Judy Sheindlin

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Quotes (15)

  • Judge Judy: You're an idiot!

  • Judge Judy: Any law that prescribes that people must live together if the marriage is broken is wrong.

  • Judge Judy: I see way too many ladies out there that are buying the supposed affections of low-lifes that have it for sale. But all I can do is tell the ladies to 'wake up!' and drop the silly act.

  • Judge Judy: I suppose that Byrd and I will keep doing this dance on television as long as the viewers want to watch. I enjoy what I do, when I do it, and how it gets done.

  • Judge Judy: I get a kick out of these comedians that make fun of me; it makes Jerry and I laugh. Some of them are really dead-on, and that scares me.

  • Judge Judy: I make the litigants look at me, because the first sign of a liar is avoidance. I want to make certain that I am reading the right expressions, hearing the correct verbage, and making note of the tone that all who appear before me use. I take all of it into consideration in determining a character.

  • Judge Judy: I am very pleased with the way that life has turned out. I never would have imagined so many riches, coming out of the career that I have chosen. Now, when I say riches, I do mean monetarily, because it is a hard road to travel at times, 'judging'.

  • Judge Judy: When you get to be MY age, things fall under different priorities. Believe me when I say that what used to be the most important thing in the world, does not even matter anymore. Time passes, priorities shift, and people change.

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Trivia (32)

  • In 2013, Judy won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program in her work on Judge Judy.

  • Judge Judy resides in Palm Beach, Florida.

  • Judge Judy is an advocate for allowing one-party and no-fault divorces. She recently appeared at a New York City forum entitled, "The Need for No-Fault Divorce."

  • Judge Judy owns a 190 foot yacht named "Her Honor".

  • Judge Judy is ranked #13 on Forbes.com's 2007 list of 'The Richest 20 Women in Entertainment'.

  • Judge Judy donated a day on the set of her television show and lunch with herself after a taping to an auction for the children's charity 'Children at Heart'.

  • Judge Judy is the best-selling author of four books: Don't Pee on My Leg and Tell Me It's Raining; Win or Lose by How You Choose; Keep It Simple, Stupid; and Beauty Fades, Dumb is Forever.

  • Judge Judy graduated after only 3 1/2 years of high school, at age 17. She went on to graduate in 1963 from American University in Washington, D.C. Judy received her law degree after graduating first in her class from New York Law School in 1965.

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