"My dreams have become puny with the reality my life has become."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."Imelda Marcos on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."Imelda Marcos on Walt Disney
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."Imelda Marcos on T. E. Lawrence
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."Imelda Marcos on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."Imelda Marcos on James Dean
"I love everybody. One of the great things about me is that I have a very positive attitude."
"People say I'm extravagant because I want to be surrounded by beauty. But tell me, who wants to be surrounded by garbage?"
"I always say you can never be extravagant with beauty. Beauty is God made real. Beauty is life."
"Filipinos want beauty. I have to look beautiful so that the poor Filipinos will have a star to look at from their slums."
"Filipinos don't wallow in what is miserable and ugly. They recycle the bad into things of beauty."