I love to laugh.It's the only way to live. Enjoy each day-it's not coming back again!

โ€” Doris Day

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Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.


I like joy; I want to be joyous; I want to have fun on the set; I want to wear beautiful clothes and look pretty. I want to smile and I want to make people laugh. And that's all I want. I like it. I like being happy. I want to make others happy.


I have found that when you are deeply troubled, there are things you get from the silent devoted companionship of a dog that you can get from no other source.


Vulgarity begins when imagination succumbs to the explicit


If it's true that men are such beasts, this must account for the fact that most women are animal lovers.


Killing an animal to make a coat is sin. It wasn't meant to be, and we have no right to do it.


When I see Liz Taylor with those Harry Winston boulders hanging from her neck I get nauseated. Not figuratively, but nauseated! All I can think of are how many dog shelters those diamonds could buy.


I always felt that making a living wasn't the easiest thing in the world, and I decided I was going straight ahead and try to be as uncomplicated as possible. The important thing in life is just living and loving.


Well I do find the beauty in animals. I find beauty everywhere. I find beauty in my garden.


If I can do it, you can do it. Anybody can.


A woman gains status when she refuses to see anything killed to be put on her back. Then sheโ€™s truly beautiful.


It was the only ambition I ever had - not to be a dancer or Hollywood movie star, but to be a housewife in a good marriage.


About Doris Day

Quotes 54 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Birthday October 16

I love all the shows that encourage people to love, appreciate and help animals.

There are more programs about animals than ever, and that pleases me.


If there is a heaven, I'm sure Rock Hudson is there because he was such a kind person.


When I recorded for Columbia, I could usually do anything in one take.

..I would invariably want to use the first take because that would be the one that was spontaneous and fresh.


If a man does something silly, people say, 'Isn't he silly?' If a woman does something silly, people say, 'Aren't women silly?


The succession of cheerful, period musicals I made, plus Oscar Levant's widely publicized remark about my virginity, contributed to what has been called my "image", which is a word that baffles me. There never was any intent on my part either in my acting or in my private life to create any such thing as an image.


in the press, my sex life was something else again.

I was Lady Bountiful of the Sheets. Some of the best fiction of the Sixties was written about my amorous adventures with an assortment of lovers who could have only been chosen by a berserk random sampler.


The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.


I couldn't walk for almost three years.

That was the greatest thing that happened. Instead of dancing, I sang.


I just feel so fortunate and so blessed to have been able to entertain people in the theatres and on record, it's just an amazing life that I've experienced.


A person does not leave a good marriage for someone else.


I don't know if I want to get married again.


Some of the downbeat pictures, in my opinion, should never be made at all.

Most of them are made for personal satisfaction, to impress other actors who say "Oh, God! what a shot, what camera work!" But the average person in the audience, who bought his ticket to be entertained, doesn't see that at all. He comes out depressed.


I had a wonderful family including my aunts, uncles and cousins but they've all gone to heaven.


I am deeply grateful to the President and to my country.

... To come from Cincinnati, Ohio, for God's sake, then to go to Hollywood, and to get this kind of tribute from my country. ... I love this country so much.


It has been said that the body is like an automobile - it's yours, but it isn't you.


The really frightening thing about middle age is that you know you'll grow out of it!


I have never found in a human being loyalty that is comparable to a dog's loyalty.


The happiest times in my life were the days when I was traveling with Les Brown and his band.


I've just always loved animals.


if you play the numbers game and become obsessed with it, as so many in Hollywood are, sooner or later you have to face the depressing fact that if you are number one the only place you can go is down.


I don't even like parties.


I always feel a rise in my scalp or in the backs of my wrists when something is special, whether it be a song or a man.


I had been involved in animal welfare groups, but DDAL presented an opportunity to actually create and pass legislation aimed at issues which really matter to so many people. From local spaying and neutering ordinances, to legislation against puppy mills, to standards to prevent animals from being tested for the sake of a new cosmetic, we could - and did - make a difference.


Almost all of "Julie" was shot on location in Carmel, which is a lovely resort town a little south of San Francisco. My co-star was Louis Jourdan, whom I liked very much. An amiable man, very gentle, very much interested in the people around him; we had a good rapport and I found talking to him a joy . . . We would take long walks on the beautiful Carmel beach, chatting by the hour.


Would you believe, I am still offered scripts and projects all the time?


I like Michael Buble.


I'm going to do as much as I can for the animal world, and I'll never stop.


I think everything in my life has led to my animal welfare work.


No matter what happens, if I get pushed down, Iโ€™m going to come right back up.


I liked being married instead of the girl who's looking for a guy.


Older, younger, anyone can help. We've learned that our legislators listen, and people with passionate and thoughtful concerns make a difference every day. We've had constituents initiate legislation, lobby for it, organize meetings and events, and, of course, call, mail, e-mail and visit legislators to express their views. It's really great to see how much difference that individuals can make.


You haven't lived until you've lived with a cat.


It's quite an experience to have filming done in your house.

When they come in, they photograph every piece of furniture and where it is so they can get them back exactly where you had them. You'd never know they'd been here.


I like to sing love songs.


For every dollar spent on spaying and neutering now, $17 is saved and can be used for other community projects. We work with the animals and the people who love them.


If so many people love me, how come I'm alone?


Your skin, and your whole body, goes into repair mode when you sleep.