Imagination, industry, and intelligence - "the three I s" - are all indispensable to the actress, but of these three the greatest is, without doubt, imagination.

We may give advice, but not the sense to use it.

Debate is the death of conversation.

Still people are dangerous.

Nothing is as difficult as to achieve results in this world if one is filled full of great tolerance and the milk of human kindness. The person who achieves must generally be a one-idea individual, concentrated entirely on that one idea, and ruthless in his aspect toward other men and other ideas.

Business is more exciting than any game.

Aging seems to be the only available way to live a long life.

What I'm looking for is a blessing that's not in disguise.

Everyone is a bore to someone. That is unimportant. The things to avoid is being a bore to oneself.