Find the best quotes by Bette Davis.
Locations are all tough, all miserable. I never left the sound stage for 18 years at Warners. We never went outside the studio, not even…
I work to stay alive.
I was the Marlon Brando of my generation.
I don’t think of myself as a character actress – that’s become a phrase which means you’ve had it.
It is my last wish to be burried sitting up.
Today everyone is a star – they’re all billed as ‘starring’ or ‘also starring’. In my day, we earned that recognition.
I never did pal around with actresses. Their talk usually bored me to tears.
Acting should be bigger than life. Scripts should be bigger than life. It should all be bigger than life.
I sent my flowers across the hall to Mrs Nixon but her husband remembered what a Democrat I am and sent them back.
I was never very interested in boys – and there were plenty of them – vying with one another to see how many famous women…
The only reason anyone goes to Broadway is because they can’t get work in the movies.
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.
I will never be below the title.
I’ve lost my faith in science.
In this rat-race everybody’s guilty till proved innocent!
We movie stars all end up by ourselves. Who knows? Maybe we want to.
To look back is to relax one’s vigil.
That’s me: an old kazoo with some sparklers.
With the newspaper strike on, I wouldn’t consider dying.
I went back to work because someone had to pay for the groceries.
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