"I think a responsibility comes with notoriety, but I never think of it as power. It's more like something you hold, like grains of sand. If you keep your hand closed, you can have it and possess it, but if you open your fingers in any way, you can lose it just as quickly."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Diana Ross on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Diana Ross on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Diana Ross on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Diana Ross on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Diana Ross on Booker T. Washington
"So I'm not worried about the emotions I carry with me, because I'm happy that I have them I think it's good for the work I do. The emotions that are not healthy are the ones you hold inside, like anger."
"I majored in fashion design in school, and I have always wanted to design my own line of clothing, jewelry, and stuff like that so this was just a step for me in that direction."
"I look forward to the future - and going into the studio to make new music."
"My travels led me to where I am today. Sometimes these steps have felt painful, difficult, but led me to greater happiness and opportunites."
"I'm a parent, and I try to take care of my health and keep my life in order. In the last few years I've really had to decide what's important to me, and it seems to me that my family and my health are top on the list. And those have nothing to do with show business."