Martha Stewart - Quotes

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I think baking cookies is equal to Queen Victoria running an empire. There's no difference in how seriously you take the job, how seriously you approach your whole life. ---->>>

Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.

Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success.

So the pie isn't perfect? Cut it into wedges. Stay in control, and never panic. ---->>>

I catnap now and then, but I think while I nap, so it's not a waste of time. ---->>>

I admire the courage and self-reliance it takes to start your own business and make it succeed.

I admire the courage and self-reliance it takes to start your own business and make it succeed.

My new motto is: When you're through changing, you're through. ---->>>

If you learn something new every day, you can teach something new every day. ---->>>

I'm very inspired by nature - you could say Mother Nature. I look at things around me and get all kinds of inspiration daily. ---->>>

I invented 'It's a good thing' before you were even born. ---->>>

I haven't been to Tasmania. I haven't been to the South Pole, and I haven't been to the North Pole. I want to see the polar bear migration before there are no polar bears. I want to see Glacier National Park before the glacier melts. ---->>>

The last place I would ever want to go is prison. ---->>>

I love dessert. I can't be guilty about it because I have to taste everything. I experiment. ---->>>

I want you to know that I am innocent - and that I will fight to clear my name. ---->>>

The more you adapt, the more interesting you are. ---->>>

I was married for 30 years. Isn't that enough? I've had my share of dirty underwear on the floor. ---->>>

Doing projects really gives people self-confidence. Nothing is better than taking the pie out of the oven. What it does for you personally, and for your family's idea of you, is something you can't buy. ---->>>

I was the second of six kids. I wouldn't say we were poor; we had no money. That's different. ---->>>

I have a microphone on one ankle and an ankle bracelet on the other, so I'm well balanced today. ---->>>

I'm a maniacal perfectionist. ---->>>

Franchesca and Sharkey, my French bulldogs, have their own blog. And they are brilliant at it. ---->>>

I don't have time to have friends come and stay, except on weekends in Maine. I invite a lot of people to come to Maine. ---->>>

I like knowing about everything, and I think that really helps me in my business. ---->>>

I was a very good cook, and I knew I could build a business. ---->>>

I adore summer entertaining. For a dinner party at the farm, I might prepare homemade fettuccine with porcini mushrooms, soft-shell crabs, spinach from the garden, and lemon tarts with fraises des bois for dessert. ---->>>

American Made is not just an event. It's a movement to spotlight and support the next generation of creative entrepreneurs who are turning their passion for making into thriving small businesses. ---->>>

I get up really early, and I go to bed really late. Sometimes I get tired, but it's not important. I have an exciting existence, and there's so much to do. ---->>>

I'm not supposed to say it, but I was not guilty of any crime. I became a target because I was a strong and a rich woman who had been very successful. ---->>>

I always thought I would be a teacher. And I think I actually lived up to my initial dreams, because what I do now is teach millions and millions of people many different kinds of things.

I always thought I would be a teacher. And I think I actually lived up to my initial dreams, because what I do now is teach millions and millions of people many different kinds of things.

I support Alice Waters in her desire that there be a vegetable garden at the White House. I don't think they should rip up the Rose Garden, because that's something that I love. They should probably dig up another patch and grow some vegetables there. ---->>>

Whether you're a programmer or a seamstress, it's all about new techniques, simplifying old techniques, and consolidating steps. Making things go faster - but not worse. ---->>>

All the things I love is what my business is all about.

All the things I love is what my business is all about.

Bloggers create kind of a popularity. But they are not the experts, and we have to understand that. ---->>>

Everywhere I go, I always look for creative entrepreneurs, whether it's artisans and craftsmen, small farmers and gardeners, or restaurateurs who use fresh, locally sourced ingredients. ---->>>

I - I try to do as much as I can, wherever I am. So, at the farm, I'm always thinking of some new project, some new thing I can do. ---->>>

I am a hero worshiper. I love the number one tennis player. I love the number one baseball player. I want to see those records broken. ---->>>

I can keep learning about all the different technologies. It's my most telling characteristic. I'm interested in trying anything new. ---->>>

I don't even like firing people. I don't think I've ever said, 'You're fired' to anybody. ---->>>

I think it's very important that whatever you're trying to make or sell, or teach has to be basically good. A bad product and you know what? You won't be here in ten years. ---->>>

A lot of TV people buy more than one of an item, in case they spot or stain it, but I don't like buying duplicates - it's wasteful. ---->>>

I believe in a man and a woman being equal. I really believe that we can do anything we set our minds to. ---->>>

I live in an old house with no closets and no built-ins. I hate big cupboards. ---->>>

I was a very curious person because of my parents. They encouraged me to be as curious about as many things as I wanted. ---->>>

My daughter emails me. When your daughter starts to email you instead of talk to you... It's horrible. You cannot forget human communication. ---->>>

I'm never sick. Why get sick? It's a waste of time. ---->>>

I'm not a sponge exactly, but I find that something I look at is a great opportunity for ideas. ---->>>

When I was incarcerated at Alderson in West Virginia for a five-month term, they had a ceramics class. ---->>>

I record my radio show, and my staff makes me a nice lunch in the kitchen, usually fish - whatever's freshest and line-caught - and a salad. I drink water and herbal tea, a blend of catnip, elderberry, and horehound. ---->>>

All I really want is a three-room house. The home I have designed at my new farm in Bedford, New York, is a three-room house: bedroom on top, living room in the middle, and kitchen on the ground. ---->>>

The homes I like the best are totally occupied, busy, and useful, whether it's a tiny little house or a great big one. Rarely do you find a great big house that's used in a good way. So I prefer smaller spaces that are full of books, full of things that people are doing. ---->>>

I have proven that being a perfectionist can be profitable and admirable when creating content across the board: in television, books, newspapers, radio, videos. ---->>>

In New York, I get a tremendous amount of ideas by looking at the paintings and the sculptures, adapting artistic endeavors to crafts. There is a lot of inspiration around us that we can see every day and turn into projects. ---->>>

I have cotton or flannel sheets, depending on the weather. They have to be ironed, and I get my bed changed nearly every day. ---->>>

I am not a rock star or a movie star; I'm a businessperson. I definitely know who my friends are. I'm much more open and trusting than, say, my daughter is. ---->>>

I don't think there's any company that has the same tools as Martha Stewart Living does, and people know that. They really love the tools and, if you have the tools, you can pretty much do the craft. ---->>>

I had no idea when I went to college what I'd be doing. I took organic chemistry and did terribly, but I was good in English and art. I took many courses and participated in as many activities as I could. I learned a lot about every single thing. ---->>>

The first book really was kind of an entertaining textbook for the homemaker. I couldn't find a good book about entertaining in 1982, and neither could my friend, so I decided to write it. ---->>>


Born: 08-03, 1941
Occupation: Entertainer