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Ava Gardner

  • I made it as a star dressed. If I haven't got it dressed, I don't want it.

    • Ava Gardner,
    • in John Robert Colombo, Popcorn in Paradise ()
  • Deep down, I'm pretty superficial.

    • Ava Gardner,
    • 1947, in Roland Flamini, Ava ()
  • Women's liberation as a movement makes some valid points. But in the final analysis, it doesn't matter who wears the pants — as long as there's money in the pockets.

    • Ava Gardner,
    • in Doug McClelland, Star Speak ()
  • Hollywood — that's a place where love is viewed both pragmatically and philosophically in the saying, 'Tis better to have loved and divorced than never to have had any publicity at all.'

    • Ava Gardner,
    • in Doug McClelland, Star Speak ()
  • [On Lana Turner:] We don't see each other anymore. Lana's become a recluse. No one sees her. She thinks absence will make the public's heart grow fonder. All absence does is make people think you're dead.

    • Ava Gardner,
    • in Boze Hadleigh, Hollywood Babble On ()
  • Petting is the study of the anatomy in braille.

    • Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner, U.S. actor

(1922 - 1990)

Full name: Ava Lavinia Gardner.