” I had ballooned out to close to 400 pounds at one point. And in the ’80s, we were just beginning to get on video and disco. So therefore, I did not fit in, and my record company let me go because they said, ‘Look, you’re just not marketable enough with the weight problem. “


” I am, you know, really fighting for myself and my life. And I think the message that I could give to anybody is that it’s never too late to start your life again and dream new dreams. “


” The biggest thing I’ve had to overcome was clinical depression. Your mind is the most powerful weapon you have once you can get control of your mind… I had to stop hearing the negative voices where Jennifer was not worthy of love or living. “


” The LGBT Community was mostly responsible for birthing my career, and I am deeply indebted to you… You have loved me faithfully and unconditionally, and for so many years you provided me with work even though my star had long since faded. “


” Either you can sing, or you can’t. “


” Usually, if someone wants an inspiring-type number – patriotic, gospel, big love song – then I think you do think of me. “



All 6 Jennifer Holliday Quotes about You in picture


I had ballooned out to close to 400 pounds at one point. And in the
I am, you know, really fighting for myself and my life. And I think the message that I could give to anybody is that it


The biggest thing I
The LGBT Community was mostly responsible for birthing my career, and I am deeply indebted to you... You have loved me faithfully and unconditionally, and for so many years you provided me with work even though my star had long since faded.
Either you can sing, or you can
Usually, if someone wants an inspiring-type number - patriotic, gospel, big love song - then I think you do think of me.
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