Of course, personally, I think it'd be tacky to wear diamonds before I'm forty.

— Holly Golightly

The most terrific Holly Golightly quotes that are easy to memorize and remember

Certain shades of limelight wreck a girl's complexion.

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No... the blues are because you're getting fat or because it's been raining too long. You're just sad, that's all. The mean reds are horrible. Suddenly you're afraid and you don't know what you're afraid of. Do you ever get that feeling?

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If I could find a real life place to make me feel like Tiffany's, then I'd buy some furniture and give the cat a name.

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You know those days when you get the mean reds?

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I’ve got to do something about the way I look.

I mean a girl just can’t go to Sing Sing with a green face.

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Years from now, years and years, one of those ships will bring me back, me and my nine Brazilian brats. Because yes, they must see this, these lights, the river -- I love New York, even though it isn't mine, the way something has to be, a tree or a street or a house, something, anyway, that belongs to me because I belong to it.

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If we're going to be friends let's get one thing straight right now. I hate snoops.

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You mustn’t give your heart to a wild thing.

The more you do, the stronger they get, until they’re strong enough to run into the woods or fly into a tree. And then to a higher tree and then to the sky.

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The mean reds are horrible. You're afraid and you sweat like hell, but you don't know what you're afraid of. Except something bad is going to happen, only you don't know what it is.

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I record at the same place [Toe Rag or FatSounds Studios in London], with the same people [Liam Watson at Toe Rag and Ed Deegan at Fatsounds], every time. It makes it effortless, and another reason for the vast output when I do go in and record stuff.

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I do not accept drinks from disapproving gentlemen.

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Sometimes I don't pick up the guitar for six months or so," "Other times I get away, go to a hotel or something, to write songs. Or go stay with a friend and bring the dog and do stuff away from my normal routine. Then I sit down and play guitar at night. I do it differently every time . There is no set way.

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About Holly Golightly

Quotes 28 sayings
Profession Singer-songwriter
Birthday September 7, 1966

I try and keep an open mind to peoples paths.

The only thing that annoys me is negative poopy people and they come from all kinds of places. But I rarely have to deal with negative reactions.

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My first work in comics had an Adult theme and I had to create a nom du plume to separate that work and my Children's entertainment.

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Well, when I get it the only thing that does any good is to jump in a cab and go to Tiffany's. Calms me down right away.

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I'd rather have cancer than a dishonest heart.

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Thursday! It can’t be! It’s too gruesome!

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I am and will always be a HUGE Star Wars Geek and wanted to study film making.

I really am not a fan of writing- I prefer storytelling and rather jump to storyboards to relay my vision then a lot of wordy words.

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Pretty much at the age of 16, I realized acting wasn't going to be the vocation for me...too political not enough creative control. But I loved the craft and my father wanted me to get a college degree. Seemed natural to study what I loved and Marymount Manhattan has a wonderful theatre program, I highly recommend it! A lot of what I learned there I apply to my comicbook writing and pacing.

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I draw the art for the writers. A lil' chibi of each author crowns their articles.

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But it's customary to present a little proof before you take the privilege.

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I'm actually a 'Witch' not Wiccan...justa Witch. I started reading Tarot when I was 8 years old. I dabble in astrology, Candle Magick, gems/stone Magick and I mainly use herbs for cooking. But cooking is it's own Magick-when done right. Actually, when I colour Tarot...I do use a form of Colour Magick..colours do influence mood...so I conscienciously choose certain colours for certain scenes.

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Thoughts rearrange, familiar now strange.

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I was never really cut out to be a student, I prefer to actually work and get a project done and learn that way- but I have a huge respect for good teachers and even enjoy teaching...I am a conundrum!

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I'm just crazy about Tiffany's!

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There's not one thing in particular that influences my music, but I write about what I know. It's based in personal experience. That's not to say all the songs are biographical, because sometimes it's what I've seen in others' lives.

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Any work I do I think is important...like in acting there are no small parts- only small actors.

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