All you have to do is say, 'I'm going home,' and you're the most popular girl at the party.
And why not do something new every day of your life? Change! Change!
Certain type of actresses get younger instead of older. I always say, 'Only ingenues age.'
Convent schools are breeding grounds for great broads and occasionally one-of-the-boys.
Everybody's just lovin' everybody else just too much for my money.
Fear is the base of what everybody does wrong in their lives.
I am not influenced by other human beings. But I am inspired.
I don't think there's any thrill in the world like doing work you're good at.
I find it easier to abstain than do a little bit of anything. I'm not a 'little bit' kind of dame. I want it all, whatever I do.
I never found anyone who could look after me as well as I could look after myself.
I tell the truth, and it has gotten me into a lot of trouble. My dad used to say to me, 'If you tell the truth all day long, you will end up in jail.'
I try to think of myself as an actress playing Elaine Stritch. That helps.
It gets tiring being a smartass.
Talent is seductive.
Talent is very dangerous. It alienates people.
This age thing is all up to you. It's like happiness is up to you. You just have to understand what it is before you get it.
You can't be funny unless you're tragic, and you can't be tragic unless you're funny.
You cannot tell an audience a lie. They know it before you do; before it's out of your mouth, they know it's a lie.
You never know what is happening to yourself when it is happening.
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