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A smart model is a good model.
 

Black women don't have the same body image problems as white women. They are proud of their bodies. Black men love big butts.
[Bodies]
 

Black women have always been these vixens, these animalistic erotic women. Why can't we just be the sexy American girl next door?
 

Designers are very fickle. I never wanted to be a victim of that. You're in one minute, out the next.
 

I close my eyes while driving and just sing along. I always open them again in time.
 

I enjoy doing fashion shows and transforming myself into different looks for photo shoots.
 

I had had an extroverted personality with a lot of friends, but when I lost the weight and grew so tall, I withdrew within myself.
 

I have so many goals.
 

I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre. I haven't seen anything. I don't really care.
 

I look at myself and pick out the things I don't like. No matter how much I work out, I never get muscle tone in my butt and hip area.
 

I love all kinds of bread. Whenever I crave junk food, I want salty things like peanuts or potato chips.
 

I love food and feel that it is something that should be enjoyed. I eat whatever I want. I just don't overeat.
 

I love the confidence that makeup gives me.
 

I want to be like the athletes who seem stuck in time. When you see them at 50, you say they probably can still run like a champ.
 

I was backstage in Paris and saw Cindy Crawford doing House Of Style. I thought, I would love to to be in control of my career.
 

I'm competitive with myself. I always try to push past my own borders.
 

I'm so simple. If I don't have groceries, I eat popcorn and Tang for dinner.
 

I've always seen modeling as a stepping stone.
 

My mom never taught me to be waiting for some prince on a white horse to swipe me off my feet.
 

Paris is one of the most beautiful places in all the world. Unfortunately, I was so homesick I couldn't appreciate its beauty.
 


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