"Sinatra was just one of Mom's friends."
"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."Lorna Luft 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."Lorna Luft on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Lorna Luft on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Lorna Luft 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."Lorna Luft on Pablo Picasso
"A career is all very well, but no one lives by work alone."
"Dodi got a lot of criticism when he began dating Princess Diana. No one seemed to think he was good enough for her."
"Instead of joyfully looking forward to my birth, my mother began systematically preparing for her own death. She was fatalistic."
"I have a healthy body, free of the chemicals that once controlled it."
"People come up to me as I leave the stage after a performance and tell me tey saw my mother onstage with me every time I sing. I keep a sense of humor about it."