When I started out I didn’t have any desire to be an actress or to learn how to act. I just wanted to be famous.
We are taught you must blame your father your sisters your brothers the school the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.
My greatest strength is common sense. I’m really a standard brand – like Campbell’s tomato soup or Baker’s chocolate.
Life is hard. After all it kills you.
Life is to be lived. If you have to support yourself you had bloody well better find some way that is going to be interesting. And you don’t do that by sitting around.
It’s a business you go into because your an egocentric. It’s a very embarrassing profession.
I think most of the people involved in any art always secretly wonder whether they are really there because they’re good or there because they’re lucky.
I never realized until lately that women were supposed to be the inferior sex.
Dressing up is a bore. At a certain age you decorate yourself to attract the opposite sex and at a certain age I did that. But I’m past that age.
Death will be a great relief. No more interviews.