"I grew up in a predominantly Caucasian neighborhood, but my mom is Filipino-Spanish and my dad is Irish."
"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."Shay Mitchell 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."Shay Mitchell on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Shay Mitchell on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Shay Mitchell 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."Shay Mitchell on Pablo Picasso
"I feel so good after a workout. Any time you can be alone with yourself is really important."
"After I finished high school I went to Hong Kong and Thailand and spent some time there. Just to get that whole experience of being out of the bubble that I was in from high school in Vancouver, to be able to travel around and be on your own was an amazing experience."
"I was dating my first boyfriend in high school for a long time, and we broke up before prom. I hadn't met anyone else that I really wanted to go with, and my friends have always been amazing. So I went with my friends and got a million photos with them!"
"With fitness, I do Bikrams hot yoga. The gym that I have in my building is amazing. I love to do cardio and weights there."
"My daily beauty regimen is definitely always in the mornings, and at night, always washing my face with a basic cleanser. I also use a moisturizer with SPF to follow up."