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About Bette Davis
Bette Davis was an American actor.
After acting in a few early plays, Bette Davis debuted on Broadway in Broken Dishes. She started acting in film during the early 1930s. She at first had trouble fitting in at Hollywood, but eventually was allowed to act on the film The Bad Sister. She was then in five other flops, and her producers were thinking of letting her go. However, after her lead role in The Man Who Played God, critics praised Davis, and she became a Hollywood star. She is most famous for films like All About Eve and Now, Voyager.
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Famous quotes by Bette Davis
A sure way to lose happiness, I found, is to want it at the expense of everything else.Bette Davis
An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know.Bette Davis
Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.Bette Davis
Basically, I believe the world is a jungle, and if it's not a bit of a jungle in the home, a child cannot possibly be fit to enter the outside world.Bette Davis
Brought up to respect the conventions, love had to end in marriage. I'm afraid it did.Bette Davis
I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No set goal achieved satisfies. Success only breeds a new goal. The golden apple devoured has seeds. It is endless.Bette Davis
I do not regret one professional enemy I have made. Any actor who doesn't dare to make an enemy should get out of the business.Bette Davis
I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.Bette Davis
I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.Bette Davis
I went back to work because someone had to pay for the groceries.Bette Davis
I work to stay alive.Bette Davis
I'd luv to kiss ya, but I just washed my hair.Bette Davis
I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year.Bette Davis
I've always liked men better than women.Bette Davis
I've lost my faith in science.Bette Davis
In this business, until you're known as a monster you're not a star.Bette Davis
Men become much more attractive when they start looking older. But it doesn't do much for women, though we do have an advantage: make-up.Bette Davis
Old age is no place for sissies.Bette Davis
Sex is God's joke on human beings.Bette Davis
Strong women only marry weak men.Bette Davis
The best time I ever had with Joan Crawford was when I pushed her down the stairs in Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?Bette Davis
The only reason anyone goes to Broadway is because they can't get work in the movies.Bette Davis
There are new words now that excuse everybody. Give me the good old days of heroes and villains, the people you can bravo or hiss. There was a truth to them that all the slick credulity of today cannot touch.Bette Davis
This has always been a motto of mine: Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.Bette Davis
To fulfill a dream, to be allowed to sweat over lonely labor, to be given a chance to create, is the meat and potatoes of life. The money is the gravy.Bette Davis
Wave after wave of love flooded the stage and washed over me, the beginning of the one great durable romance of my life.Bette Davis
Bette Davis' Popularity
Bette Davis was a famous American actress, who was born on April 5, 1908. As a person born on this date, Bette Davis is listed in our database as the 15th most popular celebrity for the day (April 5) and the 7th most popular for the year (1908).
People born on April 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Bette Davis is the 325th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Bette Davis' birthday, Bette Davis is the 2203rd most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
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