Gilda Radner Quotes

Gilda Susan Radner (June 28, 1946 – May 20, 1989) was an American comedian and actress. She was best remembered as an original cast member of the hit NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, for which she won an Emmy Award in 1978.

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Gilda Radner


Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what's going to happen next.

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#Best #Change #Knowing #Life #Life Best #Life Change #Moment


Having cancer gave me membership in an elite club I'd rather not belong to.

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#Gave


Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle and end.

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#Beginnings #Clear


... I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Suddenly I had to spend all my time getting well.

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#All Is Well #Spend


Cancer changes your life, often for the better. You learn what's important, you learn to prioritize, and you learn not to waste your time. You tell people you love them. My friend Gilda Radner used to say, 'If it wasn't for the downside, having cancer would be the best thing and everyone would want it.' That's true. If it wasn't for the downside.

Gilda Radner


Show business is like riding a bicycle - when you fall off, the best thing to do is get up, brush yourself off and get back on again.

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#Brush #On And Off


I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me they are the role model for being alive.

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#Being In Love #Dogs #Role Model #Unconditional


I would say that Lucy, 'I Love Lucy,' she was my idol.

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#Idol


Humor is just truth, only faster!

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#Humor #Only #Truth


It's always something

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#Always


I think clothes should make you feel safe. I like clothes you want to go to sleep in. I sometimes stand in front of a mirror and change a million times because I know I really want to wear my nightgown.

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I'm not really an impersonator.

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There is no real security except for whatever you build inside yourself.

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#Build #Except


“Dreams are like paper, they tear so easily”

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#Dreams #Easily #Tear


“While we have the gift of life, it seems to me the only tragedy is to allow part of us to die -- whether it is our spirit, our creativity or our glorious uniqueness”

Gilda Radner

#Creativity #Die #Gift #Glorious #Life #Living #Spirit #Tragedy #Unique #Us