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Ralph Waldo Emerson
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It's a good thing I was born a girl, otherwise I'd be a drag queen.
It's important to remember that you're born naked, and the rest is drag.
All the screen cowboys behaved like real gentlemen. They didn't drink, they didn't smoke. When they knocked the bad guy down, they always stood with their fists up, waiting for the heavy to get back on his feet. I decided I was going to drag the bad guy to his feet and keep hitting him.
If I hadn't been a woman, I'd be a drag queen for sure. I like all that flair and I'd be dressing up in them high heels and putting on the big hair. I'd be like Ru Paul.
I'm tired of being around men all the time. I'm going to start a band called Skirt with three girls and I'll play the guitar and sing backing vocals in drag. I went window shopping when I was in New York, saw a lot of amazing dresses.
Drag is really about reminding people that you are more than you think you are - you are more than what it says on your passport.
Doing makeup, especially for drag, is all about being aware of the geography and angles of your face.
It's true in everything, not just in drag: To be a success, you have to understand the landscape. You have to know thyself, and you have to know your history so that you can draw from people who have figured out the equation you are faced with. It's not rocket science.
As far as I'm concerned, being any gender is a drag.
Drag is there to remind culture not to take itself too seriously. All of this is illusion.
You know, people at Wal-Mart are standing there with their uniforms on. I feel like I'm putting on a uniform to do a movie. I don't feel like it's dressing in drag.
Life's fairly excruciating. Painful things happen. Every now and then, you drag yourself out of the stream and stand on the bank gasping for air. I think that's how I work.
Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it.
Avoid the world, it's just a lot of dust and drag and means nothing in the end.
I had the worst birthday party ever when I was a child because my parents hired a pony to give rides. And these ponies are never in good health. But this one dropped dead. It just wasn't much fun after that. One kid would sit on him and the rest of us would drag him around.
Error is acceptable as long as we are young; but one must not drag it along into old age.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
For me, I went into 'Drag Race' wanting to further catapult my career, to travel around the world, and perform for all my fans.
It takes all kinds to make the world go 'round. If everyone was straight-laced and uptight, it would sure be a drag. We need a little tug of war in society.
But, you know, it's still a drag to get your picture taken when you're eating a sandwich. It's a downer.
You look after yourself. You believe in God. And if people want to drag you down, you fight that, and you keep on fighting.
I'm like the Justin Bieber of the drag world.
I'm an early riser, which is sometimes a drag when I have late-night concerts. But I prefer to wake up early - say, 8:30 - and maybe take a nap during the day.
What the devil is the point of surviving, going on living, when it's a drag? But you see, that's what people do.
I find this wave of super-skinny women scary. I'm not going to lie to you, I've got to drag myself down to the gym like everybody else. But I look at the red carpet sometimes and it's like a pageant.
What bin Laden had hoped to achieve in Afghanistan in the post-9/11 period, which was to drag the United States into a protracted guerrilla war like the one he had fought against the Soviets, never happened. Instead, that protracted guerrilla war is now playing out in Iraq, in the heart of the Middle East.
Truth is a demure lady, much too ladylike to knock you on your head and drag you to her cave. She is there, but people must want her, and seek her out.
William F. Buckley, Jr.
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