A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion.Barbra Streisand
I always wear the same thing at home. I can't be bothered with jewelry. My pants have elastic waists. I like to be comfortable. There are so many more important things to worry about.Barbra Streisand
I can take any truth just don't lie to me.Barbra Streisand
I go by instinct - I don't worry about experience.Barbra Streisand
I must have got my detailed, obsessive streak from my father, who was an English teacher, because my mother wasn't like me at all.Barbra Streisand
I've been called many names like perfectionist, difficult and obsessive. I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the details for any artist to be good.Barbra Streisand
I've considered having my nose fixed. But I didn't trust anyone enough. If I could do it myself with a mirror.Barbra Streisand
Just like my father, I've always loved education. In school I was a member of the honor society.Barbra Streisand
Men are allowed to have passion and commitment for their work... a woman is allowed that feeling for a man, but not her work.Barbra Streisand
My biggest nightmare is I'm driving home and get sick and go to hospital. I say: 'Please help me.' And the people say: 'Hey, you look like...' And I'm dying while they're wondering whether I'm Barbra Streisand.Barbra Streisand
Success to me is having ten honeydew melons and eating only the top half of each slice.Barbra Streisand
The audience is the best judge of anything. They cannot be lied to. Truth brings them closer. A moment that lags - they're gonna cough.Barbra Streisand
To have ego means to believe in your own strength. And to also be open to other people's views. It is to be open, not closed. So, yes, my ego is big, but it's also very small in some areas. My ego is responsible for my doing what I do - bad or good.Barbra Streisand
We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities.Barbra Streisand
What is exciting is not for one person to be stronger than the other... but for two people to have met their match and yet they are equally as stubborn, as obstinate, as passionate, as crazy as the other.Barbra Streisand
Why am I so famous? What am I doing right? What are the others doing wrong?Barbra Streisand
Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?Barbra Streisand
Why is it men are permitted to be obsessed about their work, but women are only permitted to be obsessed about men?Barbra Streisand
You have got to discover you, what you do, and trust it.Barbra Streisand
is a famous American singer, actress, producer, and director,
who was born on
April 24, 1942. As a person born on this date, Barbra Streisand is listed in our database as the 3rd
most popular celebrity for the day (April 24) and the 9th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on April 24
fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull.
Barbra Streisand is the 34th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Barbra Streisand's birthday, Barbra Streisand is the 246th most famous American and ranks 271st in famous people born in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
In general, Barbra Streisand ranks as the 420th
most popular famous person, and the 50th most popular singer of all time.
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