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Jackie Collins Quotes and Sayings

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I am currently talking to one of the studios about
making American Star as a TV series.
- Jackie Collins

My philosophy is, unless you're sick and need help,
why bother?
- Jackie Collins

Whatever you have a passion for, then you must do.
If you want to write, write about something you know about.
- Jackie Collins

You've got your hands full if you have three children under 2 years old.
- Jackie Collins

 

My weakness is wearing too much leopard print.
- Jackie Collins

Ideas are all around me.
If I wasn't interested in them myself,
I don't think anyone else would be either.
- Jackie Collins

I write about the American dream: if you set your mind to do something,
you can do it.
My fans know they're getting the real thing.
- Jackie Collins

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Brittany Murphy...
who knows if she's going to be around.
Kirsten Dunst, I think she's really boring.
Reese Witherspoon? She can open a movie.
- Jackie Collins

Do not copy my style!
The first rule of writing is write about what you know,
not what you think you know.
So, think about what you've done in your life and write about that.
- Jackie Collins

Who is ready to settle for five minutes when three hours does nicely?
- Jackie Collins

I think I'm a born storyteller.
Inspiration is all around me.
I can read a newspaper article and come up with an idea for a book.
- Jackie Collins

Viagra is a drug, just like cocaine.
It can cause you to become addicted.
- Jackie Collins

The husbands, who sometimes have another family who's grown,
are going, Now I can spend time with my baby.
Oh yeah, I bet your other family is really thrilled.
- Jackie Collins

All of my books have the potential to become movies,
it's just a question of finding a studio who wants
to get behind me and put up the money to make the movie.
- Jackie Collins

I managed to take a family trip to the Bahamas and it was quite lovely.
- Jackie Collins

Agents are essential, because publishers will not read unsolicited manuscripts.
- Jackie Collins

The biggest critics of my books are people who never read them.
- Jackie Collins

I really fall in love with my characters,
even the bad ones.
I love getting together with them.
They tell me what to do; they take me on a wild and wonderful trip.
- Jackie Collins

I write about real people in disguise.
If anything, my characters are toned down-the truth is much more bizarre.
- Jackie Collins

People are intrigued by fame, power and wealth and
I think Hollywood is the only place where you get all three together.
- Jackie Collins

Where was Paris Hilton a year ago? She's a fabulous
character to write about.
- Jackie Collins

I have considered rap music stars, and there is one in my new book,
Lovers and Players, and there is also a hip-hop music
mogul who I think you will like a lot.
- Jackie Collins

If you want to achieve your dreams, you must follow them,
and the best way to follow them is not to think about wanting to be very rich,
but to think about doing something that you really want to do.
- Jackie Collins

I know that I am very popular in Holland,
in fact I have visited Amsterdam several times to publicize my books.
I have a great publisher in Holland and they have published
all of my books in Dutch.
- Jackie Collins

I don't believe in writing anything that I don't know
about or haven't researched about personally.
I like to transport the reader to places,
and in order to do that I have to do the research.
- Jackie Collins

I was never confident about finishing a book,
but friends encouraged me.
When I finished my first book, it was accepted by a
publisher right away and became an instant bestseller.
One male critic called it the most shocking book he ever read.
- Jackie Collins

I write synopses after the book is completed.
I can't write it beforehand, because I don't know what the book's about.
I invent something for my publisher because he asks for one,
but the final book ends up very differently.
- Jackie Collins

I am still shocking people today, and I don't know why.
Is it because I'm a woman talking about sex and men?
One magazine said that no one writes sex in the back
of a Bentley better than Jackie Collins.
- Jackie Collins

Authors change publishers because it's like being married
for a long time and suddenly you want to go out and have a wild affair!
No, not seriously, sometimes the deal is more interesting with a new publisher,
and other times they have more enthusiasm for your books.
- Jackie Collins

I have this theory that people in Hollywood don't read.
They read 'Vanity Fair' and then consider themselves terribly well read.
I think I can basically write about anybody without getting caught.
- Jackie Collins

I have visited Australia several times,
and I always try to make a point of going to Melbourne
because it's almost my favorite city there,
Melbourne and Sydney.
But I shouldn't say that because I haven't been everywhere-and
I'm very fond of Perth too!
- Jackie Collins

I have written 20 books, and each one is like having a baby.
Writing is not easy; some people want to write books
but just can't put a story together.
I can put together a story that interests both me and my readers.
- Jackie Collins

Honor your past, and all the consequences of that past.
Receive insight into relieving the pain
caused by past experiences and current attitudes toward life.
Observe life as it currently appears,
and then train yourself to observe life
from other perspectives that support a higher quality of living.
Re-consider your priorities.
Chart your Course.
Set Sail with Courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Stopping illegal immigration would mean that wages
would have to rise to a level where Americans would
want the jobs currently taken by illegal aliens.
- Thomas Sowell

