot of ways. I call him my industry father. He's guided me through my career.
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He's nothing like everybody says be is-that's what tripped me out. He came to my party, and he was such a gentleman.
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I almost wish I could be more exciting, that I could match what is happening out there to me.
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I am gonna make some noise. I just think about me and the best that I can be. I can't live up to everybody's expectations but my own.
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I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside.
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I coulda been a rich man if I accepted all the bribes from the guys wanting to be in this room today.
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I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe.
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I don't deal with that stepmom madness. I tell them, You've got a mother. There are no more steps to take. Step nothing. I'm their friend.
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I don't have the kind of time it takes to nurture a relationship the way I'd like to right now, and I'd never attempt to jump into one unless I had that time.
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I don't really have much to complain about.
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I don't worry. I know my husband respects me. My husband doesn't carry himself when he walks into a room like, Okay, let me see who I can mack tonight. He's a married man.
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I finally faced the fact that it isn't a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems.
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I knew that whatever I wanted to do with my life, marriage wasn't going to be a part of that for a long time.
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I know that I could really kill for my daughter. I know because I'm living for her, so I'm fierce when it comes down to it. And I feel the same about my husband and my family. I'm just fiercely protective. It's like, that's my lair and nobody messes with my lair.
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I like being a woman, even in a man's world. After all, men can't wear dresses, but we can wear the pants.
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I was scared to death. I was aware of people staring at me. No one moved. They seemed almost in a trance. I just stared at the clock in the center of the church. When I finished,everyone clapped and started crying. From then on, I knew God had blessed me.
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I was the primary mover of my career. I told my people to give me a plan and I'd follow And it worked. I traveled and smiled, and it worked.
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I would rather not talk about my personal life.
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I'd have all kinds of conversations with Aretha and Wilson Pickett. I just remember being in an atmosphere of total creativity.
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I'm eight years into this thing, man, this should be cool. You read about yourself and kinda go, Wow, that really happened to me.
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I'm more relaxed now. I'm an older girl now.
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I'm not crazy about arenas just because I can sell them out. It doesn't do anything for my ego at all. I want to play places where people don't have to sit in the nosebleed seats and wonder what the hell is going on.
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I'm older, a wife, a mother. I know what I'm doing. I'm so glad I'm past the I-don't-know stage. I feel good. I feel secure.
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I've turned down a lot of arena dates because I've done the big-arena thing. Now, I want to do something where people can feel me and I can feel them.
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It was strange not to have my father there, but he lives just 10 minutes away. Besides, even if you're not together physically, the love never dies.
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My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it.
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No, I'm not a drug addict, and neither is my husband. If that were so, you'd get a lot less work out of me. It would show in the performances and in the work.
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Nobody likes to be picked on. Nobody.
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One of us has to be home when the other's away. When I'm away, Bobby's home, and when he's away, I'm home.
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The last time I toured was just before I'd had my baby. I'd just come off The Bodyguard. It rocketed, I got pregnant, had a baby. Everything happened so fast. It was too much to take at the moment.
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There was a lot of success at a very important time in my life. I think then I was more in wonder of what was going to happen.
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This ain't about publicity. I don't want to spend the rest of my life with somebody I thought was just gonna give me publicity. I've got enough of that on my own.
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Today, it's hip hop. Hip hop has taken over. With every race, creed and color, it's taken over. It's what it's about.
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When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life.
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When I did Saving All My Love, I was going through a terrible love affair. He was married, and that will never work out for anybody. Never, no way. Forget about it.
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When I heard Aretha, I could feel her emotional delivery so clearly. It came from down deep within. That's what I wanted to do.
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When you're older, you learn what it's about to relax and enjoy. You're not so young, not so eager. Some of the mistakes you made are gone. They're over!
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Whose business is it if you're gay or like dogs? What others do shouldn't matter. Let people talk. It doesn't bother me because I know I'm not gay.
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You don't have a baby based on that publicity madness. People don't live like that. Especially black people who were raised in families with morals and standards and integrity.
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You go according to what people dictate. They like it; they want to hear me. I put the tickets on sale and they bought them.
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You see me onstage, you see me on the video. But you don't see the people here in this house. You don't see us sitting back watching TV, drinking a beer, just coolin' out.
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You've got to realize that we've got to get up and brush our teeth. We've got to wash our behinds. There is relativity here.
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