"When it's said and done, the one thing I want to leave on this earth is hope. I have felt hopelessness, and it's a terrible feeling. Hopelessness will destroy you. I want to bring hope to other people."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Paula Deen on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Paula Deen on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Paula Deen on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Paula Deen on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Paula Deen on Dalai Lama
"It's amazing how good getting up and moving makes you feel."
"I'll keep peace at all cost, even if I choke to death on my tongue."
"You don't want to make a steady diet of just lettuce. You don't want to make a steady diet of fried chicken."
"Of course, I will continue to share my favorite Southern recipes, just like my mama, grandmother and family shared with me over the years. And now, I'll be adding a little bit of a lighter touch to some of these wonderful dishes."
"I have my new food line in the works - I think it's over 200 items. Hopefully I can make a difference it's delicious food that's just so easy. I think it'll help people enjoy their lives... it's good!"