"I always said that if I could just find a guy who could chop wood and had a nice smile, it wouldn't bother me if he was a thug or an aristocrat, as long as he was a good guy. And I've ended up with an educated thug."
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."Sade Adu on Leo Buscaglia
"Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened."Sade Adu on Dr. Seuss
"Look back, and smile on perils past."Sade Adu on Walter Scott
"A warm smile is the universal language of kindness."Sade Adu on William Arthur Ward
"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."Sade Adu on Phyllis Diller
"I'm not anti-fashion, but I've always had a bit of a punk attitude. That's important, I think. I do my own thing."
"People are so used to having their lives filmed, they're not even conscious of having cameras around. I still have that sort of suspicion when a camera comes out. I view it as a thing to fear."
"Whatever I'm doing, I'm in that moment and I'm doing it. The rest of the world's lost. If I'm cooking some food or making soup, I want it to be lovely. If not, what's the point of doing it?"
"I am fairly classless because it is very difficult to class someone who comes from a mixed marriage."