Quotes by Ivanka Trump

My real name is actually Ivana.
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Everything about mediocrity kills me.
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I hate having people sit in on meetings.
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I'm not a clone, and I'm not a minion.
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I spearhead interior design for all Trump projects.
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Our brand Ivanka Trump is committed to celebrating women.
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I think my mom threatened to put me up for adoption a few times.
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I always envisioned myself having a traditional and elegant wedding.
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I think it is bad luck to put shoes on a table or walk under ladders.
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I like very strong guys. Successful guys. Not necessarily financially.
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I'm a closet 'Real Housewives' fan. Any season, any year.
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The way in which you carry yourself, even when seated at a desk, matters.
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The harder you work, the luckier you get. I'm a big believer in that.
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The Trump World Tower was home growing up, and it's where my office is.
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There are enough stories about my family. We have all been in the public eye.
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If people think I'm just the boss's daughter, they're deceived.
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I visited 20 countries while I was pregnant. I had to stop after my seventh month.
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Life is a marathon, not a sprint. It's about taking a bigger-picture approach.
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I think it's the human condition to be frequently embarrassed by your parents.
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Modeling was not an endgame for me. I didn't particularly enjoy the act of it.
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If people think they can elicit from me whatever terms they want, they are mistaken.
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I typically wake up at 5:30, and that's my time. I read newspapers, have coffee.
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I really find that with Judaism, it creates an amazing blueprint for family connectivity.
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Just go out and do things, and those things that continue to spark an interest, do more of.
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Me and my peers, we're working really hard at being moms and sisters and professionals.
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For my first fragrance, I wanted to capture the essence of a woman's strength and beauty.
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My mom grew up in the Soviet Bloc, and she was a Tiger Mom. We didn't get away with much.
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People ask me, do I ever disagree with my father? It would be a little strange if I didn't.
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I used to spend summers in the Czech Republic with my grandmother. I'd watch Czech cartoons.
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Real estate is my life. It is my day job, if you will. But it consumes my nights and weekends, too.
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I always prefer to speak face-to-face, typically in my own office, where I'm most comfortable.
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My father is the opposite of politically correct. He says what he means, and he means what he says.
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I love making vegetable, pea, and broccoli soups. They're pure, low-calorie, and incredibly tasty.
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You really don't need to study how to change a diaper. As a new mom, you learn pretty darn quickly!
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I auditioned for the part of Cosette in 'Les Miserables' on Broadway. It didn't work out.
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I hope my children just grow up happy and pursue their dreams. I mean, that's all I can ask of them.
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My husband's idea of a date night somehow always involves me looking at one of his development sites.
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Having toddlers always means that there's a fair amount of chaos at home, but that's part of the fun.
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Quality for me is key, and this stands true in every facet of my business from real estate, hotels, and fashion.
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I don't own a blow-dryer - I don't know how to use it. Most mornings, I walk to work with my hair wet.
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I wanted to be a businesswoman from as early as I can remember, and specifically, my real passion was real estate.
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I've fallen in love with Waikiki; the beach, the climate, the people, and the hotel - it really is a paradise.
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In Donald Trump, you have a candidate who knows the difference between wanting something done and making it happen.
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I have the good fortune of working with two brothers who are very accomplished, incredibly smart, and very capable.
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Cardigans. I stock up on them - I own tons. They go great over dresses and help them transition from season to season.
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The presidency of the United States is an incredible thing. You have an ability to effectuate change at the highest level.
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I want my children to see me first every morning, so I wake up at 5 and make sure to shower and exercise before they get up.
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Go for a walk through Central Park and stop at the Met. It's the best way to get a feel for what makes New York so special.
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My brothers and I early on said to one another that, as a collective, we could do far more than any of us could do individually.
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Honestly, I have a tendency to date dorks. Which means that a lot of times, I date guys that no one else would deem to be a hunk.
