Brought up to respect the conventions, love had to end in marriage. I'm afraid it did.
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The only reason anyone goes to Broadway is because they can't get work in the movies.
I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.
I've always liked men better than women.
Basically, I believe the world is a jungle, and if it's not a bit of a jungle in the home, a child cannot possibly be fit to enter the outside world.
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.
Old age is no place for sissies.
I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.
I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.
Men become much more attractive when they start looking older. But it doesn't do much for women, though we do have an advantage: make-up.
Hope is a very unruly emotion.
The control of information is something the elite always does, particularly in a despotic form of government. Information, knowledge, is power. If you can control information, you can control people.
Men should not try to overstrain their goodness more than any other faculty.
Over the years the political establishment has frowned if a mainstream politician mentions marriage.
Every beautiful eye has a hidden cry.
Obama has seen to the passage of the most radical legislation in recent American history and so-called 'progressives' should be thanking him for it - even as many of the rest of us rear in horror from its implications.
Miracles, in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain, surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories.
My goal is to get everybody in America to do their family tree.