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100 Judy Blume Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

Judy Blume Sayings: I made promises to you that I'm not sure I can keep. I made promises to you that I'm not sure I can keep.
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Judy Blume Sayings: I've heard that some authors do dream their books and I would love that if I've heard that some authors do dream their books and I would love that if it happened to me, but so far it hasn't. Sometimes I'll get a good idea during the night and if I don't write it down, I won't remember it the next morning.
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Judy Blume Sayings: No place has delicatessen like New York. No place has delicatessen like New York.
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Judy Blume Sayings: He's not like anything. He's a person who just happens to have been born with He's not like anything. He's a person who just happens to have been born with something he can't control. It could have happened to you. It could have happened to any of us. So the next time you see someone in a chair, someone spastic, just imagine if that were you! The same you who's standing here now, but your mind's been trapped inside a body you can't control!
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Judy Blume Sayings: I thought how great it would be if we could trade in Fudge for a I thought how great it would be if we could trade in Fudge for a nice cocker spaniel.
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Judy Blume Sayings: We watched as the last We watched as the last
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Judy Blume Sayings: I'm a rewriter. That's the part I like best ... once I have a pile I'm a rewriter. That's the part I like best ... once I have a pile of paper to work with, it's like having the pieces of a puzzle. I just have to put the pieces together to make a picture.
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Judy Blume Sayings: If you aren't any religion, how will you know if you should join the Y If you aren't any religion, how will you know if you should join the Y or the Jewish Community Center?
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Judy Blume Sayings: There's a brown leather section, a green leather section, a red leather section and a There's a brown leather section, a green leather section, a red leather section and a tan leather section. Upstairs, there are four bedrooms, all in a row. And everywhere you look there are fireplaces. There's one in every bedroom, there's one in the living room, another in the dining room and still another in the library. There aren't any in the bathrooms or the kitchen. My mother and father call the
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Judy Blume Sayings: Without peanut butter, I might starve. Without peanut butter, I might starve.
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Judy Blume Sayings: I wanted to write honest books for kids because I didn't have those when I I wanted to write honest books for kids because I didn't have those when I was a kid.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Little kids are amazing. They seem able to adjust to anything. Little kids are amazing. They seem able to adjust to anything.
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Judy Blume Sayings: We must, we must, we must increase our bust. We must, we must, we must increase our bust.
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Judy Blume Sayings: I still get angry when older people assume that everyone in my generation, screws around. I still get angry when older people assume that everyone in my generation, screws around. They're probably the same ones who think all kids use dope. It's true that we are more open than our parents but that just means we accept sex and talk about it. It doesn't mean we are all jumping into bed together.
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Judy Blume Sayings: What's the point of thinking about how it's going to end when it's just the What's the point of thinking about how it's going to end when it's just the beginning?
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Judy Blume Sayings: dope-pushers hang around there. But taking dope is even dumber than smoking, so nobody's going dope-pushers hang around there. But taking dope is even dumber than smoking, so nobody's going to hook me! We live on
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Judy Blume Sayings: Life is a series of unlikely events, isn't it? Hers certainly is. One unlikely event Life is a series of unlikely events, isn't it? Hers certainly is. One unlikely event after another, adding up to a rich, complicated whole. And who knows what's still to come?
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Judy Blume Sayings: Ideas seem to come from everywhere - my life, everything I see, hear, and read, Ideas seem to come from everywhere - my life, everything I see, hear, and read, and most of all, from my imagination. I have a lot of imagination.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Things change ... things happen ... things you can't even imagine when you're young and Things change ... things happen ... things you can't even imagine when you're young and full of hope.
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Judy Blume Sayings: My only advice is to stay aware, listen carefully, and yell for help if you My only advice is to stay aware, listen carefully, and yell for help if you need it.
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Judy Blume Sayings: As long as she loves me and I love her, what difference does religion make? As long as she loves me and I love her, what difference does religion make?
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Judy Blume Sayings: You better get used to it. You're going to be on the ground a lot You better get used to it. You're going to be on the ground a lot today, but cheer up ... tomorrow you'll be an expert.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Why do they wait until sixth grade when you already know everything? Why do they wait until sixth grade when you already know everything?
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Judy Blume Sayings: Baby Feet (Again) Jimmy Baby Feet (Again) Jimmy
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Judy Blume Sayings: A good writer is always a people watcher. A good writer is always a people watcher.
