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

The most attractive Judy Garland quotes that are proven to give you inner joy

Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true.

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

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Birds fly over the rainbow. Why then, oh, why can't I?

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Judy Garland quote Always be a first-rate version of yourse

Always be a first-rate version of yourself and not a second-rate version of someone else.

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The greatest treasures are those invisible to the eye but found by the heart.

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

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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.

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Judy Garland quote Always be a first-rate version of yourse

Always be a first-rate version of yourself and not a second-rate version of someone else.

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I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.

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Give the people what they want and then go have a hamburger.

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

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If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?

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I've been in love with audiences all my life, and I've tried to please. I hope I did.

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Hollywood is a strange place if you're in trouble. Everybody thinks it's contagious.

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About Judy Garland

Quotes 47 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Birthday October 16

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

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My life, my career has been like a roller coaster.

I've either been an enormous success or just a down-and-out failure.

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Always be a first rate version of yourself, and not a second rate version of someone else.

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'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul.

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

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Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.

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

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

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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.

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If I'm such a legend, then why am I so lonely? If I'm such a legend, then why do I sit at home for hours staring at the damned telephone, hoping it's out of order, even calling the operator asking her if she's sure it's not out of order?

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Soon the sun beams will smile through.

Before you jump out of that bed, just know, the thought of you was the first thing that hit my head. Good morning my darling.

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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.

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I think there's something peculiar about me that I haven't died.

It doesn't make sense but I refuse to die.

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There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life.

.. I think I must have been crying for some attention.

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I was born at the age of twelve on a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer lot.

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People en masse have always been wonderful to me.

I truly have a great love for an audience...I want to give them two hours of just pow.

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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.

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You shouldn't be told you're completely irresponsible and be left alone with too much medication. It's too easy to forget. You take a couple of sleeping pills and you wake up in twenty minutes and forget you've taken them. So you take a couple more, and the next thing you know you've taken too many.

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It's lonely and cold on the top... lonely and cold.

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If my daughter, Liza, wants to become an actress, I'll do everything to help her.

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You know something? I'm decent! There isn't a great deal of decency in the world, especially in our business, and I'm one of the few really decent ladies around.

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[On daughter Liza Minnelli] I think she decided to go into show business when she was an embryo, she kicked so much.

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When I die I have visions of fags singing 'Over the Rainbow' and the flag at Fire Island being flown at half mast.

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When you have lived the life I've lived, when you've loved and suffered, and been madly happy and desperately sad -- well, that's when you realize you'll never be able to set it all down. Maybe you'd rather die first.

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Wouldn`t it be wonderful if we could all be a little more gentle with each other, and a little more loving, have a little more empathy, and maybe we'd like each other a little bit more.

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Audiences have kept me alive.

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Velveeta: you can eat it - or wax your car with it!

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My [singing] style really has no style, because I try to sing each number differently. I’ve always believed that if style takes precedent over the words and music, the audience get’s cheated. It’s like when people see a fine play or movie. They imagine themselves in the leading role. I want them to imagine that they’re singing - not just listening to someone else.

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I truly have a great love for an audience, and I used to want to prove it to them by giving them blood.

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I'm just an Irish biddy.

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He gave me a look at myself I've never had before.

He saw something in me nobody else ever did. He made me see it too. He made me believe it.

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I was born in a lovely white house with a garden.

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To let a fool kiss you is bad...To let a kiss fool you is worse. 'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul.

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I'm the original take-orders girl.

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