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Music is a lady that I still love because she gives me the air that I breathe. We need all sorts of nourishment. And music satisfies and nourishes the hunger within ourselves for connection and harmony.
Never dress down for the poor. They won't respect you for it. They want their First Lady to look like a million dollars.
Give us that grand word 'woman' once again, and let's have done with 'lady'; one's a term full of fine force, strong, beautiful, and firm, fit for the noblest use of tongue or pen; and one's a word for lackeys.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
The memory of that scene for me is like a frame of film forever frozen at that moment: the red carpet, the green lawn, the white house, the leaden sky. The new president and his first lady.
Richard M. Nixon
I went into a clothing store, and the lady asked me what size I was. I said, 'Actual'. I'm not to scale.
Any lady who is first lady likes being first lady. I don't care what they say, they like it.
Richard M. Nixon
My mother was an exuberant, silly lady.
I kind of imagine myself at eighty, a cat lady.
I ran five miles today. Then, finally, I said, 'Here, lady...take your purse.'
For a change, lady luck seemed to be smiling on me. Then again, maybe the fickle wench was just lulling me into a false sense of security while she reached for a rock.
The one thing I do not want to be called is First Lady. It sounds like a saddle horse.
I'll be a wife and mother first, then First Lady.
I am an optimistic lady.
Accuracy to a newspaper is what virtue is to a lady; but a newspaper can always print a retraction.
Adlai E. Stevenson
What could be more beautiful than a dear old lady growing wise with age? Every age can be enchanting, provided you live within it.
A lady is smarter than a gentleman, maybe, she can sew a fine seam, she can have a baby, she can use her intuition instead of her brain, but she can't fold a paper in a crowded train.
Radiohead and Our Lady Peace are doing the seven layers of guitar, and I kind of jumped on that before anyone else did.
Conversation didn't seem necessary when I put the accordion down and swung some young lady around the floor.
To mankind in general Macbeth and Lady Macbeth stand out as the supreme type of all that a host and hostess should not be.
Richard Burton rang me up once and said, Do you know you're my only leading lady I've never slept with? I said, Well, please don't tell everybody, it's the worst image.
I am First Lady by accident. I was not elected by the people but here I am.
Like all New York hotel lady cashiers she had red hair and had been disappointed in her first husband.
Really, I have to laugh because there was a whole set of stories that made me sound like the Dragon Lady, you know, 'tough this and tough that.' Then there is this business about 'gooey.' The bottom line is I am a pragmatic idealist.
Marriage: a ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman.
I look like a real bag lady when I go to Starbucks with my dog and get my chai.
And doing a film in that period, and having to really celebrate what they wore back then, how they sat and how they spoke. You know, what the etiquette was back then for a lady. All of those things are like putting on a wig and transforming yourself, which I love.
I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect.
It's not like I'm starved for company - I have a few very good lady friends - but there's only a certain amount of times a woman wants to see you and never go out for dinner.
The English, the plain English, of the politest address of a gentleman to a lady is, I am now, dear Madam, your humble servant: Pray be so good as to let me be your Lord and Master.
I think being an effective First Lady is first of all being the partner that your husband needs.
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