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I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven.
There's a part of you that always remains a child, no matter how mature you get, how sophisticated or weary.
We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.
You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it.
Doubt can motivate you, so don't be afraid of it. Confidence and doubt are at two ends of the scale, and you need both. They balance each other out.
If I hear a record once, I usually never listen to it again. I rarely listen to music - unless it's Billie Holiday.
My mother told me I should be a secretary, but I wanted to be an actress from when I was very young.
In the music business, we all do different things, but we sit there and admire other people who can write a song differently or sing differently. It's not so competitive.
Why is it men are permitted to be obsessed about their work, but women are only permitted to be obsessed about men?
I've been called many names like perfectionist, difficult and obsessive. I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the details for any artist to be good.
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I can take any truth; just don't lie to me.
I think of myself as a girl from Brooklyn.
How I wish we lived in a time when laws were not necessary to safeguard us from discrimination.
Nobody on this earth has the right to tell anyone that their love for another human being is morally wrong.
A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion.
My nose was part of my heritage, and if I had talent to sing and to act, why wasn't that enough?
I love things that are indescribable, like the taste of an avocado or the smell of a gardenia.
To have ego means to believe in your own strength. And to also be open to other people's views. It is to be open, not closed. So, yes, my ego is big, but it's also very small in some areas. My ego is responsible for my doing what I do - bad or good.
Oh God, don't envy me, I have my own pains.
I knew that with a mouth like mine, I just hadda be a star or something.
I got sent to a health camp when I was about 6 years old, and we all had to wear the same starchy blue uniform. The lady who took care of me after school knit me a burgundy sweater. It was the only thing that gave me any individuality.
I wish I could be like Shaw who once read a bad review of one of his plays, called the critic and said: 'I have your review in front of me and soon it will be behind me.'
There is nothing more important in life than love.
I just don't want to be hampered by my own limitations.
My friend Quincy Jones says we won our first Grammys together in 1963. I have no recollection. I don't even remember the room. When he showed me the picture, I remembered what I wore. But it's like awards don't mean anything.
Directing is so interesting. You know, it just sort of encompasses everything that you see, that you know, that you've felt, that you have observed.
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