Grace Jones quotes

Born
19 May 1948, Spanish Town, St. Catherine, British Jamaica.

Occupation
Model, singer, actress.

Grace Jones is a Jamaican-American model, singer and actress.

I like to think of myself as a positive person. Otherwise I wouldn’t have had a child.
– Grace Jones

You can’t expect your children to be perfect.
– Grace Jones

One creates oneself.
– Grace Jones

I don’t take the English press seriously at all because all they want is dirt… I hate them.
– Grace Jones

Use, don’t abuse.
– Grace Jones

I’m not a rock star; I’m a soft person.
– Grace Jones

I don’t party now, and nobody really knows how to party with me anymore. So I stay in a lot. I really am a home person.
– Grace Jones

Some people are both genders. I think you just come out the way you come out, and you have to embrace it honestly.
– Grace Jones

I don’t like people who hide things. We’re not perfect, we all have things that people might not like to see, and I like to show my faults.
– Grace Jones

I don’t like people who hide things.
– Grace Jones

People always like to make me seem taller than I am.
– Grace Jones

I don’t think ‘pop’ should mean that you had no talent.
– Grace Jones

I’ve changed. I’m not worried about what people think, because I think people think what they want to think anyway.
– Grace Jones

I like to experiment, and as an actress, I always thought it’s good to be open about a lot of things.
– Grace Jones

Yelling between people in love is normal.
– Grace Jones

I’m always rebelling. I don’t think I’ll ever stop.
– Grace Jones

I only move forwards, never backwards, darling.
– Grace Jones

Fear is fear of fear, I think.
– Grace Jones

My brother used to get beaten up all the time because he was very effeminate.
– Grace Jones

I just go with the flow, I follow the yellow brick road. I don’t know where it’s going to lead me, but I follow it.
– Grace Jones

If people think I’m angry, I don’t want to burst anybody’s bubble. I like sometimes for people to be afraid of me. But it’s not really anger; it’s discipline.
– Grace Jones

I was a go-go dancer, too. I called myself ‘Grace Mendoza’ to fool my parents.
– Grace Jones

I love women, but I’ve never had a relationship with a woman.
– Grace Jones