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Nobody says 'a working man,' but they say, 'a working woman.' And there is still a strange connotation to that.
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I'm always running up and down buildings or around 800-acre properties for work - you can't do that in heels or flip-flops!
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I obviously have a great love and appreciation of jewelry, thanks to my mother, much to the dismay of both my father and my boyfriends.
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I find that often, room service menus are highly condensed. They tend to be a little bit fast food-oriented, even at the finest hotels.
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I'm a big believer in creating family traditions. Every Tuesday morning, I make a proper eggs breakfast, and we all sit down and eat.
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BLT Prime at Trump National Doral is essential after a long day on the golf course. The popover bread alone is enough to keep me coming back!
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When I was in my 20s, I felt guilty if I didn't exercise - now I feel guilty if I do. It's time I could be spending with my family.
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When I was little, I'd pick flowers wherever I traveled with my mom, then dry them, cover them with resin, and turn them into paperweights.
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Pessimists are toxic. I love optimists - and by that, I don't mean people who are unable to see challenges. Optimists are solution-oriented.
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My father values talent. He is colorblind and gender neutral. When Donald Trump is in charge, all that counts is ability, excellence, and effort.
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There have always been men of all background and ethnicities on my father's job sites. And long before it was commonplace, you also saw women.
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I consider myself incredibly fortunate to be a woman working in America. It looks very different to be a working woman in other places in the world.
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I'm not going to advocate for a female leader who I'm voting for solely on the basis of gender. And I think a lot of people feel that way.
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My mother taught me to appreciate a good drugstore beauty aisle. I regularly use Aquaphor, Chap Stick, Purpose Face Soap, and Aveeno body moisturizer.
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If you ask me, there's nothing more incredible than a woman who's in charge of her own destiny - and working daily to make her dreams a reality.
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When you are in the public eye, it is really counterproductive to think about how you're viewed in the eyes of others. You just have to be who you are.
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I had very busy parents, but I really appreciated having a set of traditions during my own childhood, like consistently celebrating holidays at the same place.
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When I was younger, I was more self-conscious about living up to or surpassing the expectations of others. But as you get older, you start to build confidence.
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From a productivity perspective, prioritization is key. And it's very easy to focus on clearing the decks of minutia, especially when one's very busy.
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Divorce is never a nice thing, but it's very easy to take family for granted, and when there's a divorce, you don't take things for granted so much.
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My father values talent. He recognizes real knowledge and skill when he finds it. He is color blind and gender neutral. He hires the best person for the job, period.
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The country's top chefs, designers, media personalities and businesses are part of this dynamic city. We know that Chicagoans are used to the highest standards.
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I listen to music - Lady Gaga, Kanye, Jay-Z, the Beatles, Robert Plant - while I'm walking down Fifth Avenue to my office in the Trump Tower early each morning.
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I made a specific choice not to call my collection Ivanka. There's so much value in the Trump name. And there's such a deep connection to luxury and success.
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As president, my father will take on the bold and worthy fights. He will be unafraid to set lofty goals, and he will be relentless in his determination to achieve them.
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I get bored easily, so in general, I tend to mix up my workouts. I exercise in the gym with a trainer once a week when I'm in town, and I love yoga, golf and tennis.
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I don't think you are truly successful unless you are a happy person and are happy with your life. I know many people who are professionally successful but miserable.
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A timeless piece of jewelry, like pearls or stud earrings, has lasting value. I bought a vintage ring for $600 with my first paycheck; I plan to pass it down to my daughter.
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I don't plan to take a formal, cold approach with my children, but I expect a lot. I don't want my children to view me as their best friend. I want to be their mom.
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I don't have a problem if somebody who has never met me wants to say that I wouldn't be where I was today without my family because you know what? They may be right.
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I generally wake up, exercise and read through a huge amount of newspapers. I get to the office somewhere between 7:30 and 8:00 - my brothers and I are always the first ones in.
