"I never hurt nobody but myself and that's nobody's business but my own."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Billie Holiday on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Billie Holiday on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Billie Holiday on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Billie Holiday on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Billie Holiday on Abraham Lincoln
"They think they can make fuel from horse manure - now, I don't know if your car will be able to get 30 miles to the gallon, but it's sure gonna put a stop to siphoning."
"Love is like a faucet, it turns off and on."
"Don't threaten me with love, baby. Let's just go walking in the rain."
"Mom and Pop were just a couple of kids when they got married. He was eighteen, she was sixteen and I was three."
"There's no damn business like show business - you have to smile to keep from throwing up."