If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things, you still are both Americans. Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other. Neither loves their country any more than the other one does.
Food is a coping mechanism; people are afraid of giving it up because then they'll feel confused and lost.
If I was on the air and was just kind of a plain-vanilla personality that took the safe road and the safe way trying to please all of the people all of the time, I'd been gone in two weeks.
I've talked to so many people, men and women alike, that get overweight and their self-esteem just goes in the tank. They think they're judged. They think they're unattractive.
It's better to be healthy alone than sick with someone else.
You're only lonely if you're not there for you.
You have got to decide, look, this is who I am; this is my best way to present myself, and I'm going to ride that horse to the finish line. Not everybody will like it, but that's OK.
I've learned a tremendous amount from Oprah.
I mean, look, teachers don't do their job for the money, obviously, because we pay them ridiculously little amounts for what they put in. Most of them come out of their own pocket for materials and things to help the children and all that.
I don't substitute anybody else's judgment for my own.
I have some wonderful friends from the Mideast that are as red, white and blue as anybody you know, that have been harassed, and I think it's a terrible, terrible thing.
Relationships are negotiated and if you deal with ultimatums and authority all the time, then you're not going to get anywhere.
The most you get is what you ask for.
I'm embarrassed every time I look a teacher in the eye, because we ask them to do so much for so little.
I grew up in athletics, where people keep score.
The problem is that for women, the average time is just over 14 minutes... men are left with about 12 minutes during which time they need to think of something to do!