It doesn't matter how strong your opinions are. If you don't use your power for positive change, you are, indeed, part of the problem.— Coretta Scott King
Delicious Famous Women quotations
Facials are my biggest beauty indulgence.
Looking good is about having a good base. It's about taking care of your skin.
I've never fooled anyone. I've let people fool themselves. They didn't bother to find out who and what I was. Instead they would invent a character for me. I wouldn't argue with them. They were obviously loving somebody I wasn't.
The men liked to put me down as the best woman painter. I think I'm one of the best painters.
I have commanded that my [titulary] abide like the mountains;
when the sun shines its rays are bright upon the titulary of my majesty; my Horus is high upon the standard ... forever.
The more I think of it, the more I realize there are no answers. Life is to be lived.
Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage.
It [prejudice] is such a waste. It makes you logy and half-alive. It gives you nothing. It takes away.
I am naturally fond of adventure, a little ambitious, and a good deal romantic - but patriotism was the true secret of my success.
We're not going to have the America that we want until we elect leaders who are going to tell the truth - not most days, but every day.
People will never forget how you made them feel.
You cannot wait for someone to save you, to help you, to complete you.
No one can complete you. You complete yourself.
Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.
If a woman wants to fly, first of all she must, of course, abandon skirts and don a knickerbocker uniform.
Men are nicotine soaked, beer besmirched, whiskey greased, red-eyed devils.
It's all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another.
Numbers have life; they’re not just symbols on paper.
I figure if a girl wants to be a legend, she should go ahead and be one.
Feminism means revolution and I am a revolutionist.
I still love the people I’ve loved, even if I cross the street to avoid them.
You can't win them all but you can try.
It doesn't matter how old you are, or what you do in your life, you never stop needing your mom.
There's a category for me. I like to be referred to as a good singer of good songs in good taste.
Tis' better to live your own life imperfectly than to imitate someone else's perfectly.
I didn't lose the gold. I won the silver.
Stay hungry to become the best that you can be.
Never be satisfied with the level of artistry you've attained. You can always be better.
Peace does not mean just to stop wars, but also to stop oppression and injustice.
I will not be "famous," "great." I will go on adventuring, changing, opening my mind and my eyes, refusing to be stamped and stereotyped. The thing is to free one's self: to let it find its dimensions, not be impeded.
People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach
Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you're proud to live.
I'm not going to vacuum 'til Sears makes one you can ride on.
I don't paint like a woman is supposed to paint.
Thank God, art doesn't bother about things like that.
There are five stages in the life of an actor: Who's Mary Astor? Get me Mary Astor. Get me a Mary Astor type. Get me a young Mary Astor. Who's Mary Astor?
You become courageous by doing courageous acts...Courage is a habit.
I've always believed that one woman's success can only help another woman's success.