Ciara quotes:

  • Dancing - however you do it, even if it's in your living room - is a great workout.

  • Education is everything - education is your power, education is your way in life for whatever you want to do.

  • I love shopping! I'm impatient though. I'll go to the mall and in 30 minutes be ready to go.

  • I have so much respect for athletes like LeBron James. I get motivation from them because I know how many hours they put into it. It takes a lot of hard work and drive.

  • A lot of people don't realize that when you're trying to lose weight, or just trying to stay fit, 85 percent of it is what you eat, and 15 percent of it is how you work out.

  • If a person uses the word 'sorry' loosely then of course it loses its value.

  • Usher is amazing. He's perfection to me as a performer. He gets down.

  • Cute accessories always help bring out your outfit and pull it all together.

  • Real music to me is real; it's what you feel.

  • Remind yourself that when things don't go right, everything will be OK. And if you think that, then everything will be.

  • Being young, and having your mom come to school with the laced-up hats and the crazy outfits are definitely moments to remember.

  • I think it takes a lot of confidence to be comfortable in being vulnerable.

  • As we get older, it's important for us to help hand back some of what we've gained as we've grown older. It should be one of your responsibilities - it's almost like being a mentor.

  • I believe 2016 is the Year of the Woman and now more than ever, it is our time to accomplish anything and everything.

  • When I'm in focus mode, I do training six times a week. Carbs only in the morning. And I try not to eat at least two hours before bed.

  • I think it's really cool to embrace the pain of something that may have hurt you and be able to express it through music.

  • Everyone loves to dance. I've realize that's a part of what I do more and more every day.

  • Being beautiful is all in the attitude, it's about confidence.

  • Don't limit yourself because you are a woman because you can do exactly the same that a guy could do.

  • More than anything, I realize I've been blessed to make great music.

  • I'm a military baby, and it makes me proud to know that I'm the child of two parents that served our country. I feel very connected to our country, and I'm honored to be an American.

  • I feel the sexiest when I'm by myself, walking around nude. I have this new obsession with nudity, it's really weird. It may sound weird, but I just really love embracing the body.

  • The tongue is very powerful, so what you say really is, and I really believe that. So I just try to say good things, and then things like this happen.

  • Everyone loves to dance. I've realized that's a part of what I do more and more every day.

  • Anything is possible for women, including being a presidential nominee.

  • The best beauty trick I've learned is "less is best." For example, when I'm preparing to go out for the day, something as simple as putting some concealer underneath my eyes with a bit of highlighter automatically gives me a natural and fresh look. If I do that with a little bronzer, then I'm good to go for the day.

  • The swimsuit and jeans look is my favorite. It was a big part of my introduction to the world as an artist. It was so cool to see girls wearing swimsuits with their jeans during that time.