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    I'm a woman who wants to reach out and take 40 million people in her arms.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: people  women 
     
    From the time I was thirteen, there was a constant struggle between MGM and me - whether or not to eat, how much to eat, what to eat. I remember this more vividly than anything else about my childhood.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: time  struggle  childhood 
     
    My mother had a marvelous talent for mishandling money - mine.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: talent  money  mother 
     
    There have been a lot of stories written about me, some of them fantastically distorted.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: stories 
     
    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.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: time 
     
    When you get to know a lot of people, you make a great discovery. You find that no one group has a monopoly on looks, brains, goodness or anything else. It takes all the people - black and white, Catholic, Jewish and Protestant, recent immigrants and Mayflower descendants - to make up America.
    — Judy Garland
    A really great reception makes me feel like I have a great big warm heating pad all over me. People en masse have always been wonderful to me. I truly have a great love for an audience, and I used to want to prove it to them by giving them blood.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: people  giving  blood 
     
    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.
    — Judy Garland
    I don't always have to sing a song. There is something besides 'The Man That Got Away' or 'Over the Rainbow' or 'The Trolley Song.' There's a woman. There are three children. There's me! There's a lot of life going here.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: children  men  women  child  song 
     
    I think that I have every right to write a book. I think I'm interesting. I have perspective about me.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: right  book  write  perspective 
     
    In our house, the word of Louis B. Mayer became the law.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: law 
     
    My father's death was the most terrible thing that happened to me in my life.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: death  father 
     
    When I die I have visions of fags singing 'Over the Rainbow' and the flag at Fire Island being flown at half mast.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: fire  die  vision 
     
    I try to bring the audience's own drama - tears and laughter they know about - to them.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: laughter  drama  tears 
     
    Hollywood is a strange place if you're in trouble. Everybody thinks it's contagious.
    — Judy Garland
    I've never looked through a keyhole without finding someone was looking back.
    — Judy Garland
    Audiences have kept me alive.
    — Judy Garland
    You are never so alone as when you are ill on stage. The most nightmarish feeling in the world is suddenly to feel like throwing up in front of four thousand people.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: people  world  alone 
     
    I've been in love with audiences all my life, and I've tried to please. I hope I did.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: hope 
     
    When you have lived the life I've lived, when you've loved and suffered, and been madly happy and desperately sad - well, that's when you realize you'll never be able to set it all down. Maybe you'd rather die first.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: sad  die 
     
    If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely?
    — Judy Garland
    If you have to be in a soap opera try not to get the worst role.
    — Judy Garland
    Birds fly over the rainbow. Why then, oh, why can't I?
    — Judy Garland
    We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.
    — Judy Garland
    He gave me a look at myself I've never had before. He saw something in me nobody else ever did. He made me see it too. He made me believe it.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: believe 
     
    Behind every cloud is another cloud.
    — Judy Garland
    Give the people what they want and then go have a hamburger.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: people 
     
    I was born at the age of twelve on an MGM lot.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: age 
     
    I've always taken 'The Wizard of Oz' very seriously, you know. I believe in the idea of the rainbow. And I've spent my entire life trying to get over it.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: believe  ideas 
     
    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.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: men  people  silence  night 
     
    To let a fool kiss you is bad...To let a kiss fool you is worse. 'Twas not my lips you kissed but my soul.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: soul  kiss  fools 
     
    I can live without money, but I cannot live without love.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: live  money 
     
    Wouldn t it be wonderful if we could all be a little more gentle with each other, and a little more loving, have a little more empathy, and maybe we'd like each other a little bit more.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: empathy  loving 
     
    The greatest treasures are those invisible to the eye but found by the heart.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: heart  eyes 
     
    Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.
    — Judy Garland
    I've seen the ticket, and I still can't believe it. When I see the money, I hope I don't hit the floor.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: believe  hope  money 
     
    I'm the original take-orders girl.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: girls 
     
    There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life... I think I must have been crying for some attention.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: time  crying  attention 
     
    I'm just an Irish biddy.
    — Judy Garland
    I was born in a lovely white house with a garden.
    — Judy Garland
    tags: garden 
     
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    judy garland
    Birth    : June 10, 1922
    Death  : June 22, 1969
    Occupation  : Actress