An idea discovered is much better possessed.Young
- "You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it."
- "I hated it (Brooklyn) when I grew up, but now I realize that I draw strength from my roots." (October 17, 2006; concert in Toronto. Source: Bellagio99 in the audience.).
- "Peepul who need peepul are the luckiest peepul in the world" quoted in With Charity Toward None: A Fond Look At Misanthropy by Florence King as Barbra Streisand's Anthem to Insecurity.