Happy birthday, Beyonce! The singer turns 32 today and during her decade and a half in the spotlight, she's taught us a few things about life. Here are seven lessons to learn from the successful songstress.
1. Never fake it. Unlike Miley Cyrus, Beyonce doesn’t twerk—then again, she doesn’t need to. Whether she’s dancing, posing for an ad campaign, or mugging for an Instagram selfie, her sexuality never comes off as desperate or contrived — just natural and comfortable.
2. Go for what you want … you just might get it all. As a kid in Houston, Beyonce didn't just spend her time auditioning and trying to be a star, she enrolled in a music magnet school and, later, in the city's High School for the Performing and Visual Arts to learn all she could about the craft and the business. After finding success as a member of girl group Destiny's Child, Bey tried her hand at acting and a solo music career. The latter catapulted her to superstar status and made her millions (and more millions). SheRead More »from Happy Birthday, Beyonce! The 7 Things You've Taught Us About Being a Better Woman