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Judy Blume Sayings: He couldn't help himself. He loved us, Francie, more than anything, He couldn't help himself. He loved us, Francie, more than anything,
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Judy Blume Sayings: I love to watch movies. I love to watch movies.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Precious Child ... nothing matters but the moment. There might be no tomorrow and even Precious Child ... nothing matters but the moment. There might be no tomorrow and even if there is, nobody gives a damn.
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Judy Blume Sayings: When Miri asked if she believed in God, what was she supposed to say? 'Of When Miri asked if she believed in God, what was she supposed to say? 'Of course I believe in God,' she'd told her.
'But how could God let such a terrible thing happen?'
'It's not God's job to decide what happens,' she'd said. 'It's his job to help you through it.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Never give up! And remember, determination is as important as talent. Never give up! And remember, determination is as important as talent.
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Judy Blume Sayings: When I heard that I got so mad I kicked a closet When I heard that I got so mad I kicked a closet
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Judy Blume Sayings: hi I hope u want to be my friends hi I hope u want to be my friends
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Judy Blume Sayings: [I]t's not just the books under fire now that worry me. It is the books [I]t's not just the books under fire now that worry me. It is the books that will never be written. The books that will never be read. And all due to the fear of censorship. As always, young readers will be the real losers.
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Judy Blume Sayings: A person without curiosity may as well be dead. A person without curiosity may as well be dead.
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Judy Blume Sayings: contributed to the disaster. contributed to the disaster.
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Judy Blume Sayings: I fell in love with books at the Elizabeth Public Library when I was four I fell in love with books at the Elizabeth Public Library when I was four ...
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Judy Blume Sayings: Books opened up a whole new world to me. Through them I discovered new ideas, Books opened up a whole new world to me. Through them I discovered new ideas, traveled to new places, and met new people. Books helped me learn to understand other people and they taught me a lot about myself. ... Some books you never forget. Some characters become your friends for life.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Love at thirteen is nothing like love at eighteen. Love at thirteen is nothing like love at eighteen.
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Judy Blume Sayings: A library is where you meet fascinating characters you never forget. A library is where you meet fascinating characters you never forget.
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Judy Blume Sayings: When you're without problems," Clare said, "you're dead. When you're without problems," Clare said, "you're dead.
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Judy Blume Sayings: Anything could go wrong any day of the week. What's the point of worrying in Anything could go wrong any day of the week. What's the point of worrying in advance?
Judy Blume Sayings: Miri, sweetheart - life is hard," Henry said, "but it's worth the struggle. Miri, sweetheart - life is hard," Henry said, "but it's worth the struggle.
Judy Blume Sayings: Are you there God? It's me, Margaret. Are you there God? It's me, Margaret.
Judy Blume Sayings: Sometimes she wished she were a little kid again. Everything was so simple then. Now Sometimes she wished she were a little kid again. Everything was so simple then. Now she never knew when she was going to find out something terrible, something she didn't want to know. Sometimes her jaw ached in the morning. She wondered if Princess Elizabeth's jaw ever ached.
Judy Blume Sayings: a real sport." The waiter popped the cork and a real sport." The waiter popped the cork and
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Judy Blume Sayings: I love to talk with children. I try to visit schools but it's hard for I love to talk with children. I try to visit schools but it's hard for me to travel when I'm trying to write. Some authors are able to do both.
Judy Blume Sayings: topped with whipped cream, chopped nuts topped with whipped cream, chopped nuts
Judy Blume Sayings: How many times had Rusty reminded Miri, You're my only child. You're my life. So How many times had Rusty reminded Miri, You're my only child. You're my life. So when it comes to doing stupid things, don't. Because I couldn't stand it if I lost you. Do you understand? Now Miri thought she understood. There was a burden to being the only child.
Judy Blume Sayings: Terrible things can happen in this life but being in love changes everything. It gives Terrible things can happen in this life but being in love changes everything. It gives you something to hold on to.
Judy Blume Sayings: I meet people on the street or at book signings and they tend to treat I meet people on the street or at book signings and they tend to treat me as if they know me, as if we're connected. It's great.
Judy Blume Sayings: I want you to know it was no big deal ... those movies showing women I want you to know it was no big deal ... those movies showing women screaming in labor are plain bullshit ... there's nothing to it ... you just push and push and finally the baby pops out ... to tell you the truth I don't even rember that much about it except there was a very nice guy standing over me and every time a strong contraction started he gave me a whiff of gas ...
