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I can tell you how to get what you want: You've just got to keep a thing in view and go for it and never let your eyes wander to right or left or up or down. And looking back is fatal.

I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.

I have an almost complete disregard of precedent and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things always have been done. ... I defy the tyranny of precedent. I cannot afford the luxury of a closed mind. I go for anything new that might improve the past.

I have the same goal I've had ever since I was a little girl. I want to rule the world.

I looked on child rearing not only as a work of love and duty but as a profession that was fully as interesting and challenging as any honorable profession in the world and one that demanded the best I could bring to it.

I might have been born in a hovel but I am determined to travel with the wind and the stars.

I never took a position we were going to be a good ball club. I took the position we were going to be a winning ball club.

I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.

I seek the utmost pleasure and the least pain.

I take it as a prime cause of the present confusion of society that it is too sickly and too doubtful to use pleasure as a test of value.

I think the key is for women not to set any limits.

I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

I truly believe that before I retire from public office, I'll be voting for a woman for president.

I want to be great, or nothing. I won't be a commonplace dauber, so I don't intend to try any more.

I was born to be a remarkable woman; it matters little in what way or how. ... I shall be famous or I will die.

I'm always making a comeback but nobody ever tells me where I've been.

I'm not going to let my life revolve around losing weight. I have other things to do.

If ambition doesn't hurt you, you haven't got it.

If I had one wish for my children, it would be that each of them would reach for goals that have meaning for them as individuals.

If I smashed the traditions it was because I knew no traditions.


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