"It's up to you to be responsible for how you feel if you're not happy. Your happiness lies in your hands. You can't rely on a man to make you happy or complete you. That starts with you."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Taraji P. Henson on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Taraji P. Henson on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Taraji P. Henson on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Taraji P. Henson on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Taraji P. Henson on Mahatma Gandhi
"A woman is gentle, soft, delicate, and a man's position is to protect her, help her up stairs, make sure she's in the car safely first. Take good care of your woman, and the sky's the limit!"
"I would love to do a biopic of a famous singer, like Diana Ross or Donna Summer, or an old jazz story that we haven't seen before. I would love to do that! I would love to play Diana Ross 'cause she's an icon. I'm salivating to do that."
"Once you're a mom, always a mom. It's like riding a bike, you never forget."
"Every human walks around with a certain kind of sadness. They may not wear it on their sleeves, but it's there if you look deep."
"I've been doing a lot of drama, but I feel like comedy is my strength."