Judy Blume Sayings: Our finger prints don't fade from the lives we touch. Our finger prints don't fade from the lives we touch.
Judy Blume Sayings: The only thing that works with writing is that you care so passionately about it The only thing that works with writing is that you care so passionately about it yourself, that you make someone else care passionately about it.
Judy Blume Sayings: I love to watch to him while he sleeps. Besides everything else he is really I love to watch to him while he sleeps. Besides everything else he is really my best friend now. It's a different kind of friendship ... It makes me wish I could share every day with him.
Judy Blume Sayings: I wanted to write what I remembered to be true. I wanted to write what I remembered to be true.
Judy Blume Sayings: Sex is a commitment ... Once you're there you can't go back to holding hands Sex is a commitment ... Once you're there you can't go back to holding hands ... and when you give yourself both mentally and physically ... well, you're completely vulnerable.
Judy Blume Sayings: As a kid, Vix had had some warped idea that grownup meant having a job As a kid, Vix had had some warped idea that grownup meant having a job and living on your own. It meant no one could tell you what to eat, or what to wear, or how to behave. It meant that it was okay to have sex with guys. What a joke!
Judy Blume Sayings: You can't deny they ever happened. You can't deny you ever loved them, love them You can't deny they ever happened. You can't deny you ever loved them, love them still, even if loving them causes you pain
Judy Blume Sayings: Sometimes I can't read my own handwriting. That's a problem! Sometimes I can't read my own handwriting. That's a problem!
Judy Blume Sayings: When I was growing up, I dreamed about becoming a cowgirl, a detective, a spy, When I was growing up, I dreamed about becoming a cowgirl, a detective, a spy, a great actress, or a ballerina. Not a dentist, like my father, or a homemaker, like my mother - and certainly not a writer, although I always loved to read.
Judy Blume Sayings: Having the freedom to read and the freedom to choose is one of the best Having the freedom to read and the freedom to choose is one of the best gifts my parents ever gave me.
Judy Blume Sayings: That's not a bad word ... hate and war are bad words, but fuck isn't. That's not a bad word ... hate and war are bad words, but fuck isn't.
Judy Blume Sayings: He even brags about his poops, He even brags about his poops,
Judy Blume Sayings: Each of us must confront our own fears, must come face to face with them. Each of us must confront our own fears, must come face to face with them. How we handle our fears will determine where we go with the rest of our lives. To experience adventure or to be limited by the fear of it.
Judy Blume Sayings: Snoring keeps the monsters away. Snoring keeps the monsters away.
Judy Blume Sayings: Berman's foot measure. Then he turned it around and I put my right foot in. Berman's foot measure. Then he turned it around and I put my right foot in. That's another reason why my mother thinks Mr. Berman is good at selling
Judy Blume Sayings: It's strange, but when it comes right down to it I never do fall aparteven It's strange, but when it comes right down to it I never do fall apart
even when I'm sure I will.
Judy Blume Sayings: I wanted to tell him that I will never be sorry for loving him. That I wanted to tell him that I will never be sorry for loving him. That in a way I still do - that maybe I always will. I'll never regret one single thing we did together because what we had was very special. Maybe if we were ten years older it would have worked out differently. Maybe. I think it's just that I'm not ready for forever.
Judy Blume Sayings: A person can have a happy and fulfilling life without children. A person can have a happy and fulfilling life without children.
Judy Blume Sayings: And now she was going. She was going to walk up the steps leading to And now she was going. She was going to walk up the steps leading to the silver bird that would gobble her up, holding her in its belly until it reached its faraway destination, where it would spit her out. In one piece, she hoped.
Judy Blume Sayings: Even now she can't decide. She thinks about flipping a coin. Heads she goes, tails Even now she can't decide. She thinks about flipping a coin. Heads she goes, tails she stays. But isn't indecisiveness an early sign of mental illness?
Judy Blume Sayings: Eleanor Gordon was the most sophisticated in their crowd. She read The New Yorker. Eleanor Gordon was the most sophisticated in their crowd. She read The New Yorker.
Judy Blume Sayings: Jennie had a big smile on her face. Next thing I knew there was a Jennie had a big smile on her face. Next thing I knew there was a puddle on
Judy Blume Sayings: Something will be offensive to someone in every book, so you've got to fight it. Something will be offensive to someone in every book, so you've got to fight it.
