When I'm good, I'm very good. But when I'm bad I'm better.
Quote by Mae West
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Mae West Quotes
Too much of a good thing can be taxing.
Love isn't an emotion or an instinct - it's an art.
A hard man is good to find.
Personality is the most important thing to an actress's success.
Ten men waiting for me at the door? Send one of them home, I'm tired.
A man can be short and dumpy and getting bald but if he has fire, women will like him.
Look your best - who said love is blind?
It's not the men in my life that count, it's the life in my men.
She's the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong.
I used to be Snow White, but I drifted.
The winner's edge is not in a gifted birth, a high IQ, or in talent. The winner's edge is all in the attitude, not aptitude. Attitude is the criterion for success.
Someday perhaps change will occur when times are ready for it instead of always when it is too late. Someday change will be accepted as life itself.
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can let alone.
It was very clear to me in 1965, in Mississippi, that, as a lawyer, I could get people into schools, desegregate the schools, but if they were kicked off the plantations - and if they didn't have food, didn't have jobs, didn't have health care, didn't have the means to exercise those civil rights, we were not going to have success.
Really I don't like human nature unless all candied over with art.
It's not just the 'Grammys' that I've pulled out of. I also pulled out of the English awards as well. The reason that I wanted to pull out was because I believe very much that the music industry as a whole is mainly concerned with material success.
When I was playing before I retired, I never really understood the appreciation and the respect that people gave me. People had treated me like a god or something, and that was very embarrassing.
I love acting. It's my playground, it let's me explore. But my happiness in this world - my level of peace - is never going to be dictated by acting.
Sometimes I make very selfish choices like I did 'Once Upon A Time' for my inner 8-year-old and my hypothetical future child. I've done some movies because I would regret them if I didn't, but other projects I've done because they've scared me or if I felt I needed to do a big romantic comedy to help me professionally.
Solitude is better than the society of evil persons.