Ellen Degeneres Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old ellen degeneres quotes, ellen degeneres sayings, and ellen degeneres proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


We focus so much on our differences, and that is creating, I think, a lot of chaos and negativity and bullying in the world. And I think if everybody focused on what we all have in common - which is - we all want to be happy.     

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It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive.     

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So many people prefer to live in drama because it's comfortable. It's like someone staying in a bad marriage or relationship - it's actually easier to stay because they know what to expect every day, versus leaving and not knowing what to expect.     

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It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive.     

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Above all things physical, it is more important to be beautiful on the inside - to have a big heart and an open mind and a spectacular spleen.     

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True beauty is not related to what color your hair is or what color your eyes are. True beauty is about who you are as a human being, your principles, your moral compass.     

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When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.     

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I personally like being unique. I like being my own person with my own style and my own opinions and my own toothbrush.     

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Being a teenager and figuring out who you are is hard enough without someone attacking you.     

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If we're destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff, there's got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. I think we need more love in the world. We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that.     

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My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.     

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I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.     

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We focus so much on our differences, and that is creating, I think, a lot of chaos and negativity and bullying in the world. And I think if everybody focused on what we all have in common - which is - we all want to be happy.      

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So many people prefer to live in drama because it's comfortable. It's like someone staying in a bad marriage or relationship - it's actually easier to stay because they know what to expect every day, versus leaving not knowing what to expect.     

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Sometimes you can't see yourself clearly until you see yourself through the eyes of others.     

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Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else's path unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that.     

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I enjoy growing older and wiser and learning from my mistakes every single day.     

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Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someonelse's path unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that.     

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Procrastinate now, don't put it off.     

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I'm a godmother, that's a great thing to be, a godmother. She calls me god for short, that's cute, I taught her that.     

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I really don't think I need buns of steel. I'd be happy with buns of cinnamon.     

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Never follow someone else's path; unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path, then by all means, you should follow that.     

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I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.     

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I really don't think I need buns of steel. I'd be happy with buns of cinnamon.     

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You just have to keep driving down the road. It's going to bend and curve and you'll speed up and slow down, but the road keeps going.     

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Most comedy is based on getting a laugh at somebody else's expense. And I find that that's just a form of bullying in a major way. So I want to be an example that you can be funny and be kind, and make people laugh without hurting somebody else's feelings.     

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The only thing that scares me more than space aliens is the idea that there aren't any space aliens. We can't be the best that creation has to offer. I pray we're not all there is. If so, we're in big trouble.     

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I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it's such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.     

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Our flaws are what makes us human. If we can accept them as part of who we are, they really don't even have to be an issue.     

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When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.     

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