Pearl Bailey (1918-1990) American vocalist, actor

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We look into mirrors, but we only see the effects of our times on us, not our effects on others. - Pearl Bailey


You never find yourself until you face the truth. - Pearl Bailey


The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love. What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork. - Pearl Bailey


A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive. Having been alive, it won't be so hard in the end to lie down and rest. - Pearl Bailey


Sometimes I would almost rather have people take away years of my life than take away a moment. - Pearl Bailey


You cannot belong to anyone else, until you belong to yourself. - Pearl Bailey


I never really look for anything. What God throws my way comes. I wake up in the morning and whichever way God turns my feet, I go. - Pearl Bailey


Hungry people cannot be good at learning or producing anything, except perhaps violence. - Pearl Bailey


A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive. Having been alive, it won't be so hard in the end to lie down and rest. - Pearl Bailey