Tyra Banks Quotes.
Don’t make excuses
– make improvements!
I don’t want to use the term
‘plus-size,’ because, to me, what the hell
is that? It just doesn’t have a positive connotation
to it. I tend
to not use it.
Kardashian and Kris Jenner have the exact same eyes
Kate Upton is curvy
With ‘America’s Next Top Model,’ I’ve always cast
girls who the industry might
call ‘plus size
‘ but I like to call ‘fiercely
real.’ That was always important to me.
I know I’m an overachiever
, and I’m not apologetic about it.
I don’t think cellulite is great
– that’s not a flaw that I want in a photo by any means! I retouch that crap
out. But I tell women that I’m retouching
I think I’m too young to be a mogul. I think I’m too young for that.
If you can think psychographically and not demographically, you can really target
I’ve made millions
with the body I have, so where’s the pain in that?
Even when I was a teen
model, I didn’t think it was fair
that I had to enter
the acting world to get insurance
I would not recommend
a teen getting into modeling if they’re not solid
when it comes to their grades
and school. That comes first. My mother always told me that came first.
I have worn fake
hair since I was 17 years old.
I love Boston
; it’s like Paris.
Love every part of yourself. Even the things that frustrate you. They make you who you are
told me that a talk show wouldn’t work. Some told me I was going to get canceled before my first season
Take responsiblilty for yourself because no one’s going to take responsibility
What I don’t like to see is when models of different races
come in and out of fashion.
With the whole
supermodel thing, even when you’re not really modeling anymore
, people still call me
that. And I’m like ‘… retired
I really want to leave something behind
that means something when I’m no longer here
I was embarrassed
when a businessman friend
asked, ‘What’s the yearly budget
of your talk show? What’s the per-episode budget?’ And I looked at him
with these blank
, typical-model eyes and said, ‘I don’t know.’ I call myself a businesswoman, and I don’t know that?
One thing my mom used to tell me was to look to the other side
, and know that my present
is not going to be everything. So if I’m having a bad day
, she goes, ‘Just imagine tomorrow
. This is going to be over
. This is going to be done with.’
We are often told we can’t have brains
and beauty, and I really hope
that my message
is that you can put on that red lip
your hair and put on that power dress
– you don’t have to sacrifice
one for the other.
that you will look in the mirror and find the unique
beauty in you.
I don’t think I’ll always be on television.
‘America’s Next Top Model’ is not a bunch
of Barbies – it’s a lot of girls that are atypically beautiful.
On ‘America’s Next Top Model,’ I mentor
girls on television. When that TV goes off, I actually mentor other girls in the modeling industry
– girls that have not been on ‘Top Model,’ but who appear