"I took piano for many years. I kicked and screamed through all of my lessons, but my mom really insisted."
"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."Kristin Kreuk 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."Kristin Kreuk on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Kristin Kreuk on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Kristin Kreuk 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."Kristin Kreuk on Pablo Picasso
"When I was in elementary school, I used to write letters to myself. I'd write letters and go 'Dear Kristen-at-16-years-old, happy birthday. I hope you're doing something.'"
"I can travel anywhere in the world and I can pretty much fit in."