My idea of forgiveness is letting go of resentment that does not serve your better interest, ridding yourself of negative thoughts. All they do is make you miserable. Believe me, you can fret and fume all you want, but whoever it was that wronged you is not suffering from your anguish whatsoever.
I don't want my husband to push me around in a wheelchair. I don't want someone to lead me around because I'm blind.
It's very seldom you get paid for doing what you love and telling the truth at the same time. It seems they don't often coincide.
I have a children's book already out and my autobiography.
No disrespect to you, Mr. President -- I am privileged to be here with you tonight. But I really came because I got a chance to sing with B.B. King.
If you're not getting the things you want, need or desire, it's because you have not accepted that you can have them.
My mother was a personal friend of God's. They had ongoing conversations.
I have been a Christian all my life, but it's impossible to be so deeply involved in these stories without it making you think again, and without it making you consciously aware of the people involved.
We might have a script planned for next week and then something important might happen, and we address that then.
The exercise I do now is a mammoth change for me because I never did any exercise ever.
I also work with the spirituality of people.
It's the truth and people need to hear the truth.
People have known me for so long, I'm just Della to them.
There are people much less fortunate than us, and I don't mean people hungry sleeping in the streets either.
Touching people is very rewarding to me.