87+ Best Barbie Quotes: Exclusive Selection

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Famous Barbie Quotes

I remember when John Lasseter called me back in the late 1990s to personally invite me to come be the voice of Barbie in ‘Toy Story 2.’ — Jodi Benson

And I call Saks Fifth Ave-y home. That is where a real bad Barbie roam. — Nicki Minaj

The girls we spoke to see Barbie torture as a legitimate play activity, and see the torture as a ‘cool’ activity. The types of mutilation are varied and creative, and range from removing the hair to decapitation, burning, breaking and even micro-waving. — Agnes Nairn

I’m the Barbie, keep alotta plastic. Little pink stars, put em on my jacket. — Nicki Minaj

The staggering number (for Mattel) was that U.S. Barbie dipped 30 percent. It’s hard to say when people decide to throw in the towel, but obviously some folks have thrown in the towel. — Margaret Whitfield

I was always the freaky Asian girl who drew these weird-looking Barbie dolls in class. — Yaya Han

I had a confusing relationship with my Barbies, but I love trolls. I tortured my Barbies. — Anna Kendrick

I became Vulnerability TED, like an action figure – like Ninja Barbie, but I’m Vulnerability TED. — Brene Brown

Barbie is the most fashionable girl on the planet. So, of course, she appreciates the new look Ken is sporting. But we’ll have to stay tuned to see whether these two will get back together. — Lauren Dougherty

We have about 16 stand-alone stores in Japan selling the Barbie clothes that are geared towards adults and we hope to expand to 20 stores by the end of the year. — Richard Dickson

Silena appeared out of the woods, her sword drawn. Her Aphrodite armour was pink and red, colour coordinated to match her clothes and makeup. She looked like Guerilla Warfare Barbie. — Rick Riordan

Part of the magic of looking at Barbie is how she smiles at girls from her box on the shelf. And when our little girls open up that package, they want her to be in pristine condition, with neat hair and clothes all in check. — Lauren Dougherty

The first design I created was a circular skirt for my Barbie when I was 7. — Karen Walker

I am so saddened and grossed out by young women who look like creepy, old aliens because of their new Barbie noses and lips. Is that a smile or a grimace? — Olivia Wilde

I have this fear of coming across as a Barbie doll who got lucky. Style is a big part of who I am, but it’s not who I am. Ya know? — Debi Mazar

When Ruth Handler introduced Barbie in 1959, she didn’t want any story attached to the doll whatsoever, because she wanted the girls to create it all out of their imaginations. Today, girls interact with story in a different way. They’re used to watching television shows, they’re used to having characters brought to life for them in dramatic ways. — Chris Byrne

A lot of people in the investment community are very pessimistic about Barbie for the holiday season. — Bob Goldsborough

For years, Katie has had a fascination with Beetles, especially the newer versions that came out several years ago. She has a Barbie Volkswagen Bug and even one for her dollhouse collection. She can spot the car wherever we go. — Lisa Engwell

Barbie always represented the fact that a woman has choices. — Ruth Handler

I played with Barbies but I used to decapitate them. I used to take their heads off then dye their hair and do weird things. — Megan Fox

TV tends to look for the living equivalents of squeaky-clean Kens and Barbies, but with my dial I’m more like Ken’s dirty old uncle. — John C. McGinley

If Barbie is so popular, why do you have to buy her friends? — Steven Wright

I stay close to my roots and my family. I never want to forget any part of it. I’m still just a hillbilly at heart, thus a Backwoods Barbie. — Dolly Parton

The biggest beneficiary of all this is the United States. Look, a Barbie doll costs $20 but China only gets about 35 cents of that. — Dong Tao

What makes you different, makes you dangerous. — Veronica Roth

Emily Procter getting pregnant changed the show for me. I got so much more involved, which was so much fun! Now I feel like an action figure Barbie. — Eva LaRue

I am not interested in being a Barbie doll and turning myself into a sausage for the next 20 years. I want to follow actresses like Helen Mirren and Judi Dench who have lines on their faces and aren’t afraid of playing their age. — Kim Cattrall

Now all the bums is wondering where I be’s at -if you ain’t a barbie it’s none of your freaking beeswax!!! — Nicki Minaj

