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Born: 1913-11-02
Profession: Actor
Nation: American
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I judge a restaurant by the bread and by the coffee.

Tags: Bread, Coffee, Judge

I always try to improve, to find new ways of expressing myself, to keep looking for truth and originality.

Tags: Keep, Truth, Try

Sell yourself first, if you want to sell anything.

Tags: Sell, Yourself

A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes.

Tags: Circus, Mother, Rewards

Can anything be more Un-American than the Un-American committee?

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I am interested in being in pictures that I would like to see.

Tags: Interested, Pictures

I am reasonably happy, providing I keep busy.

Tags: Busy, Happy, Keep

I believe we should appeal to people at the higher levels.

Tags: Appeal, Higher, Levels

I feel that I am a good actor.

Tags: Actor, Good

I found marriage somewhat stifling. I don't know that I am the kind of man who ought to be married.

Tags: Found, Marriage, Married

I had the luck of having an obedient body.

Tags: Body, Luck, Obedient

I hate looking backward, but every once in a while it sneaks up on you.

Tags: Hate, Once, While

I have turned down a lot of garbage lately.

Tags: Garbage, Lately, Turned

I walked out of class one day and I never went back.

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I've always wanted to get an education, and tonight's as good a time as any.

Tags: Education, Good, Time

Mother beat the hell out of us. She'd have wild outbursts.

Tags: Hell, Mother, She

My brother never had me to dinner in his life.

Tags: Brother, Dinner, Life

My former wife is a truly wonderful person.

Tags: Truly, Wife, Wonderful

Obviously I am not the young man who came to Hollywood in 1946.

Tags: Hollywood, Obviously, Young

Sometimes I only succeed in beating myself to death.

Tags: Death, Sometimes, Succeed
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Take the feeling of hunger out of your gut, and you're no longer a champion.

Tags: Champion, Feeling, Longer

They were fun days, and we set the town on fire with every movie we did.

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You have to fight against being an antique.

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Everyone who reads me is someone I'd like to hang out with.

Tags: Everyone, Hang, Someone

Expressing political opinion can be a powerful way to establish a character's voice when writing fiction.

Tags: Character, Political, Powerful

I believe that I have such a vanilla life.

Tags: Life, Vanilla

I think people tend to be very myopic and they don't understand how their actions impact others.

Tags: Actions, Others, Understand

I'm a humor writer, so I don't always present myself in the best light.

Tags: Best, Humor, Light

I'm such a fangirl when it comes to other writers. I read 250 books a year, and I'm always talking up books by other authors.

Tags: Books, Read, Year

I'm very detail oriented. I think that's why people enjoy my memoirs - because I tend to remember everything.

Tags: Enjoy, Remember, Why

I've always been able to cook Italian food. That's in my blood because I'm half Sicilian.

Tags: Able, Blood, Food

In real life, I tend to yell at people a lot. Not because I'm bossy or mean, but because I'm frustrated.

Tags: Life, Mean, Real

No matter how happy anyone is with their choices, I believe it's human nature to wonder about the path not taken.

Tags: Happy, Human, Nature

Writing is something that I've always loved. That stems from my love of being a reader.

Tags: Love, Loved, Writing

You can't all of a sudden go to sleep one night and wake up Martha Stewart. It's bit by bit by bit.

Tags: Bit, Night, Sleep

As a reader, I notice political views regardless of whether or not the book is fiction. What annoys me is when said views do nothing to advance the narrative.

Tags: Book, Political, Said

I never ever, ever say anything against my husband to anyone except my husband. Everyone gets in fights, and I think the natural propensity for women is, 'Oh I want to talk to someone.' But the minute you take what bothers you outside the bond between you and your husband, you let someone else into the relationship and that causes a wedge.

Tags: Husband, Someone, Women
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