Great Judy Garland Quotes

I wasn't close to my father, but I wanted to be all my life. He had a funny sense of humor, and he laughed all the time - good and loud, like I do. He was a gay Irish gentleman and very good-looking. And he wanted to be close to me, too, but we never had much time together.

I believe that the real expression of your religious beliefs is shown in the daily pattern of your life, in what you contribute to your surroundings and what you take away without infringing on the rights of other people.

I was always lonesome. The only time I felt accepted or wanted was when I was on stage performing. I guess the stage was my only friend: the only place where I could feel comfortable. It was the only place where I felt equal and safe.

My father's death was the most terrible thing that happened to me in my life.

There have been a lot of stories written about me, some of them fantastically distorted.

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.

I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.

It's lonely and cold on the top... lonely and cold.

In the silence of night I have often wished for just a few words of love from one man, rather than the applause of thousands of people.

If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?

If you have to be in a soap opera try not to get the worst role.

Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

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