Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Behaving like a princess is work. It's not just about looking beautiful or wearing a crown. It's more about how you are inside.
I think every young girl at some point in her early life wonders what it's like to be a princess. They like the idea of dressing up and the fun of it.
Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.
I was raised never to carp about things and never to moan, because in vaudeville, which is my background, you just got on with it through all kinds of adversities.
I would be a fool to deny my own abilities.
Sometimes I'm so sweet even I can't stand it.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
I love singing, and I came to absolutely adore it in the later part of my career.
A lot of my life happened in great, wonderful bursts of good fortune, and then I would race to be worthy of it.
I thought it was all a flash in the pan. It wasn't until Broadway came along that I felt I had really made it.
I play with my grandchildren. I tend to my garden, which I love. Of course, I love to read, and family is really what it's all about.
On the whole, I think women wear too much and are to fussy. You can't see the person for all the clutter.
All careers go up and down like friendships, like marriages, like anything else, and you can't bat a thousand all the time.
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