Motivation Quotes By Barbra Streisand

Marlon Brando. The   finest actor who ever lived. He was my idol when I was 13. He's done enough   work to last two lifetimes. Everything I do, I think: Can Brando play this   with me?

I got sent to a   health camp when I was about 6 years old, and we all had to wear the same   starchy blue uniform. The lady who took care of me after school knit me a   burgundy sweater. It was the only thing that gave me any individuality.

There's a part of   you that always remains a child, no matter how mature you get, how   sophisticated or weary.

I'll see a celadon   green room in an 18th century New Hampshire house and just fall in love.   Colors stay in my head.

I think when I was   younger, I wanted to be a star, until I became a star, and then it's a lot of   work. It's work to be a star. I don't enjoy the stardom part. I only enjoy   the creative process.

Success to me is   having ten honeydew melons and eating only the top half of each slice.

I hated singing. I   wanted to be an actress. But I don't think I'd have made it any other way.

I arrived in   Hollywood without having my nose fixed, my teeth capped, or my name changed.   That is very gratifying to me.

I'm not that   ambitious any more. I just like my privacy. I wish I really wasn't talked   about at all.