Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.— Martha Stewart
The most sensitive Martha Stewart quotes that are easy to memorize and remember
Seek out people to work with who are brimming with talent, energy, integrity, optimism, and generosity.
There is no single recipe for success. But there is one essential ingredient: Passion
Never make a big decision without sleeping on it.
I have a microphone on one ankle and an ankle bracelet on the other, so I'm well balanced today.
I try to seek out and surround myself with people who just percolate fresh, original, and creative ideas.
Of course I know how to roll a joint.
This is a funny story. We'd asked the guards every day for cappuccino. You know, just as a joke. And they'd come in with their cups of coffee and stuff. And so I get here and I have a spot for a cappuccino machine, and it didn't work. So I don't have any cappuccino ... I didn't miss the cappuccino, I missed the idea of cappuccino.
Once you realize that you have identified a passion, invest in yourself.
Figure out what you need to know, what kind of experience and expertise you need to develop to do the things that you feel in your heart you will enjoy and that will sustain you both mentally and economically.
So the pie isn't perfect? Cut it into wedges. Stay in control, and never panic.
Getting over those unexpected hurdles may not be exactly enjoyable, but ultimately I believe that such challenges and the solutions we find give us more confidence.They teach us with common sense and determination we can turn what looks like a disaster into a triumph.
I used to wear real fur, but, like many others, I had a change of heart when I learned what actually happens to the animals.
I have sometimes, probably, forgotten - and I know I have - to pat the back of someone or said thank you enough times or maybe even once sometimes I wish I were perfect. I wish I were just the nicest, nicest, nicest person on Earth. But I am a business person.If I were a man no one would ever say that I was arrogant.
I want to focus on my salad.
Doing projects really gives people self-confidence.
Nothing is better than taking the pie out of the oven. What it does for you personally, and for your family's idea of you, is something you can't buy.
I'm always on the lookout for those good, simple solutions to everyday problems.
All the things I love is what my business is all about.
I haven't been to Tasmania. I haven't been to the South Pole, and I haven't been to the North Pole. I want to see the polar bear migration before there are no polar bears. I want to see Glacier National Park before the glacier melts.
I catnap now and then, but I think while I nap, so it's not a waste of time.
Franchesca and Sharkey, my French bulldogs, have their own blog. And they are brilliant at it.
I was married for 30 years. Isn't that enough? I've had my share of dirty underwear on the floor.
The cocktail party is probably America's greatest contribution to the world of entertaining.
I think baking cookies is equal to Queen Victoria running an empire.
There's no difference in how seriously you take the job, how seriously you approach your whole life.
I think I may be a better person for having given serious time and thought and effort to gardening.
I find that when you have a real interest in life and a curious life, that sleep is not the most important thing.
The more you adapt, the more interesting you are.
My new motto is: When you're through changing, you're through.
Being a perfectionist is not an evil thing.
I love dessert. I can't be guilty about it because I have to taste everything. I experiment.
Gardening is a humbling experience.
I live in an old house with no closets and no built-ins. I hate big cupboards.
I am a hero worshiper. I love the number one tennis player. I love the number one baseball player. I want to see those records broken.
I want you to know that I am innocent - and that I will fight to clear my name.
I'm not a sponge exactly, but I find that something I look at is a great opportunity for ideas.
Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman.
Basement smells bad. Look for cat poops, change litter.
The homes I like the best are totally occupied, busy, and useful, whether it's a tiny little house or a great big one. Rarely do you find a great big house that's used in a good way. So I prefer smaller spaces that are full of books, full of things that people are doing.
I'm very inspired by nature - you could say Mother Nature.
I look at things around me and get all kinds of inspiration daily.
I record my radio show, and my staff makes me a nice lunch in the kitchen, usually fish - whatever's freshest and line-caught - and a salad. I drink water and herbal tea, a blend of catnip, elderberry, and horehound.
I love Champagne and I love to drink it out of any kind of beautiful glass.
I believe in a man and a woman being equal.
I really believe that we can do anything we set our minds to.
I don't even like firing people. I don't think I've ever said, 'You're fired' to anybody.
Over the years, I learned so much from mom.
She taught me about the importance of home and history and family and tradition. She also taught me that aging need not mean narrowing the scope of your activities and interests or a diminution of the great pleasures to be had in the everyday.
My dream... was to be an eclectic knowledge-gathering person.
I adore summer entertaining. For a dinner party at the farm, I might prepare homemade fettuccine with porcini mushrooms, soft-shell crabs, spinach from the garden, and lemon tarts with fraises des bois for dessert.
It is within everyone's grasp to be a CEO.
I'm a maniacal perfectionist.
I always disagreed with the separation of the name and the brand and the person To build on that name and brand is one thing. To divorce the name and the brand from the person was not an approach that I agreed with.
I like knowing about everything, and I think that really helps me in my business.
Bloggers create kind of a popularity. But they are not the experts, and we have to understand that.