Issa Rae Quotes

Enjoy the top 38 famous quotes, sayings and quotations by Issa Rae.

Issa Rae Quotes

As a teenager, my blackness was also questioned by some of the life choices I made that werent considered to be black choices. For example, joining the swim team when it is a known fact that black folk dont swim; or choosing to become a vegetarian when blacks clearly love chicken.
— Issa Rae —

I never really had to put much thought into my race, and neither did anybody else. I knew I was black. I knew there was a history that accompanied my skin color, and my parents taught me to be proud of it. End of story.

— Issa Rae

I thrive on obstacles. If I'm told that it can't be told, then I push harder.

— Issa Rae

People are tired of mainstream media's limited and confined portrayal of people of color.

— Issa Rae

The very definition of 'blackness' is as broad as that of 'whiteness,' yet we're seemingly always trying to find a specific, limited definition.

— Issa Rae

There's so many, 'no, black people aren't like that' barriers in mainstream media.

— Issa Rae

I personally don't feel any pressure to make jokes about multiple baby-fathers and stereotypical black jokes, because one, that's just not my life, and two, I wouldn't even sound right talking about those things.

— Issa Rae

I don't like to be overexposed. Too many articles, too many tweets, too many posts, I just don't like that. But at the same time, we live in a culture where that's almost necessary. People want content and they want their stuff when they want it.

— Issa Rae

Issa Rae Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Issa Rae quotes? Click on image of Issa Rae quotes to view full size.

Issa Rae Quotes Pictures 1
Issa Rae Quotes Pictures 2
Issa Rae Quotes Pictures 3
Issa Rae Quotes Pictures 4