"My mom has made it possible for me to be who I am. Our family is everything. Her greatest skill was encouraging me to find my own person and own independence."
"I'll never stop dreaming that one day we can be a real family, together, all of us laughing and talking, loving and understanding, not looking at the past but only to the future."Charlize Theron on LaToya Jackson
"If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher."Charlize Theron on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Charlize Theron on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Charlize Theron on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Charlize Theron on Margaret Mead
"You can never get to a place of comfort in this business. As soon as you hit that little cushy spot, somebody's gonna kick you out. So I have a constant need to do it better."
"Marriage equality is about more than just marriage. It's about something greater. It's about acceptance."
"I've always known I wanted a family."
"You always have this fear in a movie of just being somebody's woman."
"From the moment this baby came into our home, those two dogs have never been more in love. It's the most beautiful thing I've ever witnessed. People keep saying, 'Oh, you're a single mom.' I'm like, 'Actually, I'm not. I've got two boys helping.'"