Devon Aoki quotes

  • I sometimes think, would I drink the milk from the breast of a woman I don't know? No. So I think, why would I drink it from a cow?
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Funny Inspirational #Thinking #Cows

  • In modeling, my height was a big challenge to overcome, because I was pretty much the shortest girl on the runway whenever I was doing the catwalk. The clothes didn't fit and the shoes didn't fit. It was an issue, but luckily, it didn't prevent me from working.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Girl #Shoes #Clothes

  • Everyone has their own insecurities, regardless of how you look or how people perceive you, but sometimes people give their insecurities too much power. Defining beauty is simply a matter of opinion. For me, real beauty has very little to do with the structure of someone's face or body.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Real #People #Giving

  • I had professional stunt racers teaching me how to drive
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Teaching #Racers

  • I always thought models had to fit a certain mould. I never thought I had what it takes. I'm too small and my look's pretty weird
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Looks #Fit #Mould

  • I lived in London for eight years and I like to say that I am two parts American and one part British because I lived there for a third of my life
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Eight #Years #Two

  • I think it's important that there is a change, especially in fashion. I'm pleased to be part of a 'new breed' of models who perhaps don't exactly fit the status quo.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Fashion #Thinking #Important

  • I'm pretty athletic, but I'm not very strong.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Strong #Athletic #Very Strong

  • I have lots of brothers and sisters, two of whom are younger than myself, so I rely on my phone, text messaging or e-mailing to stay in the loop and communicate when I'm away for big chunks of time.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Brother #Phones #Two

  • It's difficult to see yourself up on screen without being a critic.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Difficult #Critics

  • I think it's important that there is a change, especially in fashion.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Fashion #Thinking #Important

  • I think people like to think I'm in some way financially dependent on my family - on my dad - but the fact of the matter is I've been emancipated from my father since I was 14 years old. That's something people don't know or understand.
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Dad #Father #Thinking

  • I'm really not that weird. I'm a combination of a lot of different things. Maybe it's just easier to make me look weird than another model who is specifically Caucasian
    -- Devon Aoki

    #Different #Looks #Easier