In this life, to earn your place you have to fight for it.
It doesn’t matter if you are a musician, a business leader, a president or a student. We all have a responsibility to give back.
You can’t achieve anything in life without a small amount of sacrifice.
There’s no better makeup than self-confidence.
Scars remind me of just how far that I’ve come.
I prefer an ugly truth to a pretty lie. If someone is telling me the truth that is when I will give my heart.
Education affects every major challenge we face in society. It creates economic growth, paves the way for peace and stability and helps erase the legacy of marginalization.
My brain, I believe, is the most beautiful part of my body.
You have to be very strong and tough-minded if you want to survive.
Music has given a voice to many generations, and I think we, as artists, can be a part of creating a better world.
Walking gets too boring, when you learn how to fly.
In the full light of day, I don’t want to think about the sunset.
If you can prove the existence of God, it can only be proven through love.
Our leaders are lacking love, and love is lacking leaders.
Live your life to the fullest.
I believe education is the key. As an activist and a child of the developing world, I witnessed education’s power to transform lives.
I think it’s my energy and love of life that has been the real key to my fame and success.
Education is literally the difference between success and failure, or even life and death for many children.
The first years of a child’s life are too important for a child’s future – their development, earnings, behavior, and health – for anyone to ignore.
I’ve always thought of myself as a woman who works hard, believes in herself, and wants to accomplish as much as possible.
You collect impressions from people, from life, from your own daydreams.
My hips don’t lie and I don’t lie either!
I’m someone who has always been very stubborn and strong-willed. I never gave up.
I am trying to make my accent so it won’t bother anyone, but I am not going to drive myself crazy trying to pretend I am an American girl when I am from Colombia.
I know what it’s like to feel that fear and the need of affirmation and appreciation. To build confidence in yourself is the toughest thing.