You must always have great, secret, big fat hopes for yourself in love and in life. The bigger, the better.
Gloria Vanderbilt (b. February 20, 1924) is an American artist, author, actress, heiress and socialite, noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. Truman Capote was said to have modeled the character of Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany's on her.
Eleanora Sears was one of the great eccentrics amongst the Boston Brahmins. She is on the right with her friend Cathleen Vanderbilt. Cathleen was married at the time to Reginald Vanderbilt, father of Gloria, and grandfather of Anderson Cooper. 1910.