What My Mom Taught Me: Celebrities Dish!

iVillage asked celebs (Bill Rancic! Jennifer Garner!) what lessons they've learned from their moms (28 Photos)

Ali Gray on Jun 4, 2013 at 11:39PM

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What My Mom Taught Me: Celebrities Dish!

Courtesy Jessica Alba

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Jessica Alba

"She taught me to give a hundred percent, always. Never give up and, if you believe in yourself, anything is possible," says Jessica Alba, who tweeted this pic of her with mom Cathy on May 10. "We came from a very modest background -- nobody was in the entertainment business. I had a dream to be an actress, and every time I would sort of get devastated she would always encourage me."

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