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American singer-songwriter, Birth: 9-8-1963, Death: 11-2-2012 Whitney Houston Quotes
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God gave me a voice to sing with, and when you have that, what other gimmick is there?
Whitney Houston

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I like being a woman, even in a man's world. After all, men can't wear dresses, but we can wear the pants.
Whitney Houston

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I believe that children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside.
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I decided long ago, never to walk in anyone's shadows. If I fail, if I succeed...At least I live as I believe. No matter what they take from me, They can't take away my dignity. Because the greatest love of all is happening to me. I found the greatest love of all inside of me. The greatest love of all is easy to achieve. Learning to LOVE YOURSELf...It is the GREATEST love of all
Whitney Houston

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I believe the children are our future
Whitney Houston

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I'm older, I'm matured... I'm looking forward to the years to come. Good years.
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Learning to love yourself, is the greatest love all
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If I fail, if I succeed, at least I live as I believe.
Whitney Houston

Quote Topics by Whitney Houston: Mother People Children Believe Want Daughter Girl Home Husband Love Long Ago Trying Inspirational Mom Wish Teacher Worst Enemy Loneliness Church Taught Philosophy Persons Heart Happiness Years Self Singing Ideas Cracks Miracle
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My mother taught me that when you stand in the truth and someone tells a lie about you, don't fight it.
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There can be miracles when you believe.
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I wanted to be a teacher. I love children, so I wanted to deal with children. Then I wanted to be a veterinarian. But by the age of ten or eleven, when I opened my mouth and said, 'Oh, God, what's this?' I kind of knew teaching and being a veterinarian were gonna have to wait.
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12.
I wish to you, joy and happiness. But above all this, I wish you love
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13.
Nobody likes to be picked on. Nobody.
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I finally faced the fact that it isn't a crime not having friends. Being alone means you have fewer problems.
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Judge not for your flaws, but for your Triumphs!
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I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe.
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Sometimes you do have a good time. But when it gets to the point where you're sitting in your home and you're just trying to cover what you don't want people to know. It's painful. And then you want more just so that you don't let anybody see you cry. Or anybody to see we're not happy.
Whitney Houston

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My mother taught me beauty really lives in places like a smile.
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19.
Never let your heart take precedence over reason, otherwise you will have problems.
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20.
I've got a good man. He takes care of me. I don't have to be scared of anything because I know he will kick every ass... disrespect him and you've got a problem.
Whitney Houston

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Nobody makes me do anything I don't want to do. It's my decision. So the biggest devil is me. I'm either my best friend or my worst enemy.
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22.
I broke my heart for every gain, to taste the sweet I faced the pain.
Whitney Houston

23.
I'm either my best friend or my worst enemy.
Whitney Houston

24.
I'm not crazy about arenas just because I can sell them out. It doesn't do anything for my ego at all. I want to play places where people don't have to sit in the nosebleed seats and wonder what the hell is going on.
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I was aware of people staring at me. No one moved. They seemed almost in trance. I just stared at the clock in the center of the church. When I finished, everyone clapped and started crying.
Whitney Houston

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I am not self-destructive. I am not a person who wants to die.
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27.
I know that I could really kill for my daughter. I know because I'm living for her, so I'm fierce when it comes down to it. And I feel the same about my husband and my family. I'm just fiercely protective. It's like, that's my lair and nobody messes with my lair.
Whitney Houston

28.
Let the children's laughter remind us how we used to be.
Whitney Houston

29.
If you say my eyes are beautiful, it's because they are looking at you.
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30.
I feel so blessed to just have done what I had done. To be able to just use what God has given me is a blessing. You know, never mind the Grammys, never mind the records, never mind all of that. Just to be able to sing.
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31.
To learn your artistry and to be able to perfect that, is overwhelming. Especially when you are exuding love. The human emotion is a very delicate thing, so you have to be careful about how you present it because it can be kind of scary, or too overwhelming if you're not careful. So I try to just keep it love.
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What's in your soul is in your soul.
Whitney Houston

33.
Crack is cheap. I make too much money to ever smoke crack. Let's get that straight. OK? We don't do crack. We don't do that. Crack is whack.
Whitney Houston

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I'm an old-fashioned girl. And I love gospel. I like things that lift me up, inspire me.
Whitney Houston

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I'm a person who has life and wants to live, and always have.
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36.
You get that love from the people. It lets me know that all the madness I go through, all the stuff that the business has to offer with all its madness; it makes it worthwhile.
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She's my teacher, my adviser, my greatest inspiration.
Whitney Houston

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When I decided to be a singer, my mother warned me I'd be alone a lot. Basically we all are. Loneliness comes with life.
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My mother sang with me in her stomach; I sang with Bobbi Kris in my stomach. I believe the child starts to develop within, and whatever you read, whatever you think, whatever you do affects the child.
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I've read about myself and my husband and my family, to the point where they've called my parents, they've called my brothers, offering money to tell stories. They call friends of mine. I'd just like for them to just ... don't badger us. Don't scrutinize us. We have children and they have to live, too. It's not fair.
Whitney Houston

41.
From the beginning, the camera and I were great friends. It loves me, and I love it.
Whitney Houston

42.
Loneliness comes with life.
Whitney Houston

43.
I'm good where I am at this moment.
Whitney Houston

44.
I've turned down a lot of arena dates because I've done the big-arena thing. Now, I want to do something where people can feel me and I can feel them.
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45.
My mother was the first singer I had contact with. She sang constantly to us around the house, in church.
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46.
No, I'm not a drug addict, and neither is my husband. If that were so, you'd get a lot less work out of me. It would show in the performances and in the work.
Whitney Houston

47.
When I heard Aretha, I could feel her emotional delivery so clearly. It came from down deep within. That's what I wanted to do.
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I've never felt like this in any other country. I feel at home, I feel wonderful
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49.
I have priorities. Maintaining my daughter is my first.
Whitney Houston

50.
Sometimes you'll laugh. Sometimes you'll cry. Life never tells us, the when's or why's. When you've got friends, to wish you well. You'll find your point when. You will exhale.
Whitney Houston