Find the best quotes by Carmen Dell’Orefice.
My dream was to become a ballet dancer, but after a year in bed with rheumatic fever at 13, I had grown too tall, and…
I was the one who kept telling my second husband he should become a cinematographer. I paid for him to get his director’s card, and…
I think America may be growing up and accepting the fact that the bulk of life exists beyond 50. Because demographically… the vast population is…
I didn’t marry to have children. I married to have a relationship, and I was blessed with one child. I was an only child, too…
Fashion is more about taste than money – you have to understand your body and tailor clothes to your needs; it’s all about the fit.…
A lot of people around me were really staggeringly rich, which I never have been. I walked in between the raindrops of real money, but…
You know, Italian-Hungarian – no matter how linear and cool I look on the outside, I have all that energy trying to find its way…
When you understand how to do that dance, when the photographer says, ‘Hold it, do it,’ and you know you’re getting it right, oh, the…
We were so poor that my mother would often leave me in a foster home until she could raise enough money to rent rooms for…
We are oceans apart. My mother had a very difficult life.
There’s always a boyfriend. Whatever else I have to give up on, I won’t give up on love.
The money I’ve earned has enabled me to keep my life in my own hands. I had a terrific body, and I got paid for…
My mother was harsh and constantly told me I had jug ears and heaven knows what else. But she was devoted and a hard worker.
My life has been amazing. How many other ladies of 76 can say that the snapshot on their senior citizen’s card was taken by Norman…
I’ve grown up in the lap of the world.
I’m loath to do interviews. What comes out is generally not what I meant or thought I was saying or thought they were asking.
I’m a working woman of 80 trying to work out what the image I can project is. How I can do it with, you know,…
I hate a man who looks dirty.
Even with a computer, I can’t get rid of all the papers in my life.
I exercise every day. I don’t get up and have a cup of coffee anymore, I get up and move to get blood to my…
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