"For example, I loved English and history at school. I would have loved to have done a degree in either. But my Mom said I didn't have time for university."
"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."Vanessa Mae 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."Vanessa Mae on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Vanessa Mae on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Vanessa Mae 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."Vanessa Mae on Pablo Picasso