"I worked hard—it was a combination of the two. I had a mom and a grandma who taught me that talent can only get you so far. Even in my acting career, I think talent is only so much and if you try to rely on only that, it’s kind of lazy."
“I think sometimes in life we want to ignore the problems of society and just think about the good. I believe in positive thinking and affirmative living, I also think it’s really important to remember all of our disenfranchised members of society.”