"I think it's been a little difficult at times for the audience, because they've told me they see me as a family member. So to see your little sister sing about sex... I think they are pretty used to it now."
"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."Janet Jackson 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."Janet Jackson on Abdul Kalam
"Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten."Janet Jackson on David Ogden Stiers
"The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege."Janet Jackson on Charles Kuralt
"Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship."Janet Jackson on Margaret Mead
"By age seven, I used to comb my hair for performances, just pull my hair up into a bun. Granted, it wasn't a very intricate hairstyle. Still, to be that responsible and disciplined at age seven is unusual."
"As a child, I had to get up early for school or work. I'd get ready by myself. I'd set my alarm to wake me up very early in the morning, and be off to work, the family driver driving me every morning. I did it alone, my parents never coming in to wake me up."
"It is my belief that we all have the need to feel special. It is this need that can bring out the best in us, yet the worst in us."
"I always get bored with my hair. That's why I would always change it throughout my career."
"Competition is great. And as long as it's friendly and not a malicious thing, then I think it's cool."