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“I was born at the age of twelve on a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer lot.”
“I truly have a great love for an audience, and I used to want to prove it to them by giving them blood.”
“Audiences have kept me alive.”
“If I'm such a legend, then why am I so lonely? If I'm such a legend, then why do I sit at home for hours staring at the damned telephone, hoping it's out of order, even calling the operator asking her if she's sure it's not out of order?”
“Hollywood is a strange place when you're in trouble. Everyone is afraid it's contagious.”
“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.”
“We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality.”
“How strange when an illusion dies, it's as though you've lost a child.”
“For 'twas not into my ear you whispered but into my heart. 'Twas not my lips you kissed, but my soul.”
Judy Garland, U.S. actor, singer, entertainer
(1922 - 1969)
Real name: Frances Ethel Gumm.