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

My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate--that's my philosophy.


Cynicism is an unpleasant way of telling the truth.

Lillian Hellman

The best education consists in immunizing people against systematic attempts at education.

Paul Karl Feyerabend

One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars and the world will be better for this.

Miguel de Cervantes

No matter how lonely you get or how many birth announcements you receive, the trick is not to get frightened. There's nothing wrong with being alone.

Wendy Wasserstein

The truest expression of a people is in its dances and its music... Bodies never lie.

Agnes De Mille »

I'm going to memorize your name and throw my head away.

Oscar Levant »