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Ella Fitzgerald

"Music is the universal language ... it brings people closer together."

Ella Fitzgerald, in "100 American Women of Accomplishment," Harper's Bazaar (1967)

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"I stole everything I ever heard, but mostly I stole from the horns."

Ella Fitzgerald, in Barbara McDowell and Hana Umlauf, Woman's Almanac (1977)

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"Everybody wants to know about my style and how it came about. It's no big secret. It's the way I feel."

Ella Fitzgerald, in Christopher P. Anderson, The New Book of People (1986)

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"Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong."

Ella Fitzgerald, in Bud Kliment, Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of American Song (1989)

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"The only thing better than singing is more singing."

Ella Fitzgerald, in The New York Sunday News (1954)

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"It isn’t where you came from, it’s where you’re going that counts."

Ella Fitzgerald, in Megan Schoeneberger, Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Jazz (2005)

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Ella Fitzgerald, U.S. jazz singer
(1918 - 1996)