Michael Michele is an American film and television actress. She played Dr. Cleo Finch on the medical drama ER and Det. Rene Sheppard on the police procedural Homicide: Life on the Street. Her films include the Academy Award-nominated film Ali. Enjoy Michael Michele’s best quotes below.
“I’m going to be who I am. And if you find it offensive, if you find it to be too tough, I’m not going to lose any sleep over it.”
“Men don’t have to tiptoe around me – you can say anything and I won’t get offended.”
“I’ve finally gotten to a place where I can say, ‘You know what? You didn’t think I could do it, people.’ But I did it.”
“I think that people who have played sports have an ability to relate to people because when you’re playing you have to work on teams and with opposing players.”
“I wasn’t a cheerleader or the prom queen. I don’t move through the world with a mirror in front of my face, and I’ve never been attracted to projects that had an emphasis on what I look like.”
“I choose to be more prepared than I’m expected to be.”
“My mother used to say, If other people have a problem with you, that’s their problem. It’s not your problem. I still have that philosophy today.”