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By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Fragrance is an incredibly intimate thing. It can evoke very specific thoughts or memories and is a little different for each person who wears it. I also think it's the most accessible luxury.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

On Mother's Day: It's just a rip-off, to tell the truth, a chance to sell my perfume and other things that ladies like.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

There's no deodorant like success.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

You can't choose between right and wrong by taking a census.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I'm a survivor - a living example of what people can go through and survive.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

On the film where I didn't get along with the director, I just decided to not speak to him.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

No matter what happens, I'm loud, noisy, earthy and ready for much more living.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

When women stops blushing, she has lost the most powerful weapon of charm.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I don't think President Bush is doing anything at all about Aids. In fact, I'm not sure he even knows how to spell Aids.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I've been married too many times. How terrible to change children's affiliations, their affections - to give them the insecurity of placing their trust in someone when maybe that someone won't be there next year.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I think I ended up being the scarlet woman partly because of my rather puritannical upbringing and beliefs. I always chose to think I was in love and that love was synonymous with marriage.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

On Michael Jackson and child stardom: He had one of the worst childhoods ever. I think I had the second.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

The things that are important to me - being a mother, a businesswoman, an activist - are all things that were borne out of great passion.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

It's not the having, it's the getting.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Any home where there is love constitutes a family and all families should have the same legal rights, including the right to marry and have or adopt children. Why shouldn't gay people be able to live as open and freely as everybody else?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I always wanted to have a fragrance, and I always wanted to be able to connect with people in ways other than through film.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I believe in the difference between men and women. In fact, I embrace the difference.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

When you're fat, the world is divided into two groups - people who bug you and people who leave you alone. The funny thing is, supporters and saboteurs exist in either camp.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Everything was handed to me - looks, fame, wealth, honour, love. I rarely had to fight for anything

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I had a hollow leg. I could drink everyone under the table and not get drunk. My capacity was terrifying.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Why shouldn't gay people be allowed to be able to marry? Those against gay marriages say marriage should only be between a man and a woman. God, I of all people know that doesn't always work!

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I've never thought of my jewelry as trophies. I'm here to take care of it and to love it, for we are only temporary custodians of beauty.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I was born with scoliosis. I have a double curvature of the spine, and it's forced me to use a wheelchair because the disease has really taken hold. It really saddens me that I can't ride.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

To me, acting is a matter of absolute concentration. You can laugh and giggle with your friends up to the minute the director says, "Action!" Then you snap your mind into shape and into the character that you're playing and relate to the people that you're acting with and forget everybody else that you've been joking with.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Look, sweetheart, I can drink you under any goddamn table you want, so don't worry about me.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I was so strictly brought up that the only time I could get away would be on my own pony. I could ride wherever I wanted on my godfather's estate in Kent.I wasn't brought up to be afraid of anything.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they're going to have some pretty annoying virtues.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I've come through things that would have felled an ox. That fills me with optimism, not just for myself but for our particular species.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I think I'm finally growing up - and about time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

If you can't laugh at yourself, you're cooked!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

This is a book that respects kids and their ideas. And in that regard, it places Chasing Vermeer in the tradition of classic favorites fondly recalled from our own childhoods.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I use my fame now when I want to help a cause or other people.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Why shouldn't gay people be able to live as open and freely as everybody else? What it comes down to, ultimately, is love. How can anything bad come out of love? The bad stuff comes out of mistrust, misunderstanding and, God knows, from hate and from ignorance.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I hate myself on the screen. I want to die ... my voice is either too high or too gravelly. I want to dive under the carpet.... I'd love to be tall and willowy ... I'm short.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I find vocabulary to be a great drawback.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I want it all quickly 'cause I don't want God to stop and think and wonder if I'm getting more than my share.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I hate the idea of always having to interpret other people's ideas and thoughts and words, because I'm very independent and, I guess, a free thinker.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I hate to try to be that person in my own skin, in my own way, in my own head, not through exercises or anything else, just by, I guess, belief, concentration.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Without homosexuals there'd be no Hollywood.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Judaism had absolutely nothing to do with my past marriage to Mike [Todd] or my upcoming marriage to Eddie Fisher, both of whom were Jewish. It was something I had wanted to do for a long time.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I love going to rock concerts, I love to lose myself in that vast wave of rhythm and body heat and get on the same vibe.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I have never wanted to be a queen! Cleopatra was a role, and I am an actor, so it was fun to play one, but it's not real.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I would totally lose myself in the music and be a gypsy. I would go wherever I wanted to in my head - wherever the music took me. My body followed.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I have the emotions of a child in the body of a woman. I was rushed into womanhood for the movies. It caused me long moments of unhappiness and doubt.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I'm not worried about dying. I consult with God, my maker. And I don't have a lot of problems to work out. I'm pretty squared anyway.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I like the connection with fans and people who have been supportive of me. And I love the idea of real feedback and a two-way street, which is very, very modern.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

Follow your passions, follow your heart, and the things you need will come.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

I don't have a set pattern. I take things as they come. Usually with a great amount of relish. I just lay back and wait for it to happen. And it usually does.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

You are who you are. All you can do in this world is help others to be who they are and better themselves.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Elizabeth Taylor

She seemed to be lovely still to herself, as if no amount of looking into mirrors could ruin her illusion.