"I’ve always been an instinctual sort of person so I just kind of left and I’m very blessed, so I was able to meet a woman who really took me in. I mean, I wouldn’t… I wouldn’t be here without her. It took place in Hong Kong. She took me in, I slept on her floor, she bought my food. [On how she met her] somebody gave me her number, I called her and I randomly went to her office and I just said, you know, "here I am. I’m a broke student, I don’t know what to do." And she said, "well, let’s see what happens." Maggie Q’s Audience Surprise on The Late Show with David Letterman.
I’m just totally into being strong. There’s something about wanting to get a jar or whatever out of a high cupboard, or moving a sofa over because my dog’s bone rolled under it, and not having to call anyone for help. There’s comfort in that.
#3 “Things Will Be Different.”: Most shows would stretch out the “will-they-or-won’t-they” sexual tension between their leads for seasons, but the Nikita writers chose a different path. Just 17 episodes into the first season, Nikita and Michael reunited and re-committed to one another, resulting in one of the show’s sexiest and most romantic moments. Not only was this an important scene for Michael/Nikita fans, it was also a major turning point for the show.