Inspirational Quotes by Tionne Watkins

I feel naked without earrings. I’ll pass out twice. It feels like I’m missing a body part.

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It’s amazing what miracles and little angels and pure love around you can bring out.

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Whatever your hustle is, go somewhere with it.

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Miracles happen every day – I’m one!

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No matter what, everyone will go through a disagreement – that’s what makes us all different.

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Everything happens the way it’s supposed to because it’s just like cavemen – you evolve and grow and learn.

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If you want to live, you have to face your fears.

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To have a body of work is a blessing – when you have songs that have been around generation after generation that they call timeless music, you can work that for a long time.

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I had an attitude problem when I was a kid. I’m not gonna lie.

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What I’m proud of, we learned from our lessons.

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‘Waterfalls’ spoke to so many people at a time where people needed to feel like somebody was on their side.

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I have learned to smile when I wasn’t happy, to sing when I didn’t feel like it, and to do things just to please my fans.

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We were always authentic when it came to our style. From when we started to the height of our fame, we’ve always been consistent in our look because how we dressed was a result of how we felt. We weren’t playing dress-up.

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You’re always in a blessed position if you have a great success story, especially to be in a position to be able to tell it so people can even understand.

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A role model can teach you to love and respect yourself.

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I don’t care how much money you have in the world. It’s not about that. It’s all about time.

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I’m in charge of raising a young woman one day, to be a mother and hopefully a wife.

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I’ve traveled the world in one of the best groups ever. I’m 42.

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I get a lot of ‘Oh, you’ve been gone.’ I wasn’t gone. Just because you didn’t see me doesn’t mean I wasn’t working and collecting checks. I just wasn’t singing and doing videos. I do a lot of other things, like I said, like writing scripts and stuff like that. I write for other artists.

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I want to live. I didn’t have time to die.

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I want to raise my own baby. I don’t want my baby crying for some other strange lady, some nanny. I am not down with that.

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I guess I have to prove myself all over again, even if it’s to the world. I don’t have a problem doing that.

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I don’t care about Donald Trump. I mean, God is my president. So I just feel sorry for people it affects, but I don’t care about him.

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I would like to confirm that Perri Reid was the only person who ever suggested that Chilli leave TLC.

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TLC always looked up to male bands. We saw guy groups could just go out and get the fans screaming by just standing there – fully clothed and with nothing but their music… We saw them as the competition more than the girl groups, with whom we wanted to stay unified.

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In life, when you lose anyone, there’s always an adjustment period – emotionally, mentally and physically.

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The TLC sound! That’s what’s so awesome – we have our own sound.

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The record business sucks!

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Great music, timeless music is hard to come by, but there are some that are like that.

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Just because I’m not dancing on a video every five seconds doesn’t mean I’m not working.

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I remember getting flowers and champagne for being one of the first black artists on MTV. That was a big deal.

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When you Google someone’s name, it matters to me what shows up. Not the lies, but like, did you change lives? Did you do something while you were here?

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Good music is good music.

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I have to thank God for bringing me through and allowing me to continue to do charitable work for other sick children suffering with sickle cell.

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Some people criticize me for always wearing different variations of bobs, but bobs never go out of style.

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The doctors told me I could never have kids, but God blessed me anyway.

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TLC never broke up. We are sisters for life.

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I’ve worked in the studio with a lot of young girls, and they’ll go, ‘Oh, the label is telling me to take off my clothes, and I don’t feel comfortable.’ Well if you don’t feel comfortable, don’t do it.

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I get nervous as hell when it’s time for the songs to come out.

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Don’t sit there and wallow in woe-is-me stuff that happened in your past. Move forward. Face whatever you’re afraid of. Or deal with it.

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I’m hoping that somehow with songs like ‘American Gold’ there will be some kind of justice, and people just stop being so close-minded to where they’re like, ‘Oh, it’s not race.’ It’s easy to say that when you’re not black and you haven’t experienced it.

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I was told I wouldn’t live past 30 or have children.

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Because of my sickle-cell disease, I have a high tolerance for pain.

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Music is my heart.

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I got kicked out of four high schools just because people took issue with the colour of my skin. As if I could help the colour I was born.

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I never thought black people would say I wasn’t black enough. It didn’t turn me into a bully – it just put me on the defensive. I had to watch my back. It made me stronger because I learned how to deal with ignorance.

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I grew up around guys and got along with them better.

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I’m not homophobic; I’m just not gay.

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I’m open. All of my situations have made me who I am.

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I’m not ashamed of anything I’ve done, because if I feel ashamed, I’m not going to do it in the first place.

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At the end of the day we feel the same; we all hurt.

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I had to learn a lot about myself during the situation with my brain tumor.

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