Barbra Joan Streisand (born Barbara Joan Streisand; April 24, 1942) is an American singer, actress, writer, film producer, and director. She has won two Academy Awards, eight Grammy Awards, five Emmy Awards including one Daytime Emmy, a Special Tony Award, an American Film Institute award, a Kennedy Center Honors award, a Peabody Award, and is one of the few entertainers who has won an Oscar, ... more »
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''Success to me is having ten honeydew melons, and eating only the top half of each one.''Barbra Streisand (b. 1942), U.S. singer, actor. Life (New York, Sept. 20, 1963).
''Men are allowed to have passion and commitment for their work ... a woman is allowed that feeling for a man, but not her work.''Barbra Streisand (b. 1942), U.S. entertainer and moviemaker. As quoted in People magazine, pp. 67-68 (May 31, 1993).