"I know in my own marriage I stayed in it to provide my son with what I thought was a stable background and to give him what I thought was the family life a child should have with two parents. But that isn't always the best way, and it took me taking my son to therapy after the divorce to really see it."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Regina King on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."Regina King on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Regina King on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."Regina King on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."Regina King on James C. Dobson
"I never really loved school through junior high, but then I started running track my freshman year, and I was just like, 'Wow, this is cool!'"
"Athletes are very cool to me."
"You don't know what unconditional love is. You may say you do, but if you don't have a child, you don't know what that is. But when you experience it, it is the most fulfilling ever."
"I stay in tune with my family and God."
"I learned a lot from my Mom. My favorite lesson: remember there is no such thing as a certain way to parent and to remember that you are learning along with your child - it's ok to make mistakes."