"My mother thinks I could have even run a larger company."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Christie Hefner on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Christie Hefner on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Christie Hefner on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Christie Hefner on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Christie Hefner on Pablo Picasso
"In college, my big money memory was saving up to buy a car with my boyfriend, whom I lived with."
"No, I never thought about my father's money as my money."
"I don't think about financial success as the measurement of my success."
"Being a CEO still means sitting across the table from big institutional investors and showing your leadership and having them believe in you."
"Even though money seems such an objective topic, it can also be the most intimate, and possibly harmful, part of a relationship."