Listening is more than just a very rewarding habit. After awhile you discover what a world of information you can gain from hearing what others say, and If you're interested, you're interesting. All the most popular people are good listeners.
As soon as I get home from a day of work, I bathe, brush my hair, put on fresh makeup, and slip into a hostess gown.
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.
What you don't know intrigues you more than what you do know. I believed all those love stories-the hero was the hero-because that's what I grew up with. I loved the romance and the roses, but when it came to a more realistic life, I would back away.
I was not quite 4 when Mamma moved all of us and all our worldly goods to Hollywood.
Unless some misfortune has made it impossible, everyone can have good posture.
No one is ever too old, too rich, too poor, to pray.
Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.
Love isn't something you find. Love is something that finds you.
It's so important to look relaxed.
In silence - and in self-defense - I figured things out in my own little way.
In 1949 there was a new thing called Television, to which my agency and advisers opposed as a performance medium.
If you want a place in the sun, you have to expect a few blisters.
I'd lived by quotations, practically all my life.
I was as impatient about finding my dream man as I was about everything else I wanted.
I was a very wanting child.
I don't yearn to be a child again.
I do not hold with those who think it is all right to do whatever you want so long as it doesn't hurt anyone. Who's to be the judge of that
I believe in the Golden Rule. I believe in practicing it.
Gratitude isn't a burdening emotion.
Everything worthwhile, everything of any value, has its price. Everything anyone has ever wanted has come neatly wrapped up in its penalties.
A face is like the outside of a house, and most faces, like most houses, give us an idea of what we can expect to find inside.
Success can't be forced.
I think making mistakes is as inevitable as receiving disappointments.
Glamour is something you can't bear to be without once you're used to it.