Barbie has a special relationship with women. It takes them back to being a little girl and fantasizing about what they’re going to be in the future. — Richard Foreman

I wasn’t Barbie-obsessed. I think my mother might have been my Barbie. — Michael Kors

Third quarter results are disappointing as sales increases in much of our portfolio were offset by declines in the Barbie brand, — Robert Eckert

Nudge: I look like prep school Barbie. (looks at Max) Actually, you look like prep school Barbie. I’m just Barbie’s friend. — James Patterson

It is time for Barbie to retire. I mean, even Michael Jordan retired. — Isaac Larian

I’ll never be like a Barbie girl, that’s for sure. — Victoria Azarenka

If you look at the business historically, it’s been really cyclical. There have been these major events in her life when she’s been redefined — the early 70s, the early 80s and the late 90s. The struggle is to keep Barbie relevant to today’s girls. I think they are working on that but I think its going to be a while before it pays off. — Chris Byrne

I was big time into Barbie. — Jennifer Sky

You don’t want a situation where you have to prove that you had a $10,000 Barbie doll collection after it’s destroyed. — Jeanne Salvatore

The very first job I did, a Barbie commercial when I was eight or nine, that was like ‘Oh my God.’ Because when you’re watching things on TV, you think it’s like a fantasy. But then to actually do it and then see yourself, it’s like ‘Oh my God.’ — Bianca Lawson

Barbie continues to be the champ of toys. Mattel has been able to spin gold out of the franchise. — Jill Krutick

Twenty is a good number, … That way you can be creative, cut their hair off, have Barbie parties. I got them free, so I had 75. — Jennifer Hewitt

Barbie is the tail that wags the dog. If little girls aren’t captivated by Barbie anymore, I don’t know what happens. — Bob Goldsborough

Ken has gone through this transformation to show Barbie that he is a changed man. He’s more than arm candy. He’s spent time exploring the world and himself, so his look reflects that time spent on his own. — Phillip Bloch

Mattel is a show-me story. We’re not going to see any Barbie turnaround this year, but investors will try to get ahead of the story and anticipate whether Friedman has really done something that dramatically repositions the brand. — Bob Goldsborough

Stand-up was like being on a Barbie townhouse stage. — Mario Cantone

Although execution remains solid, sales trends continue (to be) soft and key product initiatives have not played out during the last 12 months. We do not see material changes to the Barbie product line in calendar year 2006 and would not bet on a turnaround in calendar year 2007 just yet. — Tony Gikas

I grew up with six brothers, and I’m from Chicago, so princesses and Barbie dolls were not around the house. It was more like sports and comic books, so getting to work for Marvel is like my version of being able to be a princess. — Chloe Bennet

There are only two things you can do when you’re dressed like Barbie Does Bondage; you can be embarrassed or you can be aggressive. Guess what my choice was. — Laurell K. Hamilton

The wherewithal of this company is to make sure that there isn’t a person on the planet that doesn’t know that Barbie and Polly Pocket are coming to DVD. That hasn’t been there before. — Craig Kornblau

I think Barbie is in another transitional period. — Chris Byrne

I’m just a Ragetty Anne in a Barbie Doll World — Shelley Winters

I thought the Barbie doll would always be successful. — Ruth Handler

Pulling heads off Barbies, sticking them on the TV antenna and ruining the reception. But thats how witch babies are. — Francesca Lia Block

Ever since I was a little girl, I loved to make things. I always made dresses for my Barbie dolls. When I was 13, I designed my Bat Mitzvah dress. — Stacey Bendet

They’re certainly on the list of the top five brands in the toy industry, up in the ranks with a Barbie or Monopoly. — Hayley Kissel

You always have to take care of the sisters first, so my dad would buy Barbies and stuff and I wouldn’t get anything. So I don’t want any other kid to feel like that. — Shaquille O’Neal

I was never tomboyish. I loved Barbies. It’s just the way I grew up. — Poppy Montgomery

Barbie’s one of those fads whose popularity makes you lose all faith in the human race. — Connie Willis

I was into Barbie and designer jeans. — Carson Kressley

I think, for a long time, people just did not know what to do with me. I looked like a Barbie doll, and then I had this voice like I spend my life in a bar, and I said things that were alarming and had ideas that didn’t make sense. — Sharon Stone

