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A woman must make her fortune before she is 30; or work after she is 30; or get married.
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A woman should be like a single flower, not a whole bouquet.
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Acquire the trick of apparently singing to each individual your song. This is done with the eyes and a general attitude of confidential interest you assume toward the orchestra chairs.
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At home in Paris I take a milk bath two times a week, but here on the road it is more difficult. I miss them.
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Because I was little and the youngest, they gave me the darkest corner.
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Charm them with your presence as soon as they look at you.
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Costumes and scenery alone will not attract audiences.
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Even my poor little head... I never thought to go like this.
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For a married woman to flirt is a sin.
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For the privilege of that blonde wig that nobody likes, I paid $150.
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How many women have the courage to start properly with a cold, cold bath early in the morning? I jump in, throw the water, cold as ice, and after the first plunge I am happy.
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I am no suffragette, but let me say here and now that the women are facing the ordeal magnificently.
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I am rewarded with having studied so hard to learn English. I am quick at imitation. If I live here too long, I should lose my accent!
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I am very, very proud of my ability as a cook.
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I cry all the time, and feel so sorry I left my home.
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I do not care for the money, just for the glory.
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I do not like vaudeville, but what can I do? It likes me.
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I do not lounge without stays during the day. To eat without stays is frequently a temptation to the appetite.
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I do not say anything from jealousy.
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I don't believe in hasty marriages.
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I don't want to get married, and I don't want to work after I'm 30, so I must manage my fortune somehow in the next seven years.
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I fear to lose what it is you call my individuality, my charm, the thing that makes me Anna Held. So I go to my home every summer to recover from the fatigue and the accent of the dear America.
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I had been riding in an automobile around Seattle-in all my travels around Europe I had never seen anything like it-I was amazed.
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I have given up trying to be happy. It is no use an leads to nothing.
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I have never known the time when I did not wear stays. My stays are part of me.
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I know I am very beautiful.
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I let my personal feelings take care of themselves. I find that works better.
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I like to talk, I like to be natural, to be myself.
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I live at the dressmaker's. I am being molded into clothes all day long. I get no rest.
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I make a very absurd boy. I do not look like one. I have too much hip. But they clamor to see me in this costume, and that is that, so I try to oblige them.
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I read the papers every day just to discover if one mentions Anna Held.
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I speak English, so I am no longer cute. My tongue itches for French.
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I think the eyes flirt most. There are so many ways to use them.
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I want to see people turn and writhe; make them feel things they cannot see and sometimes do not know.
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I was so young the only way they could use me was to dress me up as an old woman. I must have played all the silent old women in the Jewish repertory.
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I was very adept at acquiring languages.
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I wish to please the people, but I want to make them cry, perhaps. There, I have said it.
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I wish you'd come and play with me, for I have such a way with me.
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If I get married, I think I'd pick out a newspaperman rather than a millionaire. A newspaperman is a regular fellow.
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In America everybody uses notebooks. It is extraordinary. It is droll.
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In France we never see young men flirt until we are grown up. Girls all go out with chaperons there.
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It is a temptation for me to wear all my rings at once.
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It is all very well for so-called sensible people to recommend flat heels and short skirts, but most of us prefer not to be sensible.
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It is quite lovely being single, and I much prefer it.
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It was practically the life of a princess in a fairy tale that my beautiful mother was living.
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Most women are indulgent of themselves. This is a mistake. It should be only the reward of old age.
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My birth, the chroniclers had made to occur in London. I did not see London until I was 12 years old.
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My clothes were ragged and torn, and I slept in a little attic room, which was cold and barren.
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My little dog, he did not get ill. It is so funny that people get ill on a boat and dogs do not.
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No one could possibly look all the time like my photographs. It is dreadfully hard to live up to them. They stare at me everywhere.
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No one ever tells us the truth, even those we love.
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No use for my friends to hope that I will get well. The doctor says no. I should have liked to die in France.
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On Sundays I go to visit very perfect American families, most gentle and interesting. I enjoy myself very much.
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One does not re-light a dead cigarette.
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One does not really achieve the grand success until the people here in New York have seen one and said it was good.
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Pardon me for detaining your attention to ask you the favor of accepting the challenge.
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People look at me and look, but I do not care.
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Please do not ask me to talk about my divorce. Mr. Ziegfeld and I are such very good friends. It is only a little matter quite between ourselves.
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Riding astride is the most healthful and the most comfortable fashion. I have more purchase, more command. It is not good to ride twisted. Any doctor will say the same thing.
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She is an artist, yes, but she has no voice.
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Some women flirt more with what they say, and some with what they do.
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The manager began giving me parts to play and songs to sing, and my salary increased.
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The more they applaud, the bigger your salary will be.
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The new dyes for the skin are quite harmless and wash off at the slightest touch of a special preparation which accompanies them.
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The Royalists in France are a noisy and motley group, but their day has passed. They are oftentimes laughable.
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The vaudeville stage, as I first knew it in Europe, is a splendid school.
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The world was at her feet. Why should an old man or an insignificant child intrude?
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There are so many women who do not know how to fold their clothing, put their clothes on or even go to bed.
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There is no disgrace in working. There was no silver spoon around at the time I was born.
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They have had me born everywhere, even in Indiana. They hae had me from Poland, but that was not I, but my mother.
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They say Paris is so wicked. I think New York is just as bad as Paris and in some things this country is worse.
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To crowd the lungs would be criminal, and not pretty.
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To put on a corset properly is as much of an art as to make a corset properly.
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We must go fast, because the race is against time.
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Whatever success I may have attained is due to the fact that since I was old enough to work at all, my ambition has never deserted me.
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When I get up and before retiring I spend two minutes with breathing exercises. If I did not do these things, how would I look so young?
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Why should I marry my former husband? He pursues me with attentions, with letters and telegrams and flowers.
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Yes, I am seeking a husband. As soon as the right man asks me, I shall say, It is not good for a woman to live alone.
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You instinctively discover how to entertain an audience.
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You'll never catch a man if you let him think you are too smart.
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