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Top 42 Cicely Quotes

#1. She did not get a medal - it was not fair. 'What a swizz,' she whispered bitterly to her mother as Cicely Barnard's name was called. 'She simply doesn't know enough to be bad. - Author: Monica Dickens
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#2. Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#3. I think when you begin to think of yourself as having achieved something, then there's nothing left for you to work towards. I want to believe that there is a mountain so high that I will spend my entire life striving to reach the top of it. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#4. Friday. Proposed to Cicely. Refused. - Author: Georgette Heyer
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#5. Cicely Tyson was my inspiration to become an actor. - Author: Viola Davis
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#6. You matter because you are you, and you matter to the end of your life. We will do all we can not only to help you die peacefully, but also to live until you die. - Author: Cicely Saunders
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#7. Whenever you wish to do anything against the law, Cicely, always consult a good solicitor first. - Author: George Bernard Shaw
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#8. I was in California when this journalist made a blanket statement about the fact that she did not think that black men and women had the kind of love relationship that Rebecca and Nathan had in Sounder. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#9. Tis I whom children love the best; / My wealth is all for them; / For them is set each glossy cup / Upon each sturdy stem. - Author: Cicely Mary Barker
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#10. One lady told me that before she saw 'Sounder' she didn't believe black people could love each other, have deep relationships in the same way as white people. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#11. One of the things I have always said about the man-woman relationship is that I don't want anybody to walk ahead of me and I don't want anybody to walk behind me. I want a man who will walk along beside me. And that's how I feel about equal rights. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#12. When I attack a role, be it TV, film or stage, the first thing I say is, I don't want to know anything. If it's good I don't want to hear it; if it's bad I don't want to hear it. The only thing either thing can do is distract me. I like to stay focused. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#13. At least this time, with this murder, she knew he had an alibi. At the time Cicely Towers was having her throat slashed, Roarke had been fucking the hell out of the investigating officer. - Author: J.D. Robb
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#14. There wouldn't be a Halle Berry or an Angela Bassett or a Cicely Tyson if there hadn't been a Lena Horne. - Author: Dee Dee Bridgewater
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#15. The choices of roles I made had to do with educating and entertaining. And as a result I found myself working only every two or three years. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#16. When I told my mother that I wanted to be an actress, she said, you can't live here and do that, and so I moved out. I was determined to prove her wrong because she was so sure that I was going to go astray. And that's the juice that kept me going. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#17. All I have to do is find someone who has something to say that will enrich my life and they can't get rid of me - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#18. Just as only one week ago, the respected and dedicated defender of justice, Cicely Towers had her life brought to an end. - Author: J.D. Robb
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#19. I starred in a Broadway play that was Sidney Poitier's first directing job and the cast was Lou Gossett, Cicely Tyson, Diana Ladd and I played a Jewish kid who offered himself as a slave to two Columbia University students as reparations. - Author: David Steinberg
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#20. We have to support our own films. If we don't, how can we expect others to support them? - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#21. Ali ... we should have gone to see that movie. Malcolm X was another one. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#22. Can you make her out at all?'
Benjamin shrugged. As usual, in Cicely's presence, he was afraid of appearing inarticulate, and as usual, this fear robbed him of his power of speech. - Author: Jonathan Coe
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#23. The moment anyone tries to demean or degrade you in any way, you have to know how great you are. Nobody would bother to beat you down if you were not a threat. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#24. How people die remains in the memory of those who live on - Author: Cicely Saunders
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#25. I saw that I could not afford the luxury of just being an actress. So I made a choice to use my career as a platform to address the issues of the race I was born into. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#26. You never know what motivates you. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#27. In my early years, there were a number of experiences that made me decide I could not afford the luxury of just being an actress. There were a number of issues I wanted to address. And I wanted to use my career as a platform. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#28. Whatever good I have accomplished as an actress I believe came in direct proportion to my efforts to portray black women who have made positive contributions to my heritage. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#29. I am not a quitter. I will fight until I drop. It is just a matter of having some faith in the fact that as long as you are able to draw breath in the universe, you have a chance. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#30. I don't condemn anyone for making their choices. If someone chooses those roles, fine. But not for me. When someone stops me and says, You're the reason I became an actress, that lets me know I made the right decision. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#31. My mother was an introvert and quite religious. And we were brought up in the church. And when she learned that I wanted to act, she simply said: 'You cannot live here and do that.' - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#32. If each person in this world will simply take a small piece of this huge thing, this amazing quilt, and work it regardless of the color of the yarn, we will have harmony on this planet. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#33. So small, so blue, in grassy places / My flowers raise / Their tiny faces. - Author: Cicely Mary Barker
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#34. I started off in drama, and there are so many women that I admire. Women in this industry are gladiators. Cicely Tyson, Viola Davis, Taraji Henson, Regina Hall, Regina King. - Author: Bresha Webb
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#35. I AM A CHILD OF ABUNDANCE. - Author: Cicely Bland
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#36. If and when our civilization comes to ruin, the destructive agent will be Science; man's knowledge of science, applied to warfare, meaning slaughter not only of human bodies, but of human institutions, of all we have created through the centuries. - Author: Cicely Hamilton
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#37. It is an intensely beautiful world. More and more, I think of it as Cicely's world. More and more I wish it were my world, too. A minute ago, I hoped I wasn't bonding, but now, I almost hope I am. Because its either that or I'm falling in love. - Author: Laura Bradley Rede
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#38. Sufering is only intolerable when nobody cares. One continually sees that faith in God and his care is made infinitely easier by faith in someone who has shown kindness and sympathy. - Author: Cicely Saunders
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#39. Approaches to death and dying reveal much of the attitude of society as a whole to the individuals who compose it. The development of ideas of what constitutes a good death can even be traced to prehistory. - Author: Cicely Saunders
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#40. Children should have a balanced start in life: a mother and a father. I think that's the only reason to get married. - Author: Cicely Tyson
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#41. I love a lot of these older actresses, like Cicely Tyson, who played Kunta Kinte's mother in 'Roots.' She was really great, and I like seeing her because every movie she plays, she plays a strong character. As a kid, she was really inspiring to me. - Author: Keke Palmer
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#42. Best and dearest flower that grows, / Perfect both to see and smell; / Words can never, never tell / Half the beauty of a Rose - . - Author: Cicely Mary Barker
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