Quotes by Barbara Cook

If you're able to be yourself, then you have no competition. All you have to do is get closer and closer to that essence.

Barbara Cook

Other Great Authors

At my time of life opinions are tolerably fixed. It is not likely that I should now see or hear anything to change them.

Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

Deeds, not words shall speak me.

John Fletcher

Liberty has restraints but no frontiers.

Lloyd George

When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself.

Isaac Bashevis Singer

A man of genius is privileged only as far as he is genius. His dullness is as insupportable as any other dullness.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun.

Mao Tse-tung »

He marries best who puts it off until it is too late.

H. L. Mencken »

Pleasure is very seldom found where it is sought our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks.

Samuel Johnson »