„I get so much mail from young girls who say, 'I look up to you, you're not as skinny as everyone else, I think you're beautiful' … So when they say that my body is 'ugly' and 'disgusting,' what does that make those girls feel like?“
— Tyra Banks American model, author and television personality 1973
"Cover Story: Tyra Banks Speaks Out About Her Weight" http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20009611,00.html (January 24, 2007) People Magazine, Time Inc.
„To all the girls that think you're fat because you're not a size zero you're the beautiful one it's society who's ugly.“
— Marilyn Monroe American actress, model, and singer 1926 - 1962
Attributed to Monroe in self-help books and on social media, this quotation is of unknown origin and date.
„Could you be
The most beautiful girl in the world?
Could you be?
It's plain to see.
You're the reason that God made a girl.
Oh, yes, you are.“
— Prince American pop, songwriter, musician and actor 1958
The Most Beautiful Girl in the World
— Richard Rodgers
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella
„Even if you meet the perfect person, it ain't gonna be at the perfect time. You're married, they're single. That's right. You're Jewish, they're Palestinian. You're a Mexican, they're a raccoon. You're a black woman, he's a black man.“
— Chris Rock American comedian, actor, screenwriter, television producer, film producer, and director 1965
„I think it's very important to feel beautiful. I think it's very political to feel beautiful, especially if you're Queer, because if you're Queer you have to take on the world every single day of your life, so you have to feel beautiful to survive.“
— Margaret Cho American stand-up comedian 1968
— Orson Welles American actor, director, writer and producer 1915 - 1985
„Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves“
— Albert Einstein German-born physicist and founder of the theory of relativity 1879 - 1955
Found anonymously in newspaper columns from the early 1920s http://quoteinvestigator.com/2015/12/31/kiss. Originally presented in dialogue format https://www.newspapers.com/clip/5219841/safety_first/: "Dorcas—”Do you ever allow a man to kiss you when you’re out motoring with him? Philippa—"Never, if a man can drive safely while kissing me he’s not giving the kiss the attention it deserves." It does not seem to have been attributed to Einstein until the 1990s (e.g. here https://groups.google.com/forum/message/raw?msg=alt.freemasonry/YILn0A-U_WM/f1Grm2akU-4J).
„My Cherie Amour, pretty little one that I adore
You're the only girl my heart beats for
How I wish that you were mine.“
— Stevie Wonder American musician 1950
My Cherie Amour