"My mom was very strict when I was growing up. I could not talk to boys until I was 18. I had to study and work hard."
"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."Coco Lee 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."Coco Lee on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Coco Lee on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Coco Lee 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."Coco Lee on Pablo Picasso
"I'm not a businessperson. I have no sense of money. My mom does everything for me. She makes all my decisions for me, and even buys my clothes. She's very protective."