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Lucille Ball Quotes

(1911-1989), American Actress, Producer

Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.

Category: Ability

The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.

Category: Age And Aging

You see much more of your children once they leave home.

Category: Children

If you want something done, ask a busy person to do it. The more things you do, the more you can do.

Category: Effort

I think knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you can.

Category: Knowledge

Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else: hard work -- and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.

Category: Luck

I regret the passing of the studio system. I was very appreciative of it because I had no talent.

Category: Regret

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

Category: Self-esteem