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#1. Barbara [Stanwyck] and me in our only scene alone in Titanic. It wasn't much of a scene, but it sparked one of the most intense and rewarding relationships of my life. - Author: Robert Wagner
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#2. The boy's got a lot to learn and I've got a lot to teach. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#3. My only problem is finding a way to play my fortieth fallen female in a different way from my thirty-ninth. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#4. Egotism - usually just a case of mistaken nonentity. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#5. Without fear and illness, I could never have accomplished all I have - Author: Edvard Munch
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#6. It's perhaps not the future I would choose. I still think it's possible to make a success of both marriage and career even though I didn't. But it's not a bad future. And I'm not afraid of it. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#7. I went to Hollywood to test for Martha Ivers and I thought I was going to play the part that Van Heflin played.But they wanted me to play the part of Barbara Stanwyck's husband, so I played that. Then when I finished the movie, I went back to Broadway and did another flop. - Author: Kirk Douglas
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#8. It's weird, because American films in the 1930s and '40s, particularly melodramas, were made for woman, from Bette Davis to Joan Crawford to Barbara Stanwyck to Katherine Hepburn, and for some reason we've taken a step backward in this sense. - Author: James Gray
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#9. A definite purpose, backed by absolute faith, is a form of wisdom and wisdom in action produces positive results. - Author: Napoleon Hill
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#10. Manto had earlier been prosecuted in Lahore for obscenity, and one of the words alleged to have been obscene was, breasts - Author: Saadat Hasan Manto
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#11. The more you kick something that's dead, the worse it smells. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#12. Career is too pompous a word. It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to be paid for what I love doing. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#13. Unlike Confucius, Madison maintained that people have a limited capacity to control their passions themselves and act virtuously when their individual interests conflict with others. - Author: Patrick Mendis
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#14. Look on the bright side ... " David said.
I waited. Then he roared with laughter.
"What?"
"I can't think of anything."
"Asshole. - Author: Kimberly Sabatini
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#15. Barbara [Stanwyck] was the first woman I ever loved. - Author: Robert Wagner
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#16. Looking is an important part of Stanwyck's acting: many performers have beautiful eyes (for example, Henry Fonda), or use their eyes expressively (most remarkably, perhaps, Bette Davis), but few use them so attentively to observe and survey others and the world [as Stanwyck]. - Author: Andrew Klevan
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#17. Eyes are the greatest tool in film. Mr. Capra taught me that. Sure it's nice to say very good dialogue, if you can get it. But great movie acting - watch the eyes! - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#18. You want the story of my life?
Big ideas, small results. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#19. A star is only as good as her last picture. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#20. I took Miss Stanwyck home and had a great time listening to her dish the party and everyone there. We went in for a nightcap, and I ended up spending the night. We enjoyed each other's company to the fullest. - Author: Farley Granger
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#21. I would say she [Barbara Stanwyck] did her job as best she could; an honest day's work for an honest day's pay - and when it was over, it was over. - Author: Victoria Wilson
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#22. Where there's a will, there's a way. Yeah, better hope you get left tons of money. - Author: Kirn Hans
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#23. I'm now the Lord of the Brighton Manor. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#24. Attention embarrasses me. I don't like to be on display. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#25. I bought a gun safe with velvet shelves and a built-in dehumidifier to house the hundreds of original [Barbara] Stanwyck letters I amassed that I first kept in the lettuce crisper of a refrigerator in my basement. - Author: Victoria Wilson
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#26. [On Marilyn Monroe:] Her body has gone to her head. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#27. Back in the days of Barbara Stanwyck and Bette Davis, beauty wasn't the be-all and end-all it is today. - Author: Marcia Gay Harden
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#28. There is a point in portraying surface vulgarity where tragedy and comedy are very close. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#29. So grateful for the people who heard me when I was silent and saw me when I was invisible. - Author: Steve Maraboli
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#30. I'm a tough old broad from Brooklyn. I intend to go on acting until I'm ninety, and they won't need to paste my face with make-up. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#31. I'm a tough old broad from Brooklyn. Don't try to make me into something I'm not. If you want someone to tiptoe down the Barkley staircase in crinoline and politely ask where the cattle went, get another girl. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#32. Put me in the last fifteen minutes of a picture and I don't care what happened before. I don't even care if I was IN the rest of the damned thing - I'll take it in those fifteen minutes. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#33. I couldn't remember my name for weeks. I'd be at the theater and hear them calling 'Miss Stanwyck, Miss Stanwyck,' and I'd think 'Where is that dame? Why doesn't she answer? By crickie, it's me! - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#34. Barbara Stanwyck movies drove me nuts, like 'Ball of Fire' and 'Double Indemnity.' I used to go cuckoo when I would see those films. - Author: Richard LaGravenese
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#35. Sponsors obviously care more about a ninety-second commercial and want to pay you more than any guest star gets for a ninety-minute acting performance. - Author: Barbara Stanwyck
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#36. I took guitar lessons and recorded the song in New York. It was kind of a dream. I got to pretend I was a recording artist for a couple days. - Author: Kristen Wiig
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#37. Barbara Stanwyck, in particular, was peerless in everything from high and low comedy to drama to musicals to film noir. She never took a false step. - Author: Eve Golden
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#38. All writing is that structure of revelation. There's something you want to find out. If you know everything up front in the beginning, you really don't need to read further if there's nothing else to find out. - Author: Walter Mosley
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