22 Elizabeth Taylor Quotes: Sayings of a Legend


1. “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.” — ELIZABETH TAYLaOR


2. “I suppose when they reach a certain age some men are afraid to grow up. It seems the older the men get, the younger their new wives get.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


3. “I’m a survivor – a living example of what people can go through and survive.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


4. “You just do it. You force yourself to get up. You force yourself to put one foot before the other, and God damn it, you refuse to let it get to you. You fight. You cry. You curse. Then you go about the business of living. That’s how I’ve done it. There’s no other way.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR

5. “When people say, ‘She’s got everything’, I’ve got one answer – I haven’t had tomorrow.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


6. “Give. Remember always to give. That is the one thing that will make you grow.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR



7. “I’ve always admitted that I’m ruled by my passions.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


8. “You find out who your real friends are when you’re involved in a scandal.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


9. “Follow your passions, follow your heart, and the things you need will come.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


10. “It’s not the having, it’s the getting.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


11. “It’s all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


12. “Big girls need big diamonds.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


13. “I feel very adventurous. There are so many doors to be opened, and I’m not afraid to look behind them.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


14. “You can’t cry on a diamond’s shoulder, and diamonds won’t keep you warm at night, but they’re sure fun when the sun shines.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


15. “It is strange that the years teach us patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


16. “I call upon you to draw from the depths of your being – to prove that we are a human race, to prove that our love outweighs our need to hate, that our compassion is more compelling than our need to blame.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


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17. “If someone’s dumb enough to offer me a million dollars to make a picture, I’m certainly not dumb enough to turn it down.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


18. “I believe in mind over matter and doing anything you set your mind on.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


19. “Success is a great deodorant. It takes away all your past smells.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


20. “I am a very committed wife. And I should be committed too – for being married so many times.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


21. “So much is said with the electricity of the eyes, the intensity of a whisper. Less is more.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


22. “Everything makes me nervous – except making films.” — ELIZABETH TAYLOR


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