„At first, being a female role model really terrified me. But it hasn't turned out to be an awful burden. I get a lot of letters from women who tell me that, after watching Xena, they have bought the Harley-Davidson they always wanted or left an abusive relationship.“
— Lucy Lawless
Robin Eggar (July 27, 1997) "Is it a bird? - Interview", The Sunday Times, p. Style 8.