Taraji P. Henson Quotes
I'm always the cousin that can't make it to the family functions because I'm busy.
Taraji P. Henson
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I'm a dad and a husband, and so the things that I love to do are all geared around my family.
When I said I was going to audition for a film, I got a hearty laugh from all my family.
The fact of leaving one's country, one's family, one's roots, can be painful. My father had already found his place, but for us, for my mother, it was very difficult to get our bearings.
I don't come from a family of slackers, but I do come from a family of doers.
I was a dramatic kid. I was always like, 'Watch me put on my play, Mom and Dad! You have to watch me put on all these outfits and do this play!' But my family is very academic and straightforward and normal Midwestern people, so the idea that I could act as an actual job wasn't really there.
My grandmother, grandfather, my mom - we've always been driven by laughter. It's what held us together. Thanksgivings, any kind of family get-together, we usually end up in tears.
White supremacy is a very, very popular and trenchant belief in this country's history and heritage.
When you think about the Americans with Disabilities Act and what it takes for employers sometimes to accommodate a person with disabilities, when we talk about reasonable accommodations - it's doable, but the payoff isn't always obvious right away.
I wanted to be Katharine Hepburn-ish - there was a bit of nobility about her.
I say accessorize, accessorize, accessorize. If you don't accessorize, someone else will.
I will never forget how I have been treated here by the fans, the club and the owners, and nothing would give me greater pleasure than to finish my career as a Manchester City player.
There are no black film composers doing the likes of Star Wars, doing the likes of E.T., doing the likes of Jurassic Park. There are none, nor will there ever be one. That ain't about to happen!
J. J. Johnson