"We give a lot of others significance in our lives even when they don't deserve it. It doesn't matter if they're family or if you've known them forever. If they're not good for you, they've got to go."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Gabrielle Union on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Gabrielle Union on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Gabrielle Union on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Gabrielle Union on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Gabrielle Union on Abraham Lincoln
"In Hollywood, you play a mom, and the next thing you know, you're on 'The Golden Girls.' They age you so fast."
"Hollywood needs to recognise all shades of African American beauty."
"I can't just say one time of the year I'm going to do something different. I have to commit to a lifestyle behavioral change and just try to be a little bit better today than I was yesterday."
"I'm not going to change the world overnight. It's one person at a time, and hopefully they're people in positions of power who can help people get in those roles and really, truly embrace colorblind casting."
"I think I'm drawn to more villain-type characters, because it's so cool to get to say all the things you want to say. In Hollywood, you get to this position where you have to bite your tongue so much. You take all your experiences of not being able to say what you really want to say, and channel that through your character."