Currently I am working on another three books,
doing a lot of magazine work, am shooting for fifteen stock agencies,
plus my own photo library - all this keeps me quite busy!
- Nigel Dennis

I'm currently raising a 15 year old son and an 18 year old daughter,
which a guess is my punishment for a wild youth!
- Gil Gerard

Currently a level of unemployment of 7 percent or more
seems to be required to keep inflation from accelerating,
a level quite unacceptable as a permanent situation.
- William Vickrey

Currently, the United States provides 22 percent of the U.N.
annual budgets, over $900 million in fiscal year 2007,
and some of that funding goes to the Human Rights Council.
- Michael McCaul

The party currently is about fund-raising and occasionally blasting out ads.
- Wes Boyd

I'm currently in an interesting correspondence with a nun about forgiveness.
- Julian Clary

Almost half of all Latinas currently on Social Security
rely exclusively on their benefit check in retirement.
- Grace Napolitano

We believe the currently one cannot speak of a revolutionary situation,
just as there is no concrete possibilities of an immediate
and comprehensive assumption of power by the people.
- Joe Slovo

Things have slowed down considerably since the new
series has started airing and I am currently looking for work.
It has been a nice year-long vacation nonetheless.
- Rob Mariano

As an adoptive parent myself of foster children,
I have seen firsthand the glaring problems of the system
currently facing this Nation.
- Dennis Cardoza

My name is E. Howard Hunt.
I'm currently retired from more than 22 years in the profession of espionage.
- E. Howard Hunt

Canada is currently the only major industrialized country
in the world that does not allow any private administration
of health care services that are provided by the public system.
- Cliff Stearns

I have been extremely lucky; I am a person who is currently
living with a cancer that is under control.
- Geraldine Ferraro

In order to be a top-tier candidate,
I need 7.5 million dollars,
and I currently have 0.0 million dollars.
- Stephen Colbert

I have come up with very creative ideas that really
didn't work with the song I was currently composing.
- Ken Hill

Our number one priority is to spend every peso possible
to include those who are currently excluded.
- Vicente Fox

Currently, more than 4.7 million African Americans
receive Social Security benefits,
and nearly 8 million people with disabilities depend
on Social Security for their daily sustenance.
- Chaka Fattah

Currently I'm working with Parker Fly on a new Midi
guitar to arrive next year.
- Adrian Belew

The road ahead is not easy.
Iraq is currently the center of the war on terror.
- Doc Hastings

The Justices are currently considering a case,
argued last month, which seeks to extend the writ of
habeas corpus to al Qaeda and Taliban detainees at Guantanamo.
- John Yoo

There is hardly an activity that a person can think
about that does not intrinsically involve energy,
most of which is currently provided by fossil fuels.
- Lee R. Raymond

He was of the faith chiefly in the sense that the church
he currently did not attend was Catholic.
- Kingsley Amis

Let us also reflect on the honorable service of our
men and women of the U.S.
Armed Forces currently serving our country overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan,
and around the world.
- John Linder

Today, currently, business owners can go out and find
out if the person they are hiring is eligible to work here or if they are not.
We need to think about how we are impacting workers.
- Gary Miller

The CAFTA region currently imports $15 billion annually of U.S.
agriculture and manufactured goods.
- Ron Lewis

The stadium expansion is currently at the feasibility
stage and has to go through that.
- David Gill

Woody Allen has done some excellent serious movies,
too, like Crimes And Misdemeanors.
Very overlooked movie, I think, and really his best.
And currently I like Big Fish!
- David Zucker

Currently, not only are Americans taxed on what they earn,
but those assets are taxed again when they are passed on to a loved one.
- Mary Bono

It's also natural in that part of the world to blame
what people view as the...
as the most important authority in the region,
and that currently is the United States of America.
- John Abizaid

The Medicaid system currently steers people toward nursing home care.
Far more people can be covered in community-based care
programs for significantly less.
- Edward G. Rendell

Currently, most States do not recognize within their
borders concealed carry permits issued in other States.
- Howard Coble

I'm currently doing Undeclared an American TV show set in a college.
It just got aired and got massive ratings so hopefully
that'll screen in the UK soon.
- Charlie Hunnam

It may part of a one way evolution...
or it may be we are currently on the downside of an
innocence cycle where one day,
with an up cycle, sweet will be entertaining again.
- Christopher Knight

Unauthorized access to computer systems is already
a serious crime in a few states and is currently being
addressed in many more state legislatures as well as Congress.
- Ken Thompson

What we have currently available is what we have available.
- Paul Brown

There's been a big void out there, in terms of where
I've been and what I am currently working on,
I'd like to fill that void now and share my exciting plans for the future.
- Priscilla Presley

Currently, Boston has only nine percent of the state's population -
but we provide more than 16 percent of the jobs and
19 percent of the state's revenues.
- Thomas Menino


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