Judy Blume Sayings: Do not let anyone discourage you. If they try: get determined, not depressed. Do not let anyone discourage you. If they try: get determined, not depressed.
Judy Blume Sayings: Not everything has to have a point. Some things just are. Not everything has to have a point. Some things just are.
Judy Blume Sayings: I like one hair, tuna fish, the smell of rain and things that are pink. I like one hair, tuna fish, the smell of rain and things that are pink. I hate pimples, baked potatoes, when my mother's mad, and religious holidays.
Judy Blume Sayings: I have to go with what comes naturally to me. Fantasy isn't my thing. I I have to go with what comes naturally to me. Fantasy isn't my thing. I did enjoy the Oz books when I was growing up and certainly my grandson and I read Harry Potter together. You write what you can as well as you can.
Judy Blume Sayings: Why are we acting as if we're angry. Are we angry? Why are we acting as if we're angry. Are we angry?
Judy Blume Sayings: When I started to write, it was the '70s, and throughout that decade, we didn't When I started to write, it was the '70s, and throughout that decade, we didn't have any problems with book challenges or censorship.
Judy Blume Sayings: You've never been in love," she said. "You don't understand.""If being in love means giving You've never been in love," she said. "You don't understand."
"If being in love means giving up your freedom, not to mention your opportunities," Caitlin said, "Then I haven't missed anything.
Judy Blume Sayings: Are you there God? It's me, Margaret. I just told my mother I want a Are you there God? It's me, Margaret. I just told my mother I want a bra. Please help me grow God. You know where.
Judy Blume Sayings: Be careful,' Irene warned Miri. 'All boys want the same thing.'So do girls, Miri thought. Be careful,' Irene warned Miri. 'All boys want the same thing.'
So do girls, Miri thought.
Judy Blume Sayings: It's funny how you can grow away from your friends, when just a few years It's funny how you can grow away from your friends, when just a few years ago they were the most important people in your life.
Judy Blume Sayings: A lot of people worry much too much about what their children are reading ... A lot of people worry much too much about what their children are reading ... If a child picks up a book and reads something she has a question about, if she can go to her parents, great. Or else they will read right over it. It won't mean a thing. They are very good, I think, at monitoring what makes them feel uncomfortable. If something makes them feel uncomfortable they will put it down.
Judy Blume Sayings: windup train that made a lot of noise. Every time it bumped into something it windup train that made a lot of noise. Every time it bumped into something it turned around and went the other way. Fudge liked it a lot. He likes anything that's noisy.
Judy Blume Sayings: ...I used to think if you read enough books you'd automatically know how to do ...I used to think if you read enough books you'd automatically know how to do everything the right way. But reading and doing are not the same at all.
Judy Blume Sayings: If I should ever have children I will tell them what religion they are so If I should ever have children I will tell them what religion they are so they can start learning about it at an early age. Twelve is very late to learn.
Sincerely, Margaret Ann Simon
Judy Blume Sayings: Eat it or wear it Eat it or wear it
Judy Blume Sayings: How we handle our fears will determine where we go with the rest of our How we handle our fears will determine where we go with the rest of our lives.
Judy Blume Sayings: Fear is often disguised as moral outrage. Fear is often disguised as moral outrage.
Judy Blume Sayings: I'm lucky that so many children visit my website. At least I get to talk I'm lucky that so many children visit my website. At least I get to talk with them that way.
Judy Blume Sayings: Victoria closes her eyes, breathing in the familiar scent, and for a moment it's as Victoria closes her eyes, breathing in the familiar scent, and for a moment it's as if they've never been apart. They're still Vixen and Cassandra, summer sisters forever. The rest is a mistake, a crazy joke.
Judy Blume Sayings: Sometimes spending a lot of time together can end a romance faster than anything else. Sometimes spending a lot of time together can end a romance faster than anything else.
Judy Blume Sayings: Determination and hard work are as important as talent. Determination and hard work are as important as talent.
Judy Blume Sayings: attempting to block progress. attempting to block progress.
Judy Blume Sayings: It's not so much that I like him as a person God, but as a It's not so much that I like him as a person God, but as a boy he's very handsome.
Judy Blume Sayings: Something awful happens to a person who grows up as a creative kid and suddenly Something awful happens to a person who grows up as a creative kid and suddenly finds no creative outlet as an adult.
Judy Blume Sayings: When you ask, Did writing change my life? It totally changed my life. It gave When you ask, Did writing change my life? It totally changed my life. It gave me my life.