"The day I won an Emmy was also the day my father passed away. I received a call from my sister on the way to the ceremony and had to turn my car around and catch the first flight back to Karachi."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Bill Gates
"There was a time in my life when I thought I had everything - millions of dollars, mansions, cars, nice clothes, beautiful women, and every other materialistic thing you can imagine. Now I struggle for peace."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Richard Pryor
"Car designers are just going to have to come up with an automobile that outlasts the payments."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Erma Bombeck
"I hooked up my accelerator pedal in my car to my brake lights. I hit the gas, people behind me stop, and I'm gone."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Steven Wright
"I replaced the headlights in my car with strobe lights, so it looks like I'm the only one moving."Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on Steven Wright
"I'm generally quite an angry person, and I like to channel my anger toward something creative."
"An Academy Award nomination is stuff dreams are made of."
"Don't give up your dreams."
"Education liberates a woman."
"What good is my parents' wealth and education and upbringing if I'm not contributing to the world?"