Of course it was Mamma who both stopped my career and crystallized my determination to resume it.
Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.
I'd thought of myself as a great big motion picture star from the time I was 6.
Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.
A woman who's that sold on personal comfort is bound to be sloppy, too, in her personal relationships.
A face that is really lovely in repose can fall apart if, when its owner stars to talk, she distorts every feature.
There is no personal achievement in being born beautiful.
Fashion should not be expected to serve in the stead of courage or character.
If you have enthusiasm, you have a very dynamic, effective companion to travel with you on the road to Somewhere.
I don't yearn to be a child again.
I couldn't bear it if anyone knew I had hardly any self-confidence at all.
A pleasant voice, which has to include clear enunciation, is not only attractive to those who hear it... its appeal is permanent.
I believe you have to nurture your conscience.
Your hands, your eyes, your voice, your thoughts are your servants.
A charming woman... doesn't follow the crowd. She is herself.
Glamour is something no woman can be born with. It's not a gift at all. It's more of a concoction than anything else.
I was a very wanting child.
The split second she ceases to care is the only time a woman ceases to be attractive.
Wearing the correct dress for any occasion is a matter of good manners.
Everything worthwhile, everything of any value, has its price. Everything anyone has ever wanted has come neatly wrapped up in its penalties.
I think teenage impatience is just plain human nature I think every generation has to cope with different circumstances, different problems. But it's the world that's changed. Human nature hasn't.
I believe in the efficacy of prayer and I have a deep and sorrowful sympathy for one who is without faith. I believe our Father answers every prayer-all prayers-with His matchless, inscrutable wisdom, with infinite compassion and with love.
I've always been scared to death of pain - afraid, even, to think of it.
I know elderly people who have so lived in their long lives. Today, they find great pleasure in each and every day.
Neither sheep nor mavericks will ever get to the head of the class. Ignorance is forgivable, unorthodoxy is tolerated. Bad taste and expulsion are synonymous.
I learned you have to fight for yourself in the picture business.
Certainly tears are given to us to use. Like all good gifts, they should be used properly.
I'm grateful to God for His bountiful gifts... He gave me courage and faith in myself.
Success can't be forced.
As an actress, emotions are my business, my stock-in-trade. As such, I've dealt with them nearly all my life.
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