Black and African-American Quotes

I think there's got to be a break in the time to process, and then guys need even longer to process because they take so long to even acknowledge anything's happened. So I think you need time.

Rashida Jones

Rashida Jones on if Being Friends with Your Ex is Possible

Source: Interview Magazine

You know, when you’re single, you’re very independent. Very independent women raised me. We didn’t have a lot of male figures as the head of our household, so I got, and took on, a lot of that strong spirit from the matriarchs in my family. It allows you to get on through life a lot easier, but the downside is that you don’t have that experience of watching a male figure interact with women in the home. When you come from an all-female household, when you’re in a relationship, you get into situations you don’t really know how to handle, which I didn’t.

Tichina Arnold