"The rose that all are praising
is not the rose for me."
T. H. Bayly
"Half the work that is done in this world is to make things appear what they are not." *
Elias Root Beadle
"Enthusiasms, like stimulants, are often affected by people with small mental ballast."
"Are you living for the things you are praying for?"
US educator, clergy
"Acting is not just 'another day, another dollar.' If I hate a script or think it's foolish or in bad taste, I'm miserable."
(died near his birthday)
"In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nationsit's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir." *
J. Stuart Keate
"I was only nineteen but even then I knew there could never be anyone else. I didn't consider myself 'good enough' for her. She made me want to be somebody. We were happy. Or at least I thought we were."
, on ex-wife Jennifer Jones
"I think a man can have two, maybe three, affairs while he is married. But three is the absolute maximum. After that, you're cheating."
Italian-French singer, actor
(was married to Simone Signoret)
"Every day, people are straying away from the Church and going back to God."
"If they called me up, I would puke."
US singer (Montrose, Van Halen)
, on Van Halen
"The United States is like the guy at the party who gives cocaine to everyone and still nobody likes him."
(Photo by Pat Johnson)
"I was supposedly living this glamorous life, but I was crippled by the idea of growing old and where do I go next? The whole age thingin our industry, it's everything."
"If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now."
(sister of Donny Osmond)
"I feel like I'm the best, but you're not going to get me to say that."
US football great
"I don't use a pen. I write with a goose quill dipped in venom."
"I made some movies, but lucky for me, I made even better friends." *