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My mornings are really about being with my children, so I tend to lay out my outfit the night before when my children are asleep so I can have a quick turnaround time in the morning.
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My father not only has the strength and ability necessary to be our next president, but also the kindness and compassion that will enable him to be the leader that this country needs.
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My father is definitely not the kind of guy who'd place his children in key roles within his organization if he didn't think we could surpass the expectations he had for us.
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I don't have a sweet tooth, normally; I'm a salty-savory girl. But when I'm pregnant, almost as a ritual, at 4 o'clock, I'll have cookies-and-cream ice cream!
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Passion is something that's hard to discover purely through introspection. You have to have experiences - you have to learn real-time and through experiences what makes you tick.
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I tried a juice cleanse, and it was a total disaster. For the eight hours that I lasted, I felt like I was on the brink of starvation. For me, it's about making the right choices.
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In my role as executive vice president of development and acquisitions for the Trump Organization and founder and CEO of my own lifestyle brand, I've had a lot of practice negotiating.
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I have a tough skin and enough confidence not to worry too much about being underestimated because of my last name, my relative youth, or my modeling background. It comes with the territory.
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I remember, growing up, my mother had a work wardrobe. It was this very compartmentalized area of her closet. It was suits, but she would never wear those suits out on a date with my father!
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The more natural or eco-based products you can introduce into your beauty regimen, the more beneficial it is for your skin. It's similar to introducing organic food into your daily diet.
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Mis-hiring is a huge mistake. It's a tremendous opportunity cost throwing the position to the wrong person. It's often something that isn't rectified for a long period of time.
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I'm a daughter, not a clone. So, of course, daughters often disagree with things their fathers say. But I share my viewpoints with him privately, not publicly. I'm not the candidate.
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To people all over America, I say, when you have my father in your corner, you will never again have to worry about being let down. He will fight for you all the time, all the way, every time.
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I spend a lot of time building teams at both businesses - both The Trump Organization and my own - and thinking about who to hire to supplement the team and allow us to best achieve our goals.
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A Trump presidency will turn the economy around and restore the great American tradition of giving each new generation hope for brighter opportunities than those of the generation that came before.
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You can be born into privilege, or you can not be born into privilege. You can be born into the opposite extreme and into poverty. I think from there on, though, you really do have to make your luck.
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My diet has definitely become greener; however, I am a big proponent of everything in moderation. I enjoy having a farm-to-table dinner, as well as indulging in a special, decadent treat on occasion.
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I think my dad is highly gender-neutral. If he doesn't like someone, he'll articulate that, and I think it's also part of what resonates about him. He'll say what he's thinking.
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When I bid out our construction projects, I call contractors personally to close the deal and get the best price or enhance the scope of their deliverable. You don't get what you don't ask for.
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I have always admired women that have a strong sense of self, complemented by femininity. I especially appreciate the presence of these women in traditionally male-dominated industries, such as real estate.
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Since my family owns the Trump National Doral, I spend a lot of time on the course. Trump Doral's Golf Shop is the largest pro shop in the country and carries limited-edition pieces and exclusive brands.
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Instagram is my favorite! It's interactive and a fun way to stay connected to my friends, family and fans. I love posting photos from family trips, property visits, previews of my collections, everything!
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Love what you do. There's always going to be someone else who's smarter than you, but there's no substitute for passion. People who are passionate always work the hardest, and that sets them apart.
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My husband and I work to keep our weekends pretty unscheduled, which leaves room for spontaneity. I love low-key mornings at home, making breakfast with my kids, snuggling together in bed, and reading the papers.
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I've had friends of mine hire people that I know well or that have worked for me, and I haven't gotten the call to do a reference check. That's almost the most basic thing one can do to assess them.
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While I tend to favor styles that are glamorous, old Hollywood by night and very sleek and tailored during the day, I'm mindful of the fact that I'm 27 years old and try not to make that feel dowdy or old.
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