quote by Ashley Graham

Embracing uniqueness and showcasing the beauty of our differences is what I am all about so the fact that my words and image can impact positive change is a perk of this job I never expected I would have.

— Ashley Graham

Seductive Perk quotations

Perk, from the minute you got here... I hated you before you got here... But the moment you got here, man, you just changed my whole perception of you. Just one of the best teammates I ever had. I just thank you so much. The late night calls after tough games, you texting me, telling me I'm the MVP. That means a lot to me, man. Thank you.


Tyler Perry's 'Madea Goes to Jail!' Which, I have to tell you, of everything that I've ever done in my career, that's the only thing that's perked up the ears of my nieces and nephews. That is it, that's done it for them. That made me a bona fide star in their eyes!

I looked around. As flock leader, everyone was expecting me to make a decision. Jeb's presence here would bring uncertainty, chaos, probably danger. It would perk up my day.

Anyone who has a choice and doesn't choose to write is a fool.

The work is hard, the perks are few, the pay is terrible, and the product, when it's finally finished, is pure joy.

She wasn't bitter. She was sad, though. But it was a hopeful kind of sad. The kind of sad that just takes time.


One key symptom of alcoholism is that the individual comes to need a drink for every mood-one to calm down, one to perk up, one to celebrate, one to deal with disappointment, and so on.

There's nothing like deep breaths after laughing that hard.

Nothing in the world like a sore stomach for the right reasons.

I know these will become old stories someday and our pictures will become old photographs and we'll all become somebody's Mom or Dad, but right now, these moments are not stories. This is happening and I'm here.

Being deceived into thinking the perks of slavery are a good thing, we can easily aquire a preference for chains and a taste for the slaves rations.

So, I guess we are who we are for alot of reasons.

And maybe we'll never know most of them. But even if we don't have the power to choose where we come from, we can still choose where we go from there. We can still do things. And we can try to feel okay about them.


Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.

Isn't it ironic that pay, perks, and benefits all cost your company at the bottom line, but authentic recognition, especially when it's most unexpected, costs very little and gives the most impressive return on investment.

please believe that things are good with me, and even when they're not, they will be soon enough. And i will always believe the same about you.

The key reason executives are paid so much now is that they appoint the members of the corporate board that determines their compensation and control many of the perks that board members count on. So it's not the invisible hand of the market that leads to those monumental executive incomes; it's the invisible handshake in the boardroom.

This moment will just be another story someday.


And I guess I realized at that moment that I really did love her.

Because there was nothing to gain, and that didn't matter.

I don't mean being famous is a perk, because one knows that it's not necessarily a perk, but there are certain perks to being well-known and respected in one's field. Public perks. Like, I don't know, general friendliness and willingness to please, just to point out two.

Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance.

It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events.

Government welfare programs contribute to the disintegration of poor families.

They make women and children dependent on government; dependent for food, for clothing, for shelter; and reward fatherless families with extra benefits and welfare perks.

Why would the apostles lie?....Liars always lie for selfish reasons. If they lied, what was their motive, what did they get out of it? What they got out of it was misunderstanding, rejection, persecution, torture, and martyrdom. Hardly a list of perks!


It's easier for me to get ready for a game on the road because you're expected to lose when you play away from home. That's a challenge to right there and that perks my competitive juices.

All the perks, all the benefits and advantages you may get for the rank or position you hold, they aren’t meant for you. They are meant for the role you fill. And when you leave your role, which eventually you will, they will give the ceramic cup to the person who replaces you. Because you only ever deserved a Styrofoam cup.

I just want you to know that you’re very special… and the only reason I’m telling you is that I don’t know if anyone else ever has.

It's just that I don't want to be somebody's crush.

If somebody likes me, I want them to like the real me, not what they think I am. And I don't want them to carry it around inside. I want them to show me, so I can feel it too.

It was the kind of kiss that made me know that I was never so happy in my whole life.


Far too many executives have become more concerned with the four P's -- pay, perks, power and prestige -- rather than making profits for shareholders.

Why do I and everyone I love pick people who treat us like we're nothing";

- "We accept the love we think we deserve.

If you care about somebody, you should want them to be happy. Even if you wind up being left out.

So, I guess we are who we are for a lot of reasons. And maybe we'll never know most of them.

I want to make sure that the first person you kiss loves you, okay?


It's great that you can listen and be a shoulder to someone, but what about when someone doesn't need a shoulder? What if they need the arms or something like that? You can't just sit there and put everybody's lives ahead of yours and think that counts as love. You just can't. You have to do things.

He's a wallflower. You see things. You keep quiet about them. And you understand.

It’s like when you’re excited about a girl and you see a couple holding hands, and you feel so happy for them. And other times you see the same couple, and they make you so mad. And all you want is to feel happy for them because you know that if you do, then it means you’re happy, too.

And even if somebody else has it much worse, that doesn't really change the fact that you have what you have. Good and bad.