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Believe it or not, most people think of me as a recording artist,
by Helen Reddy

Believe it or not, most people think of me as a recording artist,
but actually the way I think of myself and the way
I earn my living is as a performing artist.
- Helen Reddy

I am woman, hear me roar.
- Helen Reddy

I think back and marvel that my ambitions were so small.
- Helen Reddy

I was very strongly influenced by women's magazines
and I really believed tha a woman could not be married
and raise a family and have a successful career all at the same time.
- Helen Reddy

 

I don't know if it's a sign of all the chaos that is
happening out there or not,
but I've lately craved the structure and order of classical music,
the balance and symmetry.
- Helen Reddy

There is no magic person out there, no perfect human
being out there waiting for you.
- Helen Reddy

I thought Erica Jong's Fear of Flying was one of the
biggest pieces of crap that I've ever read in my life.
- Helen Reddy

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I was looking for a husband, but meanwhile to survive,
I had to work.
- Helen Reddy

I am woman, hear me roar, in numbers too big to ignore,
and I know too much to go back and pretend.
- Helen Reddy

Most of the people I know in show business don't need
anybody pushing them at all.
They're extremely aggressive.
- Helen Reddy

I like music to soothe me.
- Helen Reddy

I always believed that I could make it or I would never
have spent so many years trying to get here.
- Helen Reddy

I don't think any one person is the cause of all of someone else's problems.
- Helen Reddy

A lot of women are turned off by the physical appearance
of some of the first feminists.
- Helen Reddy

I'm a very private person, and when I leave the stage,
I leave the stage.
- Helen Reddy

There is a wealth of twentieth century music that is
being re-discovered by a generation that hasn't heard it.
- Helen Reddy

I had a career for 25 years in Australia before I ever
came to the United States.
- Helen Reddy

Hindsight is wonderful.
It's always very easy to second guess after the fact.
- Helen Reddy

Please don't ask me any questions about the politics of 30 years ago.
- Helen Reddy

If I have to, I can do anything.
I am strong, I am invincible, I am Woman.
- Helen Reddy

If you had told me when I was 18 that I wouldn't have made it until I was 29,
I would have said, Forget it.
- Helen Reddy

Depression, as far as I'm concerned,
is just a waste of time.
- Helen Reddy

I think that two people who decide to live together in a marriage situation,
they have an obligation to make the marriage work for them.
- Helen Reddy

Stop living a day at a time and stop worrying about age.
- Helen Reddy

If you tell people your ambitions, they usually laugh at you.
When I told my girlfriends when I was 12 that I was going to Hollywood,
they all laughed.
And here I am!
- Helen Reddy

Yoga is wonderful.
It clears up most health problems.
It also gives you an overview.
- Helen Reddy

It took me a year to really learn the American lingo.
I really feel for people who are coming here and don't speak English at all.
It must be hell.
- Helen Reddy

Women today have more of an overview of their lives
and how marriage is or is not a part of it.
- Helen Reddy

I did my own music videos, my own TV commercials.
- Helen Reddy

You're not going to find a man whose socks don't get
dirty or who doesn't snore.
- Helen Reddy

Three-quarters of the world's population doesn't have enough to eat!
- Helen Reddy

I couldn't do anything.
I'd work in a department store for a couple of weeks,
but I couldn't hack it.
I couldn't even type!
I had no skills whatsoever outside of show business.
- Helen Reddy

I worked with my parents on the stage in production numbers since I was 4,
but I never really gave much thought to being a performer
on my own until I was 12 or 13.
- Helen Reddy

In the '50s, a lot of girls never saw beyond the wedding day.
- Helen Reddy

My audience is the baby-boomers, the bulk of the population.
This is also a group that is being ignored by most
record companies because they're not the Top 40 hit singles market.
They forget these people still listen to music.
- Helen Reddy

I believe wholeheartedly in marriage.
I don't exclusively mean a marriage with a legal contract,
but any relationship that constitutes a marriage because
of the quality of their relationship.
- Helen Reddy

I've been in a serious conversation with one of my children,
and a fan has come up.
I've been in a public bathroom and had the hand come
under the stall with a paper and pen.
That sort of thing anybody can live without.
- Helen Reddy

I wanted control over the merchandising,
the actual packaging of the product.
That was a big factor.
The only way for me to exercise control on all those
levels was to start my own label.
- Helen Reddy

My audience are the same people who bought my albums years ago.
These people are now married, with their own homes,
their own families.
If I'm in concert, I get people now who bring their kids.
- Helen Reddy

To this day I get mail from women who say,
I went to law school because of your song.
But I would hate to think out of the wide spectrum
of things I have done in my career,
that's all I would be remembered for.
- Helen Reddy

It took so long to make it in America.
The year I arrived was a bad year for women singers,
the record company told me.
So I starved.
I lived in a hotel so dreadful I can't even talk about it.
- Helen Reddy

Those who believe they can do something
and those who believe they can't
are both right.
- Henry Ford

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha

Whatever you do, you need courage.
Whatever course you decide upon,
there is always someone to tell you
that you are wrong.
There are always difficulties arising
that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is my wish for you:
Comfort on difficult days,
Smiles when sadness intrudes,
Rainbows to follow the clouds,
Laughter to kiss your lips,
Sunsets to warm your heart,
Hugs when spirits sag,
Beauty for your eyes to see,
Friendships to brighten your being,
Faith so that you can believe,
Confidence for when you doubt,
Courage to know yourself,
Patience to accept the truth,
Love to complete your life.
- Anonymous

Stand often in the company of dreamers.
They believe you can achieve impossible things.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations.
I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty,
believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
- Louisa May Alcott

Truth is not defined by
how many people believe something.
Ask. Question. Think.
Decide - for yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go,
things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right,
you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.
- Marilyn Monroe

Trust your own inner guidance.
Have faith that your steps are
carrying you toward your dreams.
Keep your eyes on the heavens
and believe that your feet will carry you well.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world.
For, indeed, that's all who ever have.
- Margaret Mead

Have a Vision, a Dream.
Believe in that Vision.
Live that Vision with every fiber of your being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It isn't enough to talk about peace.
One must believe in it.
And it isn't enough to believe in it.
One must work at it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Your life becomes what you believe.
- Jewel

The problem with making assumptions
is that we believe they are the truth
- don Miguel Ruiz

I believe that anyone can conquer fear
by doing the things he fears to do,
provided he keeps doing them until he gets
a record of successful experience behind him.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

If you believe that a task will be difficult, it will be -
and you will have suffered with worry beforehand.
Approach life with joy and optimism.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To believe in something, and not to live it, is dishonest.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

To accomplish great things,
we must not only act, but also dream;
not only plan, but also believe.
- Anatole France

Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.
- Anne Frank

If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right.
Men will believe what they see.
- Henry David Thoreau

What people believe prevails over the truth.
- Sophocles

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie.
I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave.
And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
- H.L. Mencken

Believe in yourself. Dream big dreams.
Set important goals. Take action on those goals.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Shallow men believe in luck.
Strong men believe in cause and effect.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can, when you believe you can.
- Anonymous

The thing always happens that you really believe in;
and the belief in a thing makes it happen.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure
in doing good to another.
- Thomas Jefferson

In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west;
people create distinctions out of their own minds
and then believe them to be true.
- The Buddha

In spite of everything, I still believe
that people are really good at heart.
I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation
consisting of confusion, misery and death.
- Anne Frank


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