Thursday, June 10, 2010

Favorite Quote: On First Rate Versions


Quote:
Always be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.

Who Said It:
Judy Garland

My Thoughts:
Happy birthday to an entertainer who was one of the best first rate versions--ever!

30 comments:

Julia, the Thanksgiving Girl said...

Fantastic quote!

Bob said...

Truly Judy.

Doug Goff said...

Best advice I've heard all week!

Jan said...

Great advice !

Stud 4 Rent said...

great quote from the diva!

Betty Manousos:cutand-dry.blogspot.com said...

LOVE it!
Hope you're having a great Thursday!
B

Wonder Man said...

so true

jason said...

indeed!

madtexter (corey james) said...

Well, hello Miss Judy! That advice is spot on.

Susan Erickson said...

well put....she was sooooo special!

Bobbie's Babbles said...

Saw Sex and the City the other day and Liza was in it. I can't watch her without always thinking about her mom.

Len♥reNeverM♥re said...

I'm taking this to my grave~
Happy Friday darlin'
xo

Rick said...

Great quote!

On another note, I heard Joan on NPR the other day (her birthday actually). I thought of you. She was talking about her new film.

Ray's Cowboy said...

have to say I agree with her. Make yourself number 1 in your mind, then you can make yourself number 1 in everyone else's
Ray

Allen said...

True that!

Brahm (alfred lives here) said...

Terrific quote - for all of us!

Westopher said...

A great quote from a great lady...it is very easy to live by comparison but never truly satisfying.

The Daily Connoisseur said...

I loooove this quote- it is my philosophy as a daily connoisseur! xo

raulito said...

visiting...
saludos,
raulito

TJB said...

Who did she say that to - Jim Bailey, or Tommy Femia?

MEOW! (I actually respect both of them, I just couldn't resist! LOL.)

I hope you'll be doing a post on the Judy Fest!

dan skinner said...

love it!

Eternally Distracted said...

Fabulous quote :0)

Michael Roberts said...

Judy is truly one of the greatest stars. And qoute is something special, so ineligent statement.

Michael Guy said...

Awesome quote! Definitely one to live by! Thanks for sharing. :)

Kyle said...

I take that piece of her advice to heart. It look me a long time to figure out who I was. I'll be damned if I will ever play myself off as something else.

3 hungry tummies said...

Well said!

Betty Manousos:cutand-dry.blogspot.com said...

Hey, Michael you're awarded! You do deserve it!
Pls come visit me when you get a chance!
B :)

Bo said...

Great quote!!!

Gropius said...

Truly, one of the best quotes of all time. Wish we'd all adhere to it.

Laura said...

Love that quote!