It's not good to make sentimental journeys. You see the differences instead of the sameness.

— Mary Astor

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There are five stages in the life of an actor: Who's Mary Astor? Get me Mary Astor. Get me a Mary Astor type. Get me a young Mary Astor. Who's Mary Astor?


Life without emotions is like an engine without fuel.


A painter paints, a musician plays, a writer writes - but a movie actor waits.


Sex as something beautiful may soon disappear.

Once it was a knife so finely honed the edge was invisible until it was touched and then it cut deep. Now it is so blunt that it merely bruises and leaves ugly marks.


Once you start asking questions, innocence is gone.


The man who goes fishing gets something more than the fish he catches.


Things grew and lived in constant adversity, ingenious in solving problems of existence.


Audiences will get just as tired of people wrestling on a bed as they did of Tom Mix kissing his horse.


A person without a memory is either a child or an amnesiac.

A country without a memory is neither a child nor an amnesiac, but neither is it a country.


The reminder that there are people who have worse troubles than you is not an effective pain-killer.


Our security must be threatened in order for us to appreciate it.


to move the wheels of justice is a ponderous business.


About Mary Astor

Quotes 14 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Birthday October 16

the boys had learned that laughter stilled anxiety.

It cleared away mystery. If you could laugh at something, it erased its importance.