In real life these women experienced different sides of the same sexism coin. People who didn’t like Hillary called her a ballbuster. People who didn’t like Sarah called her Caribou Barbie. People attempted to marginalize these women based on their gender. — Tina Fey

I used to be obsessed with Pearl Jam, but I love having pink hair and kind of looking like a Barbie. — Ellie Goulding

Things come and go, but the Ant Farm is very much like Barbie or G.I. Joe or Hot Wheels that have managed to survive. The novelty was creating a whole world that you can see. — Chris Byrne

I’m definitely attracted to other Australians; I have a laid-back attitude to life that I feel is very Australian; I love a good barbie. — Isla Fisher

I didn’t like Barbie dolls, so I used to have this overactive imagination, and I used to pretend to be all these different things. My weird childhood fetishes seem to have come to life now as an actor. — Sonam Kapoor

I’m not barbie, and im alright with that. — Pink

CG can do anything, but it can’t do everything well. What it naturally can do is special effects. But using stop-motion comes from our desire to do handmade stuff. There are always going to be kids who get out whatever it might be – clay, bits of wire, Barbie dolls, Legos. They want to tell little stories. — Henry Selick

Wait, so @ToysRUs pulled all of the Breaking Bad figures from their shelves and still sells Barbie? Hmmmm…I wonder what is more damaging? — Aaron Paul

I didn’t want to be a Barbie doll. I didn’t want to be a passive entertainer. It wasn’t how I wanted to present myself. — Annie Lennox

Yeah my money’s so tall that my Barbie’s gotta climb it — Nicki Minaj

Ella was vapid and worthless at least nine-tenths of the time, but when she got really mad, her face became sharp and purposeful. Almost vicious. Like if Barbie were suddenly possessed by Atilla the Hun. — Francine Pascal

They probably do have an Asian Barbie. — Iris Chang

The next time Barbie played they had towels ready to hold around her. — Bud Collins

World events may help the success of new patriotic products like Rescue Heroes from Fisher-Price. Yet retailers still see evergreen brands such as Mattel’s Barbie and traditional LEGO leading the way off store shelves in the next few months. — Sean McGowan

You might expect little girls to love their Barbie and expect an imaginary love in return. Instead girls feel violence and hatred towards their Barbie. — Agnes Nairn

I can’t do Los Angeles. I’ve always been the anti-Barbie. I don’t want to be in a place where almost every woman walks around with puffy lips, little noses and breasts large enough to nourish a small country. — Vera Farmiga

Barbie is my role modle. She might not do anything, but she looks good doing it. — Paris Hilton

I was the original voice of Mattels Barbie for an 80s claymation workout video. — Jodi Benson

It will be a limited debut of the line with a few select pieces. The heritage of the Barbie brand in the United States is very sensitive and whatever we do with it, we want to do it right. We want to reposition the Barbie brand as a fashion icon and not just as a kitsch concept. — Richard Dickson

Look at you! You look like Rangeman Barbie. You got a gun and everything. -Lula — Janet Evanovich

I look a little bit like Barbie and talk a little bit like Ken. It’s easier for me to sit in the middle of the boys’ club than to be surrounded by people concerned about getting their hair and nails done. — Diane Farr

The split with Ken was a great publicity gimmick. It brought Barbie lots of attention. The attempt is to reposition Barbie as a single, independent woman and to make her attractive to an older demographic, — Jim Silver

I grew up in the Alps and France, and Barbie was my first exposure to the American woman. For me she was blonde, she was free and she was fun. — Catherine Malandrino

We Barbie dolls are not supposed to behave the way I do. — Benjamin Jowett

Barbie ruined my life! It’s a really bad image for women. For a long time I thought I was deformed – because my heels didn’t touch the ground. I was walking around on tiptoes. What’s up with that? I think that it’s a bad thing for a woman to try to emulate. — Rita Rudner

If I could have a Barbie body, which has no cellulite, I totally would. I would like to have a flatter stomach, but that won’t happen either. That is never going to happen. No matter how much weight I lose, my stomach, below the belly button, always pooches out. — Holly Madison

Girls don’t want Barbie dolls – they want Ken. — Mark Vortice

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