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Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

Here are some valuable life lessons from the female pioneer in comedy.
Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.
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While she could get you rolling on the floor laughing, comedian, actress and TV personality ’ talents went far beyond show biz. From The Joan Rivers Show to Fashion Police, she was the host of a number of talk shows and in fact, the first woman to host a late night network , The Late Night With Joan Rivers. She was also the author of 12 best-seller books.

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Of course her talents didn’t go unnoticed, Rivers received a number of honorable awards including a , an Emmy and a Tony, and was the winner of the Apprentice in 2009. And on top of her spunky and out-there personality, it was her drive, confidence and that eventually led her to success.

Unfortunately on Sept. 4, 2014, the world lost one of the funniest comedians of all-time, however her legacy lives on.

Here are eight Joan Rivers quotes on mindset, success, opportunity and more.

Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On mindset

On mindset

"I enjoy life when things are happening. I don't care if it's good things or bad things. That means you're alive. Things are happening." --

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Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On success

On success

"I succeeded by saying what everyone else is thinking." --

Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On opportunity

On opportunity

"I was smart enough to go through any door that opened." --

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Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On motivation

On motivation

“I have become my own version of an optimist. If I can't make it through one door, I'll go through another door or I'll make a door. Something terrific will come no matter how dark the present.” --

Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On happiness

On happiness

“Life is very tough. If you don’t laugh, it’s tough.” --

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Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On passion

On passion

"Don’t worry about the money. Love the process.” --

Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On leadership

On leadership

"I have no methods. All I do is accept people as they are." --

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Need a Laugh? Here Are 8 Joan Rivers Quotes About Passion, Happiness and Mindset.

On resilience

On resilience

“A lot of downs. A lot of ups. I'm still standing.” --

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