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Gypsy Rose Lee
“She's descended from a long line her mother listened to.”
“You don't have to be naked to look naked. You just have to think naked.”
“God is love — but get it in writing.”
“I've got everything I always had. Only it's six inches lower.”
“Anything worth doing well is worth doing slowly ... very slowly.”
“Praying is like a rocking chair — it'll give you something to do, but it won't get you anywhere.”
“Today there are seven baths in my house. My favorite has a marble tub with dolphin faucets. I got rid of the mink bathmat: It destroyed the Renaissance quality.”
“'God will protect us,' [my mother] often said to June [Havoc] and me. 'But to make sure, carry a heavy club.'”
Gypsy Rose Lee, U.S. burlesque entertainer, actor, TV personality
(1911 - 1970)
Born: Rose Louise Hovick.