The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he’s dead.
Technicolor makes me look like death warmed over.
There may be a heaven, but if Joan Crawford is there, I’m not going.
At 50, I thought proudly: Here we are, half century! Being 60 was fairly frightening. You want to know how I spent my 70th birthday? I put on a completely black face, a fuzzy black Afro wig, wore black clothes and hung a black wreath on my door.
I firmly believe, however, that if your children have never hated you, you have failed as a parent.
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.
Hollywood always wanted me to be pretty, but I fought for realism.
If everyone likes you, you’re not doing it right.
Acting should be bigger than life. Scripts should be bigger than life. It should all be bigger than life.
They say that in Hollywood one can’t be honest, but I think honesty counts in Hollywood just as much as it does anywhere else. I think it’s just too much trouble to be dishonest and keep up with yourself.
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.
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child.He needs guidance.If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.