“As actors, we create a persona… an illusion to sell dreams. I didn’t want to hide anymore. I wanted to be the person people thought I was — fit.”
“I was always a singer and a dancer, and I always wanted to be an actress. For me, it’s all just one thing.”
“My best learnings:
Boxing is hard, the punches hurt like crazy.
Push me to my limit and I’ll cross it. After all, Dil Yeh Ziddi Hai.
Never give up — winners never quit and quitters never win.
Trust yourself to deliver on your dreams.
Smile, laugh, live… What have you got to lose?”
—Priyanka Chopra expounds on a conversation with her alter ego after finishing shooting and promoting the biopic, “Mary Kom”, which released today.
“Somewhere I stopped wanting to be perfect and that’s when I began to accept myself just the way I am. I cannot expect the world to accept me if I am not accepting of myself.”