Quotes and Comments by Alek Wek
In my country,
are raised as though they are one. Although
I am from the Dinka tribe, my parents
didnt raise us as the Dinka tribe. They
raised us as the Wek family, in the way they
should grow up. So when you leave, the first
thing you think
is the ones you left behind. Its natural
them in any way you can. I found a way to support
rather than asking my Mum
to give me money.
I would work
and send money back to pay for their rent and
I have no problem
with whatever the next big look is. Just don't
try and tell me that only one look is beautiful.
the stuff they have available is no good!
comes from inside you and that always shows
through. I have no problem
with whatever the next look is, whether it's
hair and blue eyes or green hair and dark eyes.
That's fine so long as there isn't just one
was just a word that never popped into my head.
Functional, yes; fashionable,
lovely. But to hear "chic" from Karl
of all people
was beyond exciting.
Wek Quotations Page 2