The Barbra Streisand Guide To Winning At Life

“DON’T tell me not to live, just sit and putter!”

1. Call people out on their lack of attention to detail.

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2. Network with everybody, especially your role models.

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3. But don’t be hesitant to stand and shine in the spotlight on your own.

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4. Have a good work ethic.

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You’ll find when you’re organized and do a lot of good work, you become the supreme ruler of the world. Just like Babs.

5. Star in a movie with Robert Redford. Because obviously.

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6. Don’t let people bring you down.

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Take their negativity and prove just how amazing you are.

7. Release your inner quirkiness.

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8. Take a risk, even if it’s not the most popular thing to do.

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9. Ignore pressures around traditional gender norms.

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10. Don’t let anybody tell you you can’t achieve your goals.

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11. Date someone younger. It can be fun and exciting.

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In the early ’90s, Babs dated tennis player Andre Agassi who is 28 years her junior. #GetItBabs

12. Dare to be different and embrace your unique style.

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13. Try out multiple professions. You’ll find that happiness exists in a job you never initially wanted.

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14. Practice makes perfect.

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15. Eat like a champ.

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Diets are for suckers.

16. Vocalize your opinions. They can change the world.

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17. Always keep your eye on the prize. Don’t lose your determination.

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18. Break out of your comfort zone. It can be wonderfully liberating.

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19. Embrace your natural beauty.

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Refuse to get that nose job, or any plastic surgery society heavily suggests to you.

20. And don’t let your age limit your desires.

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19? 32? 65? LET’S RECORD THAT ALBUM AND SELL OUT CONCERTS.

21. Surround yourself with good friends.

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22. Most importantly, let loose and have fun.

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Here’s to a Barbra Streisand-level of success.

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