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Always be a first-rate version of yourself,
by Judy Garland

Always be a first-rate version of yourself,
instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
- Judy Garland

Related topics: Positive Inspirational Motivational Live-By Self Values Honor Choice Wisdom

If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?
- Judy Garland

For it was not into my ear you whispered,
but into my heart.
It was not my lips you kissed,
but my soul.
- Judy Garland

I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
- Judy Garland

 

I've always taken 'The Wizard of Oz' very seriously,
you know.
I believe in the idea of the rainbow.
And I've spent my entire life trying to get over it.
- Judy Garland

How strange when an illusion dies.
It's as though you've lost a child.
- Judy Garland

If I'm such a legend, then why am I so lonely? Let me tell you,
legends are all very well if you've got somebody around who loves you.
- Judy Garland

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I was born at the age of twelve on an MGM lot.
- Judy Garland

I'm the original take-orders girl.
- Judy Garland

There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life...
I think I must have been crying for some attention.
- Judy Garland

You are never so alone as when you are ill on stage.
The most nightmarish feeling in the world is suddenly
to feel like throwing up in front of four thousand people.
- Judy Garland

We cast away priceless time in dreams,
born of imagination, fed upon illusion,
and put to death by reality.
- Judy Garland

I've never looked through a keyhole without finding
someone was looking back.
- Judy Garland

Behind every cloud is another cloud.
- Judy Garland

I try to bring the audience's own drama -
tears and laughter they know about -
to them.
- Judy Garland

If you have to be in a soap opera try not to get the worst role.
- Judy Garland

It's lonely and cold on the top...
lonely and cold.
- Judy Garland

I've seen the ticket, and I still can't believe it.
When I see the money, I hope I don't hit the floor.
- Judy Garland

'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul.
- Judy Garland

In the silence of night I have often wished for just
a few words of love from one man,
rather than the applause of thousands of people.
- Judy Garland

I think there's something peculiar about me that I haven't died.
It doesn't make sense but I refuse to die.
- Judy Garland

All things at first appear difficult.
- Chinese proverb

Faith is taking the first step,
even when you don't see the whole staircase.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Seek first to understand,
then to be understood.
- Stephen Covey

In order to succeed, you must first be willing to fail.
- Anonymous

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

To climb steep hills requires a slow pace at first.
- William Shakespeare

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
- Anonymous

Our "Rainbows and Butterflies" are the small miracles of our life -
the little things that are so easy to overlook,
yet so awe inspiring when we take a moment
to notice and to pay attention.
Give thanks for the rainbows, for the butterflies,
for all God's creatures - large and small,
for the bright blue sky and the soft fog and the gentle rain,
for the tree veiled in the season's first frost,
for the baby's laugh,
for the touch of a hand and the whispered "I love you."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When we step on the battlefield, I will be
The First Boots On and the Last Boots Off.
- LtG. Hal Moore

Do first things first, and second things not at all.
- Peter F. Drucker

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was:
"If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?"
But... the good Samaritan reversed the question:
"If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?"
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Give thanks for the rainbows, for the butterflies,
for all God's creatures - large and small,
for the bright blue sky and the soft fog and the gentle rain,
for the tree veiled in the season's first frost,
for the baby's laugh, for the touch of a hand
and the whispered "I love you."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

During the first period of a man's life
the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
- Soren Kierkegaard

The first step in the evolution of ethics
is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.
- Albert Schweitzer

If at first you don't succeed, try try again.
- Proverb

Put on your own oxygen mask first.
- Airline companies

Look at everything as though you were seeing it
either for the first or last time.
Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.
- Betty Smith

We first make our habits, then our habits make us.
- John Dryden

If we could first know where we are,
and whither we are tending,
we could then better judge what to do,
and how to do it.
- Abraham Lincoln

Today is the first and last day of forever.
- Edward, from Twilight saga by Stephenie Meyer

Take a deep breath and do the difficult thing first.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Nothing happens unless first a dream.
- Carl Sandburg

If you would take, you must first give,
this is the beginning of intelligence.
- Lao Tzu

The indispensable first step to getting
the things you want out of life is this:
Decide what you want.
- Ben Stein

Habits are cobwebs at first, cables at last.
- Chinese proverb

We shall not cease from exploration
And the end of all of our exploring
Will be to arrive where we started
And know the place for the first time
- T. S. Eliot

Give me six hours to chop down a tree
and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
- Abraham Lincoln

Know first that you have absolutely no power to change the world,
and then address all your energies and intent toward improving it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Let every day be the first day
of the rest of your life,
but especially let today be a new beginning.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Non-violence is the first article of my faith.
It is also the last article of my creed.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Be gentle first with yourself.
- Lama Yeshe

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
The secret of getting started is
breaking your complex overwhelming tasks
into small manageable tasks,
and starting on the first one.
- Mark Twain

Every really new idea looks crazy at first.
- Alfred North Whitehead

All truth passes through three stages:
First, it is ridiculed;
Second, it is violently opposed;
Third, it is accepted as self-evident.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

You grow up the day you have
your first real laugh - at yourself.
- Ethel Barrymore

First say to yourself what you would be;
then do what you have to do.
- Epictetus

There are two things to aim at in life:
first, to get what you want,
and after that to to enjoy it.
- Logan Pearsall Smith

Recognizing my blindness is the first step
toward regaining my sight.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The first sigh of love is the last breath of wisdom.
- Anonymous

Self-trust is the first secret of success.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.
- Epictetus

The first step towards the solution
of any problem is optimism.
- John Baines

Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
- Epictetus

The first principle is that you must not fool yourself -
and you are the easiest person to fool.
- Richard Feynman

A little simplification would be
the first step toward rational living.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Be gentle first with yourself -
if you wish to be gentle with others.
- Lama Yeshe

Let him that would move the world first move himself.
- Socrates

Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
- Samuel Johnson

It is the first law of friendship
that it has to be cultivated.
The second is to be indulgent
when the first law is neglected.
- Voltaire

Self-honor (self-respect) is in no way selfish.
Before I can give to others,
I must have something to give.
Only by first creating
my own self-esteem and happiness,
do I possess the resources to
contribute anything meaningful to others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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