It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self love deficit.— Eartha Kitt
The most viral Eartha Kitt quotes you will be delighted to read
I've never felt that fear is my enemy.
Fear is my friend. It offers me a chance to stay alert, keep growing, continue creating something new. If you don't take that sort of risk, you learn nothing.
A man has always wanted to lay me down but he never wanted to pick me up.
I have used all the manure that has been thrown on me as fertilizer to make me stronger.
I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.
I fall in love with myself, and I want someone to share it with me.
And I want someone to share me, with me.
I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.
It's best if you can do things with a sense of humor and finesse.
Just because you are different does not mean that you have to be rejected
Sometimes it's good to fall down to see who will pick you up.
The thing that hurts, that became anger, was when I realized that if you tell the truth, in a country that says you’re entitled to tell the truth, you get your face slapped and you get put out of work.
I don't go for very handsome men. Like they say in England, toy boys break too easily.
Young ghetto boys thought that in this society, the good guys lost and the bad guys won.
I'm very happy with what the gods have given me.
I take life as she presents herself to me, and whatever you see in my face is what I have earned.
I am supposed to be, according to what I am told, one of the children of the cotton plantation owner's sons. If I could prove that, I'd own the whole goddamn everything.
People these days are thinking less and drinking more.
People in general are used to seeing me as the naughty girl because that's what they've always cast me as.
As the 'Batman' TV series was returning to ABC for its second season in 1967, the TV bosses decided to take Catwoman into another direction... lucky for me.
I take life for what it has to offer me.
I don't get aggravated about [getting older]. The wrinkles on my face are a natural process, so why should I get angry?
I always believe in living in the country, because that's where what I eat is what I can put back in the dirt.
I've always accepted applause as making me feel worthwhile.
I hope I die being applauded. Just put a chaise longue under me and let me go.
I don't have to have the biggest house or the biggest car or the longest mink, but quality of life is really glamorous.
Live theater to me is much more free than the movies or television.
When we want to have our own style of living, it is nobody's business but ours.
What we do in private is our private business.
Jewelry, to me, is a pain in the derriere, because you have to be watching it all the time.
I don't believe in bringing children into the world out of wedlock.
In 1992, fans of our feline temptress got another chance to sink their claws into the new and exciting tales of Catwoman in 'Batman: The Animated Series.'
I was called a naughty girl only because I was singing naughty songs.
Innocence is one of the most exciting things in the world.
Everything should be done with moderation and using common sense.
I still can't go over a subway grating without looking down to see if there is some money there.
We're not thought of in terms of color because we are entertainers.
We are there to entertain you not because we are black, white, pink, or green or gay or straight or because we are Catholic or Protestant.
The boys that were running away from America because they didn't want to get involved with the Vietnam War had come to me. They would tell me how they felt.
When I played Lady Day, I took Aba onstage with me as a joke.
He started singing-in tune!-and the audience loved it.
When the 'Batman' TV series was taken to the silver screen, one of America's favourite sweethearts would don the mask and claws of Catwoman.
You send the best of this country off to be shot and maimed. No wonder the kids rebel and take pot.
I sent my daughter 40 roses last November because I thought she was 40.
And she laughed her head off. She is not going to be 40 until this year!
Thank God I got the rejects. These animals are very, very affectionate.
The price we pay for being ourselves is worth it.
I love being in America. I used to love traveling and I am glad that I was able to go around the world. I still love to go to Europe, but I always want to come home.
I am still confused because I still don't know who my father is.
And so who is my mother? The feeling is still there.
The children of America are not rebelling for no reason.
They are not hippies for no reason at all. We don’t have what we have on Sunset Blvd. for no reason. They are rebelling against something. There are so many things burning the people of this country, particularly mothers. They feel they are going to raise sons—and I know what it's like, and you have children of your own, Mrs. Johnson—we raise children and send them to war.
Greed can be very dangerous because you sacrifice your soul for the sake of something material, and then you start sacrificing people in order to keep that which is material.
I used to teach dance lessons.
I love to tease men with my legs.
As you've witnessed, Catwoman is the ultimate diva.
From the pages of comic books to both small and big screens, Catwoman continues to evolve and mature like a true cat. Catwoman, is a unique breed, never taking the same form twice. But whatever form she takes, she'll always reign supreme. A dog maybe man's best friend, but a cat is everyone's favourite feline fatale.
Truth is a theory that is constantly being disproved. Only lies, it seems, go on forever.
When my baby was born I had to know how to save her in case she fell in the pool or something like that. I went to one of these nursing places to learn how to take care of the child.
Dallas is where Kennedy was shot, and that's where I was put in jail.
My recipe for life is not being afraid of myself, afraid of what I think or of my opinions.
I would like to be writing more because people are constantly asking me questions, and I write down what they are asking me.