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“What you get is a living — what you give is a life.”
“A happy life is one spent in learning, earning and yearning.”
“Hollywood — an emotional Detroit.”
“The older I get, the more I believe in what I can't explain or understand, even more than the things that are explainable and understandable.”
“You know, when I first went into the movies Lionel Barrymore played my grandfather. Later he played my father and finally he played my husband. If he had lived I'm sure I would have played his mother. That's the way it is in Hollywood. The men get younger and the women get older.”
“You can get through life with bad manners, but it's easier with good manners.”
Lillian Gish, U.S. actor
(1893 - 1993)