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Tyler Perry quotes

As I experience life and go through things, that's what I write about.

Forgiveness is important in families, especially when there are so many secrets that need to be healed - for the most part, every family's got them.

The most important thing that I learned in growing up is that forgiveness is something that, when you do it, you free yourself to move on.

It's not an easy journey, to get to a place where you forgive people. But it is such a powerful place, because it frees you.

Everyone can relate to love, hurt, pain, learning how to forgive, needing to get over, needing the power of God in their life.

If you don't want my God here, you don't want me here either. God has been too good to me to go and try to sell out to get some money.

What I've learned is you treat women right.

You can never be upset with the people who forced you into your dream or up higher.

I'm not sure why no one wants to admit there's a viable audience out there that believes in God and wants to see a movie with their family. The demand is there. The supply is not.

I've never chased money. It's always been about what I can do to motivate and inspire people.

He who has the gold makes the rules.

Tyler Perry's brand is faith, family and this whole thing that I've built, while my company, 34th Street Films, is like Disney's Touchstone. We can do anything. People don't know what to expect from me yet.

I work three months really hard, nonstop, and then I take a month off. Then I do it all over again. I work hard but I give myself four breaks a year.

There's a huge demand for my entertainment, and I can't meet the need. So I decided to try a TV show to reach as many of my fans as possible.

I know that there are a lot of people out there with stories far worse than mine but you, too, can make it. To those of you who have, welcome to life. I celebrate you.

All my life I've tried to hide my height. I was taller than everybody else and stood out, so I would slouch and try to hide it.

Children love their mothers. Especially with a boy child and his mother, there's a bond that's unbreakable.

Happiness for me is totally just being at peace knowing that, everything I'm doing, God is pleased with that. It's complete peace for me.

I didn't have a catharsis for my childhood pain, most of us don't, and until I learned how to forgive those people and let it go, I was unhappy.

I don't do divas. I don't do entourages. I don't do the Hollywood crap.