4 Of The Best Quotes Ever From Lupita Nyong’o


Lupita Nyong’o only recently got worldwide fame thanks to her Oscar win last night and red-carpet flawlessness throughout the awards season.

Lupita Nyong'o

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Another category she wins in? Giving the best quotes ever. See below our four fave quotes from the actress on self-empowerment and self-acceptance.

+ On Getting Her Oscar

The quote heard around the world last night:

Lupita Quote 1

+ On How Beauty Comes in Many Shapes

Believe it or not, she used to think that the color of her skin meant she was not beautiful. Now she knows better:

Lupita Quote 3

+ On Finding Yourself

She talks about the power of getting schooled. Let’s not forget that she gave the Yale School of Drama a big shout-out last night!

Lupita Quote 2

+ Being Yourself

We leave you with this gem. Read, recite and do the extraordinary, y’all!


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Photoshop of United Colors of Lupita: Caitlin Morton

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