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


No people do so much harm as those who go about doing good.

Mandell Creighton

It is just when opinions universally prevail and we have added lip service to their authority that we become sometimes most keenly conscious that we do not believe a word that we are saying.

Virginia

Knowing that I am not the one in control gives great encouragement. Knowing the One who is in control is everything.

Alexander Michael

Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly.

Voltaire

I have no doubt that faith is only pure when it does not negate the faith of another. I have no doubt that evil can be fought and that indifference is no option. I have no doubt that fanaticism is dangerous. And of all the books in the world on life, I have no doubt that the life of one person weighs more than them all.

Elie Wiesel, O Magazine, November 2000

Reflect on your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.

Charles Dickens »

The problem is not that there are problems. The problem is expecting otherwise and thinking that having problems is a problem.

Theodore Rubin »