Wisdom Of SupermodelsON COURAGE
"They were doing a full back shot of me in a swimsuit and I thought, Oh my God, I have to be so brave. See, every woman hates herself from behind."
"Everyone should have enough money to get plastic surgery."
"I wish my butt did not go sideways, but I guess I have to face that."
"Because modeling is lucrative, I'm able to save up and be more particular about the acting roles I take."
-Kathy Ireland, star of 'Alien From L.A.' and 'Danger Island'
"I would rather exercise than read a newspaper."
ON INNER STRENGTH
"I love the confidence that makeup gives me."
"I haven't seen the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, the Louvre. I haven't seen anything. I don't really care."
"Once I got past my anger toward my mother, I began to excel in volleyball and modeling."
"My husband was just OK looking. I was in labor and I said to him, What if she's ugly? You're ugly.'"
ON THE BASICS
"It's very important to have the right clothing to exercise in. If you throw on an old T-shirt or sweats, it's not inspiring for your workout."
"Sometimes I get lonely, but it's nice to be alone."
"The worst was when my skirt fell down to my ankles, but I had on thick tights underneath."
"If I'm making a movie and get hungry, I call time-out and eat some
ON OCCUPATIONAL HAZARDS
"I tried on 250 bathing suits in one afternoon and ended up having little scabs up and down my thighs, probably from some of those with sequins all over them."
"I don't even wake up for less than $10,000 a day."
"When I model I pretty much go blank. You can't think too much or it doesn't work."
"If they had Nautilus on the Concorde, I would work out all the time."
"It was kind of boring for me to have to eat. I would know that I had to, and I would."
"I can do anything you want me to do so long as I don't have to speak."