Pearl Bailey

United States singer (1918-1990)

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A crown, if it hurts us, is not worth wearing.Rate it:
A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive. Having been alive, it won't be so hard in the end to lie down and rest.Rate it:
Everybody wants to do something to help, but nobody wants to be the first.Rate it:
Never, never rest contented with any circle of ideas, but always be certain that a wider one is still possible.Rate it:
People see God every day; they just don't recognize Him.Rate it:
Sometimes I would rather that people take away years from my life Than take away a moment.Rate it:
The first and worst of all frauds is to cheat one's self. All sin is easy after that.Rate it:
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.Rate it:
There are two kinds of talent, man-made talent and God-given talent. With man-made talent you have to work very hard. With God-given talent, you just touch it up once in a while.Rate it:
There are two kinds of talents, man-made talent and God-given talent. With man-made talent you have to work very hard. With God-given talent, you just touch it up once in a while.Rate it:
There is a period of life when we swallow knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.Rate it:
There is a way to look at the past. Don't hide from it. It will not catch you -- if you don't repeat it.Rate it:
There's a period of life when we swallow a knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.Rate it:
To talk to someone who does not listen is enough to tense the devil.Rate it:
We must change in order to survive.Rate it:
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.Rate it:
What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork.Rate it:
When you're young, the silliest notions seem the greatest achievements.Rate it:
You never find yourself until you face the truth.Rate it:

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