quote by Jody Watley

There's one more thing I want to say. It's a touchy subject. Black beauty. Black sensuality. We live in a culture where the beauty of black people isn't always as celebrated as other types. I'd like to help change that if I can!

— Jody Watley

Courageous Touchy quotations

In all thy humours, whether grave or mellow, Thou'rt such a touchy, testy, pleasant fellow, Hast so much wit and mirth and spleen about thee, There is no living with thee, nor without thee.

I love driving cars, looking at them, cleaning and washing and shining them.

I clean 'em inside and outside. I'm very touchy about cars. I don't want anybody leaning on them or closing the door too hard, know what I mean?

Trust is the foundation of real teamwork (there is nothing touchy-feely about this).

I don't think JetBlue has a better chance of being profitable than 100 other predecessors with new airplanes, new employees, low fares, all touchy-feely ... all of them are losers. Most of these guys are smoking ragweed.

Trust is the foundation of real teamwork.

And so the first dysfunction is a failure on the part of team members to understand and open up to one another. And if that sounds touchy-feely, let me explain, because there is nothing soft about it. It is an absolutely critical part of building a team. In fact, it’s probably the most critical.

No matter what your profession – doctor, lawyer, architect, accountant – if you are an American, you better be good at the touchy-feely service stuff, because anything that can be digitized can be outsourced to either the smartest or the cheapest producer.

I, for my own part, had much rather people should say of me that there neither is nor ever was such a man as Plutarch, than that they should say, "Plutarch is an unsteady, fickle, froward, vindictive, and touchy fellow.

[ When I met Barack Obama] He says, I do a pretty good me myself - he said something like that. But he's - he is a close talker. He's a touchy guy.

Child molestation is a touchy subject... Read the papers! Half the country's doing it!

Cats have no sense of humor, they have terribly inflated egos, and they are very touchy.

Laughter at oneself is always proof that god has healed us in the touchy places!

She had learned, in the slums of her childhood, that honest people were never touchy about the matter of being trusted.

Do-gooders are easily overlooked. We're supposed to be soft, touchy-feely types, who wear Birkenstocks, compost everything, and write poetry by candlelight.

Putting allows the touchy golfer two to four opportunities to blow a gasket in the short space of two to forty feet.

People are, if anything, more touchy about being thought silly than they are about being thought unjust.

The labor of self-love is a heavy one indeed.

.. The heart's fierce effort to protect itself from every slight, to shield its touchy honor from the bad opinion of friend and enemy, will never let the mind have rest.

...and then she glared at me, the same glare my stepmother used to give me when I gave her the Nazi salute. That woman was so touchy about her resemblance to Hitler.

I told myself that if I didn't care, this wouldn't have hurt so much - surely that proved I was alive and human and all those touchy-feely things, for once and for all. But that wasn't a relief, not when I felt like a skyscraper with dynamite on every floor.

The topic of leadership is a touchy one.

A lot of leaders fail because they don't have the bravery to touch that nerve or strike that chord. Throughout my years, I haven't had that fear.

What the world most needs today are negative virtues - not minding people, not being huffy, touchy, irritable or revengeful.

I was so sensitive and touchy in a way that my character would never be.

I was so protective and defensive of young girls, and sex in general.

I have to submit to much in order to pacify the touchy tribe of poets.

I like action more than anything touchy-feely.

As a member of the Protestant British squirearchy ruling Ireland, he was touchy about his Irish origins. When in later life an enthusiastic Gael commended him as a famous Irishman, he replied "A man can be born in a stable, and yet not be an animal.

Sometimes, if a song is written, in essence, to be that stripped down, it's very touchy when you start adding things, because even the smallest thing can have a huge impact. Somebody has to make the decision that there's a better song in there if there's less.

Listening is not just hearing what someone tells you word for word.

You have to listen with a heart. I don't want that to sound touchy-feely; it is not. It is very hard work.

Some people aren't touchy-feely, but I grew up in a family where you'd walk into the family room and there'd be five people on the couch with an arm here, an arm there, everyone scratching and taking turns.

He wasn't a great father. He was a great musician. That's always been a touchy one, and it will be until I can find the answer, but I don't know if there is one.

We came up with three core touchy feely words.

I had a lot of respect for Biggie, and it was just a weird, kinda difficult thing. When I'm doing touchy interviews like that, I just try to be fair to both parties.

I think any time you take on touchy subjects, you're going to offend some people, or you're going to please others.

Women's sexuality is something that is a very touchy subject for a lot of women.

..I had to free my body from all of the binding, all the shutting down, and all of the censorship I had already put on it. When I did that, everything in my life changed. My relationship with my husband changed. My relationship to the world changed. My relationship to my body changed. My relationship to my female friends changed in huge ways.

Everybody is afraid to touch the topic of religion, especially with the extreme muslims. It's such a touchy subject. You can attack any other religion and nothing bad will come about.

That's a very, very touchy subject, domestic violence.

I think women don't realize is it's something that's very prevalent. It goes on, on a daily basis.

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