” Some people are just quiet – they don’t need to be talking all the time and aren’t extroverted, but they’re not necessarily afraid to talk. I’m not really a shy person. “


” I’d like to be out in the city every day, listening to what people are saying and asking about what they need. I’d like to inspire others by doing as much as I can to help people who are trying to make a better life for themselves and others. “


” I like to go to the subway and hear what people are thinking and feeling and what their concerns are. You learn so much that way. You really do. “


” A very tiny percentage of people with mental illness are also violent. We know this. The constant linking of the two together in national media is so misleading. “


” It’s really hard to get enough sleep, so I try to end my days by 9 P.M. so my husband and I have time to watch TV, chat, and then I like to read for at least half an hour before bed, but we have a lot of events, and there are places to go and people to talk to. “


” Domestic violence is much more prevalent than people realize. “


” I am more than just a label. Why are people so driven to labeling where we fall on the sexual spectrum? “


” Labels put people in boxes, and those boxes are shaped like coffins. “



All 8 Chirlane McCray Quotes about People in picture


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I like to go to the subway and hear what people are thinking and feeling and what their concerns are. You learn so much that way. You really do.
A very tiny percentage of people with mental illness are also violent. We know this. The constant linking of the two together in national media is so misleading.
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Domestic violence is much more prevalent than people realize.
I am more than just a label. Why are people so driven to labeling where we fall on the sexual spectrum?
Labels put people in boxes, and those boxes are shaped like coffins.
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