Lucille Ball Quotes

Women's Lib? Oh, I'm afraid it doesn't interest me one bit. I've been so liberated it hurts.

Women Quotes

In life, all good things come hard, but wisdom is the hardest to come by.

Wisdom Quotes, Life Quotes

I regret the passing of the studio system. I was very appreciative of it because I had no talent.

Talent Quotes, Regret Quotes


I have an everyday religion that works for me. Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line.

Love Quotes, Work Quotes, Religion Quotes

I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done.

Regret Quotes

One of the things I learned the hard way was that it doesn't pay to get discouraged. Keeping busy and making optimism a way of life can restore your faith in yourself.

Life Quotes, Courage Quotes, Faith Quotes, Optimism Quotes, Busy Quotes

How I Love Lucy was born? We decided that instead of divorce lawyers profiting from our mistakes, we'd profit from them.

Love Quotes, Profit Quotes, Lawyers Quotes, Mistakes Quotes

Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else: Hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't.

Hard Work Quotes, Opportunity Quotes, Luck Quotes

I hate failure and that divorce was a Number One failure in my eyes. It was the worst period of my life. Neither Desi nor I have been the same since, physically or mentally.

Life Quotes, Failure Quotes

I'm sometimes scared of everything that has happened to us. We didn't think Desilu Productions would grow so big. We merely wanted to be together and have two children.

Children Quotes

You see much more of your children once they leave home.

Children Quotes

If you want something done, ask a busy person to do it. The more things you do, the more you can do.

Busy Quotes

Ability is of little account without opportunity.

Accounting Quotes, Opportunity Quotes, Ability Quotes

Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don't rush; otherwise you'll look like a patchwork quilt.

Work Quotes

I think knowing what you cannot do is more important than knowing what you can.

Important Quotes

4 Top Lucille Ball quotes about Love

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

Love Quotes

I will never do another TV series. It couldn't top I Love Lucy, and I'd be foolish to try. In this business, you have to know when to get off.

Love Quotes, Business Quotes

I am a real ham. I love an audience. I work better with an audience. I am dead, in fact, without one.

Love Quotes, Work Quotes

Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead.

Love Quotes, Life Quotes