Bette Davis

Bette Davis

American Actress, Producer

Lived from: 1908-1989

Quotes: Bette Davis

Quotes 1 till 15 of 21.

1 2 Next 
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
    +5
    Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
    +1
    Fasten your seat belts, it's going to be a bumpy night! [As Margo Channing in All About Eve]
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    Attempt the impossible in order to improve your work.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    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
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    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
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    I'd marry again if I found a man who had 15 million and would sign over half of it to me before the marriage and guarantee he'd be dead within a year.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    I'll play with it first and tell you what it is later.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    It's a rare man who can stand being around an intelligent woman, let alone married to her.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone - but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    Pray to God and say the lines.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    Sex is God's joke on human beings.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    The act of sex, gratifying as it may be, is God's joke on humanity. It is man's last desperate stand at superintendency.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    - +
     0
    The key to life is accepting challenges. Once someone stops doing this, he's dead.
1 2 Next