Thought of the Day 6.10.12

“Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.”

Judy Garland

Judy Garland was born today in 1922 , she would have been 90.

She starred in dozens of movies from 1929 to 1963, most for MGM.  She won an Academy Award for her Dorothy in “The Wizard of Oz” and a nomination for the award for her roles  in “A Star Is Born” and “Judgement at Nuremberg“. Other Garland favorites include “Meet Me In St. Louis“, “The Harvey Girls” and “Easter Parade.”


re-cropped screenshot of Judy Garland from the...

re-cropped screenshot of Judy Garland from the trailer for the film A Star Is Born. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


About ritalovestowrite

Freelance writer, graphic designer, musician, foodie and Jane Austen enthusiast in Northern Baltimore County, Maryland. As a writer I enjoy both fiction and non fiction (food, travel and local interest stories.) As an advocate for the ARTS, one of my biggest passions is helping young people find a voice in all the performing arts. To that end it has been my honor to give one-on-one lessons to elementary, middle and high school students in graphic design and music. And as JANE-O I currently serve as the regional coordinator for JASNA Maryland and am working on a Regency/Federal cooking project. View all posts by ritalovestowrite

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