I dropped the script in the fireplace, called my agent and said, they can jail me, sue me, but I'm never acting again, unless I can do something worthwhile.
By : Piper Laurie
I remember everything, even the dates. But I don't want others to remember the details, just the image.
By : Gloria Grahame
The influx of women into paid work and her increased power raise a woman's aspirations and hopes for equal treatment at home. Her lower wage and status at work and the threat of divorce reduce what she presses for and actually expects.
By : Arlie Hochschild
Many women my age have known the experience of giving up crucial parts of themselves to please the man they love.
By : Joyce Maynard
No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
By : Napoleon Hill
The woman I am currently crazy about was a vegetarian for a year until I started dating her. As is the case with most vegetarians, she had never eaten properly prepared meat, only commercially packaged or otherwise abused flesh.
By : Steve Albini
The manner of the country makes the usage of life there, and the land will not be lived in except in its own fashion.
By : Mary Austin
I wore a lot of vintage clothing. I dressed like a reporter, with a little card in my hat. I had these fantasies of who I wanted to be, so I'd dress like an explorer, a cowboy. I dressed up like Elton John a lot too. That was another period.
By : Illeana Douglas
Europe is so well gardened that it resembles a work of art, a scientific theory, a neat metaphysical system. Man has re-created Europe in his own image.
By : Aldous Huxley
We had a very energetic floor manager and he was always jumping around all over the place. The director would send down messages like, Can you tell that actor to calm down?
By : Sarah Sutton